- Goodwill’s free income tax sites open Jan. 30
- Rock Valley College hosts FAFSA Completion Night Feb. 4
- Stateline Fruit and Vegetable Growers Conference Feb. 5
- Cardiology Millennium Conference Feb. 2
- Scammers lurking to trap last-minute Super Bowl ticket buyers
- Sharing memories of Ernie Banks
- EarthTalk: What fish can we eat?
- Rock Valley College hosts entrepreneurship event Jan. 30
- Tube Talk: ‘The Americans’ begins third season
- Conservatives join New Hampshire rally in support of campaign finance reform
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