Rochester Area Cyclist in Critical Condition after Make-A-Wish Bicycle Tour Crash

Two cyclists were killed and three others were being treated for severe injuries after a sport utility vehicle (SUV) struck them during the Make-A-Wish Bicycle Tour across Michigan on Saturday, July 30, in Ionia County. According to investigators, the SUV was traveling northbound on Stage Road in Ronald Township, crossed the centerline near Nickleplate Road attempting to pass UPS truck in a no-passing zone, and crashed into the cyclists at around 11:00 a.m. The driver is accused of being … [Read more...]

Celebrate Oktoberfest 2010 at Rochester Mills Beer Co,Sept. 24-25

(ROCHESTER, Mich) – Following a tradition dating 200 years ago in Munich, Germany, the Rochester Mills Beer Company invites the community to partake in its Annual Oktoberfest festivities, Sept. 24-25. This family-friendly celebration features German-style cuisine and beer under a huge American-made tent. Join the thousands of visitors who attend to enjoy the live music, dancing and children’s activities taking place behind the brewery’s Rochester location during the two-day … [Read more...]