Rockford’s newest business

EATING PASTA AGAIN—Jeff Millard, 15, his sister Jessica, 18, and their mother, Lisa, are happy Poindexter’s opened in downtown Rockford. They are thrilled with the gluten-free products they found at the store because Jeff has Celiac disease and cannot eat food containing gluten. Other specialty items will please downtown shoppers, including old-style bologna, live oysters and American-raised, organic Kobe beef.

Taking a trip through Poindexter’s Specialty Marketplace is like taking an abbreviated tour of Michigan and sampling all of its finest products. Poindexter’s, which opened August 11 in the Carriage House adjacent to the Fred Meijer White Pine Trail, offers a plethora of Michigan’s finest. Think Amish cheeses made in Lakeview, Clancy Fancy Hot Sauce […]