Don’t get anxious with planting

by PETE KRUER Rockford Ace Hardware Well, we just had summer in March! Wow! Now we are having a reality check with April. Believe it or not, we are having average to slightly above average temps and below average on precipitation, but that is about to change. Precipitation is going to be slightly above average […]

Rockford Farm Market opening best ever

Floral designer and grower  extraordinaire Casey Lemieux hands Rockford resident Brett Maki a freshly custom-arranged bouquet. Brett had made a secret visit to Rockford’s Farm Market to purchase a surprise bouquet for the love of his life, wife Danielle. Notice the single white rose in the center that Brett picked up at a local florist on the way to market.

by CLIFF AND NANCY HILL It was a postcard perfect day for the opening day of the Rockford Farm Market last Saturday. Most every stall in the market was filled by local Michigan vendors. Michigan-grown produce is considerably less abundant at this time because the growing season was delayed due to unseasonably cool and rainy […]

Rockford Rotary welcomes new members

Rotarian Pete Kruer gives new Rotarian Don Kurylowicz a warm welcome. Rockford Rotary is a service organization that meets weekly at the Rockford Community Cabin, 220 N. Monroe Street, Tuesdays at noon. Business people who are interested in finding out more about the club are always welcome to visit.