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Potential Rockford Schools Budget Cuts

Posted: 01/15/2008 - Right now Rockford schools are enjoying the strongest financial position they've had in years. But a projected four million dollar deficit is threatening that prosperity. School board members discussed cutting some programs Tuesday night.

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Beaman Appeal Before Supreme Court

Updated: 01/15/2008 - The Illinois Supreme Court hears the appeal Tuesday of a Rockford man who says he was wrongly convicted of murdering his ex-girlfriend.

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What's a Recession?

Updated: 01/15/2008 - One local professor weighs in and says we're heading toward a recession.

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Recycling Cell Phones

Updated: 01/16/2008 - Many of us may have received a brand new cell phone for the holidays. So, what about our old ones? Now we can recycle them for a good cause.

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Pet Adoption

Updated: 01/16/2008 - Last week's twister in Boone County displaced multiple families. But, more than a dozen dogs are now hoping for a new home.

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Winnebago County States Attorney Debate

Updated: 01/16/2008 - The main theme of the US Presidential race may be change, but in a local States Attorney race, the key phrase is experience.

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Boeing Stock Sinks on Report of Additional 787 Delays

Posted: 01/15/2008 - Boeing stock sank this afternoon on a report that its new 787 jetliner likely will not begin flight testing until June -- at least two months later than planned after the company announced a six-month delay last fall.

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Stocks Plunge

Posted: 01/15/2008 - Stocks fell sharply today on a growing conviction that the U.S. is headed toward recession.

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Wholesale Prices up in 2007

Posted: 01/15/2008 - Wholesale prices rose by 6.3 percent in 2007, the biggest increase in 26 years.

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FDA Says Cloned Meat Is OK

Posted: 01/15/2008 - Don't fear the clones. The FDA says meat and milk from cloned animals are just as safe as products from livestock bred the old-fashioned way.

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Citi Gets Cash Infusion, Cuts Dividend

Posted: 01/15/2008 - Citigroup is cutting its dividend after dismal fourth-quarter earnings news. The bank's mortgage portfolio lost 18.1 billion dollars in value.

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Local Murder Appeal Goes to Ill. Supreme Court

Posted: 01/14/2008 - A Rockford native claims he's spent 13 years behind bars for a murder he didn't commit. Tuesday he takes his appeal to the Illinois Supreme Court. 23 News sat down with Beaman's family for an exclusive interview.

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Sex Offenders On MySpace

Updated: 01/14/2008 - The popular site, MySpace.com reveals that more then 1,500 registered sex offenders in Illinois are repeatedly signing on

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Asphalt Plant Update

Updated: 01/14/2008 - 23 News just got word that a big vote at Rockford City Council tonight regarding a proposed asphalt plant in Mulford Quarry will most likely be delayed.

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Banning Plastic Bags

Updated: 01/14/2008 - Paper or plastic may not be an option for some of us much longer

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Local Disaster Training

Posted: 01/14/2008 - The Belvidere / Boone County Citizen Corps announces the dates for their Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training certification.

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Gas Prices Increase

Posted: 01/14/2008 - Lundberg Survey shows average gas price rises 10 cents in 3 weeks

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