Rockford is a community of “green thumbs”

Rockford Garden Club initiates  project to beautify the perimeter of the Community Garden located behind the Rockford Administration Building.  Pictured (l- r) Dave Hoovier, Jim Kilbourne, and Nancy Kilbourne.  Not pictured: Nancy Hoovler, Kathy and Tom Healy.

by CLIFF AND NANCY HILL Whether it’s purchasing and consuming healthy and just harvested local farm produce at Rockford’s award-winning Saturday morning Farmers Market or planting and tending your own garden in one of two Rockford Community Gardens, this has been a banner year. Rockford’s Farm Market was named America’s Favorite Farm Market in an […]

Solon market expands to crafts

Due to public interest, Solon Township has decided to expand their farmer’s market/craft show to include an outdoor flea market beginning this Saturday, May 22.  The market will be located north of the stable at 15185 Algoma Ave.  Venders can apply with Linda Badgerow at Solon Township 616-696-1718.  A refundable $20.00 deposit  will be required […]