Frenz Coffee House

Frenz Coffee House pours its last cup of Java

February 10, 2011 // 0 Comments

by CLIFF AND NANCY HILL When Rich and Michelle Zeck opened Frenz Coffee House in Rockford in July 2006, they had a dream of creating a place of community fellowship where everyone would feel welcome. They accomplished that goal and much more. But Friday evening, Feb. 4, more than 1,100 past customers on the coffee houses’ e-mail list received a message saying Frenz [...]

Frenz hosts friends for meet and greet

July 1, 2010 // 0 Comments

by Cliff and Nancy Hill Last Thursday afternoon, June 24, Rockford’s Frenz Coffee House hosted a “Meet and Greet” for Michigan House of Representative hopeful, Peter MacGregor.  Rep. Tom Pearce (standing) watches over Peter MacGregor (seated), who is receiving sage advise from Abraham Lincoln himself. photo by CLIFF HILL MacGregor, a Republican who is currently [...]

Author stops in Rockford on national book-signing tour

May 20, 2010 // 0 Comments

by RICH ZECK Police officer and author Barry W. Ozeroff from Portland, Ore., pulled into Frenz Coffee House last week to sign copies of his latest book “The Dying of Mortimer Post.” The author is on a national book promotional tour that started in Oregon and goes to Ohio, down to Florida, then to San Diego and back home to Oregon—all in the month of May. Frenz [...]

Letters to the Editor – September 3, 2009

September 3, 2009 // 0 Comments

A THANK YOU—With a wave of thanks, the Frenz Coffee House family—(l–r) Michele, Shea and Rich Zeck—express their heart-felt appreciation to the community for supporting the small Rockford business. Miracles—you bet they happen! Dear Editor, Last month, Frenz Coffee House came to a crossroads as to whether we would continue to exist. There were forces both seen [...]

Michael Lee to perform in Rockford

May 28, 2009 // 0 Comments

On Friday, June 12, at 7 p.m., Michael Lee will be performing at the Frenz Coffee House in the Promenade on Bridge St. in Rockford. Michael Lee is a singer-songwriter from the Boyne area of northern Michigan, whose vocal and lyrical style won him first place in the 2008 Mid North Michigan Blues Challenge in Traverse City. With original songs in folk, regional, rock and [...]