Start planning for winter weather mail delivery

Planning ahead for snow, ice ensures delivery, safety It’s hard to stay ahead of bad weather. The snow and ice always seem to know when we have plans, special things we need to do, or when we just want to stay inside where it’s warm and toasty. No matter when bad weather comes, it’s important […]

New store offers tastes of Tuscany

Rockford keeps tasting better and better. Find out for yourself at Old World Olive Press, which opened for business Black Friday, November 27 at 65 Bridge Street. The old-world European flair of the store is like stepping into a shop in Italy, and the walls are lined with bottles of olive oil and Balsamic vinegars, […]

A very special local Christmas concert

Proceeds will benefit local Special Olympics Michigan athletes The holiday season is a time for giving. This holiday season several local musicians are giving back to the community by banding together. They’ll perform a concert on Dec. 14th at 7 p.m. at the Fountain Street Church in Grand Rapids, Mich. to help benefit Special Olympics […]

RCC seeks award nominations

AWARDED ACCEPTED—John Decker’s sons accept te business of the year award for John Decker Chevrolet at last years Chamber Awards dinner.

The Rockford Chamber of Commerce (RCC) is currently accepting nominations for their Business of Distinction awards. The nomination process is open to the community to give everyone the opportunity to nominate and honor the RCC area businesses. The RCC serves the City of Rockford and Algoma, Cannon, Courtland and Plainfield townships. Nominations are being accepted through […]

Brownie Troop 3551 earns badges

BADGES EARNED—Brownie Troop 3551 from Crestwood Elementary School earns “make-it, eat-it” badges at Blythefield Country Club with Chef Jeff Hiler. The girls made caramel apples and pizza. Pictured are (front, l–r) Claire Froumis, Sydney McCreery, Anna Hodsdon, Sophia Stauffer, Dana Brouse; (back) Lauren Kostus, Rachel Gamm, Sydney Reinke, Regan Dalton, Ashlee Wheaton, Baylie Jenkins, and […]