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Antique Auto Appraisals

Area's highest credentialed certified Antique auto Appraisers. Established 1966. Collector Car Appraisals, 815-874-8258. Credit cards welcome. On the web at 8/14/03

Auto Accessories For Sale

Deer-tote. For hauling luggage, deer, also bicycles, skis, etc. Never used. Fits 2” hitch. Both racks & hardware, $100. 815/865-5892. 3/10



Buying pre-1985 Vehicles. Junkers to showcars. Please don't scrap your older car – we can pay more. FINDERS FEES PAID FOR SUCCESSFUL PURCHASES. Keep this voicemail number 815-983-0006. 8/14/03

Autos For Sale

1994 Chevy Berretta Z-26, V/6, candy red, Indy wheels, runs, drives, looks perfect. “Don,” 247-8437. 3/10

1989 Ford van. Blue w/blue interior, captain chairs. 10-passenger , runs great. $950. 397-8969. 3/10

1994 Chevy Cavalier. 2-door, 4-cyl., 5-speed, new starter, new heater, new brakes. $1,000. 229-6570, 332-7423. 3/10

1985 Pontiac Firebird. New interior, no motor. Set up for V8. $450. 637-6370. 3/10

1989 Lincoln Towncar. Good condition. 121,000 miles. $2,300 OBO. 965-5254. 3/10

2000 Mercury Cougar. Must sell, need money for college, asking $5,700. Call 289-5033, leave number. 3/3

1989 Mitsubishi Montero 4×4. Decent shape, runs, needs work, parts or whole, $500 OBO. 815/645-2203. 3/3

1987 S-10 Blazer 4×4. Needs brake lines. Many newer parts. 2.8, auto, $500. Call 494-0324. 3/3

1994 Ford Taurus. Power everything, nice shape, runs great, $1,600 OBO. 624-4883. 3/3

1999 Mercury Grand Marquis. White, new tires, white interior, 66,000 miles, clean, good condition. $9,200. 815/968-0605. 3/3

1989 Toyota 4 Runner SR5 V6 4×4, p.s., p.b., A/C, AM/FM, power windows, automatic trans. 201,000 highway miles. Some rust. Needs some work: oil leak and tailgate window regulator needs to be replaced. Taking bids/offers. 399-5545. 3/3

1992 Lincoln Continental. Runs & drives really well, needs a little work. $400 OBO. 969-8562. 2/25

1991 Ford Taurus. 4DR, auto, V-6, power seat, windows, mirror, brakes, $950 OBO. 968-1585, 968-6458. 2/25

Auto Parts

1979 Olds 350 Rocket motor w/trans., $300. 637-6370. 3/10

Autos Wanted

Geo convertibles wanted-any condition. Retiree's new hobby. CHEAP. 815/983-0006. 3/3

Body Work Needed

Cheap body repair person wanted. Tight budgeted lady senior needs 1966 Mustang Conv. repaired. 815/983-0006 (voicemail). 3/3



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2002 elite trailer. 36’, 2BR, slide-out, washer & dryer. Microwave, air, $15,950. Rockford. 608/239-7453. 3/10


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Apple Macintosh G3-266 128MB/4GB, 17” monitor, zip drive, internet ready, call 282-1474, $350. 3/10



Positive Image Holiness Church requires donations to continue free church-based programs. See Community Calendar. Donations can be made to: Positive Image Church, 311 Mulberry St. Rockford, IL 61101 or call 967-9061. TFN

Fax Machine needs TLC

Brother 1550MC Intelifax quit working. We love it. Can anyone fix it? 983-0006. 3/3

Feng Shui

Home, office, garden consultations. Quintessential Home Decor. 968-1795. 2/25

1BR southeast Rockford apt. Off-street parking, ground level, 1 block off Broadway/14th Ave. $375/deposit, references. 815/983-0054. 3/10

1-bedroom. Utilities, furnished, non-smoker, reference, deposit. 964-6996. 3/3

Colonial Village area. Nice 3-bdrm, air, deck, garage, $750/month, lease. 874-4987. 3/3

Riverfront Condo/apt. Private, 2BD, garage, boat dock, fireplace and appliances. Walking distance to downtown Rockford. Asking $900 per month. 979-0789. tfn

2BR deluxe duplex w/garage & opener, W/D, $550/month + deposit & references. Secure & private. 399-5365. 3/10

2-bedroom apartment. 20th & Charles St. area. 2-car garage. 987-7349. 3/3

New Milford. 2BR duplex. Clean & cozy. No pets. References, lease, deposit & 1st month rent. 874-1888. 3/3

2-bedroom across from Nelson School. Newly decorated, full basement, hook-ups. 877-4534. 3/3

1- 2-& 3-bedroom. Nice condition, available now. Houses also avail. 964-0344. 3/17

Executive apartment. Living, dining, sunroom, 1¾ baths, bedroom, office, A/C, fireplace, garage, deck, no smoking, no pets, $850. 965-7246. 2/25

S.E. 1BR, small house. Large yard, 1-car garage, basement, $450 rent + deposit, possible contract to purchase or lease with option. 871-0171 or 871-0997. 2/25

S.E. 2½BR lower, large apartment, diningroom, livingroom, kitchen, pantry. $500 rent + deposit. 871-0171 or 871-0997. 2/25

Clean, safe, quiet. 2BR, 1 bath, on-site manager, $475. Sandy Hollow & Alpine. Call Helen, 873-9109. 3/24

For Sale

Comic book collection. Playboy/Penthouse magazine – old and new ones. Cookbooks. Hitachi VCR. Cash. 815/962-5376. 3/3

Spa equipment. Sunspectra 9000 Body/Mind. Full light system. $5,000. Call 282-0062. 3/3

Two new 7.14.5 ten-ply tires. Two for $90. 874-2859. 3/10

6-shot revolver, cap and ball. Like new. $100. 968-1936. 3/3

Must sell dryer 220 hook-up. $30 or best offer. Stop in & see at 524 S. Horace Ave. Mon.-Sun., 6 a.m.-8 p.m. 3/3

Ten pictures, some oil. $30 takes all. Coffee table, maple-glass top. $20. 968-1936. 3/3

Tappan electric range. 2 ovens, 4 burners, 2 years old, $500 OBO. Cost $1,100. 397-3277. 3/3

Bunkbed sleeps 3. White steel, sells at Crazy Joe’s for over $300. Asking $100. 815/282-2762. 3/3

King soft-side waterbed. Three years new. Will help assemble. $300. 226-1455. 3/3

Australian 15” synthetic brown saddle. Will deliver. $250 firm. 226-1455. 3/3

Used computer desk, $15; vinyl record sets, make an offer. Call 815/968-9497. 3/3

Jacobson 1450 lawn tractor with hydro transmission & heavy duty electric lift, snowblade & chains. $700. 815/962-2272. 3/3

Chinese air rifle. Very good. $20. 968-1936. 3/3

Sears 2 h.p., 6-gallon wet/dry vac., $20. Like new. 398-1509. 3/3

Valentine’s Day or wedding ring? Store credit for $1,350 at Clodius and Co. Jewelry. Make me an offer. 314/374-2358. 2/25

Davenport/chair, rust, floral, $75 takes both. Very good condition. 1952 Shopsmith, make offer. 633-8668. 2/25

Diamond deal. .80 carats SI, round, $1,000. Appraisal, $3,500. 969-0477. 2/25

AMF pool table. 7 ft., ¾” slate, new felt, excellent condition, $800. 226-8003. 2/25

Bed combo, coffee tables, lamps, approx. 140 videos – all kinds, entertainment center, 4-door. 815/543-3573. 2/25

Jacobson 1450 lawn tractor with hydro transmission & heavy duty electric lift, snowblade & chains, $700. 815/962-2272. 2/25

Swimming pool, 15 ft. wide, 4 ft. tall. Includes 2-year-old filter. Needs liner. $250. 815/234-8979. 2/25

Bird cage, $10. Fish tank, $5. Hamster cage, $5. 229-1263, Steve. 2/25

3 scooters, $5 each. American Flyer sled, $5. Roller blades with pads, $25. Kid’s bike, $15. 229-1263, Steve. 2/25

Bamboo rocker, $10. Sony boombox, $15. Barbell set, $50. Walkie Talkies, $5. 229-1263, Steve. 2/25

Diningroom table, 5 chairs,$100. Fireplace tools, best offer. 229-1263, Steve. 2/25

Double mausoleum for 2. Sunset Garden’s price: $8,200. Asking $5,000 or best. 624-4883. 2/25

Snowblower, $55. Sled, $15. Skis, $15. Snowboard, $15. 399-8984. 2/25

Four-piece early American engraved quad-plated silver serving set. Stamped
1848 asking, $75. 963-5344. 3/10

Two benchtop lathes. Electric Toro snowblower. Small gas rototiller. 815/962-0135. 2/25

1920s diningroom set. Table, buffet, 6 chairs, made in Rockford, $650. 968-2919 after 6 p.m. 2/25

2 coffee & 2 end tables, oak w/glass tops, $25 each. 3-piece livingroom set, $250. Waterbed w/bookshelf headboard, $150. 395-1564. 2/25

Chandelier, 2’, octagon shaped, brass, 30 panels of glass. Weighs 20 lbs. $60 firm. 298-0612. 2/25

Many cookbooks, good & excellent condition, make nice gifts. 2 punch bowl sets, small appliances, misc. Like new used Tupperware. 962-3737. 3/3

Bed: queen pillowtop mattress set. New in plastic, w/warr, $129. Can deliver. 815/375-0774. 3/10

6 ft. wood airplane prop., $250. 12 ft. oval wood conference table, $50. 870-1677. tfn

GE stainless fridge, still in box, was $3,000 new, asking $2,500. Antique Roper stove with oven, $500 firm. 870-1677. tfn

Heatmor outdoor wood burning furnace. Heats up to 10,000-square foot homes, churches, pools, greenhouses. 815/509-4357. 2/25

Full-size mattress, new in package, $79. 815/375-0774. Delivery available. 3/10

King size pillowtop mattress set. New in package, w/warr, $219. 815/375-0774. Delivery. 3/10

Queen mattress set, new in plastic, $89. Can deliver, 815/375-0774. 3/10


Free wood. Two large trees already cut in 4' sections. 3rd still needs cutting down. 1530 14th St., Rockford. 983-0006. 3/3


Gardeners–Do you belong to a garden club? Come grow with us. Rockford Area Gardeners. Call 965-8155 ext. 150. 3/10


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Home Improvements

Kitchens • Electric

Baths • Plumbing

Basements • Doors

Roof Repair • Windows

All types of flooring

No job too small.

Free Estimates

Eric, 505-3453. 3/3

Handyman for hire. Small job specialist. Need something built, repaired, assembled or painted? Call Axel Cruz 815/964-2576. 2/25


Gene’s Hauling. At reasonable rates. Appliances, rubbish, moving, basement cleaning, tree limbs, etc. 815/962-7484, 815/519-7332. 2/25

Chad’s hauling service. Hauling/yard waste, junk, trash. Basement, garage, attic cleanouts. Cheapest around. 979-7593. 3/31


Attention: Medicare eligibles. Security Choice. A new and affordable healthcare plan for individuals with Medicare. $9 per month. Call Don Cromer. 399-9100. 3/31

Coral Calcium, Ginko Biloba, more in liquid supplement. Questions? 3/24

Help Wanted

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EARN $12-$70 IN JUST A FEW HOURS EVERY WEDNESDAY! Deliver The Rock River Times in Northern Illinois area. Must have car and proof of insurance. Call 964-9767. TFN

$250 to $500 a week. Will train to work at home helping the U.S. government file HUD/FHA mortgage refunds. No experience necessary. Call toll-free 1/800-778-0353. 3/10

Housekeeper. 5 hours a week. General housekeeping duties. $50/week. Northwest Rockford. 988-0414. 3/10

Lawn maintenance. Need one person to work 25-40 hours per week for small business. Pay depends on worker’s ability. Includes bonuses & some paid holidays. Must be reliable, have good driving record, clean criminal record (I will check these records). For more info call 815/962-0551. 3/10

100 workers needed. Assemble crafts & wood items, materials provided. $480/week + free information pack. 24 hours. 1/801-428-4896. 3/3

Elixur nightclub now hiring security. Must be 21. Apply within. 3780 E. State St. 227-0000. 3/3

Elixur Night Club now hiring hostess, apply within. 3780 E. State St. 815/227-0000. 2/25

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Experienced salesperson needed. Part-time, flexible hours, local organization, sell marketing resource material in tri-counties. Rèsumè: Box 2528, Loves Park 61132. 2/25

Avon. Make money, great discounts, flexible hours. Call Peggy, 234-2866. 2/25




Remodel – Repair.

Raymond. 3/17

Home For Rent

3-bedroom, 2-story country fix-up on 3 acres in Forreston, IL. Can trade rent toward fix-up. 30 miles west of Rockford. Walking distance to great schools. $650/deposit, references.

815/983-0054, voicemail.

Home For Sale

Source Financial Mortgage Company. What is your current mortgage payment? 100% Financing Available, Conventional/FHA/VA. For a better rate call 815/243-2400, An Illinois and Wisconsin Mortgage Licensee. 2/23


Stop Smoking!

Reduce Stress!

Get Motivated!

Call Carole Montefusco, R.N.B.S.N., 399-3520 or Counseling Resource Center,

227-1966. 3/31

Jury Member’s Rights

Jury duty? Know your rights they WILL NOT tell you. JUROR'S HANDBOOK, $5. C.B.A., c/o P.O. Box 306, Rockford, Illinois state [61105 TDC]. 3/3

Massage Therapy

Creative touch therapy: Alleviate stress, muscle tension, improve circulation, encourage overall well-being. Techniques meet your needs. Gift certificates available. Contact Glenn, CMT. 815/965-1787. 3/17

Mobile/Motor Homes

1988 Coachman motor home. 27’ class C, self-contained, 79,000 miles. Winter special, $9,800. 815/962-9223. 3/10

Drive south this winter. 37’ Pacearrow motorhome equipped with all luxury options, $28,000 or trade for rental home. 815/962-3438. 3/10

Jacobson 1450 lawn tractor with hydro transmission & heavy duty electric lift snowblade & chains, $700. 815/962-2272. 3/10

1988 14’x10’ remodeled mobile home. 3-bedrooms, 2 full baths. Decks, front/back. $14,000. 440-8335. 3/3


Keyboard, like new, guitar & amp, coronet, all excellent starters. 871-9599. 3/10

Keyboard. Casio, professional, built-in amp, shows chord changes for guitar & other instruments. 100 rhythms, 100 tones, 100 songs. CTK511. $150. 815/865-5892. 3/10

Royce and Tama snare drums, $60 and $100. Royce bass drum and tom, $100. 229-5307. 3/3

Musicians: six 6 AMP-PA records for sale. 397-1759. 3/3

All rock bands. My record label will sign your band now! 3/3

Where are you musicians? Drummer seeks working band. Old rock, R&B, country-rock, etc. Ray, 815/297-9059. 2/25

Fender DeVille amplifier. New, mint condition with all warranties. Leave number on answering machine. 968-4202. 2/25

Voice lessons. Development of the singing voice. 25 years experience. All ages. All styles Private instruction. Money back guarantee. 226-3676, call after 10 a.m. please. 2/25

Office/Warehouse For Rent

Belvidere, 2,800 SF, office/warehouse, month free/year lease. 773/528-7776. 3/3

Organ, Tissue,

& Blood


26-year-old man in need of a kidney transplant. Please call 961-1686 if interested. 2/25

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Paint your home? Free estimates. Guaranteed work. Call Tom, 877-5136. 3/10

Painting & wall repair. For dependable, neat and reasonably priced painting, c

all Mike Koukos, the one man crew, at 873-1387. 3/31


Seek black male to share a beautiful home on south side. Must work and be non-smoker. Share all expenses and home chores. 964-8048. References will be checked. 3/10

ATTN: Sara Ambert, owner. 1925 School St. Michelle Peterson would like to pay you. Call 815/289-0389. 3/3

Has your favorite circus violated the animal welfare act? Click on "factsheets" at 3/10


Pit Bull puppies. 3 males – 13 weeks old. $150 firm. Leave message. 815/964-5809. 3/10

Two cockatiels, $50 each or both for $80. Call 978-2590, Christine. 3/10

Looking for someone to care for lab mix dog temporarily. Call for details. Serious inquiries only. 962-3954. 3/3

Irish setter puppies. AKC, champion bloodlines. 815/874-8696. 3/3

Must sell black male cat. $5. Named Bandit. Stop in and see at 524 S. Horace Ave. 2 p.m.-7 p.m., Mon.-Sun. 3/3

Wanted: XL dog cage or kennel. Must be cheap or free. Call 397-8253. 3/3

Akita – Huskie and American Shep. mixed puppies. Born October 17th. $50 each. 962-1248 anytime. 3/3

Mixed shepherd puppies, $50-$70. 10 weeks old. 815/870-6304. Key in return number, daytime only. 3/3

Lab puppies. Healthy, happy, chocolate and black, first shots, dew claws, de-wormed, 815/282-3674, anytime. 2/25

¾ Shepherd puppies. 9 weeks, $50-$75. 815/870-6304. Key in return number. Free felines, daytime. 2/25

Volunteers needed to help stop puppy mills & euthanasia in Rockford. 558-2516. Serious only. 2/25

2 female pit bull puppies. AKC registered. $200. 227-1086. 2/25

To help end animal

cruelty & puppy mills, 2/25

Don’t breed or buy while homeless pets die. Adopt from a shelter or rescue group. 3/10

Do you know a chained and lonely dog? Go to 3/10

Real Estate

Pay $150/year for property tax. Small horse farm, 75 acres (25 pasture, 50 woods/timber). 3-stall horse barn, tack room, 30'x50' open space, in ground pool, Cypress sided house, screen porch, 20×30 shop. Location: Pocahontas, AR. For info: 870/647-3139. 2/25


Pre-Vatican II church is alive and well. St. Sebastian. Call 636-8073. 2/25

Rummage Sale

Aldersgate United Methodist Church. 4055 N. Rockton Ave. Friday, March 5, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, March 6, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Something for everyone, all at bargain prices. 3/3


Mower, blower, tuneups, repair. Most $50. Jack, 229-7458. Free pick-up. 3/31

Furnaces, boilers, fixed, replaced, fast, friendly, affordable 24-hour services. 874-0055, 972-0055 (pager). 3/3

Sewing machines. In-home service on your machine. Clean, oil & adjust, $22.50. Sales: flatbeds, and open arm sewing machines from $39.50-$69.50. 965-0111. 2/25

I repair vacuum cleaners any make or model. Install ceiling fans. Make lamps/chandeliers. Sell vacuums. Call 963-7903. 3/3


MXZ Roeten runners. 8 sets, small parts for other sleds. All new, $250. 398-1215. 3/3

1987 Yamaha Phazer. Good sled, $900. 335-2006. 2/25

Ski doos, excellent condition. 1999 MXZ 670HO, 1997 Formula Z 2000, Floe trailer, $6,800 OBO. 815/633-0795. 2/25

Only 227 miles on this like new Ski Doo snowmobile in excellent condition. $2,500 w/tilt trailer. 964-4663. 3/10

Sporting Goods

Gun raffle. $8,000 worth of guns & safe. $20 a chance – Weatherby, Ruger, Browning, Beretta. Pheasants Forever. 815/399-4610. tfn


Hot!! Pro varsity original high school jerseys. Authentic school yard legends, limited editions. Visit us at or call 1/800-260-6616. Mention ad w/purchase for wholesale price. Wholesale: $149.99 per jersey. Retail: $300 per jersey. Buy 5 or more & receive below wholesale price. 3/10

Support Groups

Al-Anon, support group for families and friends of alcoholics. Help-line: (815)399-0456. TFN

Thrift Shop

Emmanuel Church Thrift Shop 920 3rd Ave is open on Wed. morning from 8-12. Shoppers welcome. Entrance near alley door. 3/10


Humane Society needs volunteers to bake, sew, craft, man booths. Call 749-1400, leave message. 3/10

Girl Scouts need volunteers to organize and lead Hispanic troops call Leticia Maldonado, 962-5591 ext. 125. TFN

Girl Scout necesita lideres hispanas voluntarias, que formen grupos de ninas Leticia Maldonado, 962-5591 ext. 125. TFN


Wanted to buy old postcards and photos. Please call 885-3107 and leave a message. 3/10

Wanted 1959 or 1960 Chevy 2-door hard top. Must be restorable and complete. 732-2888. 3/10

Disabled American Veteran’s key license plate tags. Also wanted “Believe It Or Not” books. 874-2859. 3/10

Wanted: CB radio. Older preferred. Mobile or base station. Must work. 286-3214. 3/3

Wanted: The three free books from National Grants Conference on grants, business, real estate. 815/962-0135. 3/3

Battery – Operated portable microphone for lectures. Light-weight. Reasonably priced. 234-4300, leave message. 3/3

Wanted: old computers and parts. All brands. 229-1263, Steve. 2/25

Wanted: 9’x4’ or 9’x6’ sheets of canvas. Could be on roll also. Cheap or free. 964-9767.

Wanted: Woman’s sewing patterns 1950s and before. 965-5671. TFN

wanted: 16 or 18’ pontoon boat trailer with wheels under pontoon. Cheap or free. Call Frank, 964-9767. tfn

Snowmobiles or parts from the 70s, 623-6591. Save this ad, I buy all year. 3/17

Wanted to buy: Used Hawaiian lap steel guitars and old amps. 399-1917. 2/25

wanted: Acoustic guitar case. Cheap. 964-9767. TFN

Museum wants to buy military relics (U.S., German, Japanese), helmets, medals, uniforms, guns, daggers, etc. John Coy, 815-732-2091,61601. TFN

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Work From Home

Need help? Work from home. Many jobs to choose from. Send $6 in a SASE to Home Workforce, P.O. Box 16363, Loves Park, IL 61132. 4/2

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