Chamber Bi-Monthly Luncheon will feature Michigan FairTax speaker

The Rockford Chamber of Commerce is proud to present the April installment of its popular Bi-Monthly Luncheon Series. The event is scheduled from noon-1:30 p.m. on Monday, April 18 at the Bostwick Lake Inn, 8521 Belding Road. The featured speaker is John Crawford, president of the Michigan FairTax Association. Crawford will share his opinion on […]

Crowds pack annual EXPO despite sunny spring weather

Rockford Mayor Steve Jazwiec wears a Squire headband that staff from the local paper were handing out to kids and adults. This is Jazwiec's second term as mayor for Rockford.

                                                              Despite an unseasonably warm March day, crowds again packed this year’s EXPO with lively entertainment non-stop on the stage, four $500 cash winners, and […]

Rockford embraces Special Olympics Michigan State Basketball Finals

More than 1,000 athletes, coaches, chaperones expected to attend The Special Olympics Michigan 2011 State Basketball Finals will take place March 25-26 at Rockford Public Schools. This two-day competition will draw more than 1,000 athletes, coaches and chaperones from throughout Michigan. Approximately 350 volunteers coordinated by the Grand Rapids Jaycees will also be on hand […]

Rockford Chamber director resigns

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Davis has led business organization for last six years by BETH ALTENA The Rockford Chamber of Commerce will have a new director when the resignation of Brenda Davis becomes effective March 25. According to Chamber Board President Dr. Carl Stites, Davis told the board she was resigning at their most recent board meeting earlier this […]

Year’s biggest networking event still has spaces available

Community Expo draws 10,000-plus Plans for the seventh annual Community EXPO are in high gear. The popular event, sponsored by the Rockford Chamber of Commerce (RCC), has drawn thousands through the doors of Rockford High School each year. EXPO is scheduled from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. March 19. This year’s event will feature exhibitors, entertainment, […]