VanEck Law to host Business After Hours

AfterHours

The Rockford Chamber of Commerce (RCC) is proud to present the November installment of its popular Business After Hours event. The event is scheduled from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 7 at VanEck Law, PC, 6739 Courtland Drive, Suite 102, Rockford. Todd Van Eck and his staff will be sharing their beautiful office facility […]

Harvest Fest coloring contest winners enjoy their prizes.

HF-winners

  More than 50 children showed their incredible talent for The Rockford Squire newspaper’s coloring contest for Harvest Fest. The judges had a difficult time selecting the winners, because everyone did such a great job. However, after much discussion, the following claimed the prizes for the contest:   • ages 3-5: first place, Liliana Dunbar, […]

Rockford to celebrate Heritage Weekend

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The Rockford Chamber of Commerce (RCC) invites you to harvest some family fun. The second installment of Harvest Fest, Heritage Weekend, will feature hayrides, scarecrow-making, children’s activities, a craft and food fair, chili cook-off, car show, kids’ tractor pull, and many other fall activities. Special events this weekend will tickle your appetite, delight your eyes, […]

Chamber Bi-Monthly Luncheon scheduled for October

The Rockford Chamber of Commerce is proud to present the October installment of its popular Bi-Monthly Luncheon Series. The event is scheduled from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 3, at the Rockford Ambulance Center, 8450 Shaner Ave. Lunch will feature the delicious fare of the Grist Mill. This month’s luncheon will be […]

Honing ‘elevator speech’ topic of luncheon

VOTED BEST—The person with the best elevator speech at each table is invited to share it with the whole group.

Next networking event Sept. 12 at DreamMaker  by BETH ALTENA In its 50th year, the Rockford Chamber of Commerce continues to adapt to meet the needs of its membership. As a result, a recent Chamber luncheon was a networking and work session on “Creating Your Elevator Speech.” Board member Mike McGovern introduced the topic and […]