• Todd Swanson
    District 205 responds to incident involving man caught inside Flinn Middle School

    By Jim Hagerty Staff Writer Rockford Public School District officials said parents were not alerted about a man caught lurking in the halls of Flinn Middle School in January because the man did not interact with students....

    • Posted March 2, 2014
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    Free breakfast for students at area McDonald’s Monday, March 3

    Online Staff Report Area McDonald’s restaurants will offer free breakfast for area third through eighth-grade students this Monday, March 3, from 6:30 to 9 a.m. “Our McDonald’s Co-Op is proud to provide a balanced breakfast for students...

    • Posted March 1, 2014
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  • U.S. Rep. Cheri Bustos
    Cheri Bustos pushes for federal minimum wage increase

    Staff Report U.S. Rep. Cheri Bustos, D-Ill., gave a speech on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives this week, calling for an increase in the minimum wage to help put more money into the pockets...

    • Posted March 1, 2014
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    Michigan teens find body under snow

    Staff Report An autopsy is pending on the body of a man found along a Michigan roadway Saturday morning. Police say the body was found about 11 a.m., by two teens walking along Prairie Parkway in Wyoming,...

    • Posted March 1, 2014
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