Past City Manager visits Rockford in Sentimental Journey

Rockford Mayor Steve Jazwiec, flanked by Rockford City Manager Michael Young and Councilwoman Mary Eadie, receives a monetary gift to the City of Rockford from past Rockford City Manager Joe Salitros (1980-1984).

by CLIFF AND NANCY HILL Monday evening’s July Rockford City Council meeting had, what was most certainly, an unusual twist. Making a presentation before City staff and council members, past Rockford City Manager Joe Salitros (1980-1984) had scheduled a stop in Rockford to thank the City for the role it had played in his 30+ […]

Jazweic elected Rockford mayor for second time

by Beth Altena Steve Jazwiec—former mayor and mayor pro-tem going into the regular Rockford City Council meeting on Monday, Nov. 8—was elected mayor after some confusion. Both Jazwiec and former mayor Rich Moll were both nominated for the honor. Jazwiec was nominated by Councilmember Brien Dews and Moll was nominated by councilmember Mary Eadie. Dews […]

Voters choose a new face for Rockford City Council

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by CLIFF and NANCY HILL A tsunami of change swept the nation on last Tuesday’s national election day. The giant wave had enough inertia to even affect Rockford’s non-partisan City Council election. Five well-qualified candidates were vying for two open seats on the five-member Rockford City Council. In a stunning defeat Rockford Mayor Janice (Chi-Chi) […]

Chamber candidate forum set for June 22

The Rockford Chamber of Commerce (RCC) is proud to announce that they will be hosting a candidate forum from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, June 22. The event will take place at Boulder Creek Golf Club, 5750 Brewer Ave., Belmont, and will feature the candidates running for Michigan’s 73rd District House of Representatives. The […]

Rockford trio state racquetball champs

Three Rockford residents win state titles at the Racquetball Association of Michigan State Singles Tournament held on March 26-28 at the Davison Athletic and Country Club in Davison, Mich. The three state champions are (pictured l–r) Mike Chambon, who won the Men’s A Division, Rich Westerbrink, who won the Men’s 50+ B and was named Tournament Director of the Year, and Steve Jazwiec, who is the City of Rockford Mayor Pro Tem, winning two divisions, the Men’s 45+ A and the Men’s 50+ A.