Rosie’s Diner

The world already ended at Rosie’s Diner

August 13, 2015 // 0 Comments

By BETH ALTENA Phil Sieb, producer of The Land of the Outlaws, is pictured in front of a set vehicle at Rosie’s Diner, where the potential movie pilot was being filmed August 4. A viral pandemic destroyed the world and wiped out half the population of the Earth. Technology is not only devastated, but actually outlawed. The remaining population survives by scavenging, [...]

‘Icon of Americana’ to be auctioned April 26

April 5, 2012 // 0 Comments

Rosie’s, two other diners, open at $25,000 by BETH ALTENA SIGN OF CHANGE—The online auction of Rosie’s Diner, two other diners and 4.5 acres on 14 Mile Road is advertised. The historic Rosie’s is a piece of American history, which our country has followed for nearly 100 years. With an opening bid of $25,000, online bidders can have a chance to own a piece of [...]

Nationally recognized artist shares talent with Community Ed class

December 23, 2010 // 0 Comments

Berta featured on NPR’s ‘What Do Ya Know’ by BETH ALTENA Deb Napieralski is happy with this soap dish she made in Jerry Berta’s new ceramics class offered through Rockford Community Education. She said the class would be a perfect Christmas gift for that person you know who is hard to shop for.   Jerry Berta is well known in Rockford for his dining-car [...]