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  1. Computer Dynamics of Northwest Illinois joins SVACCRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 7 | The Daily Gazette

    ... service from, but text rates may apply. Computer Dynamics of Northwest Illinois, 451 W. South St., Freeport, had a ribbon cutting Aug. 14 as a new Sauk Valley Area Chamber of Commerce of Sterling member. Pictured (in no particular ...


  2. Leina JanesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 6 | Adair Progress

    Leina Janes, 95, of Freeport, IL, formerly of Columbia, died Friday, August 31, 2018 at the Parkview Home in Freeport. She was born November 20, 1922 in Toria, Kentucky to the late Elsworth and Mary Corbin Janes.


  3. SVM Editorial: a roundabout way of improving safety, traffic flowRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 25 | The Daily Gazette

    ... or without stop signs and signals. Actually, all over America, too, more than 10,000 nationwide, including one in Freeport, over by Highland Community College, that has been in action since December 2013. There were more than 10 crashes a year at ...


  4. Yokohama, USW reach tentative labor deal at Virginia plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 27 | Tire Business

    ... Americas Inc., Goodyear and Sumitomo Rubber USA L.L.C. In May 2017, USW Local 164 in Des Moines, Iowa; Local 745 in Freeport, Ill.; and Local 890 in Bryan, Ohio, reached an agreement with Titan International Inc. that will run through Nov. 16, 2021. ...


  5. Leota Sophia McQuaidRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2018 | The Janesville Gazette

    ... the daughter of Mary and Paul Wubben. She was the fifth oldest of 14 children. She obtained her nursing degree in Freeport, IL, in 1957, before moving to Beloit, WI, in 1960. She called Beloit her home until 2013, when she moved to Gallatin, TN, to ...


  6. Mary Schmich:Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2018 | Jewish World Review

    One of the gravestones the author found as she searched in a Catholic cemetery in Freeport, Ill. Mary Schmich/Chicago Tribune You're never very far, it seems, from a cluster of old headstones poking out of the grass and resting under the trees, reminders of people doomed to be forgotten.


  7. Rodger Lee LamontRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2018 | The Janesville Gazette

    Rodger Lee Lamont, age 65 of Oshkosh WI, passed into eternal glory, free from pain Sunday Aug 12th. He was born in Freeport, IL, June 15th, 1953, son of H. Gordon and Margaret Lamont.


  8. Village police: Freeport man threatens to hijack, kill officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2018 | South Shore Record

    ... to board a flight to the Dominican Republic. According to authorities, he allegedly threatened to kill police. Freeport Police Chief Miguel Bermudez, right, held up a photo of Vinas on Tuesday during the announcement of his arrest, with Mayor Robert ...


  9. Illinois agency grounds helicopters due to lack of fundingRead the original story

    Aug 11, 2018 | WAND-TV Decatur

    An agency that's provided air support to law enforcement agencies across northern Illinois for 15 years is all but defunct and relinquishing its fleet of helicopters due to a lack of funding. The Rockford Register Star reports a half dozen of the helicopters once operated by Air-One are parked outside the Stephenson County Jail in Freeport.


  10. Betty Lou PennistonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2018 | Channel3000

    Betty was born on April 3, 1931 in Clarno Township, the daughter of Everett E. and Della Pearl Montgomery. She graduated from Argyle High School in 1949 and attended Brown's Business College in Freeport, IL.


  11. Flavor Flav to again open chicken restaurant in HendersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2018 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... whose real name is William Jonathan Drayton, met a few years ago and hit it off. "We're like brothers. I'm from Freeport, Ill., and what's funny is he's from Freeport in Long Island, N.Y.," Cimino said. "We've always talked about opening a pizza and ...


  12. In search of family in a small-town graveyardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2018 | Chicago Tribune

    One of the gravestones Chicago Tribune columnist Mary Schmich found as she searched in a Catholic cemetery in Freeport, Ill. One of the gravestones Chicago Tribune columnist Mary Schmich found as she searched in a Catholic cemetery in Freeport, Ill.


  13. Jeff DorninkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2018 | Channel3000

    Once upon a time on August 28th, 1961 Gordon and Jo Dornink had their first child Jeffrey Alan Dornink in Freeport, IL. Over the next five years the family grew to include Rick and Mike.


  14. Illinois men face drug charges in Lafayette CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2018 | WKOW-TV

    Three Freeport, Illinois men were arrested on drug charges early Wednesday morning in the Lafayette County township of New Diggings, about seven miles east of Hazel Green. Marcos A Quiroz, 23, Freeport, Bailey M Reid, 21, Freeport and Aquil JT Parker, 24, were arrested and face charges of possession of drug paraphernalia following a traffic stop on County Highway W. For those working in an office all day, getting outside can be a challenge.


  15. Ilgen 40th AnniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2018 | The Times

    ... late Harold and Lucile (Linton) Lischmann of Edwardsville and Lee's parents are the late George and Viro Ilgen of Freeport, IL. They have three children, Jan David (Cindy) Buchta of Elkhart, Erica (Jeffery) Softley of Rancho San Margarita and ...


  16. Waterloo's longest running council member Harold Getty dies at 78Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2018 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    According to his obituary, Getty was born October 24, 1939 in Freeport, Ill. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force.


  17. Rowan University has storied history | AlbrightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2018 |

    ... The college changed its name to Rowan. Nathan Salsbury, 1846-1902, actor and theatrical manager, was born in Freeport, Ill., in 1846, joined the Union Army and entertained the troops by singing and dancing. In 1883 Salsbury met showman William F. ...


  18. Drunk driver kills Army ROTC officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2018 | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    ... the moments after the crash as his bike hit his body while he was on the pavement. 66-year-old Cornelius McShane of Freeport, Illinois is charged with drunk driving. Officers said he failed a field sobriety test, and admitted that he'd had several ...


  19. Section 1 FFA Fair grand championRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2018 | The Daily Gazette

    ... FFA showed the grand champion junior doe rabbit at the July 1 Section 1 FFA Fair at the Stephenson County Fair in Freeport. She also had the winning senior buck and senior doe. Photo submitted by Don Mathey. Olivia Charles of West Carroll High ...


  20. Now Casting: Amazon Feature Film 'Strangedraft' Is Seeking Full Cast and Crew + 3 More GigsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2018 | Back Stage

    ... Additionally, the film is casting production assistants and an on-site editor. Rehearsals begin in late July in Freeport, Illinois, followed by filming in August throughout Illinois. Cast members will receive a percentage of streaming revenue and ...


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