• Bears proving to be pathetic excuse for a pro football team

    By S.C. Zuba Sports Columnist After an unbelievably disappointing 4-7 start, the Chicago Bears are left looking for answers. Their most recent 36-10 loss to the Brett Favre-driven Minnesota Vikings was one of the most lopsided defeats...

    • Posted December 2, 2009
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  • Guest Column: Why many may be deficient in vitamin D

    By Dr. Jonathan Taylor Northern Illinois Medical Group Vitamin D is an essential nutrient for absorbing calcium and maintaining bone density. Many of the foods we buy today are fortified with vitamin D, and vitamin D is...

    • Posted December 2, 2009
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  • RAM Talks Art: Art and healing: Hollis Sigler: Expect the Unexpected

    By Melissa Seipel Graphic Art Director, Rockford Art Museum The work of Hollis Sigler, whose life was prematurely taken by breast cancer, is on display at the Rockford Art Museum through Jan. 10, 2010. Upon closer inspection...

    • Posted December 2, 2009
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  • Holiday grief support groups meet

    From press release BELOIT, Wis.—Beloit Regional Hospice is hosting two holiday walk-in grief support groups. These will be held Tuesday, Dec. 8 and 15, from 5:30-6:30 p.m. at 655 Third St., Suite 200 in Beloit, Wis. No...

    • Posted December 2, 2009
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  • ‘Women In Art’ at Rockford Career College Dec. 4-5

    Show features more than 30 artists From press release Women in Art X 3” holiday art show will be held from 5- 9 p.m., Friday, Dec. 4 and 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 5 at Rockford Career...

    • Posted December 2, 2009
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  • U of I Extension presents FRESH! The Movie Dec. 10

    From press release Join in the festivities of Terra Madre Day, a world wide celebration of local foods, when University of Illinois Extension-Winnebago County presents FRESH! The Movie from 7 to 9 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 10, at...

    • Posted December 2, 2009
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