- Freeport murder suspect Damon Dixson taken into custody in Rockford
- Local gas station employee arrested for selling liquor to minor
- Renewable Fuel Standard delay ‘a mixed blessing,’ Bustos says
- Rockford delegation presents inaugural ‘Rockford Award’ to Norwegian Air
- Education in Illinois making slow progress, according to report
- Illinois GOP Congressional delegation: Obama’s immigration plan undermines rule of law
- Suspect, 17, charged in Halloween hit-and-run in Roscoe
- Saint Anthony College of Nursing president to retire
- Man found guilty in deadly August 2013 crash at Mulford and Garrett Lane
- ‘The Price is Right Live!’ at Coronado March 1; tickets on sale Nov. 21
Ski Broncs Waterski Show Team hosts fund-raiser May 9 at Tebala Shrine Center
By Jim Hagerty
The Ski Broncs Waterski Show Team will hold its annual Ski Broncs Bash Fund-raiser from 6 to 11 p.m., Friday, May 9, at the Tebala Shrine Center, 7910 Newburg Road, Rockford.
The event will feature a dinner, cocktails, a silent auction and live music by RAMI Hall of Fame members Men of Our Times. Admission is free.
Proceeds from the event will help Ski Broncs performances for the upcoming season.
The Ski Broncs provide an acrobatic and theatrical water ski show every week on the Rock River. The team performs 30-35 shows each year at Shorewood Park in Loves Park, Ill.
The team was founded in 1967. It aims to teach children life skills relating to athletics, sportsmanship and exercise, as well as competition and water safety. More about the Ski Broncs is available at (815) 262-4421 or at skibroncs.com.
From the April 30-May 6, 2014 issue