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  1. Recognizing the Board of Ed., Students of the Month, and more highlights from January board meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | Rockford Squire

    Recognizing the Rockford Board of Education and the great accomplishments of the district under the Board's guidance was one of the highlights of a recent meeting. Lakes Elementary Principal Sharon Wells acknowledged that January was Board of Education appreciation month and presented the Board members with cards made by the school's second graders that thanked the members for their service.

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  2. Local physician and Rockford Girls Swim team both recognized by BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 31 | Rockford Squire

    The Rockford Board of Education recognized several individuals recently including a local doctor who has contributed to the Rockford community. "He has contributed a great deal to the school system and our students," said Linda Rothenthaler, former school district nurse.

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  3. Man sent to prison in drunken-driving crash that killed best friendRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | MLive.com

    ... is obviously a very serious crime," Quist said. The crash happened May 18 on M-57 in Algoma Township just north of Rockford where both the defendant and victim lived. Grzbowski was driving a 2001 Ford Mustang west on M-57 when attempted to turn left ...

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  4. Vietnam War veterans to be honored at Grand Rapids ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | MLive.com

    ... Vietnam War, is held by Michigan Sens. Mike Kowall, R-White Lake; Dave Hildenbrand, R-Lowell; and Pete MacGregor, R-Rockford. The three state lawmakers encourage veterans, family members and any interested residents to join in the ceremony to pay ...

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  5. Rockford Area Historical Society News and Updates for January 26th, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | Rockford Squire

    The last "Nugget of Rockford History" question asked readers to identify by last name three families that have more than one member in the Rockford High School Athletic Hall of Fame. When I asked the "Nugget", I knew there were a few, but I was surprised to look back and find that there are twelve families that could be correct answers.

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  6. Peter S. Christophel, 73Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | The Daily News-Record

    Peter Schlosser Christophel, 73, passed away Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017, in his home in Rockford, Mich. He was the widower of Carol Cunningham Christophel.

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  7. Thousands of Kent County students to begin next school year in AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | MLive.com

    ... District say they plan to start school one or two weeks before Tuesday, Sept. 5, after the holiday. Last year, Rockford was the only district returning to class early. The reasons cited are rooted in improving student performance, reducing summer ...

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  8. Public meeting next week in Rockford for M-44 constructionRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 22 | State of Michigan

    ... period to learn more about the project and provide comments. WHERE: Cannon Township Center 6878 Belding Road. Rockford Special accommodations can be made for persons with disabilities and limited English speaking ability. Large print materials, ...

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  9. Hope Athletics roundup: Monday, February 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | WHTC

    Hope College's Chad Carlson has been selected the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association Men's Basketball Player of the Week for games played January 30-February 5. The senior guard from Rockford, Michigan is receiving the award for the first time after averaging 22.5 points per game and setting a single-game record for 3-pointers during a two-game stretch last week for the MIAA-leading Flying Dutchmen. Carlson scored a career-high 30 points and made a single-game school record 10 3-pointers during a 93-88 win at Olivet on Wednesday.

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  10. Hope guard, Rockford native Chad Carlson lauded by MIAARead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | MLive.com

    Hope College's Chad Carlson has been selected the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association Men's Basketball Player of the Week for games played January 30-February 5. The senior guard from Rockford, Michigan is receiving the award for the first time after averaging 22.5 points per game and setting a single-game record for 3-pointers during a two-game stretch last week for the MIAA-leading Flying Dutchmen. Carlson scored a career-high 30 points and made a single-game school record 10 3-pointers during a 93-88 win at Olivet on Wednesday.

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  11. Hope men's basketball wins at Alma, moves closer to MIAA titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 4 | MLive.com

    ... at home against Trine on Wednesday, Feb. 8. The Flying Dutchmen never trailed after senior guard Chad Carlson of Rockford, Michigan (Rockford) hit a 3-pointer 29 seconds into the game. Hope jumped out to a 10-0 lead and led 37-31 at halftime. ...

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  12. ServiceChannel Helps Wolverine Worldwide Empower Its Stores with...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | Building Operating Management

    ServiceChannel, a SaaS service automation platform for facilities managers and contractors, today announced that Rockford, MI-based Wolverine Worldwide has deployed its facilities management software to better manage its repair and maintenance requirements across 300 stores comprised of some of the most familiar brands in footwear including Sperry Top-Sider, Merrell, Hush Puppies, Sebago, Saucony, Stride Rite, and Wolverine Boots. Two, it wanted to centralize its work order management process to replace its highly disparate systems and processes due to the integration of new brands through mergers and acquisitions.

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  13. Lipe flourishes at young age for Brown BearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | Peninsula Clarion

    ... Lipe got this ability from stokes the old debate of nature vs. nurture. Lipe is the son of Jeff and Kelly Lipe of Rockford, Michigan, and neither played hockey. When he was about 4, Lipe saw a neighbor playing hockey in the street and decided he ...

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  14. Museum discounts and 10 other things to know about new Kent County taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | MLive.com

    ... to her brother, Brayden, 3, both from Sparta, as cousins, Charlee Goltz, 3, and her sister, Jade, 2, both from Rockford, look on. They visited the zoo to celebrate Jade's birthday. The $8.9 million raised annually through the millage will be split ...

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  15. Chad Carlson hits record 10 3s, Hope men's basketball wins at OlivetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | MLive.com

    ... win vs. Adrian in 2001 and Daane Griffeth in an 106-74 win vs. Tri-State (now Trine) in 2005. The senior guard from Rockford, Michigan (Rockford HS) helped the Flying Dutchmen take advantage of Olivet's focus on defending senior forward Harrison ...

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  16. See the snowfall totals in West Michigan from the Alberta ClipperRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | MLive.com

    ... nches of snowfall as of 8 a.m. Tuesday was recorded in Kent County near Ada and 4.5 inches as of 11 a.m. Tuesday in Rockford.

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  17. National signing day: Northwestern's key questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 30 | Chicago Tribune

    ... Class of 2018 in December. He has size, a strong arm and mobility and plays in a spread system. He's a native of Rockford, Mich., so Michigan and Michigan State might make a push if he has a big senior season. Louie Vaccher, the NU recruiting ...

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  18. Rockford Rams right the ship with pair of wins in KalamazooRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 30 | Rockford Squire

    The Rockford Rams Varsity Hockey Club traveled to Kalamazoo on January 20 and 21 in hopes of ending a three-game skid. Match-ups against Mattawan and Portage Northern is just what the doctor ordered.

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  19. MSP: Woman, 19, killed in crash near RockfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | WOODTV.com

    The two-vehicle crash happened at the intersection of 14 Mile Road and Berrigan Avenue NE, north of Rockford, around 8:30 a.m. Police say a car heading eastbound on 14 Mile Road hit the back of a stopped flatbed truck which was waiting to make a left turn onto Berrigan Avenue. The driver of the car, a 19-year-old Rockford woman, was taken to Spectrum Health Butterworth Hospital where she later died.

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  20. Rockford teachers headed to manufacturer's campus to help workers earn diplomasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | MLive.com

    Rockford Public Schools is launching a pilot in February that will send adult education teachers to the campus of Byrne Electrical Specialists to help employees earn diplomas.

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