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- Pet Talk: The seeing eye guide dog birthday
- State Police seize 155 pounds of cannabis during traffic stop
- Mitt Romney won’t run in 2016
- Man shot three times near Oakley Avenue, West Jefferson Street
- 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
Skating: Shamrock Skate public skating session set for March 17
Bring your lucky family and friends for a fun and active St. Patrick’s Day celebration at Carlson Ice Arena’s annual Shamrock Skate from 2 to 4 p.m., Saturday, March 17.
Carlson Ice Arena is at 4150 N. Perryville Road, Loves Park.
Enjoy ice skating, music by a live DJ, free Learn to Skate lessons, fun decorations and prize drawings.
Admission is $5, which includes skate rental; ages 2 and younger are admitted free. No coupons or passes are accepted.
For more details, visit www.rockfordparkdistrict.org/iceskate or call (815) 969-4069. For information about accessibility and adapted equipment for skaters with disabilities, call (815) 987-8800.
From the Feb. 29-March 6, 2012, issue