All posts tagged "Featured"

  • baseball-about
    Frustrated actors: apply within

    By Doug Halberstadt Columnist Are you a frustrated actor? Would you like to play some baseball this summer?  How about combining the two. The Eagle Diamonds are looking for a few good men to join their team....

    • Posted March 19, 2015
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    This weekend: MeltFest, music take downtown

    By Emily Sipiora Contributor This Saturday the second annual Rockford MeltFest kicks off in downtown Rockford, marking the melting away of the winter and the subsequent melting together of the community. Running from 10 a.m. to 5...

    • Posted March 19, 2015
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    47 traitors to us all

    By Gregory John Campbell Rockford Resident ‘But, when the people’s representatives who are elected to government express their feelings and desires without regard to self-control, insist on their own independence without responsibility for their words and acts,...

    • Posted March 19, 2015
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    Rauner says 2015 budget fix nearing – but he’s thought that before

    By Mark Fitton Illinois News Network SPRINGFIELD — Gov. Bruce Rauner on Wednesday said he continues to believe a bipartisan fix for the 2015 budget hole — about $1.6 billion — is nearing. “We’ve had various ideas...

    • Posted March 19, 2015
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    State Roundup: Rauner moving fast for special election

    From Illinois News Network ilnews.org Voters in the 18th Congressional District will get to vote for a new congressman earlier than they may have thought. With the pending resignation of Republican Aaron Schock from the U.S. House,...

    • Posted March 19, 2015
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    Borland decision indictment of the game, not league

    By Shane Nicholson Managing Editor With the retirement of San Francisco 49ers linebacker Chris Borland Monday a wave of analysis came crashing through the void left by his explanation for walking away: his health was worth more than...

    • Posted March 18, 2015
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    Sunshine Week: A media conspiracy that’s good for you

    By Eric Newton Senior Adviser John S. and James L. Knight Foundation Each spring for 10 years now, a vast media conspiracy has rolled across the hills and plains of this nation. Journalists of every stripe –...

    • Posted March 18, 2015
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    Sunshine Week: Cost Prohibitive

    Big bills to view public documents discourage public access By Michael Felberbaum The Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. – The public’s right to see government records is coming at an ever-increasing price, as authorities set fees and hourly...

    • Posted March 18, 2015
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    March to Bourbon Street at the Egyptian Theatre

    Staff Report The Egyptian Theatre in DeKalb is turning into New Orleans on March 28. DeKalb Dance Dimensions along with the Egyptian Theatre will be presenting “March to Bourbon Street” with an assortment of visual and performance...

    • Posted March 18, 2015
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    Mr Green Car: Returning the auto industry to America

    By Allen Penticoff Columnist When I evaluate new cars that I review I always inspect the window sticker for “Domestic Content.” This bit of information is more a source of pride rather than any indication as to...

    • Posted March 18, 2015
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