Community news and notes for week of Nov. 11-17, 2009

Brigette Carlson Roquet passed the Master Program Director Exam and is now Master Rated with the Professional Skaters Association. She is also a new member of the United States Figure Skating (U.S.F.S.) Basic Skills Mentoring Committee. She is the youngest Master-Rated coach teaching at the Riverview Ice House and Carlson Arctic Ice Arena. She is also the figure skating program director for the Rockford Park District. … Erin Lyons of Rockford was hired by Lallemand Animal Nutrition, North America, as a sales and marketing intern for the Midwest. Lyons is a 2009 graduate of the University of Illinois with a degree in animal science. Her responsibilities will include conducting market surveys. … The Illinois Funeral Directors Association honored Bruce Olson of Olson Funeral and Cremation Services as a 40-year licensee of funeral service at its convention in Springfield. He was recognized for his contribution to the funeral service industry, among other honors.

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From the November 11-17, 2009 issue

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