- Boys’ basketball holiday tournament tips off tonight
- Ribbon-cutting for Children’s Holiday Shoppe Nov. 26; shop is open Nov. 29-Dec. 21
- Rockford Rescue Mission invites community to Thanksgiving banquet Nov. 26
- Rockton’s new business district welcomes family owned Dr. Detail U.S. Cellular
- 2014 Illinois Emerging Writers Competition winners named
- Open house for new library executive director tonight
- Freeport murder suspect Damon Dixson taken into custody in Rockford
- Local gas station employee arrested for selling liquor to minor
- Renewable Fuel Standard delay ‘a mixed blessing,’ Bustos says
- Rockford delegation presents inaugural ‘Rockford Award’ to Norwegian Air
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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
Sensata workers to rally Aug. 21 at Bain Capital offices in Evanston, Ill.
Online Staff Report Tuesday, Aug. 21, workers facing outsourcing by Bain Capital at the...
- Posted August 20, 2012
Sensata workers to take campaign against outsourcing to Republican National Convention
• Send-off potluck barbecue set for 5 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 23, at Freeport’s Krape Park...
- Posted August 16, 2012
MoveOn moves to define Romney-Ryan as ‘the ultimate 1 percent’
• Recent polls show dead heat, voters have favorable response to Ryan as VP nominee...
- Posted August 15, 2012
Freeport’s Sensata workers continue fight against outsourcing
• Employees protest at fund-raiser for U.S. Rep. Bobby Schilling, rally outside Romney campaign headquarters...
- Posted August 15, 2012
Sensata employees to protest Boehner, Schilling at Aug. 10 fund-raiser at Forest Hills Country Club
Online Staff Report Friday, Aug. 10, workers facing outsourcing at the Bain Capital-owned Sensata...
- Posted August 8, 2012