- Nov. 4 General Election endorsements: Retain County Clerk Margie Mullins
- Nov. 4 General Election endorsements: Re-elect Jesse White
- Nov. 4 General Election endorsements: Elect Sheila Simon as state comptroller
- Brad Roos to step down as Zion Development executive director
- Smash your pumpkin at Rockford’s Discovery Center Nov. 2
- Control the candy without limiting the Halloween fun
- RHS Ambassadors host Halloween party for hospitalized children
- Beware of the energy-sucking vampires in your home, ComEd warns
- Rockford Park District golf season begins to wrap up
- Two locals to be honored among state’s top college students
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