- Man sentenced to 12 years in fatal hit-and-run
- White House fence jumper charged with kicking Secret Service dogs
- Man arrested on child pornography charges
- Woman hit with liquor bottle during home invasion
- Police arrest robbery suspect
- Rockford area trick-or-treat times
- The Odds Man: Three road dogs good bets in NFL Week 8
- IceHogs nipped in third period, return home Saturday
- BGA sues Chicago Police Department over transparency
- Clean water groups highlight progress for Apple River, call for more success stories
Klehm Arboretum seeks vendors for Garden Fair
Klehm Arboretum is calling for vendors to join them at the 19th Annual Garden Fair. If you sell outdoor living or garden-related items, you are invited to participate in the nation’s largest outdoor living marketplace.
Held on Klehm’s beautiful grounds at 2715 S. Main St., Rockford, Garden Fair is always on the first weekend in June. More than 5,000 shoppers attend each year, looking for flowers, shrubs, tools, art and other garden-related items. This year’s event will be from noon to 8 p.m., Friday, June 1; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, June 2; and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sunday, June 3. Vendor applications are available online at klehm.org or by calling (815) 965-8146 to receive one by mail.
From the April 25-May 1, 2012, issue