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Rockford Buzz

Rockford Buzz

Published April 11, 2021

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HIRING ALERT : Rockford Park District

HIRING ALERT : Rockford Park District

Spend your summer making money in the sun! The Rockford Park District is looking for lifeguards to help keep our three public pools safe this season.Opportunities available at Alpine Pool, Harkins Pool, and Sand Park Pool. Starting wage is $12 per hour. Must be at least 16 years of age. Training pro
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Rockford Buzz

Rockford Buzz

Published April 10, 2021

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Comfort Keepers Raises Hourly Wages to $15.00

Comfort Keepers Raises Hourly Wages to $15.00

Comfort Keepers®, a leading franchise network in the in-home care market for seniors and other adults needing care, has taken great strides to express their appreciation for their caregivers for all the help and joy they deliver to seniors during the pandemic and beyond. With COVID-19 creating
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Rockford Buzz

Rockford Buzz

Published April 9, 2021

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Medicare 411 Opened Their New Space

Medicare 411 Opened Their New Space

🎉 CONGRATULATIONS to Tracey and the team at Medicare 411 for the expansion of their offices. We are excited for you! Go see Tracey (if you are in need of her services) and check out all of the updates to her business. They are also offering free lamination of your vaccination card! Hurray!https:/
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Rockford Buzz

Rockford Buzz

Published April 8, 2021

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Kegel's Bicycle Store

Kegel's Bicycle Store

Spring means outdoors and bike season! 🚲 Kegel's Bicycle Store is a family shop that caters to everybody from kid's bikes to BMX. As kids grow, they need new bike sizes, so Rob and the crew at Kegel's offer a trade-in special for your old ones. They also offer repair and refurbishing to spruce up
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Rockford Buzz

Rockford Buzz

Published April 7, 2021

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Murray Construction

Murray Construction

Owning rentals comes with issues, so learning how to fix the problems that accompany being a landlord can be pricey. Picking up the trade to cut costs created an opportunity that turned into a career. Brandon started Murray Construction LLC and never looked back. Check out what this knowle
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Rockford Buzz

Rockford Buzz

Published April 6, 2021

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$70,000 in Art Grant Funding Available!

$70,000 in Art Grant Funding Available!

The Rockford Area Arts Council is facilitating a grant of up to $10,000 per organization to help bring art to the 815! Any one is eligible to apply in order to get access to the funds available through the grant program.You can apply by following the link below!Community Response – ART Grant | The
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Rockford Buzz

Rockford Buzz

Published April 6, 2021

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Favorite Spot for Outdoor Dining

Favorite Spot for Outdoor Dining

With the warmer weather here everyone is excited to be on a rooftop, patio, or dock with their favorite beverage in hand and plate in front of them. So in the spirit of spring we want to know what YOUR favorite spot is in the 815 to dine outside!Vote below and don't forget to log-in or sign up to be
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Rockford Buzz

Rockford Buzz

Published April 6, 2021

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5Bar April Signature Drink

5Bar April Signature Drink

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Rockford Buzz

Rockford Buzz

Published April 5, 2021

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Hulsebus Rockford Chiropractic

Hulsebus Rockford Chiropractic

Hulsebus Rockford Chiropractic is a family-based practice that has been serving the area since 1949! Dr. Dace and his team have advanced training in care for wellness, child, and pregnancy care. They also provide all of the chiropractic care for the Rockford IceHogs since 2003. Che
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Rockford Buzz

Rockford Buzz

Published April 3, 2021

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Subversive Cycling Company

Subversive Cycling Company

Subversive Cycling Company is a brand new bike company located in downtown Rockford. AJ is a bike enthusiast and mechanic that put his skills into his passion by combining the two. Not only does he repair and rebuild bikes back to their former glory, but he has big plans for a new bike line tha
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Rockford Buzz

Rockford Buzz

Published April 2, 2021

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Sono View Prenatal Imaging

Sono View Prenatal Imaging

Jake learns that Sono View Prenatal Imaging was founded by Cherish, who as a teen Mom was inspired by the woman who took care of her son in the NICU at SwedishAmerican. That experience made this Rockford native recognize the need for an environment where women can go somewhere to bond with their unb
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Rockford Buzz

Rockford Buzz

Published April 1, 2021

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Barnstormer Distillery - Kickstarter

Barnstormer Distillery - Kickstarter

Did you know there is a local distillery in town that makes their own whiskey, rum, bourbon, and vodka? You do now! Barnstormer Distillery is actually a working farm that uses their own vegetables and herbs from farm to glass. Talk about a fresh drink. Check out this amazing distillery in person
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Rockford Buzz

Rockford Buzz

Published March 31, 2021

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HaanPaa Martial Arts

HaanPaa Martial Arts

With a passion for teaching others, Darby put his skills and education into creating Haanpaa Martial Arts to serve the Rockford area. Whether you want to learn for confidence, self-defense, or fitness, this family gym offers programs for all ages. Did we mention that his Grandpa was a golden glove b
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Rockford Buzz

Rockford Buzz

Published March 30, 2021

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Alpine Body Shop - 2021

Alpine Body Shop - 2021

This female-owned auto body shop covers everything you need done to your set of wheels. From door dings to collision repairs, even to the exact mixing formula to match your current or new paint job. Talk about a tune-up! Check out Alpine Body Shop, Inc. and tell Tina that Jake sent you. 🚘https://
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City of Rockford

City of Rockford

Published March 29, 2021

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High-Speed Fiber Optic Network Coming to Rockford

High-Speed Fiber Optic Network Coming to Rockford

Recently, City Council unanimously passed a Development Agreement with SiFi Networks to develop a Citywide Fiber Optic Network. Under the agreement, the city will allow access and use of the right-of-way to the private company, which will pay for and install an underground, high-speed fiber optic ne
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Rockford Buzz

Rockford Buzz

Published March 29, 2021

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PC Tech 2U 2021 Overview

PC Tech 2U 2021 Overview

Damien at PC Tech 2U tells Jake how they are not only an in-shop service but do onsite visits for computer repair too. Whether you are a business or resident, gamer or blogger that needs a set-up or wants to build or upgrade your system, then a visit to PC Tech 2U is the place to go for all of your
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Rockford Buzz

Rockford Buzz

Published March 26, 2021

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Rockford Area Arts Council Gets a Rebrand!

Rockford Area Arts Council Gets a Rebrand!

Jake learns from Mary how the RAAC Rockford Area Arts Council is the umbrella arts and culture organization for our region. Whether you are a local artist, needing art education, or need resources to community building and partnership, then RAAC is the place to get connected with. Check out their ne
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Rockford Buzz

Rockford Buzz

Published March 24, 2021

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Sisters Thai

Sisters Thai

Did somebody say, Thai? 🤤 Rice, noodles, pho, pad thai, crab ragoon, spring rolls, and so much more. Nom, nom, nom. Sisters Thai Cafe is a locally owned, family-operated restaurant that serves authentic Thai and Laos food. Everything is made fresh to order with famous family recipes. You need
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Rockford Buzz

Rockford Buzz

Published March 23, 2021

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FitMe Wellness

FitMe Wellness

Jake heads over to pump some (verbal) iron 🏋️ and talk with Tracy, from FitMe Wellness about the gym that gives the people in our community a place where they can share a common interest in healthy living. Beginner or athlete, check out this local gym that can guide you in nutrition and physica
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Rockford Buzz

Rockford Buzz

Published March 22, 2021

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Back To You Perinatal Support

Back To You Perinatal Support

Back to You Perinatal Support is the place to go before, during, and after your pregnancy. The physical, mental, and emotional changes that happen to a woman during pregnancy is no easy task. The amount of support needed sometimes isn't available and that's why Traci has something available for ever
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