Vandals hit "Welcome to Rockford" sign

Vandals hit "Welcome to Rockford" sign

There are 11 comments on the WZZM Grand Rapids story from Aug 24, 2007, titled Vandals hit "Welcome to Rockford" sign. In it, WZZM Grand Rapids reports that:

Vandals took advantage of a city-wide power outage to damage the "Welcome to Rockford" sign at 10 Mile Road NE and River Street.

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Michigan is a Joke

Gilbert, AZ

#1 Aug 24, 2007
It was me....don't tell

Since: Jul 07

Madison, WI

#2 Aug 24, 2007
I figured it was you! Most likely some teenagers, hope they get caught and taught some disapline.(sp)

“Personal responsibility is key”

Since: Aug 07

West Michigan

#3 Aug 24, 2007
Sounds like the first day of school cant come fast enough! Thsts too bad- it is a really pretty sign too. The city did a good job remodeling that area.

Canton, MI

#4 Aug 24, 2007
They should find these individuals and sentence them to plenty of community service.

Since: Jul 07


#5 Aug 24, 2007
They will find them...thats the thing about kids and teens...they talk and brag...they just cannot seem to keep their mouths shut...ha..and it WILL get back to someone who will tell on them!

Broomfield, CO

#6 Aug 24, 2007
If they catch the kids who did it, punish them, unless they are football players - then let them off so they can play all their games and then throw a parade in their honor
Sharon B

Lafayette, CO

#7 Aug 24, 2007
Fran wrote:
If they catch the kids who did it, punish them, unless they are football players - then let them off so they can play all their games and then throw a parade in their honor
...AHHH,you know Rockford huh?

Rockford, MI

#8 Aug 25, 2007
Nooooooo kidding! And let's not forget the drug problem in the high school that no one wants to talk about!

Hey Mr. Shibler! How 'bout that elephant in the room?!!

Broomfield, CO

#9 Aug 25, 2007
Rockford = an athletic programs with a city and a couple of classrooms attached to it, populated by pushy parents - most of whom are delusional enough to think their kid will be the next Michael Jordan. And we pay our taxes to subsidize their kids' athletic careers

Crystal, MI

#10 Aug 25, 2007
I think all high schools are like Rockford.
I graduated 2 years ago and 8 out of the 10 kids in my class's top 10 smoked marijuana on a daily basis.
They were going to do drug testing for the athletes, but even the athletic director said, "no", to that idea because we wouldn't have any teams!
just call me cracker

Grand Rapids, MI

#11 Aug 26, 2007
Just another Pleasant Valley Sunday (Welcome to Stepford, Er I mean Rockford, or is it Stepford? ADA? No It's Stepford.)

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