Rockford Mayor Steve Jazwiec

Roller coaster week in Farm Market contest

August 18, 2011 // 0 Comments

by CLIFF AND NANCY HILL Rockford Mayor Steve Jazwiec holds the sign up sheet for voting for Rockford’s farm market. What a ride it was last week for Rockford’s Farm Market in the America’s Favorite Farm Market contest. Our once comfortable lead in the small market size category (16 – 30 vendors) was nearly wiped out by our evil archrival Venice, FL. Almost as bad, [...]

Rockford officer honored by mayor

April 28, 2011 // 0 Comments

The public is invited to coffee to celebrate 30 years of service Rockford Mayor Steve Jazwiec reads a mayoral proclomation recognizing the 30 years of service of Lt. Scott Mazur, of the Rockford Police Department. There will be a public coffee and celebration of Mazur’s career at City Hall this Friday, April 29 at Rockford City Hall from 1:30 to 3 p.m. with a [...]

Historical Society may have lost bid to move museum

March 3, 2011 // 0 Comments

Two proposals for former court building rejected by BETH ALTENA The Rockford Area Historical Society hired a consultant and had huge plans to relocated their museum, now housed in a 100-plus-year-old building with no running water or fire protection, into the unused portion of the former 63rd District Court building, located across the parking lot from City Hall. A [...]