Zwiers Appointed President, Outdoor Group at Wolverine World Wide

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Wolverine World Wide, Inc. has announced the appointment of James D. Zwiers to the position of president, outdoor group. The company’s outdoor group consists of the Merrell, Chaco and Patagonia Footwear brands. Since joining the company in 1998, Zwiers has had broad experience in brand and business strategy, and retail, domestic and international wholesale, licensing, […]

Jupiter Medical Aesthetics Offers a Wide Range of Health and Beauty Options

‘We can make your skin glow’ The first thing visitors notice about Jupiter Medical Aesthetics is the relaxing, friendly atmosphere. A facial is a soothing yet rejuvenating experience that gives a wonderful healthy feel to skin. Deep cleansing with products chosen for your own skin type includes warming with a hot towel while enjoying a […]

Rockford Dry Dock Celebrating One Year Anniversary

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Having weathered the economic storm that has ravaged the state and nation, Rockford’s premier destination for exclusive wines and beers is proud to celebrate its one year anniversary. “We opened the doors last February, wanting to share our love of beer and wine with downtown Rockford,” said co-owner Sue Ten Broeke, “In the year since, […]

Fireside Pizzeria is Your Local Mom and Pop Operation

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After years in the pizza business Jim Sebree decided to strike out on his own. He and wife Karen opened Fireside Pizzeria at 8460 Algoma Avenue in Rockford 16 months ago and have been happy with their family-owned business ever since. “We selected this location because of the proximity to the growing side of Rockford […]

Advanced Aquariums Celebrates Anniversary with Expansion

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by CLIFF and NANCY HILL On February 15, 2007, John and Heather Richardson moved Advanced Aquarium Services from their Rockford home to a storefront location in Rockford at the corner of Northland Drive and East Main. Little did they know that the country was about to begin a downward economic spiral. Sunday, February 15, Advanced […]