All posts tagged "Featured"

  • Illinois-Flag
    Sosnowski: Use new revenue to pay bill backlog

    Online Staff Report SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — In response to newly revised revenue estimates released this week that anticipate an additional $1.215 billion revenue for the current Fiscal Year, state Rep. Joe Sosnowski, R-Rockford, is co-sponsoring a measure...

    • Posted May 8, 2014
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  • Walk
    Local MDA Muscle Walk raises more than $20,000

    Online Staff Report More than $20,000 was raised at the 2014 Rockford Muscle Walk held at the Rock River Rec Path along the Sinnissippi Riverfront April 26 to benefit children and adults in the Rockford area served...

    • Posted May 8, 2014
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  • MitchMoreland
    Press Box 815: Rangers DH is lights out—on the mound

    By Chris Luttig Sports Columnist Every year, Major League Baseball has a couple blowouts, where managers decided to use one of their bench players or an everyday player who begs to pitch in a big-league game. For...

    • Posted May 8, 2014
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  • tax bill
    Winnebago County property tax bills are in the mail

    Online Staff Report Annual Winnebago County real estate property tax bills for the year 2013, payable in 2014, will be received in the mail by homeowners, businesses and farms beginning Monday, May 12. The property tax is...

    • Posted May 7, 2014
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  • Veterans-in-DC
    May 14 event to raise funds to send vets to D.C.

    Online Staff Report The new Rock River Valley Chapter of Veterans Network Committee (VNC), McHenry, Ill., will host a viewing of the Honor Flight movie at 2 p.m., Wednesday, May 14, in Veterans Memorial Hall, 211 N....

    • Posted May 7, 2014
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  • Arrest-report
    Drug arrest on Magnolia Street

    Online Staff Report A 38-year-old Rockford man was arrested on drug charges Wednesday, May 7, after a weeks-long investigation by members of the Rockford Police Department’s Narcotics Unit. Police say they received information that crack cocaine was...

    • Posted May 7, 2014
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  • Rockford-Fire-Department-2014
    Fire Department seeks support in attaining grant

    Online Staff Report The Rockford Fire Department Youth Fire Safety Program was selected out of 4,000 project proposals to compete for the State Farm Neighborhood Assist Grant Program, with a $25,000 prize to support their efforts in...

    • Posted May 7, 2014
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  • AirFest-Vets
    AirFest launches Honoring Heroes program, nominations due May 23

    Online Staff Report The Chicago Rockford International Airport (RFD) will recognize the dedication and sacrifices made by Vietnam veterans who have served our country during “AirFest 2014: Let the Thunder Roll” as part of the “Honoring Heroes”...

    • Posted May 7, 2014
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  • nursegraduate
    St. Anthony College of Nursing announces graduation ceremony

    Online Staff Report More than 100 students from the Saint Anthony College of Nursing in Rockford are set to graduate next week. 92 students will be receiving their Bachelor of Science in nursing degree and 10 students...

    • Posted May 7, 2014
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  • Abraham-Lincoln
    ‘Forever Honest Abe’ at Memorial Hall May 13

    Online Staff Report Rockford Lutheran Academy (RLA) fourth-graders will present Forever Honest Abe, an Original Musical Play, at 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, May 13, at Veterans Memorial Hall, 211 N. Main St., downtown Rockford. The musical is written...

    • Posted May 7, 2014
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