Food

Meatloaf recipe a big hit

May 17, 2012 // 0 Comments

by PETE KRUER Rockford Ace Hardware  Well, we learned more than we probably wanted about charcoal grilling. Ha! Ha! Now we are going to get into the fun stuff: cooking! Rob Russel from “The Good Ones” and “Three Little Pigs” has a meatloaf recipe that is a big hit at the barbeque circuit around the country. So, give it a try. It’s out of this world delicious! [...]

Spring Taste of Ric’s a homerun

May 10, 2012 // 0 Comments

Baseball-themed day of free samples draws crowds by BETH ALTENA Rockford Ric’s Food Center is a busy place these days four years into their location at 6969 Belding Road. The store was especially busy Saturday, May 5 with the Spring Taste of Ric’s, where vendors and store staff offer free samples of many food products. There were about 40 stations offering samples [...]

‘BBQ Boot Camp’ coming to Rockford

May 10, 2012 // 0 Comments

Hearth Business LLC is proud to announce the date of the nationally famous “BBQ Boot Camp” to be hosted by Rockford Ace Hardware at 643 Northland Dr., Rockford. This Boot Camp is put on around the country by Rob Russell and Cumulus Broadcasting’s BBQ Bob. Russell is a real Kansas City BBQ expert who travels the country for Ace of Hearts BBQ Specialties of Kansas [...]

Spring taste of Ric’s Saturday, May 5

May 3, 2012 // 0 Comments

‘We almost have too many vendors who want to be involved’ by BETH ALTENA The Taste of Ric’s events are fun, family days where kids and parents can enjoy all types of samples from Ric’s vendors. Expect over 50 vendors offering free delicious samples this Saturday at the Spring Taste of Ric’s at Ric’s Food Center, 6969 Belding Road from noon to 4 [...]

Downtown Rockford coffee house under new ownership

December 15, 2011 // 0 Comments

by CLIFF AND NANCY A Christmas coffee toast to Rockford from the new owners of Epic Coffee House—Melanie, daughter Jordyn, and Joel Pritchett (l–r) invite you to let the Epic Coffee House staff help you relax, refresh, and rekindle. In early 2010 Joel and Melanie Pritchett and their three children, Daniel, Jordyn, and Taylor, were leading comfortable lives in Seattle, [...]
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