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- Prayer service for World AIDS Day Nov. 30
- Food Bank joins national #GivingTuesday movement
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Lt. Governor Simon applauds Senate passage of education funding reform measure
Online Staff Report Illinois Lt. Governor Sheila Simon (D) Wednesday, May 28, praised the...
- Posted May 28, 2014
Steve Stadelman sponsors bill to increase public school funding
Online Staff Report State Sen. Steve Stadelman, D-Rockford, has co-sponsored a bill that would...
- Posted May 9, 2014
Public invited to discuss District 205 school closings
By Jim Hagerty Staff Writer Rockford school leaders are seeking public input to decide...
- Posted May 3, 2014
School Academy Expo set for September, launch event May 1 in Belvidere
Staff Report The third annual Academy Expo will be Tuesday, Sept. 16, at the...
- Posted April 30, 2014
Washington Academy receives state award for ninth consecutive year
Online Staff Report Washington Academy is among 177 schools the Illinois State Board of...
- Posted April 29, 2014
Former RPS 205 superintendent to head Rockton schools
By Jim Hagerty Staff Writer The Rockton School District Board of Education, Wednesday, April...
- Posted April 24, 2014
Rockford school board OKs East High School fieldhouse addition
Online Staff Report The Rockford School Board Tuesday, April 22, agreed to hire Vissering...
- Posted April 23, 2014
RSO partners with RPS 205, Mendelssohn PAC to host MusiCamp 2014
Online Staff Report The Rockford Symphony Orchestra (RSO) has announced the second year of...
- Posted April 16, 2014
Rockford school board approves upgrades to Eisenhower Middle School
Online Staff Report The Rockford School Board Tuesday, April 8, approved major upgrades to Eisenhower...
- Posted April 9, 2014
Guest Column: Tolerating adult indiscretions taints leadership in Rockford schools
By Jane Hayes Moral turpitude — even the words sound dirty and scandalous. Let’s...
- Posted November 6, 2013