Rockford Coaches Share Success with Rockford Lions

Rockford’s basketball coach Nick Allen and baseball coach Ian Hearn were invited to share a personal narrative of their team’s recent successes with the Rockford Lions Club. Both coaches guided their teams to state championship games last season with a similar coaching philosophy and style. In Allen’s first year as the Rockford High School’s head […]

Networking luncheon was ‘bring a friend’ special

The October 8 Rockford Chamber of Commerce luncheon was a networking session held at the Wolverine World Wide YMCA and was catered by Twisted Vine.

Next event is afterhours hosted by White Insurance and H&S Companies   By BETH ALTENA   At a luncheon attended by Rockford Chamber members and potential members was a chance to network and learn about other businesses. Attendees were asked to stand and describe how another business helped their business and how they did it. […]

Rockford Area Historical Society News & Update

Terry Konkle – President   One day last week a long time friend and I did some reminiscing about Rockford athletics and considered the changes over the years. This experience caused me to recall other memories of our area, and I thought I would mention a few in this column. Let’s begin with a few […]

Rockford Area Historical Society News & Update

By TERRY KONKLE President   Our fundraising auction is over! The positive three-day event proved once again that our area cares about making a difference in our history by supporting projects that benefit our community and its people. Over three hundred and fifty items were donated by individuals, families and businesses and about ninety five […]

Curves and Gild the Lily benefit Relay for Life

By Erin Cole   Curves involvement with Relay for Life, the American Cancer Society May fundraiser began from personal connections to those affected by cancer. Curves has given Gild the Lily the opportunity to join them in raising money for Relay for Life. A table and chairs will be auctioned at Gild the Lily on […]