Michael Verace   Old hand stirs Ramada remix

Michael Verace Old hand stirs Ramada remix

Michaels closes its doors September 29, 1997

Source: Rockford Register Star  Monday September 29, 1997 pg.1 and pg.6

Rock River Valley Needlework Guild “Threads of Thought” newsletter – Fall -Winter 2005 – 2006

Source: Donated back issues of “Threads of Thought” newsletters

Giovanni’s

Nicholas Castrogiovanni v-pres. & gen’l. mgr. 610 N Bell School Rd

Source: 1987 Rockford City Directory

Joseph Castro Giovanni Pres. restaurant 610 N Bell School Rd

Source: 2001 Rockford City Directory

Source: Rockford Register Star 10/11/1985

Head Chef/Owner Al Castrogiovanni and new chef Sean Farr

Source: photo, page 65, Northwest Quarterly Magazine, Fall 2008 of  Vol. 5, No. 3

Source: page 11 Northwest Quarterly Magazine Spring 2007