All posts tagged "Featured"

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    TRRT Online Edition | July 22-28

    Read or download this week’s The Rock River Times right on your computer, tablet or cell phone. Top stories: Happy hour returns to Illinois; Pluto was our final first look.    

    • Posted July 21, 2015
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    Court denies AG employee pay motion

    From Illinois News Network Paychecks will continue to roll out for state employees after the Illinois Supreme Court denied the Attorney General’s motion for the high court to rule on the matter of the Comptroller paying...

    • Posted July 20, 2015
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    Harlem teacher arrested for sexual abuse

    Staff Report The Roscoe Police Department announced Friday the arrest of Harlem High School teacher Bryan Marchione, 33, for aggravated criminal sexual abuse. Police report that they are working with Harlem School District in the investigation of...

    • Posted July 17, 2015
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    5 dead in Tennessee shooting

    By Rich McKay Reuters CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. – Five people were killed on Thursday including a suspected gunman who opened fire at two military-related facilities in Chattanooga, Tennessee in an attack local officials described as brazen, brutal and...

    • Posted July 16, 2015
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    Shedding light on Pluto’s origins

    By Scott Kenyon Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics Eighty-five years after Clyde Tombaugh discovered Pluto, we’re finally getting an up-close and personal look, thanks to NASA’s New Horizons mission. As a planetary astronomer who has investigated the formation...

    • Posted July 16, 2015
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    Senate passes stopgap budget, overrides vetoes

    By Mark Fitton Illinois News Network SPRINGFIELD — The state Senate on Wednesday approved a stopgap fix, but its chances for the governor’s signature appear next to none. The Senate also overrode about a half-dozen of the...

    • Posted July 16, 2015
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    End the Pete Rose stupid

    By Shane Nicholson Managing Editor Last night’s All-Star Game was just the kind of interlude you need during the long campaign of baseball fandom. You had the best player in the world lead off with a home...

    • Posted July 15, 2015
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    Loveless lights up Kryptonite Friday

    By Nate Johnson Columnist In advance of her second area show in the last year, Lydia Loveless recently had a Rockford moment of her own. “We got pulled over by the police after our last show, listening...

    • Posted July 15, 2015
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    How the APA colluded in torture

    By J. Wesley Boyd Harvard University In November 2014, the Board of Directors of the American Psychological Association (APA) asked David Hoffman, a former federal prosecutor, to lead an independent review of allegations that the APA colluded...

    • Posted July 15, 2015
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    Local foods undergoing a resurgence

    By Robert and Sonia Vogl President and Vice President Illinois Renewable Energy Association Interest in local foods continues to grow nationally and within the region. Farmers markets, community supported agriculture (CSA), food stores, restaurants, schools and institutions...

    • Posted July 14, 2015
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