• Charles Story: Lottery Lease

    • Posted September 29, 2010
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  • Plant the seeds of hope to fight breast cancer Oct. 4

    From press release SwedishAmerican Center for Women invites you to a free Breast Cancer Awareness Program Monday, Oct. 4, at Giovanni’s, 610 N. Bell School Road. Arrive at 5:30 p.m. to register and browse the health care...

    • Posted September 29, 2010
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  • Left Justified: What’s happening in Haiti?

    By Stanley Campbell Americans have short memories. But I was relieved to receive a phone call asking about recovery programs in Haiti. “Right up my line,” I could say. I told him he could find out the...

    • Posted September 29, 2010
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  • Green Business awards sparkle

    From press release This will not be boring! Be sure to attend the Third Annual Winnebago County Green Business Awards presentation, Thursday, Oct. 7, from  4:30 to 7 p.m., at the Webbs Norman Center, 401 S. Main...

    • Posted September 29, 2010
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  • Tales from the Trough: The 2010-2011 season is upon us!

    By Todd Reicher Sports Columnist Fall has just made its debut, and already we’re talking about hockey. The 2010-2011 season is only a few weeks away, and the Rockford IceHogs had their first practice Sunday, Sept. 26,...

    • Posted September 29, 2010
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  • Another perspective on the lack of an economic recovery

    By Drs. Robert & Sonia Vogl President and Vice President Illinois Renewable Energy Association A recent article in The Wall Street Journal suggested that an economic recovery is still two to three years away. According to the...

    • Posted September 29, 2010
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  • 3/50 Project founder to speak

    From press release Nationally-renowned Cinda Baxter, who started a grassroots effort to help local businesses, which has now bloomed into the national 3/50 Project movement will speak in Rockford from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m., Thurs., Oct....

    • Posted September 29, 2010
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  • Week 4 NFL picks: Green Bay will top Detroit, Chicago will beat Giants

    By Doug Halberstadt Sports Columnist Week No. 4 of the NFL season is here, and that means the first week of byes. Dallas, Kansas City, Minnesota and Tampa Bay all have the week off. In the early...

    • Posted September 29, 2010
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  • Oct. 2 Solar Tour features Freedom Field

    From press release The Illinois Renewable Energy Association (IREA) has been involved with many interesting programs. Perhaps one of the most unique and significant is Freedom Field in Winnebago County. The project, located in the Water Reclamation...

    • Posted September 29, 2010
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  • Guest Column: Power to the children

    By Paula Coulahan I think John Lennon said it best, “Power to the people.” The power of the people in the Rockford Public Schools is being systematically taken away. It has been taken away from employees, the...

    • Posted September 29, 2010
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