- Northern Illinois to get $8.3 million for state construction projects
- Tree-lighting festival kicks off holiday season in Machesney Park
- Roscoe Boy Scout Troop’s tree stand at new location
- Tips for selecting safe toys for kids this holiday season
- Prayer service for World AIDS Day Nov. 30
- Food Bank joins national #GivingTuesday movement
- Lee Hamilton: What lies ahead for Congress
- Rockford Public Schools faces $8.8 deficit, board OKs flat tax, HR chief
- Literary Hook: A holiday tradition: ‘This Thanksgiving, Remember’
- Cold snap does not negate global warming
Registration due Nov. 23 for youth basketball
Registration is due Nov. 23 for Rockford Park District’s fall/winter youth basketball leagues for youth in grades pre-K through four, where each child plays at least half of every game, and the first 20 minutes is a practice. This program emphasizes skill development, practicing sportsmanship, and team spirit. Players are grouped by grade levels: pre-K-kindergarten, grades 1-2, and grades 3-4, with age-appropriate sized basketballs and hoops for each group.
The league season runs Nov. 30, 2013-Feb. 1, 2014, at West Middle School.
Registration fee is $50. For information, call (815) 962-7469.
From the Nov. 20-26, 2013, issue