Sunday, October 31, 2010

• Election Interviews, News, Videos...

WREX offers a series of news broadcasts on state and local elections...

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Monday, October 18, 2010

Legislation Introduced To Stop Federal Ban on Lead in Recreational Fishing Tackle

from Phil Pash's Great Outdoors 
(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...

Please visit:
http://www.philpash.com/?p=outdoors
for the full story.


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Preliminary plans for two-way traffic on Church and Main streets...

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.

Please visit:

http://rockrivertimes.com/2010/10/15/preliminary-plans-for-two-way-traffic-on-church-and-main-streets-to-be-presented-at-oct-20-open-house/

for the full story.

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Monday, October 04, 2010

NIU Shows Off New Broadband Network

NIU Shows Off New Broadband Network

A faster, cheaper broadband network is being installed in northwestern Illinois, and today local leaders had a chance to see it in action.

Please visit:
http://www.wifr.com/news/headlines/104305309.html
for the full story and video.

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Back to the 50's Concert

Back to the 50's Concert

Presented by Rockford Barbershop Chorus, with host Riley O'Neil
Saturday, October 30th, 2010

Please visit:
for more information.

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Candidate forum Oct. 5 at Christ UMC

Candidate forum Oct. 5 at Christ UMC

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...

Please read the full press release at:


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Voter Registration Deadline

Voter Registration Deadline

With less than a month until Novermber's Election, have you registered to vote yet?

Please visit:
http://mystateline.com/fulltext/?nxd_id=200295
to see the full story.

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Saturday, October 02, 2010

Guest Column: Should you get the flu vaccine?

Guest Column: Should you get the flu vaccine?

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...

Please read the full story at:

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Friday, October 01, 2010

To the Editor: County to raise property taxes

To the Editor: County to raise property taxes

Why on earth would the Winnebago County Board vote to raise county property taxes? 

Please visit:
for the full letter to the editor.

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POLL: Quinn gains ground on Brady

Poll: Quinn gains ground on Brady
A new poll shows that Gov. Pat Quinn has gained some ground on his Republican challenger Bill Brady.

Please visit:
http://www.wifr.com/news/headlines/104142754.html
for the full story.

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Fish Frys at The Lithuanian Club

PRESS RELEASE – Rockford, IL

The Rockford Lithuanian Club invites you to its weekly Friday Night Fish Frys.
Visit http://lithuanianclub.blogspot.com for a listing of weekly specials.

What: Friday Night Fish Frys
Date: Most Fridays (exceptions for holidays)
Time: 4:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Where: Rockford Lithuanian Club, 716 Indiana Ave, Rockford, IL


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