Rockford rated Top Ten Places to live

July 9, 2015 // 0 Comments has rated Rockford as one of the state’s top ten places to live. Rated by a variety of factors, including resident reviews, the national company gave the city an overall grade of A-minus, with 1751 residents per square mile in a three mile total and rated 3.8 out of five. Rockford is a suburb in Michigan with 5,801 residents. It has low home values, low rent [...]

Man on the Street – How would you describe Rockford?

July 9, 2015 // 0 Comments

“Beautiful!” answered our first Man on the Street when asked to describe Rockford. Chet Messer and Shirley Timblin were visiting from Topsham, Maine and Madison, Maine, respectively. They didn’t have enough good things to say about our town. They said the city was absolutely wonderful, from the beauty of it to the friendliness of the people in the shops and [...]

Rockford among top ten places to live in Michigan

June 25, 2015 // 0 Comments

A few cities in West Michigan made a list for the best suburbs to raise a family across the state. ranked U.S. suburbs based on age demographics, school ratings, crime rates and access to affordable housing and child care. That list was then broken down by state. East Grand Rapids ranked number two on the state list, Rockford came in 10th and the village of [...]

Tamarack Run Condominium Project

June 25, 2015 // 0 Comments

Dear Editor: Thank you for the coverage of the most recent meeting of the Rockford City Council, at which a public hearing and vote on the Tamarack Run Condominium project were held. Just wanted to clarify a couple points. Over the past couple weeks and months, there have been many references to extensive studies and data about the level and extent of contamination on [...]

Two local Rockford students to compete in world’s largest rodeo

June 25, 2015 // 0 Comments

Linnay Mallory Linnay (Couturier) Mallory and Ana Moreno of Rockford have both earned their spot in the National High School Finals Rodeo (NHSFR) competition in July. They secured their spots after competing at the Michigan State Finals Rodeo in Ovid, MI last weekend in Barrel Racing, Pole Bending and Goat Tying. Linnay (Couturier) Mallory 17, a Senior has been involved [...]
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