All posts tagged "Featured"

  • B_vitamin_supplement_tablets
    New York AG targets herbal supplements

    Store brand supplements found to contain unlisted contaminants By Shane Nicholson Managing Editor New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman announced last week that his office asked four major retailers to cease the sale of various herbal...

    • Posted February 11, 2015
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  • Stroll-On-State
    Rockford’s ‘Stroll on State’ wins tourism ‘Best in Show’

    Online Staff Report The Rockford Area Convention & Visitors Bureau (RACVB) took home the top prize at the 2015 Illinois Governor’s Conference on Travel & Tourism, winning the prestigious “Best in Show” award for “Stroll on State,”...

    • Posted February 6, 2015
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  • Max Adolphson
    RVC astronomy student’s research published

    Online Staff Report Rock Valley College (RVC) astronomy students have certainly made a name for themselves in recent years. In 2010, three RVC astronomy students (Evelyn Pulkowski, Matthew Kelley and Zachary Harker) were recognized by NASA for...

    • Posted February 6, 2015
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  • RPS-205-logo
    Auburn principal to leave for Carpentersville job

    Online Staff Report Rockford Auburn High School Principal Devon LaRosa will resign at the end of this school year. LaRosa will become principal at Dundee-Crown High School in Carpentersville, pending board approval. LaRosa became Auburn’s principal in...

    • Posted February 6, 2015
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  • Get-Covered-Illinois
    Enrollment events lead up to Feb. 15 insurance Market Place deadline

    By Shane Nicholson Copy Editor Deadline to enroll for 2015 Market Place insurance coverage is fast approaching. Those seeking medical coverage via Get Covered Illinois, the state’s official health care coverage marketplace, have until Feb. 15 to...

    • Posted February 6, 2015
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  • Fatal-Crash-1
    Guilford Road reopens following accident

    Online Staff Report Guilford Road has been reopened after being closed for several hours following a deadly car crash. A man in his 20s and a woman in her 30s were killed in a two-car crash on...

    • Posted February 6, 2015
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  • Rod MacDonald as kiddie show host Roddy Mac.
    Rod MacDonald broadcasts to be replayed on local radio station

    By Shane Nicholson Copy Editor Rod MacDonald’s memorable voice has returned to Rockford’s airwaves in a special series on 99.3 FM WTPB. Last Sunday, the first episode of Good Senior Moments, presented by MacDonald and his son,...

    • Posted February 6, 2015
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  • Cornelius Boles
    Man who led police on multi-county chase charged

    Online Staff Report Cornelius Boles, 29, who led police on a multi-county chase from Forest Park, Illinois, to Rockford in January 2011, has been sentenced. Boles was found guilty of armed violence, possession with intent to deliver...

    • Posted February 6, 2015
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  • Brian-Regan
    Comedian Brian Regan at Coronado Feb. 12

    Staff Report Comedian Brian Regan is bringing his 10-year, non-stop tour to the Coronado Performing Arts Center at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 12. Tickets ($39.75, plus applicable fees) can be purchased at ticketmaster.com, by visiting the Coronado...

    • Posted February 6, 2015
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  • Dang-Its
    The Dang Its featured in free concert at St. Mark Feb. 8

    Staff Report Bluegrass band The Dang Its will be featured in a free concert at 3 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 8, at St. Mark Lutheran Church, 675 N. Mulford Road, Rockford. The Dang Its are a five-piece award-winning...

    • Posted February 6, 2015
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