Posted: 10/09/2008 - Hasbro Inc Recalls Nerf Blasters
Posted: 10/09/2008 - Hasbro Inc Recalls Nerf Blasters
Posted: 10/09/2008 - Rockford Man Arrest For Growing Marijuana Inside Basement
Posted: 10/09/2008 - Rock County District Attorney David O’Leary announced today Ezequiel Lopez-Zavala entered a guilty plea to 1988 Manslaughter charges in Rock County Circuit Court Branch 6 before Judge Richard Werner.
Posted: 10/09/2008 - According to the Freeport Journal Standard, The family of a Shannon man who was killed in a hit-and-run accident on Sept. 27 is offering a $1,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the driver who initially struck the victim and fled the scene.
Posted: 10/09/2008 - If you're running for the Illinois Legislature, it's not a good time to be Republican. President Bush is extremely unpopular and in many voters' minds carries the burden of a war and a Wall Street meltdown. Demographic changes are making Illinois increasingly Democratic.
Posted: 10/09/2008 - Candidate for Winnebago County State's Attorney, Chuck Prorok is calling on democratic challenger Joe Bruscato, to provide detail regarding his criminal prosecutorial experience.
Posted: 10/08/2008 - College Night At RVC
Posted: 10/08/2008 - Crime is a severe problem in Winnebago County, but a citizens' group is working to change that. The county's crime and public safety commission gave its annual report Wednesday night. Plus the Rockford police department is headed for a reorganization.
Updated: 10/08/2008 - The search continues for a 2007 Beloit college grad, missing for a week now in the Middle East.
Posted: 10/08/2008 - As the stock market continues to go down many people's stress level keeps on rising.
Updated: 10/08/2008 - Today is international walk to school day and dozens of students in the Harlem District participated.
Updated: 10/08/2008 - It was an all out celebration today at Haskell's Year Round Academy in Rockford to celebrate their success on 2008 standardized testing.
Updated: 10/08/2008 - Representatives have come to Rockford from around the world to take part in a unique training program with a goal to make us healthier.
Posted: 10/08/2008 - OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center will be offering concierge services to its employees, patients and guests through a contract with Avascend Healthcare Hospitality beginning on November 3. Avascend will also assume the operations of valet parking for Medical Center patients and guests. On Monday, January 5, 2009, valet parking will be further extended to patients of and visitors to the OSF Center for Health - Rock Cut location at Perryville Road and Route 173 in Loves Park. ”The concierge services will provide a valuable benefit to and support of our employees who have many personal demands, and they will serve our patients and families who may be dealing with difficult times in their lives,” states Karen Brown, vice president of human resources and operations at OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center. “We are pleased to partner with Avascend for our concierge and valet parking services.” Avascend’s healthcare hospitality services are designed to support patients and visitors during a time when assistance is most valuable, allowing them to focus on their health and the health and experience of their loved ones. Avascend specializes in creating a lasting, positive impression for the patients, visitors and employees of healthcare facilities. The result is a measurable increase in patient flow, improved patient satisfaction and increased retention of healthcare professionals. “Avascend has always believed that parking and logistics are ultimately about people. Avascend is a front-of-house company – focused on not just patient flow and logistics but on the total patient, guest, employee and physician experience.” says Dave Geenens, president/CEO of Avascend.
Posted: 10/08/2008 - Representative Ron Wait accuses challenger Greg Tuite of distorting the facts on his voting record.
Updated: 10/08/2008 - A non-profit organization takes our old computers and re-furbishes them for students.
Posted: 10/08/2008 - The two vehicles struck head-on, just after 6 AM near the intersection of North Second and Forest Hills Road. Police have closed the roads to further investigate how the crash happened. Please avoid this area at least through the late morning.
Updated: 10/08/2008 - One of two American journalists believed to be missing in Lebanon is from the Chicago area and is a graduate of Beloit College in Wisconsin.
Updated: 11/11/2008 - Release from Attorney General Lisa Madigan today announces an agreement with Shell Oil Products US and its joint venture, Motiva Enterprises LLC, in which Shell will implement new procedures designed to reduce cigarette sales to minors at more than 13,000 independent retail outlets.
Posted: 10/08/2008 - You may want to try this at home.
Posted: 10/08/2008 - Two quick polls conducted after last night's presidential debate score it in favor of Barack Obama.
Posted: 10/08/2008 - Stock prices have seen more volatile trade on Wall Street, moving between positive and negative territory so far today.
Posted: 10/08/2008 - The Federal Reserve has ordered an emergency interest rate cut of a half a percentage point to cope with the worst financial crisis since the 1929 stock market crash.
Posted: 10/08/2008 - The European Central Bank, the Bank of England, Sweden and China join the United States in coordinated series of interest rate cuts.
Posted: 10/08/2008 - The Illinois Department of Natural Resources has sent letters to vendors in state parks detailing what will happen if the parks close as planned.