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  • Yoga Rockford: A lineage of inspiration

    By Jennie Williford Pranayama Yoga Studio Looking back at my years of practice and training under senior Iyengar teachers and looking forward to this year’s teachers’ convention, I am reminded of the impact that Iyengar Yoga has...

    • Posted April 28, 2010
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  • Bring out the bikes! Bike Safety and Rodeo offered

    From press release NorthPointe Health and Wellness is sponsoring a Spring Bike Rodeo and Safety Check from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, May 1. With the improved weather, NorthPointe wants to be sure that those who...

    • Posted April 28, 2010
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  • RAMI Awards Ceremony April 29, changes help future events

    By Jim Hagerty Staff Writer As the final preparations are made for tomorrow’s (Thursday, April 29) 19th Annual Rockford Area Music Industry (RAMI) Awards Ceremony, officials are gearing up for a successful event. The organization is also...

    • Posted April 28, 2010
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  • Edgebrook & Learn Great Foods introduce specialty crop demos at Farmers’ Market

    From press release Go to the Edgebrook parking lot every Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. for the annual Farmers’ Market. This event starts May 5 and lasts until Oct. 27. Dozens of local farmers display...

    • Posted April 28, 2010
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  • Tales from the Trough: IceHogs swept 4-0 in first round of playoffs

    By Todd Reicher Sports Columnist Down 2-0 in the first round of the Calder Cup playoffs, the IceHogs returned back to Rockford for games three and four. In the first two games, Texas put the first two...

    • Posted April 28, 2010
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  • Theater Review: Cabaret plays at Keith Country Day School

    By Edith McCauley Theater Critic More and more students are given the opportunity to hone their talents while still in school. This is especially true when their teachers and mentors have a lifetime of experience. Jim Radloff,...

    • Posted April 28, 2010
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  • Cutler says Bears will make playoffs

    By S.C. Zuba Sports Columnist For those Bears fans out there who know (or care), the NFL draft took place last weekend, and the Bears are basically the same team as they were before the draft. Admittedly,...

    • Posted April 28, 2010
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  • Cubs sweep Brewers, first season sweep

    By Doug Halberstadt Sports Columnist The Cubs’ first series season sweep could not have come at a better time. They completed the three-game series sweep this past weekend against their Central Division rivals, the Milwaukee Brewers. The...

    • Posted April 28, 2010
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  • Literary Hook: ‘April Morning’ and May 9-16 writing workshop

    By Christine Swanberg Author and Poet Isn’t it good to have spring here at last? Of course, we all know another snow might yet greet us some unsuspecting day, but for the most part, it’s spring. March...

    • Posted April 28, 2010
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  • Arts Council offers raffle tickets to save Totally Arts Camp

    From press release Totally Arts Camp is a Rockford Park District summer program for children ages 5-14 held at Ellis Arts Academy in Rockford. The program offers high-energy, fun-filled classes in music, dancing, singing, creating and performing...

    • Posted April 28, 2010
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