- Three female fugitives wanted in New Jersey restaurant theft arrested in Illinois
- Man guilty in 2012 crash into home that injured 8-year-old
- McDonald’s: Federal complaint says company is joint employer
- T-Mobile settlement: $90M for cell phone bill cramming
- Shelter Care Ministries gets $30,000 grant
- Even more dead bees?
- Holiday travel: 98.6 million plan getaway, most on record
- Scam artists posing as utility reps, demanding payment
- Holiday mailing deadlines approach, Rockford Post Office warns
- Hispanics more than half of all renters, yet most are uninsured
Library hires new Nordlof Center manager
Rockford Public Library (RPL) recently hired Holly Gleason as the new Nordlof Center manager. Gleason has more than eight years of experience in music, media and theater. Her professional experience includes booking tours, managing large-scale venues, working with artists and discovering new talent, promoting events, and working in many aspects of the theater from stage manager to costume and sound designer. In addition, Gleason has taught workshops on poetry performance, Shakespeare, as well as improvisational acting to middle and high school students. Gleason is a native of St. Charles and Lee, Ill.
From the June 18-24, 2014, issue