‘Playing in the mud’

THIS IS HOW MEN VACUUM—Crews from Advanced HydroAir and Rockford’s Department of Public Services (DPS) remove water and mud from a hole DPS dug to reach a damaged service main.

Rockford DPS quick to fix broken pipes The news comes right to the front door at The Rockford Squire newspaper. Bright and early Tuesday, July 5, a wet front parking lot dampened any lingering holiday cheer. Water coming up from under the sidewalk area was addressed by crews from the Rockford Department of Public Services […]

The Rockford Squire visits Morocco

BEAUTIFUL, ENLIGHTENING, FASCINATING—Gene and Sue Kuehle of Rockford took the Squire with them on a tour of Morocco, Africa for three weeks. They went from seashore, over the mountains and into the Sahara Desert and more. The country overflows  with centuries-old customs and traditions. Gene and Sue are pictured here in the medina (old city) of Marrakesh. They were very close to Place Jemaa el-Fna, which is the hub of activity.

Sharply dressed men browsing the Squire

How do five sharply dressed men plan their Saturday night in Rockford?  They browse through locally scheduled events in the Rockford Squire. This dapper fivesome discovered a Kentucky Derby Party taking place at Our Lady of Consolation Church, and could not think of a better way to relish in their outfits. The fabulous five include Bill Frodl (Green), Mike Jager (Orange), Robert Wilson (Red), Brian Floerchinger (Blue), and Steve Vachon (Pink).  

Squire introduces Account Rep Karn Crooks

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Karn Crooks has been with the Rockford Squire newspaper as an account representative since June, 2009. Karn grew up on the east side of the state in a suburb between Detroit and Ann Arbor, where most of her roots were planted. Now she lives in Rockford and many of her family members have transfered to […]

Herman’s Boy Floyd returns from Florida vacation with new employee in tow

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Se habla español? Now everyone knows that Floyd Havemeier, of Rockford’s Herman’s Boy, likes to keep his thumb on the pulse of Rockford. (Huge understatement!) So it came to pass that Floyd and wife Sharon would not embark on a well-deserved two-month winter R&R hiatus to the Gulf coast of Florida unless the boys back […]