- Literary Hook: A holiday tradition: ‘This Thanksgiving, Remember’
- Cold snap does not negate global warming
- Week 13 NFL picks: Bears will hand Lions another Turkey Day loss
- Rockford’s holiday tradition Stroll on State set for Saturday, Nov. 29
- Webb’s RVC Studio winter full of love stories
- Tube Talk: ‘American Masters: Bing Crosby Rediscovered’ to be featured on PBS
- Craft Beer Scene Around Rockford: A nice break-in beer for those who want to try bourbon barrel-aged beer
- Tales from the Trough: IceHogs rebound with four straight wins
- Clean water groups, small business owners, community leaders celebrate Clean Water Act
- Police investigate death of 71-year-old man who was struck in October while riding in his wheelchair
Sounds Of Good News celebrates Memorial Day
– Carl and Dianna Cole offer two CDs: Mothers of the Cross and My Buddy
Carl and Dianna Cole of Sounds Of Good News Productions are celebrating Memorial Day with two new CDs: Mothers of the Cross (A “Gospel Favorites” Musical Tribute to “Women Christian Soldiers”) and My Buddy (a “Jazz Favorites” album in tribute to “Maestro” Bill Doll and “Chicago Legend” Julian Swain).
CDs are available in Rockford at SwedishAmerican’s Jenny’s Gift Shops and in Freeport at Twice as Nice Consignments. A special online deal is waiting for Internet shoppers. Proceeds will benefit the “Young Eagles Success” (YES) Club Character Development & Excellence Program for kids as well as Mother’s Touch Ministries (a community outreach initiative of “Wisdom And You” Enterprises). For more information, call Dianna Cole at (815) 519-7071, e-mail: MsCSOGN@aol.com or visit www.soundsofgoodnews.com.
From the May 18-24, 2011 issue