“Coronado to fit in Metro Centre plan?” – Feb. 1978

Source: Rockford Morning Star 2/15/1978 and also Rockfordiana: Municipal Centers – 2, p. 14

“Metro Centre’s team begins eastern blitz” – Jan. 1978

Source:  Star 1/30/1978, by Tom Schafer

 

Richard Nordlof, 1933 – 2018 – 2018, obituary

Source: Rockford Register Star 2/5/2018

Discovery Center Museum – Holiday 2016 issue of NWQ

Source: Northwest Quarterly Magazine, Holiday 2016 issue

 

 

Community Sculptures – Boaz Vaadia and Hans Van de Bovenkamp

Source:  Rockford Register Star 4/20/2017

 

Boaz Vaadia died Feb. 25, 2017 in his home, in Manhatten, New York, of pancreatic cancer at age 65.  Additional information is available in the New York Times newspaper, www.nytimes.com, Wikipedia.com, artforum.com and more.  Isreali-American artist and sculptor, who exhibited/loaned sculptures of stacked stone here.

“Arts Council money helps grant local groups’ wishes” – 1990

Source: Rockford Register Star Sept. 20, 1990

Rockford Area Arts Council – 2016, Artscene

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Source: The Rock River Times, Oct. 5 – 11, 2016

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