- Three female fugitives wanted in New Jersey restaurant theft arrested in Illinois
- Man guilty in 2012 crash into home that injured 8-year-old
- McDonald’s: Federal complaint says company is joint employer
- T-Mobile settlement: $90M for cell phone bill cramming
- Shelter Care Ministries gets $30,000 grant
- Even more dead bees?
- Holiday travel: 98.6 million plan getaway, most on record
- Scam artists posing as utility reps, demanding payment
- Holiday mailing deadlines approach, Rockford Post Office warns
- Hispanics more than half of all renters, yet most are uninsured
Curbside Christmas tree pick-up
From press release
Rock River Disposal is scheduled to perform curbside Christmas tree pick-up during the weeks of Jan. 10-14 and Jan. 17-20. This will be done in conjunction with the regularly-scheduled waste pick-up throughout the City of Rockford.
Citizens may also deposit Christmas trees at the following parks within the City of Rockford through Jan. 14:
→ Gambino Park
→ Alpine Park (behind Heartland Church)
→ Riverdahl Park (off Sandy Hollow Road east of Kishwaukee Street)
→ Levings Lake Park (near Montague Street entrance)
→ Andrews Park
→ Blackhawk Park (south of Marinelli Field)
Citizens are asked to remove metal Christmas tree stands, lights and ornaments prior to placing trees at the curb for pick-up or when depositing in parks.
From the Jan. 5-11, 2011 issue