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City of Rockford Fined Nearly $330,000 by EPA

Posted: 09/16/2015 - The City of Rockford has received a more than $300,000 fine from the EPA, after the agency says we didn’t keep our storm water clean enough over the last eight years.

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Workers Demolish Abandoned Homes in Rockford

Updated: 09/16/2015 - Some neighbors in Rockford are furious and say abandoned homes are bringing down the city. Now, one group is working on demolishing some of the eyesores.

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Illinois to Fund Early Intervention

Updated: 09/19/2015 - More than 1,000 children, from newborns to three years old, with developmental disabilities in the Stateline can continue to get the therapy services they need.

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Janesville Man Arrested on Drug Charges

Updated: 09/15/2015 - A man is now in custody on multiple drug charges after the Rock County Sheriff’s Office says they found drugs, guns, and cash while searching a Janesville home.

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UPDATE: Dollar General Distribution Center Deal Approved

Posted: 09/15/2015 - More than 500 new jobs will be on their way to Janesville after city council members unanimously approved a tax increment financing deal with Dollar General for a new 1 million square foot distribution center on 23 acres of land. the area.

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Maintenance on Byron Power Plant Expected to Boost Local Economy

Updated: 09/15/2015 - Hundreds of workers from more than 30 states are in the Stateline right now, doing some maintenance on Byron’s power plant. While the maintenance is routine, the traffic going in and out of Byron is anything by conventional.

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Annie's Locker Gives 300 Pairs of Gym Shoes to Students

Updated: 09/15/2015 - Only one child in Kishwaukee Elementary School is not living in poverty and hundreds of kids are sitting out from gym class because they can't afford the proper shoes to participate.

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Peppa Pig Live Show Coming to Rockford

Posted: 09/15/2015 - Peppa Pig, star of the hit Nick Jr. TV series, is coming to Rockford on March 25, 2016 at the Coronado Performing Arts Center as part of her first-ever U.S. theatrical tour, “Peppa Pig’s Big Splash.”

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