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1 hr ago | WIFR
A 3-year-old boy from Rockford is dead and the woman taking care of him is in jail for allegedly abusing him.
3 hrs ago | WIFR
Midway Village Museum has been awarded a grant of $45,331 by the Dr. Louis & Violet Rubin Fund of the Community Foundation of Northern Illinois.
8 hrs ago | Examiner.com
As a pet owner, most people instantly realize the responsibilities that goes in the care of that animal; providing its basic needs of bed, blankets, toys, bones, food, dishes and more.
12 hrs ago | WIFR
Rockford police responded to an armed robbery at the Tobacco Outlet at 3219 N. Main Street where they say a black male got away with an unknown amount of money.
15 hrs ago | WIFR
There is now a new opportunity for low income Rockford high school graduates to go to Rock Valley College for free.
Volunteers from Michigan are helping at a home on Yonge Street this week. They're doing basic fix-ups for the homeowners.
This summer local police are once again teaming up to give teens a chance to learn how to fight crime.
Prosecutors in Illinois' Lee County on Tuesday filed 12 murder counts against 36-year-old Terence Doddy of Rockford in the July 1 death of 44-year-old Tonya Bargman.
Equipment used in some of the city's most dangerous situations is long overdue to be replaced, a move that gets the green light from Rockford aldermen.
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – One of two Rock Falls men wanted in a hit-and-run that left a Sterling man critically injured was arrested Monday morning in Corpus Christi, Texas, and charged with attempted murder.
Businesses like Rockford Memorial Hospital and companies constructing new stores are adding up to about $41 million in construction.
No matter where we live, come September, we'll all have to dig deeper in our wallets to keep the lights on.
A reader asked me recently what I thought about Texas Rangers rookie outfielder Jake Smolinski , who is 11-for-29 in his first nine big league games.
The Greater Rockford Airport Authority and Rock Valley College broke ground on the new RVC Aviation Maintenance Technology Program facility.
Despite some financial woes over the last year or so, an annual event at the Booker Washington Center is still going strong.
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Updated: Wed Jul 23, 2014 07:10 pm
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