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Live music, treasure hunt, brunch and mimosas: Mother's Day weekend events in Rockford

Rockford Register Star 06 May 2022
ROCKFORD — A treasure hunt, live show and several brunch options are just a few ways to celebrate Mother's Day this year in the Rockford area ... There will be a total of 10 $25 gift cards hidden throughout Hidden Treasures Mall & Antiques as part of their Mother's Day event ... Ginuwine performing live at the Rockford Woman's Club.

Rockford boutique announces downtown exit, blames lack of foot traffic

Rockford Register Star 13 Apr 2022
ROCKFORD - Salvaged by Sonya is staying in Rockford, but ready for a fresh start and moving out of the downtown two years after the coronavirus pandemic chilled business. Saying her upscale resale and antiques boutique had a good 11-year run in downtown Rockford, owner Sonya Dowdakin does not plan to renew her lease ... Downtown Rockford businesses.

New pub opening in Rockford's Midtown District to offer Chicago-style food with twist

Rockford Register Star 14 Jul 2021
ROCKFORD — A neighborhood bar and grill with a nostalgic Rockford ambience is slated to open in the city’s Midtown District on Sep ... This new cafe is moving into the former TGI Friday's in Rockford ... “My decor is going to be vintage Rockford ... This new Rockford restaurant has jerk chicken tacos, burgers and more.

Take a look at who's running for Rockford Township Board

Rockford Register Star 02 Apr 2021
ROCKFORD — Three Democrats and four Republicans are running for four positions as Rockford Township trustee ... Rockford Township trustees make up the township board along with the township supervisor ... Rockford Township trustees are elected to serve four-year terms and are paid $4,500 a year ... Your guide to 2021 Rockford area elections.

U.S. deaths near 100,000, an incalculable loss

The Salt Lake Tribune 24 May 2020
They Were Not Simply Names on a List. They Were Us ... The 1,000 names listed here reflect just 1% of the toll. None were mere numbers ... Tommie Adams, 71, Chicago, moved antiques for more than 25 years ... Olbrich, 79, Rockford, Ill., enjoyed antiquing with her daughter ... Bradshaw, 87, Charlottesville, Va., avid member of the Antique Automobile Club of America ... .

Chandigarh: Disparity in liquor rates — Marriage palace body meets excise officials

Indian Express 06 Feb 2020
... Rs 68,000 for Glenlivet (15 years); Rs 64,000 for Gold; Rs 21,500 for Black Dog Century; Rs 20,500 for Ballentine; Rs 20,500 for Red Label; Rs 18,500 for 100 Pipers (8 years); Rs 17,500 for VAT 69; and Rs 12,500 for Blenders Pride Reserve, Rockford Reserve and Antiquity Blue.

Pickers' paradise; Antiques shop celebrating 10 years of treasure hunting

The Maryville Daily Times 10 May 2019
It comes as no surprise that a 5,000-square-foot warehouse can hold a lot of stuff, and in the case of 411 South Antiques, the stuff can be anything from a rickshaw to a bearskin rug ... Over the years, WBIR’s Ken Schwall did feature stories on 411 South Antiques, Terrier said ... There are other educators who likewise deal in antiques at this shop.

Philbrook to host sneak peek at Tulsa's 'Antiques Roadshow' episodes Sunday

Tulsa World 28 Mar 2019
The screening is set for 2 p.m. Sunday, March 31, at the museum, 2727 S. Rockford Road.Photo gallery. Check out scenes from Antiques Roadshow's April 2018 visit to Tulsa ... .

Illinois artisans turning hobbies into do-it-yourself businesses

Chicago Sun-Times 02 Dec 2018
Custom-built lighting from MainFraiM in Rockford ... Model T lights, reclaimed barn wood, a temperature gauge, part of a vintage Singer sewing machine and an antique floor grate ... That led to MainFraiM, a small Rockford ... A craftsperson at MainFraiM in Rockford restores an antique.

Rockford hosting annual Christmas music program

The Yadkin Ripple 29 Nov 2018
Both Sweet Paws Home Goods, a vintage home decor store in the 1900 Rockford Post Office, and Rockford by the River Gallery and Gift Shop, a craft and antique shop in the 1850 Dudley Glass Store/Davenport Gallery, will be open prior to the ...

815: Decor with (re)purpose: 10 tips on breathing new life into flea market finds

Rockford Register Star 26 Jun 2018
The team that makes the most profit wins $5,000.If you’re thinking about turning trash into treasure, here are 10 tips from "flippers" Kim Niesner of Hidden Treasures Mall & Antiques in Loves Park and Mary Puckett Shaughnessy of Trove Vintage in Rockford.You may not win five grand, but you may win a few compliments at your next dinner party.

Rockford Lodge to host car show, craft fair

The Maryville Daily Times 06 Jun 2018
Rockford Lodge No ... Saturday, June 9, at the lodge, 3741 Old Knoxville Highway, Rockford ... Saturday, June 9, at Rockford Community Park, 3724 Little River Road in Rockford.

Slice Alan Brown brings old-fashioned shopping to downtown Rockford

Big News Network 27 May 2015
Rockford school superintendent and Burpee Museum executive director recently delved into the antiques business. Brown and his wife, Willie Crump, opened ... .

Obituary: Hecht, James Vernon

The Spokesman-Review 29 Mar 2015
He was born and raised in Rockford, Washington, living on the homestead until his late 80s ... He loved travel, auctions, antiques, reading and photography.

Book signings

The Oklahoman 28 Sep 2014
Weekly book signings. From Staff Reports •. ;. ARDMORE CONVENTION CENTER, 2401 N Rockford, Ardmore. Judy Howard will exhibit antique quilts and sign copies of her “1905 Cookbook” from 8.30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. Proceeds benefit The Baptist Home for Girls. BARNES & NOBLE, 6100 N May Ave. Susan Croce Kelly will sign copies of “Father of Route 66 ... .

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