All posts tagged "Featured"

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    Tube Talk: A bite out of the competition

    By Paula Hendrickson Television Columnist “The Walking Dead” is back on Sunday nights, opposite “Downton Abbey.” It might seem hard to believe, but there are some of us who love both shows. But the recent Sunday night...

    • Posted February 25, 2015
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    Rockford Rocked: A chat with local musician Tony Walker

    By Todd Houston Exclusive to TRRT When did you become interested in playing or even listening to music? My father was a musician. He played guitar, mandolin, and fiddle. I remember having his mandolin in my crib,...

    • Posted February 25, 2015
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    Drafts & Fare: Women brewers find more recognition in market

    By Nate Johnson Columnist According to the Brewers Association, women currently represent 30 percent of the craft beer consumed in the United States.  The number of domestic woman-owned breweries has hit double-digits. It seems like every week,...

    • Posted February 25, 2015
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    130 area students featured at RAM

    By Shane Nicholson Managing Editor The 74th Young Artists Show will open on Sunday with a free, public showing followed by an awards ceremony at the Rockford Art Musem (RAM), 711 N. Main St., from 1-3 p.m....

    • Posted February 25, 2015
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    TRRT Feb. 25-March 3 | Online Edition

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    • Posted February 24, 2015
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    Belvidere PD crack down on sales to minors

    Staff Report Following another round of compliance checks on tobacco retailers in Belvidere, none of the 23 inspected were to be in violation of laws regarding the sale of tobacco to minors. The Belvidere Police Department in...

    • Posted February 23, 2015
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    Poetry contest finals at Jefferson, Tuesday

    Staff Report Poetry Out Loud will be holding its regional contest at Jefferson High School on Tuesday, Feb. 24th, at 6:30 p.m. for students from Auburn, Jefferson and Roosevelt. First and second place winners of this contest...

    • Posted February 23, 2015
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    Sosnowski calls for public notices to be pulled from papers

    By Shane Nicholson Managing Editor State Representative Joe Sosnowski (R-Rockford) Tuesday filed legislation, House Bill 261, to end the publication of public and government notices in newspapers. The bill gives government bodies in the state the option...

    • Posted February 20, 2015
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    Hope springs eternal (again) at Wrigley

    By Doug Halberstadt Columnist While the temperatures around here are proclaiming that winter is still alive and well it’s somewhat hard to believe that Major League Baseball is right around the corner. The Chicago Cubs’ pitchers and...

    • Posted February 18, 2015
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    TRRT February 18-24, 2015 | Online edition

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    • Posted February 18, 2015
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