- 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
Rock River Valley Tooling and Machining Association awards scholarships
The Rock River Valley Tooling and Machining Association (RRVTMA) awarded five $1,000 scholarships at its 2014 Apprentice Appreciation dinner June 4. This is the second year the RRVTMA has awarded scholarships to high school seniors in the Rock River Valley region who have interest in pursuing careers in a manufacturing field. Recipients this year included Elijah Ball of Rockford Auburn High School; Kenzie Kaiser of Lena-Winslow High School; Kyle Lookingland of Stillman Valley High School; Luke Sternhagen of Belvidere North High School; and Robert Wyss of Janesville Parker High School.
From the July 30-Aug. 5, 2014, issue