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  • Rockford library welcomes new board members

    Paul Logli, president of the Board of Trustees of the Rockford Public Library, has announced the appointment of three new members to the trustees board. Monica Primm, owner of HR Solution Services; Dawn Durkin, office manager/accounting with...

    • Posted December 30, 2013
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  • Convention & Visitors Bureau hires new managers

    The Rockford Area Convention & Visitors Bureau (RACVB) has hired new managers in both the Sales and Marketing departments. Both are responsible for generating significant numbers in the tourism industry, which leads to an increase in overall...

    • Posted December 23, 2013
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  • Nearly 100 named Illinois State Scholars

    Nearly 100 Rockford Public School District 205 students were named 2014-15 Illinois State Scholars for their outstanding academic achievement. Students honored with the Illinois State Scholar distinction perform in the top half of their high school class...

    • Posted December 18, 2013
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  • Local nurse named Pain Resource Nurse of the Year

    Shirley Tanuyan, pain resource nurse at OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center in Rockford, was honored with the Pain Resource Nurse of the Year Award by the Northern Illinois Pain Resource Consortium. The award was presented to Tanuyan...

    • Posted December 18, 2013
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  • Dunja Cosic a Lincoln Academy Student Laureate

    Dunja Cosic, of Rockford, a student at Rockford University, was honored as a Student Laureate by the Lincoln Academy of Illinois during a ceremony Nov. 2 at the Old State Capitol State Historic Site in Springfield, Ill....

    • Posted December 11, 2013
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  • Karen Johnson Hurd wins Spirit of Caring Award

    This year, Beloit Regional Hospice (BRH) had the privilege of awarding two Spirit of Caring Awards. The first was awarded to Bonnie Wetter at Doves and Diamonds: Celebrate Hospice, and the second was awarded at a recent...

    • Posted December 11, 2013
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  • Clodius to join Congress of Future Medical Leaders

    Annabel Clodius, a 4.0 at Keith Country Day and Rock Valley College of Rockford, has been nominated to attend the Congress of Future Medical Leaders in Washington, D.C., Feb. 14-16, 2014. The Congress is an honors-only program...

    • Posted December 11, 2013
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  • Eagle Scout helps out at Sand Ridge

    On a chilly, misty morning, boy scouts and their fathers assembled at Sand Ridge in Oregon, Ill., to work on an Eagle Scout project. Josh Stromerg organized a crew, planned the work, planned lunch and directed the...

    • Posted December 11, 2013
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  • Crusader CEO Eggers honored for leadership

    Gordon Eggers Jr., president and CEO of Crusader Community Health, is the recipient of the George O’Neill Leadership Award from the Illinois Primary Health Care Association. The award was given at their annual meeting Oct. 4 and...

    • Posted December 4, 2013
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  • Citizens’ Police Academy graduates 10th class

    Wednesday, Nov. 6, Rockford Mayor Larry Morrissey (I) and Rockford Police Chief Chet Epperson honored 14 citizens who graduated from the Citizens’ Police Academy. The 14 graduates were Austin Bartlet, Joan Gitchel, Roger Gorman, Tom Howarth, Cathy...

    • Posted December 4, 2013
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