- White House fence jumper charged with kicking Secret Service dogs
- Man arrested on child pornography charges
- Woman hit with liquor bottle during home invasion
- Police arrest robbery suspect
- Rockford area trick-or-treat times
- The Odds Man: Three road dogs good bets in NFL Week 8
- IceHogs nipped in third period, return home Saturday
- BGA sues Chicago Police Department over transparency
- Clean water groups highlight progress for Apple River, call for more success stories
- Lincoln associates found in recently discovered 1840 Menard County census
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