Monday, December 27, 2010
Read the full story at: http://www.wifr.com/news/headlines/City_of_Rockford_Expected_to_Vote_on_2011_Budget_112496209.html
Saturday, December 25, 2010
Monday, December 13, 2010
Please read the full story at: http://www.wrex.com/Global/story.asp?S=13664477
Sunday, December 12, 2010
The National Weather Service has issued a blizzard warning for much of
central and north-central Illinois.
Please read the full story at: http://www.wifr.com/news/headlines/Blizzard_Warning__111737644.html.
Saturday, December 11, 2010
Please read the full story at: http://rockrivertimes.com/2010/12/10/grammy-nominee-sarah-siskind-at-kryptonite-sunday-dec-12/
Sunday, December 05, 2010
Please see the full story at: http://www.wrex.com/Global/story.asp?S=13618016.
Please read the full story at: http://rockrivertimes.com/2010/12/04/library-of-congress-exhibit-rolls-into-rockford-dec-7-8/
Tuesday, November 30, 2010
time for the holidays. It may seem cruel, but some aldermen see no
Please visit WREX for the full story: http://www.wrex.com/Global/story.asp?S=13585325
it was fitting that Boylan rode six Marmion turnovers on their way to
their first state championship ever by a final of 48-19 in the IHSA
Class 6A final Saturday, Nov. 27.
Read the full story at: http://rockrivertimes.com/2010/11/27/boylan-wins-first-state-championship/
Friday, November 26, 2010
its 47-14 victory over defending champion Tuscola today.
Great game and congratulations!
Other games of local interest Friday...
Sterling Newman just started its game at 1 PM.
Stillman Valley is scheduled to start at 4 PM.
Please see and read the story at WREX: http://www.wrex.com/Global/story.asp?S=13549456.
Thursday, November 25, 2010
Monday, November 22, 2010
Read the full story at The Rock River Times:
Tornado touches down near Rockford
Read the story at The Rock River Times:
Saturday, November 20, 2010
Thursday, November 18, 2010
I may not have known you well, but you all made a positive impact on my life the short time I knew you, and I thank you for that.
Monday, November 15, 2010
Sunday, November 14, 2010
Friday, November 12, 2010
The Rockford IceHogs finally have their captain...
Read the full story at: http://www.rrstar.com/sports/x426772197/New-captain-plans-to-lead-IceHogs-by-example.
Attorney General warns of phony prize sweepstakes
CHICAGO—Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan is warning consumers of a rash of unsolicited phone calls to Illinois consumers claiming they have won a new car in a sweepstakes sponsored by The Oprah Winfrey Show and Reader's Digest.
Read the full story at: http://rockrivertimes.com/2010/11/12/attorney-general-warns-of-phony-prize-sweepstakes/
The Rockford Park District Board of Commissioners received the 2010 tax levy recommendation for consideration prior to the publishing of the 2010 Notice of Proposed Property Tax Increase in December.
Read the full story at: http://rockrivertimes.com/2010/11/12/park-district-considers-tax-levy-increase-reviews-2011-priority-areas/
Wednesday, November 10, 2010
Auburn students hold fund-raiser to benefit MAYA's House Nov. 12
Tickets for dinner-and-dance fund-raiser at Giovanni's will be available at the door
By Susan Johnson
Hannah Mesa and Cassidy Gerczak, two Auburn High School students, will hold a fund-raiser to benefit MAYA's House, a daycare for homeless children, Friday, Nov. 12.
Please visit: http://rockrivertimes.com/2010/11/10/auburn-students-hold-fund-raiser-to-benefit-maya's-house-nov-12/ for the entire story.
Sheffield responds to 'Rumor Tuesday' at Nov. 9 Board of Education meeting
Sunday, November 07, 2010
Saturday, November 06, 2010
Rockford police in search of information regarding Nov. 4 homicide
Please visit: http://www.wifr.com/news/headlines/State_Bans_Energy_Drink_106806538.html for the full story.
Wednesday, November 03, 2010
The City of Rockford Human Services Department announces the warming center list for the 2010- 2011 winter season for Winnebago and Boone Counties.
Please see the full article at: http://www.wifr.com/news/headlines/Boone_and_Winnebago_Counties_Offer_Warming_Centers_106644378.html
By Joe McGehee
The Illinois Press Association, The Rock River Times (TRRT) and TRRT Staff Writer Joe McGehee are plaintiffs in a lawsuit filed Nov. 3 against Rockford Public School District 205...
Sunday, October 31, 2010
Saturday, October 30, 2010
Monday, October 18, 2010
(Phil has been writing about outdoors since the late 1970s).
Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2010 (Vol. 6, No. 18)
Legislation Introduced To Stop Federal Ban on Lead in Recreational Fishing Tackle--The sportfishing community is thanking Sen. Blanche Lincoln (D-Ark.) for introducing S.3850...
for the full story.
Preliminary plans for two-way traffic on Church and Main streets to be presented at Oct. 20 open house
An open house to present preliminary plans for conversion of Church Street and Main Street from one-way traffic to two-way traffic will be from 3 to 7 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 20, at the Rockford Metropolitan Agency for Planning (RMAP) office at 313 N. Main St., Rockford.
for the full story.
Wednesday, October 06, 2010
for the full story.
Tuesday, October 05, 2010
Monday, October 04, 2010
A faster, cheaper broadband network is being installed in northwestern Illinois, and today local leaders had a chance to see it in action.
for the full story and video.
From press release
A candidate forum for state representative and state senatorial offices will be from 6:30-8:30 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 5, at Christ United Methodist Church, Highcrest and Alpine roads. Moderator will be Steve Stadelman of WTVO...
Saturday, October 02, 2010
By Brenda Neumann, R.N.
Pneumonia and influenza are the eighth leading cause of death in the U.S. The best way to prevent the flu is by having a flu vaccine...
Friday, October 01, 2010
Sunday, September 19, 2010
The Women's Auxiliary of the SM and SF Club announces its annual Turkey Dinner, Saturday, November 6, 2010.
What: SM and SF Club Turkey Dinner
Date: Saturday, November 6, 2010
Time: 4 PM to 7 PM
Where: SMSF Club, 1010 Sandy Hollow Road, Rockford, IL, (815) 399-9471
The Rockford Harmony Club, in conjunction with Gotham City Band, announces a sock hop dance to benefit Milestone, Inc. (Milestone, Inc. offers programs for children and adults with developmental disabilities.)
What: Wheels and Chrome 50's and 60's Sock Hop Dance
Date: Saturday, October 9, 2010
Time: 11 AM to 4 PM
Where: The Rockford Harmony Club, 1104 15th Ave, Rockford, IL
There will be live music, raffles, food and drink. All proceeds go to Milestone, Inc.
The Lyran Club Ladies Auxiliary announces its monthly Swedish Pancake Breakfast, Sunday, September 26th.
What: Swedish Pancake Breakfast
Date: Sunday, September 26, 2010 (and usually the fourth Sunday of the month)
Time: 9 AM to Noon
Where: The Lyran Club, 1115 4th Ave, Rockford, IL
Cost: $5 per adult, $3 per child under 10 years of age.
Breakfast includes all the Swedish Pancakes you can eat. Along with lingonberries, 2 sausage, orange juice, milk and coffee. New item! French Toast.