Michaels closes its doors September 29, 1997

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

Carnavale – from 1997 Festa Italiana Souvenir Paper

Source:  Fest Italiana 1997 Souvenir Issue, August 1 – 3, 1997 at Boylan High School Campus


Michael Verace  a 35 year veteran of the Rockford restaurant scene, in his new eatery at 4002 East State, formerly Jamie’s Bistro, formerly The Ground Round left the Rusty Putter in Roscoe after 2 years to return to his clientele in Rockford 815-708-6306 opened July 16, 2010 closed Sundays, full menu

Source: Rock Register Star 8/6/2010, Go Section