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Fillmore County Journal
Emma Janice Winch of Rockford, Ill, passed away from a sudden illness on March 8, 2014.
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The Daily Gazette
Breaking out the bubbles at museum
Geoff Akins Hannah will demonstrate his bubble skills during six live “Bubble Wonders” performances Saturday at the 2014 Bubble Festival, Discovery Center, 711 N. Main St., Rockford.
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The Daily Gazette
Orchestra set to perform Sunday in Rockford
The Rockford Symphony Youth Orchestra will present its annual Spring Ensemble Concert at 3 p.m. Sunday at Mendelssohn Hall, 406 N. Main St. ROCKFORD – The Rockford Symphony Youth Orchestra will present its annual Spring Ensemble Concert at 3 p.m. Sunday at Mendelssohn Hall, 406 N. Main St. The concert program includes performances by the ... (more)
Wed Mar 12, 2014
County Board Leaders Endorse Kirk Dillard for Illinois Governor
The chairmen of Winnebago, Boone, Stephenson, and Ogle all met with Dillard earlier at the Radisson Inn.
Rock Valley College Manufacturing Program to Transfer Credentials
High unemployment rates continue; the State of Illinois sits at nearly nine percent and it's even worse in the Rockford area at more than eleven-and-a-half percent.
One dead in I-65 accident Tuesday night
A Whiteland man was killed at about 8 p.m. Tuesday in the last of three crashes near the I-65 Edinburgh exit after he failed to see a stopped semi, according to Indiana State Police.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Victims' Families Protest Convicted Murderers' Paroles
Two convicted murderers could soon get out of prison. Both Curtis Brownell, who raped and killed a Loves Park Teen more than 35 years ago and Calvin Madison, who shot a 19-year-old Rockford gas station cashier are up for parole again.
Rockford Man Arrested for Allegedly Delivering Cocaine
Rockford police say they received information that 23-year-old Jeffrey Whitaker was involved with selling drugs at various places in Rockford.
Metal Center News
Metals USA Acquires J. Rubin
Metals USA, Fort Lauderdale, Fla., has acquired Midwestern service center company J. Rubin & Co., Rockford, Ill.
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.
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.