- Man sentenced to 12 years in fatal hit-and-run
- White House fence jumper charged with kicking Secret Service dogs
- Man arrested on child pornography charges
- Woman hit with liquor bottle during home invasion
- Police arrest robbery suspect
- Rockford area trick-or-treat times
- The Odds Man: Three road dogs good bets in NFL Week 8
- IceHogs nipped in third period, return home Saturday
- BGA sues Chicago Police Department over transparency
- Clean water groups highlight progress for Apple River, call for more success stories
First Friday Book Sale set for June 6
The Friends of Rockford Public Library will host their First Friday Book Sale from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Friday, June 6, in the Main Library Patron Lounge, 215 N. Wyman St., downtown Rockford.
The First Friday Book Sale will include gently-used fiction and non-fiction paperbacks, and many children’s books for just 25 cents each. Shoppers will also find deals on CDs, audiobooks and other popular media. Money raised from the sale will go toward purchasing special equipment and materials that support Rockford Public Library’s programs and services.
For more information, call the Friends at (815) 966-2721.
From the May 28-June 3, 2014, issue