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Metal Center News
Metals USA Acquires J. Rubin
Metals USA, Fort Lauderdale, Fla., has acquired Midwestern service center company J. Rubin & Co., Rockford, Ill.
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7 hrs ago
City of Rockford Announces Start Date to Distribute Recycling Containers
The City of Rockford and Rock River Disposal have announced plans to begin distribution of new recycling containers to begin on Monday, March 17, 2014.
9 hrs ago
Meet the RVC President Candidates
The four finalists in the search for the next President of Rock Valley College will be visiting campus beginning next week.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Boeing Looking into Rockford Suppliers
It's only been a couple months since Rockford was a finalist for a massive Boeing factory and today the aerospace giant was back in the Forest City looking for fresh faces and talking new partnerships which could mean new jobs.
PREVIEW: Winnebago County Sheriff Democratic Candidates
When voters go to the polls next Tuesday, they'll have a long list of candidates to choose from for Winnebago County Sheriff.
Rockford Police Looking for Attempted Armed Robbery Suspect
Rockford police are looking for the man responsible for trying to rob a 12-year-old at a bus stop.
Metal Center News
9-2010 Business Topics
By Gerald Shankel , president and chief executive officer of Rockford, Ill.-based Fabricators & Manufacturers Association, International , a professional organization with more than 2,100 members working together to improve the metal forming and fabricating industry.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Republican Primary Race for Ogle County State's Attorney
The two men competing for the State's Attorney seat in Ogle County are also trying to save lives through their work.
Laurent House Renovations Almost Complete
Jerry Heinzeroth, a friend of Kenneth and Phyllis Laurent, gave an update on the project at Midway Village today.
KSDK-TV Saint Louis
Ill. medical marijuana law poses workplace dilemma
Illinoisans hoping to make use of the state's fledgling medical marijuana law may risk their jobs if their employers opt to maintain or adopt zero-tolerance drug policies.
Rockford Police Investigating Fatal Shooting
Rockford Police are investigating an apparent Homicide on the City's Northwest side.
Lifescape Hosting Multi-County ACA Enrollment Event
Lifescape Community Services is the lead organization for a multi-county public event to enroll for health insurance coverage through the Affordable Care Act.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Get Covered Illinois Volunteers Going Door-to-Door with Health Care Information
Don't be surprised if you get a knock on the door over the next few days. The Get Covered America group is going door to door to help us get signed up for health care coverage.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
World Congress of Families Calls on Pro-Family Groups Around the...
Contact: Don Feder, Director, WCF Communications, 508-405-1337, email@example.com ; The Howard Center for Family, Religion, & Society, 815-964-5819, firstname.lastname@example.org , email@example.com ROCKFORD, Ill., March 7, 2014 / Christian Newswire / -- World Congress of Families managing director Larry Jacobs today called on the international pro-life and ... (more)
Rockford to Provide Onsite Medical Services
The City of Rockford will offer onsite healthcare and wellness services to employees and their families next summer as part of a citywide effort to improve health, healthcare delivery, and the overall socioeconomic environment within the region.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Local Couple Returns from Ukraine
Ukraine appears to be headed toward a possible breakup after lawmakers in Crimea unanimously declare they want to join Russia.
Galapagos Rockford Charter School Progress
The future of two Rockford charter schools is up for debate, District 205 is in the process of deciding whether their applications should be renewed.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Rockford Man Found Dead in Pool
A 31 year-old Rockford man is dead, after police say he was found at the bottom of a pool.
Inside the Cloister
One of the paradoxes of monastic life is that those who try to leave the world are often pursued by it.
City of Rockford Declares Snow Emergency
The City of Rockford has declared a citywide snow emergency starting Wednesday March 5 at 1:00 p.m. The odd/even parking will be in effect until the Public Works department deems it no longer necessary.