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Better Business Bureau warns of summer ticket scams

By Cole Lauterbach The Center Square CHICAGO - The summer concert season is here and with that comes ticket scammers looking to take advantage of some high-profile concerts coming to Illinois, including the Rolling Stones tour opener…

Urban Equity Properties breaks ground on CA Flats

Staff Report ROCKFORD – Urban Equity Properties, on Wednesday, held a groundbreaking ceremony to kick off construction of CA Flats, a multi-unit redevelopment project at 327 W. Jefferson St., downtown. Built in 1927, the brick and…

Suspect at large in fatal Rockford shooting

By Jim Hagerty Reporter ROCKFORD - One man is dead and another wanted by police after a shooting in Rockford's near-east side Tuesday morning.  Rockford Police Chief Dan O'Shea said the department's ShotSpotter alarm was triggered at…

5 charged in drug investigation

By Jim Hagerty Reporter ROCKFORD - Five people have been charged after a monthslong drug investigation involving a residence in Rockford and Loves Park bar. According to police, authorities received complaints that 38-year-old…

Baby cut from slain Chicago teen’s womb dies

By Don Babwin and Rick Callahan Associated Press CHICAGO (AP) — An infant boy who was cut from a Chicago woman's womb with a butcher knife died Friday at a hospital where he had been in grave condition since the April attack that killed…

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