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Voices from the Grave

The history of the Manny Mansion

By Kathi Kresol Contributor The distinctive limestone house that sits on the west bank of the Rock River is best known today for being a part of the Burpee Museum of Natural History. The museum is a gem itself and is a must see for visitors…

Remembering RPD officer Randall Blank

By Kathi Kresol Contributor Everyone who knew Randall Blank described him in the same way; happy, caring and completely dedicated to becoming a Rockford police officer. Randall worked hard to make his dream come true. He graduated from…