Rockford Newswire

Rockford Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Rockford, IL.

Results 1 - 20 of 28 for "" in Rockford, IL

  1. 3 injured in crash north of PeruRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2018 | The Times

    A 16-year-old girl was lift flighted from the scene of a crash Friday north of Peru and her 16-year-old passenger and another motorist were taken to the Peru hospital. At about 6 p.m. Friday, a vehicle driven by a 16-year-old girl was westbound on North 35th Road when police said she failed to stop at the stop sign at Route 251.


  2. Area Roundup: Fieldcrest corrals Comets for Week 1 victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2018 | The Times

    The Fieldcrest Knights opened their season with a 34-20 nonconference win over the Reed-Custer Comets on Friday night. Tyler McKay completed 17-of-21 passes for 230 yards and three touchdowns to lead the Fiedcrest offense.


  3. Falcons add new school, hope to add to win columnRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2018 | The Times

    The four returning captains for the 2018 Falcons are : Clayton Sibert, Mitch Lawless, Christian Harms and Jake Albertson. A new school has been added to the former Flanagan-Cornell/Woodland football co-op for the 2018 season, though numbers in the program are still a concern.


  4. Cru may be forced to fill Week 5 openingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2018 | The Times

    When it comes to September 21 during the upcoming high school football season, the sounds of crunching pads and screaming fans may be missing at Marquette Academy's Gould Stadium. According to a tweet posted Monday afternoon by Mike Buda, a sports director at a television station in Rockford, the Crusaders' scheduled Week 5 opponent, Our Lady of the Sacred Heart, plans to co-op with Rockford Christian Life this season in 8-man football - pending IHSA approval - with the Eagles coaching staff leading the program.


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

    Jul 24, 2018 | The Times

    Lee and Judy Ilgen of Ottawa, Illinois recently celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary. They were married on July 22, 1978 at First Christian Church in Edwardsville, IL.


  6. Kinzinger and Dady debate for first timeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2018 | The Times

    Sara Dady, left, debated with Rep. Adam Kinzinger at WCMY studios Monday morning. The pair discussed a number of issues provided by local media.


  7. Kinzinger addresses human trafficking at Rotary eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2018 | The Times

    Congressman Adam Kinzinger calls human trafficking modern slavery, and says the way to defeat it is to bring awareness to the issue. Kinzinger, R-Channahon, who represents Illinois' 16th District, made a quiet stop at Faranda's Banquet Center in DeKalb on Saturday to speak at the Rotary District 6420 conference.


  8. Pirate netters play better, place 3rd in own inviteRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2018 | The Times

    Ottawa senior Jack Marvel backhands a return during his No. 1 singles match against Rockford Boylan's D.J. Trenhaile on Saturday morning in the OHS Invitational.


  9. Police 2-26-18Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2018 | The Times

    The Times relies on reports furnished by police in our coverage area. If you know of a police matter but do not see it reported in The Times, contact us at 815-431-4050, 815-431-4082 or .


  10. OUTDOORS: I still miss Minnesota's North WoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2018 | The Times

    Shortly after hiring in at the Joliet Caterpillar plant, I used a week's vacation to hunt deer in Itasca County, Minn. Deer hunting in Illinois was not what is today and the north woods became a challenge to me.


  11. Democratic candidates forum slated in DeKalbRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2018 | The Times

    All four candidates seeking the Democratic nomination for Illinois' 16th Congressional District will answer audience questions Sunday, Feb. 18, at a public forum in DeKalb. The event is scheduled from 2 to 4 p.m. in the Yusunas Room of the DeKalb Public Library, 309 Oak St. The forum is an opportunity for voters to hear what candidates think about issues facing the nation and to decide who would best serve the interests of the district.


  12. Thousands protest Trump at Illinois women's marchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2018 | The Times

    Barbara Stanek, of Ottawa, takes in the messages from the sea of homemade protest signs during the second Women's March Chicago on Saturday. Organizers estimate more than 300,000 women, men and children showed up in downtown Chicago to rally for equal rights, encourage voter participation and protest the Trump administration and its agenda.


  13. Dady picks up 14 endorsementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2018 | The Times

    Congressional candidate Sara Dady, D-Rockford, on Thursday announced she has received 14 new endorsements from politicians in the 16th Congressional District. Most of them come from the northwestern part of the district, where she lives.


  14. Settlement allows Rockford officer to retireRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2017 | The Times

    A settlement agreement has been reached that will allow a Rockford police officer who was involved in the 2009 police shooting death of an unarmed black man to retire in good standing. Oda Poole was one of two officers accused in the August 2009 shooting death of Mark Anthony Barmore, The Rockford Register Star reported .


  15. Patrick 'Mark' Schuler: 1956-2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2017 | The Times

    There will be no funeral services. Cremation rites will be accorded. Private burial will be in Riverview Cemetery, Streator.


  16. Elizabeth A. ThummRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2017 | The Times

    A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 19, at St. Columba Church with the Rev. David Kipfer officiating.


  17. Ex-Illinois Rep. John Anderson, who ran for president, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2017 | The Times

    Former longtime Illinois Rep. John Anderson, who ran for president as an independent in 1980, has died at age 95. The World War II veteran and former prosecutor died Sunday night in Washington, his daughter, Diane Anderson, told The Associated Press. The 10-term GOP congressman originally sought the Republican presidential nomination in 1980, but he later waged an independent campaign against Democratic President Jimmy Carter and Republican challenger Ronald Reagan.


  18. MUSIC: Llanas, Luttrell will perform 2nd Storytellers showRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2017 | The Times

    Sam Llanas and Derek Luttrell will join hosts Miles Nielsen and Kelly Steward at 6 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 3, for the second Storytellers Studio Sessions concert at Lone Buffalo, 808 La Salle St. Tickets will be $25 and include a two-drink minimum , with doors opening at 4:30 p.m. and selected menu items available during the show. To order tickets, visit or call 815-324-9686.


  19. Family of man slain in traffic stop sues RockfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2017 | The Times

    The family of a man who died in northern Illinois last month after an apparent altercation during a traffic stop has filed a wrongful death lawsuit. Eddie Patterson and Rockford Police Department officer Jaimie Cox were found dead where Patterson's truck crashed into a tree on Nov. 5, the Rockford Register Star reported.


  20. Charge filed in fatal La Salle bar fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2017 | The Times

    An arrest warrant was issued Friday for a Streator parolee in connection with a man's death last week in a La Salle bar. Dezzan D. Phillips, 26, was charged Friday with involuntary manslaughter and aggravated battery.


Rockford Job Listings
View or post Rockford job listings on Topix.
Rockford Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Rockford from Topix.
Rockford Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Rockford on Topix.