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  • Road work at Rock Cut
    LOVES PARK — Rock Cut State Park’s 3,092 acres include a scenic campground, two lakes, abundant wildlife, more than 100 types of wildflowers and, for the next seven months, construction barriers.The Illinois Department of Natural Resources has launched an improvement project that includes the resurfacing and widening of sections of ... read more
    Source: Rockford NewsPublished on 2019-04-21
  • Health officials seek to build vaccine stockpile to combat measles
    Illinois one of 20 states reporting cases during outbreak ... read more
    Source: Rockford NewsPublished on 2019-04-20
  • Illinois Bank & Trust employee joins HomeStart board
    ROCKFORD — Illinois Bank & Trust Senior Personal Banker and Loan Specialist Vanessa Stanton recently joined the board of HomeStart. Stanton joins 13 other HomeStart board members in directing the nonprofit that serves a 10-county region in northern Illinois. HomeStart connects people and families to affordable housing resources to help them ... read more
    Source: Rockford NewsPublished on 2019-04-19
  • AAF NI Lunch ‘n’ Learn set for April 27
    ROCKFORD — The American Advertising Federation of Northern Illinois will host a Lunch ‘n’ Learn from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 26 at Midway Village Museum, 6799 Guilford Road.Timothy P. Naill, a registered patent attorney in Reinhart’s Intellectual Property Practice, will share the intricacies of common law trademark versus ... read more
    Source: Rockford NewsPublished on 2019-04-19
  • Remedies Renewing Lives receives $2K donation
    ROCKFORD — Remedies Renewing Lives recently received a $2,000 donation on behalf of Bing Liu, the Academy Award-nominee for his documentary set in Rockford, “Minding the Gap.”The donation to Remedies was announced at the Rockford Ice Hogs game April 14. Chris Toltzman, multimedia manager of the Ice Hogs, presented the ... read more
    Source: Rockford NewsPublished on 2019-04-19