OBITUARIES

Mr. Phil Langridge

Kingwill  Stephen D. Kingwill, age 66, formerly of Belmont passed away on Monday, September 12, 2011, at Masonic Pathways in Alma. Stephen was a member of the Rockford Lodge #246 F&AM and the Shriners. He and his father George were members of the Shriner’s Clown Team and put a lot of time and effort at […]

MAIN STREET by Roger Allen, publisher

New kid A few years ago, after decades in rural Rockford, I finally got a home right in town. The neighborhood could be out of a book titled something like “The American Dream.” It’s a quiet little street without much traffic, shaded by big old trees and close to downtown. It didn’t take me long […]

THE TAX ATTIC with Jerry Coon

Tax court case examined The Detroit Tigers have made the playoffs. They were playing on the West Coast against Oakland last week when they clinched the American League Central Division title. West Coast night games typically start at 10 p.m. here in Michigan, but it was a Friday night, so I was determined to stay […]

BIRTHDAYS September 24–30

24 Jerry Rodel, Paula Sedrowski, Andy Tidey  25 Kelly McWaters, Frank Phillips 26 Elisabeth Brasure, Mildred Bylsma, Emily Harr, Lois Kremers, Dillon Maharry 27 Rich Kogelschatz 28 Pam Middleton, Val Northcutt, Trevor TenBrink 29 Ellen Jean Alkema 30 Bonnie Bustraan, Amanda Klinger, Michael G. TenBrink, Sandy Venman

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