River District Associations 20th Annual Heart of Rockford Awards & Dinner is set for 5 to 8:30 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 9, at Rockford Womans Club, 323 Park Ave.
Cost is $40 for River District members, $45 for non-members. Tickets can be ordered by phone to 964-6221, e-mail to Kim@RiverDistrict.com or in the office at 127 N. Wyman St., second floor.
The Heart of Rockford Awards have awarded 165 recipients over the past 19 years. This years nominees include the following:
Commitment by a BusinessCharlottes Web for the Performing Arts; Runners Image Ltd.; Engine Studio, Inc.; SupplyCore; La Di Da; Midway Village & Museum CenterSock Monkey Project; Hinshaw & Culbertson; Nicholson Hardware; Krypto Music Lounge; YMCA of Rock River ValleyID Pennock Center.
Commitment by an IndividualJoe Marino; Steve Jaycox (Runners Image); Virginia (Ginny) Gregory.
Festival/EventSwedishAmerican State Street Mile; Fourth of July Parade and Fireworks; 18th Annual Rockford Wheel-a-Thon.
Commercial RenovationFuzion Studios; Technical School of Medicine; The Kings Table Cafe & Catering; Transatlantic Connection.
New BusinessDigits Professional Nail Care; Eclectic; La Di Da; The Kings Table Cafe & Catering; Transatlantic Connection; Brio Restaurant, Wine Bar and Patio; Technical School of Medicine.
Historic PreservationCondos on Market.
Residential RenovationCondos on Market.
From the Aug. 9-15, 2006, issue