Tuesday Aug 12
Forest Hills Road Closes; Construction Continues on Route 173
Construction continues on Route 173 and now Forest Hills will be closed off for the next 11 days, leaving drivers with limited ways to maneuver the roads.
State Rep. Cabello's Legislation to Honor Military Families Signed into Law
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Family continues on at farmers markets
Mary's mother, Susie, ran Susie's Garden Patch in Garden Prairie, and 31-year-old Mary said "for the past 27 or 28 years" they've been bringing fresh produce to the Belvidere Farmers Market, which runs from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. each Saturday from early June to late October.
Illinois General Assembly should butt out of high school sports
The IHSA is a private, not-for-profit organization that receives no direct tax dollars, but some lawmakers think they need to butt into the IHSA's business instead of concentrating on the state's business.
Boone County man held in alleged child battering
A Machesney Park man being held on $300,000 bond for allegedly battering his girlfriend's 7-month old child faces additional charges of assault that result in permanent disability.
Lemonade Stands Raising Money for Non-Profit
Lemonade stands will be set up around the Rockford area this weekend and it's all in the name of a good cause.
Machesney Park Neighbors Have Chance at State Home Improvement Loans
Neighbors looking to spruce up their homes may be able to get help from the state to complete their home improvement projects.