September 22 2011

West Michigan Healing Field flags still available for community to keep memory of victims alive

September 22, 2011 // 0 Comments

If you missed the emotional and breath-taking “Healing Field Memorial” display of some 3,200 flags during the 3-day Labor Day weekend at Cannonsburg Ski Area you can still get a glimpse of the tribute to those who lost their lives on September 11, 2001. Smaller in scope but no less fitting are the 100+ flags proudly on display in front of the Bishop Hills Elder Care [...]

WWW announces Mega Tent Sale to benefit Heart of West Michigan United Way

September 22, 2011 // 0 Comments

Wolverine Worldwide (WWW) will host its second annual Mega Tent Sale, which will offer West Michigan residents another opportunity to receive incredible savings and benefit a great cause. This year the selection has grown to include a second tent with more than just the standard sample sizes. All proceeds will go to the Heart of West Michigan United Way to support the [...]

Join Mona’s 90th celebration

September 22, 2011 // 0 Comments

Mona S. Root, wife of Herman (deceased), and her family wish to extend an invitation to an open house celebration of her 90th birthday. The celebration will be held at the United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall, 159 Maple Street, Rockford. Coffee, cake and punch will be served from 1 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 24. No presents, [...]

Gift of recognition puts brick buyers in good company

September 22, 2011 // 0 Comments

Consider Recognition Plaza tribute for holiday giving  by BETH ALTENA Historians, RACE board members, friends and family joined in recognition of the area’s historically important people in spring of 2011. This year’s inductees were the late Paul Robe and Homer Burch. Indisputably, the shops and service providers in downtown Rockford are among the best local sources [...]
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