Rick Schroder

Public asked for help with pavilion remodel

February 17, 2011 // 0 Comments

by BETH ALTENA The Rotary pavilion on the corner of Squire and Courtland streets has seen decades of visits with Santa, housed the $1,000 Event, Fiddle Fest, Resolution Walk, Start of Summer and Harvest Festival events and much more since Rockford Rotary built the structure in 1985. It has been a gathering place in the heart of Rockford and has always been offered free of [...]

Jumpers enjoy refreshing dip for Sweetheart Splash

February 17, 2011 // 0 Comments

This entrant in Sweetheart Splash took a spin while jumping in. Rockford photographer Michelle Wise pledged her love to her Lord before a graceful jump into the Rogue. A daring duo from Great Clips finds the icy temperature of the Rogue River refreshing. Algoma Dive team keeps polar plungers safe each year at Rockford’s Sweetheart Splash. Pink didn’t make it pretty [...]

Rotarians take Squire on German trip

November 18, 2010 // 0 Comments

Rockford Rotarians took their local paper along on a trip to visit their German friends from the Gifhorn Wolfsburg Rotary Club. Pictured in Berlin are Rick Schroder, Rockford Rotary Club President; Reinhart Kohler, of the Gifhorn Wolfsburg Rotary Club and Thomas Scharnhorst the Gifhorn Wolfsburg Rotary Club president. Rockford and Gifhom Wolfsburg Rotaries have had a long [...]