“City Gets $100,500 in Liquor License Fees” – 1960

City Gets $100500

Source:  Rockford Register-Star May 30, 1960

“Mayor Renews All but 1 Liquor License” – 1959 (F – W listed here)

Mayor - 1

Mayor - 2

Source:  Rockford Register-Republic May 26, 1959

Union Bartenders and Taverns – 1938

Union Bartenders 1938

Source:  Rockford Labor News Oct. 13, 1938


Groove Walk-ing Dead

“Groove Walk returns to downtown Rockford Oct. 18”

“Musical walk to showcase live music at 15 establishments”

“The event is a celebration of Rockford’s downtown  nightlife and music scene. The musical will showcase some of Rockford’s unique establishments and amazing musical talent.”

“Groove Walk was originated by the On The Waterfront committee and then handed over the rights to RAMI. RDA got on board in collaboration with RAMI to bring the event back after being gone for two years.”

Source: Rock River Times, Oct. 15-21, 2014, Vol. 21, No. 52