All posts tagged "Featured"

  • 5714frontpageweb
    This Week In Print: May 7-13, 2014

    In addition to our online stories, the following articles can be found in the Wednesday, May 6, print edition of The Rock River Times. “Time for a new face of the Republican Party in Winnebago County” Lee H....

    • Posted May 6, 2014
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  • Lewis Black
    Lewis Black talks politics, stupidity

    By Jim Hagerty Staff Writer Comedian, actor and author Lewis Black brings his 2014 “The Rant is Due” tour to Rockford’s Coronado Performing Arts Center Sunday, May 11. Known for a spirited brand of humor sparked by...

    • Posted May 6, 2014
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  • Republican-Party-2014
    Editorial: Time for a new face of the Republican Party in Winnebago County

    By Brandon Reid Senior Assistant Editor “Media update for the week: saw on the news this week the offspring of a donkey and a zebra, black and white legs, rest all donkey. Not sure why this is...

    • Posted May 6, 2014
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  • Schnucks
    Schnucks recalling chicken salad product

    Online Staff Report Schnucks is recalling approximately 130 pounds of a curry chicken salad product because of a possible contamination with  Listeria monocytogenes, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced Sunday, May...

    • Posted May 4, 2014
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  • Jamie Key
    UPDATE: Police probe morning homicide

    Online Staff Report The man wanted in connection with a homicide that occurred early Saturday morning, May 3, is in custody. Jamie Key, 26, of 1014 15th St., has been charged with two counts of attempted first-degree...

    • Posted May 3, 2014
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  • RPS-205-logo
    Public invited to discuss District 205 school closings

    By Jim Hagerty Staff Writer Rockford school leaders are seeking public input to decide on a plan that may close as many as nine District 205 buildings in an effort improve education. The district will present three...

    • Posted May 3, 2014
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  • David McCoy
    Rockford man faces charges in April 28 hit-and-run on West State

    Online Staff Report David McCoy, 33, of Rockford, has been arrested after attempting to flee officers April 28 and being involved in a hit-and-run that left another driver in serious condition. The incident occurred around 10:20 p.m.,...

    • Posted May 2, 2014
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  • FCC logo
    Maverick Media fined by FCC

    By Jim Hagerty Staff Writer The former owner of WNTA AM has agreed to pay the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) $185,000 to resolve allegations that it misrepresented a show that promoted products and services on the air....

    • Posted May 1, 2014
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  • Money-3
    Gov. Quinn announces $300,000 in community stabilization grants for northern Illinois

    Online Staff Report CHICAGO — Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn (D) has announced a $7.2 million investment that will allow communities across Illinois to clear blight and stabilize neighborhoods. The investment includes $300,000 for Carroll, Stephenson and Winnebago...

    • Posted May 1, 2014
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  • SchnucksRural
    Schnucks to close two Rockford stores

    By Jim Hagerty Staff Writer Schnucks Markets, Inc., will close two of its 10 Rockford-area supermarkets at the end of May, the St. Louis-based chain announced Thursday, May 1. The move will close the 42,000-square-foot store at...

    • Posted May 1, 2014
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