The Rockford Squire travels to Argentina

After 13 years, Jorge Rodriguez of Rockford and his wife Wendy travel with The Rockford Squire to his home town of Mendoza, Argentina to visit with family. Argentina is the land of good sun, many vineyards and charming people. They are pictured here with Jorge’s mother Alicia, who was so excited to see her son […]

The Squire along for Yellowstone trip

“This summer our family headed out west for our family vacation,” reported readers Mark and Marsha Cizuuskas. “We made  sure to bring a copy of the Squire so that we could make sure and take some pictures with the paper. Our family really enjoys the Squire. Reading local stories about people we know is great. One of our stops was Yellowstone National Park. This is a picture of our children, Josh, Kate, Kenda and Kiley Cizauskas, at the Lower Falls in Yellowstone  National Park. We had a wonderful time and would encourage everyone to try and take a trip out west to see God’s beautiful creation. Thanks again for publishing a great paper. We read it every week!”

Bookwalter takes Squire to Paris

Brent Bookwalter, a 2002 Rockford High School graduate, and Angela Anderson, a Rockford Freshman Center teacher, pose in Paris, France, at the finish of the 2011 Tour de France on Sunday, July 24. Bookwalter is the son of Rockford residents Connie and Jack Zinger and Harry and Bunny Bookwalter and brother of Taylor Bookwalter. His team, BMC Pro Cycling, came into Paris with the yellow jersey on rider Cadel Evans.

Canine readers take local paper on vacation

These three pups brought the Rockford Squire along on their trip to Hilton Head Island this winter. They are Angus (border collie) Annie (bichon) and Dugie (bichon).  Matt and Judie Norton, who escorted their pets, were happy to take a picture while the dogs were bringing their paper to the beach to catch up on local news.

The Squire vacations in Florida

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The Rockford Squire traveled along with the Altena family and friends for a quick winter getaway in Florida December 16 to 24. Their trip started out with a flight to Fort Myers and three days enjoying the beach and the restaurants, ending with the rest of the trip in Treasure Island. During their stay, they […]