Praise in the Park returns to downtown

The community is invited to experience an evening of Christian music in the beautiful setting of Rockford’s Garden Club Park on the banks of the Rogue River near the downtown dam. Praise in the park runs Sundays from 6 to 7:15 every week June through August. Former Rockford Mayor Rich Mull was instrumental in bringing […]

Rockford Aces present annual charity concert

The Rockford Aces are celebrating their fifth successful year with their annual Charity Concert on Thursday, May 30 at 7pm in the RHS Auditorium. The twelve men of the Rockford Aces, all members of the RHS Choirs, will perform a wide variety of popular and classical music, including music from their two CDs. Additionally, they […]

Rogue River Artists’ Association and Epic Coffee House collaborate to provide new exhibition space


Members of the Rogue River Artists’ Association recently installed a hanging system for two-dimensional art on the interior south brick wall of Epic Coffee House, 9 N. Main Street, downtown Rockford. Diana Sorensen, new owner of Epic Coffee House, suggested that the local non-profit artist’s organization utilize the space to exhibit member’s work. Only members […]

Rockford Chamber Singers perform at prestigious recital

It’s the highest honor a high school vocal ensemble can receive in Michigan: to perform at the Michigan Youth Arts Festival (MYAF). And once again this year, Rockford Choirs will be represented at the MSVMA Solo & Ensemble Recital on May 10. The Rockford Chamber Singers, directed by Mandy Mikita Scott, earned this honor by […]

Legacy competition brings former Rhythm Dance Center star home

Rhythm Dance Center (RDC), located in Belmont Michigan, recently competed in the Legacy National Dance Competition in Coopersville and celebrated the homecoming of one of its own, Rachel Siegel. Studio owner and artistic director, Jen Hanes, was glad to see her former student (who also happens to be a cousin) and knew her competitive dancers […]