All posts tagged "Featured"

  • Oktoberfest-2014
    German Society of Rockford’s Oktoberfest Oct. 3-4 at Loves Park City Hall

    By Susan Johnson Copy Editor The German Society of Rockford invites you to the 50th Annual Oktoberfest Friday, Oct. 3, and Saturday, Oct. 4, at Loves Park City Hall, 100 Heart Blvd., Loves Park, Illinois. Hours are...

    • Posted September 24, 2014
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  • Winnebago-County-Admin-Building
    Unified Development Ordinance public comment period continues Oct. 14

    By Jim Hagerty Staff Writer The public will have another chance to suggest revisions to the recently released Winnebago County Unified Development Ordinance (UDO). The 24-chapter ordinance will regulate everything from fracking to farming to medical marijuana...

    • Posted September 24, 2014
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  • Stephen Bardo
    Stephen Bardo in Rockford for Big Ten Basketball Tip-Off

    Staff Report Big Ten (B1G) fans are invited to a “Big Ten Basketball Tip-Off Dinner,” featuring Stephen Bardo, Big Ten Network college basketball analyst and former Flying Illini guard, Monday, Oct. 13, at Rockford Country Club, 2500...

    • Posted September 24, 2014
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  • Key&Peele-USE
    Tube Talk: The funniest show you’re probably not watching

    By Paula Hendrickson Contributing Writer Raise your hands: How many of you know who Key and Peele are? OK. So you loved them as a pair of ill-fated FBI agents Budge and Pepper on the FX series...

    • Posted September 24, 2014
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  • iOS
    Tech-Friendly: I am not wowed by iOS 8

    By Paul Gorski iOS 8 is Apple Inc.’s most recent update to its popular iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad operating system. I downloaded and installed the update on an iPhone 5c without problem or incident. It works,...

    • Posted September 23, 2014
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  • Riverside bank new logo
    Riverside Community Bank announces merger

    Staff Report Riverside Community Bank, a subsidiary of Heartland Financial USA, Inc., announced Tuesday, Sept. 23, it will change its name to Illinois Bank & Trust. The name change is part of a merger with sister bank, Galena...

    • Posted September 23, 2014
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  • Rockford-Public-Library
    Rockford Public Library announces choice for new director

    Staff Report Rockford – The Board of Trustees for the Rockford Public Library on Tuesday, Sept. 24, announced it will make an offer of employment to Lynn Stainbrook for the job of executive director. Stainbrook was one...

    • Posted September 23, 2014
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  • booze
    27 businesses penalized for selling alcohol to minors

    Online Staff Report SPRINGFIELD – Twenty-seven Illinois liquor licensees received their varying penalties after appearing before the Illinois Liquor Control Commission (ILCC) at the hearing on Wednesday, Sept. 17. Held at the E.J. Zeke Giorgi Center in...

    • Posted September 23, 2014
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  • Crime
    Woman, two teens arrested following narcotics investigation

    Online Staff Report Members of the Rockford Police Department Gang Crime Unit, Narcotics Unit and Community Services Unit have been investigating the sale of illegal narcotics at 413 Napoleon St. A search warrant was obtained and executed...

    • Posted September 19, 2014
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  • Arrest-report
    Former county officials charged with theft

    Staff Report Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan today announced charges against three former officials of the Williamson County Circuit Clerk’s Office for theft of more than $84,000 in county funds for personal profit. Madigan announced felony theft...

    • Posted September 19, 2014
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