The Rockford Chamber of Commerce (RCC) wants to promote education in the local area. Each year the chamber offers area students the opportunity to vie for a $1,000 scholarship to further their education. The scholarship award may be used for public, private or community colleges, universities and specialized schools or training programs directly following the […]
Five Rockford instrumental music students were selected to be part of the 400 students chosen for this year’s Michigan School Band and Orchestra Association’s (MSBOA) All-State Bands.
Five Rockford instrumental music students were selected to be part of the 400 students chosen for this year’s Michigan School Band and Orchestra Association’s (MSBOA) All-State Bands. Over 2,000 students auditioned for a coveted chair in the five instrumental ensembles: Middle School Band, Middle School String Orchestra, High School Band, High School Orchestra and High […]
Despite the onslaught of many inches of snow last November and this early February, Rockford’s roads and parking spaces are surprisingly clear of snow. It isn’t the snow fairy removing snow but our people at the Department of Public Works with plows, backhoes and dump trucks working away. The DPW people plow the snow into […]
The Rockford Department of Public Safety will host the 10th annual “Rockford Youth Night” at MVP Sports Club on Friday, February 20. Children will enjoy an opportunity to swim or play basketball, football, volleyball and dodgeball with their local police officers and fire fighters. The event will also include a pizza party and a fire […]