All posts tagged "Featured"

  • Jack-Bauer-24
    Tube Talk: Another day in the life of Jack Bauer

    By Paula Hendrickson Contributing Writer Jack’s back. Chloe, too. After years of rumors that Fox’s iconic series 24 would spawn a feature film or two, 24 is coming back as a 12-part limited series titled 24: Live...

    • Posted April 30, 2014
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  • FollowMoney
    Follow the money: Quinn vs. Rauner

    Editor’s note: The following is the first in a series examining contributions made to candidates running in the Nov. 4 General Election. Other public officials whose seats are not up for re-election in November may also be...

    • Posted April 29, 2014
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  • The April 30, 2014 front page of The Rock River Times
    This Week In Print: April 30-May 6, 2014

    In addition to our online stories, the following articles can be found in the Wednesday, April 30, print edition of The Rock River Times. “Amendment needed to save ‘government of the people'” “Follow the Money: Quinn vs. Rauner”...

    • Posted April 29, 2014
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  • Police Lights
    Freeport doctor pulls crack rock out of toddler’s nose

    Online Staff Report A doctors in Freeport acted quickly to save a 2-year-old boy Monday, April 29, when he pulled a crack rock from the child’s nose, police said. According to a police report, the child’s parent’s—who...

    • Posted April 29, 2014
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  • UWSAmerican
    SwedishAmerican, UW Health announce merger

    Online Staff Report The entities of University of Wisconsin Health (UW Health), of Madison, Wis., and Rockford’s SwedishAmerican Health Systems, announced Tuesday, April 29, that their respective boards have approved a letter of intent to merge the...

    • Posted April 29, 2014
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  • Washington Academy Wolves
    Washington Academy receives state award for ninth consecutive year

    Online Staff Report Washington Academy is among 177 schools the Illinois State Board of Education has recognized for academic progress or excellence. The magnet gifted school, which serves students in first through fifth grades in the Renaissance...

    • Posted April 29, 2014
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  • Police Lights
    Hit-and-run victim in critical condition, suspect flees on foot

    Online Staff Report One man was listed in critical condition Monday, April 28, after the driver of a SUV caused a traffic crash while fleeing from police on Rockford’s west side. At around 10:20 p.m. Monday, a...

    • Posted April 29, 2014
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  • U.S. Rep. Cheri Bustos
    Bustos supports bipartisan transparency act

    The Digital Accountability & Transparency Act would allow taxpayers to track government spending at single website Online Staff Report U.S. Rep. Cheri Bustos, D-Ill., continued her efforts to increase government transparency and accountability of taxpayer money Monday,...

    • Posted April 29, 2014
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  • Police-Arrest-Handcuffs
    Driver fleeing shooting scene crashes, cited for DUI

    By Jim Hagerty Staff Writer A Rockford woman was arrested for DUI after crashing her car into a tree while fleeing from another vehicle during a shooting incident Tuesday morning on Rockford’s northwest side. According to police,...

    • Posted April 29, 2014
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  • Medical-Emergency
    Portion of U.S. Route 20 closed following accident at Route 20, Winnebago Road

    Update: According to the Illinois State Police, four drivers were involved in Monday’s crash. One person was airlifted to a local hospital, while another was transported by ambulance. Their conditions were not available as of this report....

    • Posted April 28, 2014
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