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  1. Blackhawks' AHL affiliate offering free admission against Chicago WolvesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Examiner.com

    The Rockford IceHogs , the Chicago Blackhawks ' American Hockey League affiliate, are offering free admission to the BMO Harris Bank Center in Rockford, Illinois when the Hogs take on the Chicago Wolves in their preseason opener on October 2nd, 2014. Puck drop is scheduled for 7:00 p.m. All that the IceHogs are asking for in return is that fans bring a non-perishable food item to the game.

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  2. The Cure and Weezer Close Out the Final Day of Riot Fest ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | Examiner.com

    By Sunday the ground had dried up so it was easier walking between stages. At 2:15 Billy Bragg took the Roots stage just him and a guitar and had the audience going.

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  3. How to help and ease your dog from pain and discomfort naturallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Examiner.com

    Any loving responsible pet owner such as you would not want to see or know your dog is in any kind of danger or discomfort. Just like humans, that can happen for various reasons and a close relationship with your local Rockford-area veterinarian or one closest to your home can help you in keeping your pet as healthy, happy and pain-free as possible.

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  4. Ways to avoid teaching your puppy bad habitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Examiner.com

    When you bring a puppy or new dog into your home, you want to ensure he or she learns the rules of the home immediately, knowing that you are indeed the boss! Puppies are so cute that many owners will love, snuggle and give in to all their desires, not realizing that some of those desires can create bad habits later in life. You can find good training options in the Rockford-area as listed below or a facility close to your home.

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  5. Is heartworm prevention important for your dogRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Examiner.com

    If you are bothered by mosquito bites, you know that your dog is being disturbed by these nasty pests. Mosquitos can carry many diseases for humans and animals alike but what you may not know is that the larvae from the mosquito can cause heartworm in your pet That is why it is imperative that you contact your local Rockford-area veterinarian as listed below or one closest to your home in order to get your pet on a heartworm preventative program.

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  6. Simple tips to protect your dog if a disaster strikesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Examiner.com

    You never want to give thought to the fact that a disaster could occur but we have seen some real unusual weather and acts of nature in recent years, whether it is tornadoes, mud slides, wild fires or hurricanes and more. Unfortunately, these are things you cannot control but you can take steps for yourself and your dogs in preparation of such unexpected fates.

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  7. The connection between child abuse and animal abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Examiner.com

    It is so sad but true, most often a child that is abused will grow up to abuse an animal. Additionally, child abusers also abuse defenseless pets as well.

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  8. Is possible dogs can contract the Ebola virusRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Examiner.com

    Ebola has been televised all over the news, getting closer to your own home and life than you think. People abroad have been contracting it from other countries, getting fiercly ill.

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  9. Weather History: September 14: Record temps, tropics, floods, storms & snowRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 14 | Examiner.com

    A hurricane storm surge swept over the islands of the Georgia coast with a great loss of life, destruction of crops, and severe floods inland. 357 people died as a hurricane made landfall near Corpus Christi, TX.

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  10. Weather History: September 14: Record temps, tropics, storms, snow & floodsRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 14 | Examiner.com

    A hurricane storm surge swept over the islands of the Georgia coast with a great loss of life, destruction of crops, and severe floods inland. 357 people died as a hurricane made landfall near Corpus Christi, TX.

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  11. What happens to your pets when you die?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Examiner.com

    It is disturbing to think what would happen to your pets in the event of your death. After all, who wants to give such thoughts to leaving this earth.

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  12. Recognize if your Chihuahua is obese and how to helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Examiner.com

    The Chihuahua is considered one of the smallest dog breeds in the world and the last thing you want is for your tiny little guy to be obese. It can be difficult to look into those big brown eyes and refuse to give him or her every little morsel begging for.

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  13. How to help your dog if sprayed by a skunkRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Examiner.com

    Skunks are very pretty, amazing animals; from a distance that is. When a skunk feels scared and threatened, it will hunch its back, left its tail and look out!! They spray a thick, yellowish oily substance that is secreted from the two scent glands that are located on each side of their anus.

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  14. Why dogs scoot on their buttsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Examiner.com

    If you see your dog scooting on its butt, it is not necessarily an unusual behavior. It may seem like an odd act and make you wonder, "what on earth would make my dog want to rub its but on the floor, ground or wherever?" It is best to ask your veterinarian in the Rockford-area or one closest to your home as listed below or an office closest to your home to determine just what would make a dog do such a thing! Scooting is a term used to refer to the behavior of your dog rubbing or dragging its rear end on the ground, usually to find some relief for the anal or genitalia area as a result of some type of discomfot.

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  15. Is it normal to talk to your dog?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Examiner.com

    Do you think you are abnormal if you talk to your dog? Most pet parents find great comfort in talking to their dogs in the same way that they talk to humans. Your canine may not understand every word you speak; it is almost like a foreign language to him or her.

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  16. Tip leads to arrest in I-88 hit and runRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | Examiner.com

    A fatal hit and run happened on March 8, 2014. Emillo Perez was driving westbound on Interstate 88; running out of gas he decided to walk the one mile to the Joslin exit, when a vehicle struck him half a mile from the exit leaving him laying in the road.

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  17. Cancer hits home with E. Faye Butler Breast Cancer Awareness performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | Examiner.com

    Broadway Global spotlights breaking news and an exclusive with a dear friend E. Faye Butler , for a one night only performance in honor of her Mother and Breast Cancer Awareness Month . "My mother passed away a 7 years ago December 1, 2007.

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  18. Fast-food workers protest for $15 an hour wages throughout U.S.: 436 arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | Examiner.com

    Fast-food workers took to the streets again, and this time the protests were throughout the United States on Thursday. This was the latest in a series of protests by minimum wage or low-wage workers who are discontent with their paychecks.

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  19. Word of Art Friday September 5 in RockfordRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 2 | Examiner.com

    On September 5, 2014, In Print Professional Writers' Organization is holding the Word of Art reception at Emmanuel Lutheran Church, 920 Third Avenue, in Rockford from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. What is Word of Art? It's collaboration between artists and authors in the Illinois/Wisconsin area.

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  20. A tale of two bowling comebacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 2 | Examiner.com

    One day after mounting a spectacular comeback to win a Southern Nevada Bowling Tournament event Sunday, Eric Forkel was explaining the circumstances behind his rally from a 100-pin deficit.

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