- Northern Illinois to get $8.3 million for state construction projects
- Tree-lighting festival kicks off holiday season in Machesney Park
- Roscoe Boy Scout Troop’s tree stand at new location
- Tips for selecting safe toys for kids this holiday season
- Prayer service for World AIDS Day Nov. 30
- Food Bank joins national #GivingTuesday movement
- Lee Hamilton: What lies ahead for Congress
- Rockford Public Schools faces $8.8 deficit, board OKs flat tax, HR chief
- Literary Hook: A holiday tradition: ‘This Thanksgiving, Remember’
- Cold snap does not negate global warming
All posts tagged "This week in the times"
This week in The Times: Keddrick Collins
Vitals: Keddrick Collins, 32, is a Rockford native, but has spent time living and working throughout most of Illinois. He recently opened Not to be Flexxed With Productions, a music production company focused on attracting, promoting and...
- Posted January 27, 2010
This week in The Times: Ann Honer
Vitals: Ann Honer, of Rockford, recently asked herself what the homeless men and women of the Rock River Valley may need most during yet another harsh winter in the Midwest. Her answer: warm socks. Her efforts, and...
- Posted January 20, 2010
This week in The Times: Jason Clifton
Vitals: Jason Clifton, 35, is originally from Tucson, Ariz. He has lived in the Rockford area for the past 10 years, and is employed as a concrete contractor. In his free time, Clifton enjoys carpentry and being...
- Posted January 13, 2010
This week in The Times: Sandra Cortez
Vitals: Sandra Cortez, 22, was born in Moline, Ill., and moved to Rockford when she was 8 years old. She is a graduate of Rockford’s East High School. Cortez is attending Rock Valley College studying communications. She...
- Posted January 6, 2010
This week in The Times: David Painter
Vitals: David Painter, 34, is originally from Bozeman, Mont. He moved to Rockford in 1993 and works as a remodelling contractor. In his spare time, Painter enjoys spending time with his two children and watching football. 1....
- Posted December 30, 2009
This week in The Times: Santa Claus
Vitals: As part of an ongoing holiday tradition, The Rock River Times once again sat down with Santa Claus and presented him with questions from children from the Rock River Valley. Though we could not use every...
- Posted December 23, 2009
This week in The Times: Skye Samuels
Vitals: Skye Samuels, 26, was born in Cheyenne, Wyo. Samuels moved to Rockford when she was 5 years old. She is a graduate of Rockford’s East High School. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with...
- Posted December 16, 2009
This week in The Times: Dan Branson
Vitals: Dan Branson, 35, is a Rockford native and a graduate of Machesney Park Harlem High School. He is the owner of Dollar Diggins’, a resale shop in Rockford that sells household items, jewelry, books and furniture....
- Posted December 2, 2009
This week in The Times: Gilbert Elizondo
Vitals: Gilbert Elizondo, 48, is originally from Los Angeles. He has spent the previous 45 years of his life as a resident of Rockford. Elizondo was formerly a flooring systems installer before going on permanent disablity with...
- Posted November 25, 2009
This week in The Times: Michelle Palmer and Roxanne Lawrence
Vitals: Michelle Palmer, 27, and Roxanne Lawrence, 27, are co-owners of R & M Commercial Cleaning. Both Palmer and Lawrence are Rockford natives and graduates of Jefferson High School. When not busy with their new business venture,...
- Posted November 18, 2009