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Rockford’s unemployment rate remains highest in state, 3,000 jobs created in past year
Online Staff Report Although the Rockford metropolitan area continues to have the highest unemployment...
- Posted September 27, 2012
Freeport’s Sensata Technologies workers to join Bain Worker Bus Tour Sept. 22
Online Staff Report FREEPORT, Ill. — Saturday, Sept. 22, the Bain Worker Bus Tour...
- Posted September 21, 2012
Workers facing outsourcing at Freeport’s Sensata Technologies plant set up camp outside factory
Online Staff Report FREEPORT, Ill. — Wednesday, Sept. 12, workers facing outsourcing by Bain...
- Posted September 13, 2012
Obama delivers acceptance speech, Belvidere gets prime time mention, presidential debates set
Online Staff Report “On every issue, the choice you face won’t be just between...
- Posted September 7, 2012
Dog temperament testing Sept. 6 for OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center’s Animal Assisted Therapy program
Online Staff Report OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center is recruiting social, well-mannered, predictable dogs...
- Posted September 4, 2012
Sensata workers rally against ‘Romney economy,’ Romney defends Bain Capital in acceptance speech
Online Staff Report As former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney accepted the Republican Party’s nomination...
- Posted August 31, 2012
Sensata workers to speak out against ‘Romney economy’ as Republican presidential nominee delivers acceptance speech
Online Staff Report Workers at Freeport’s Sensata Technologies plant have just returned from the...
- Posted August 30, 2012
Governor vetoes gambling expansion, local leaders vow to continue push for casino
Online Staff Report Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn (D) vetoed a bill Aug. 28 that...
- Posted August 28, 2012
Emergency Preparedness Fair for those with special needs at Harlem High School Aug. 25
Online Staff Report MACHESNEY PARK, Ill. — An Emergency Preparedness Fair for those with special...
- Posted August 24, 2012
Sensata workers protest at Romney campaign event in Bettendorf, Iowa
Online Staff Report Workers facing outsourcing by Bain Capital at the Sensata Technologies plant...
- Posted August 22, 2012