All posts tagged "Featured"

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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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    Political posturing, inbreeding and incompetence

    By Gregory John Campbell Contributor In George Lakoff’s fine book, “Moral Politics”, he metaphorically conceives of the nation as a “family” and the government as the “parent” of that family. And as much as this metaphor makes...

    • Posted July 14, 2015
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    REBOOT: New Towne on hold

    Gorman says it needs more time to “re-evaluate and revise” development By Shane Nicholson Managing Editor Gorman & Company’s planned development on South New Towne Drive has been put on hold. The Wisconsin-based contractor issued the City...

    • Posted July 14, 2015
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    TRRT Online Edition | July 15-21

    Read or download this week’s The Rock River Times right on your computer, tablet or cell phone.    

    • Posted July 14, 2015
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    Staredown continues in Springfield

    By Mark Fitton Illinois News Network SPRINGFIELD — With Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner and legislative Democrats locked in a battle of wills, it’s getting testy in Springfield. Mutually exclusive agendas have a lot to do with the...

    • Posted July 14, 2015
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    UPDATE: Severe weather expected tonight

    Staff Report A strong line of thunderstorms ripped through the Rock River Valley early Monday morning leaving downed limbs and minor wind damage in its wake. Temps will hover in the high 80s-low 90s through the afternoon...

    • Posted July 13, 2015
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    Assembly back to work on budget

    From Illinois News Network ilnews.org Two weeks have passed in FY2016 for the state; still there’s no budget in place for most state operations. Both chambers of the General Assembly will be in session this week and the Senate...

    • Posted July 13, 2015
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