A big day for a local judge as he moves closer to becoming Rockford's sole federal judge.
US Senator Dick Durbin introduced Judge Frederick Kapala to a senate committee today to kick off Kapala's confirmation process.
Kapala has served as a judge in Illinois for the past quarter century. His name now goes to the president for consideration.
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