Updated: 04/26/2006 - A lottery official says a winning ticket in Rockford was sold at the Gray's Food at 1414 South Main St. It matched five numbers in Tuesday's Mega Millions drawing. The owner wins $250,000!
Updated: 04/19/2006 - The YWCA is starting a program aimed at ending racism in Rockford.
Updated: 04/19/2006 - All throughout Illinois, health departments are keeping a close eye on confirmed and probable cases of mumps.
Updated: 04/18/2006 - EIGERlab is a place that is key to the future of manufacturing in the stateline. Manufacturers generate big bucks for our region, but a lot of these companies are small, employing maybe three or four people. But with the help of a place like EIGERlab, these companies can grow and create even more jobs.
Updated: 04/18/2006 - It's a company that's continued to grow and prosper despite the rough manufacturing ride that began in Rockford years ago, so what's the secret behind the company's success?
Updated: 04/20/2006 - Two-time Indiana Principal of the Year winner Richard Kirchner will head the new school in 2007. He as been the principal of Portage, Indiana's high school.
Posted: 04/18/2006 - U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin says Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld should go.
Posted: 04/18/2006 - Republican gubernatorial candidate Judy Baar Topinka says the conviction of former Gov. George Ryan will make voters more picky about the candidates they elect to office.
Posted: 04/18/2006 - Less than a month into spring, Illinois has already blown past its yearly average for tornadoes.
Posted: 04/18/2006 - On the Waterfront, Inc. wants to make sure no one misses out on the hottest country concerts of the summer right here in Rockford!
Updated: 04/18/2006 - And then there were six. Wal-Mart is going to start construction on the south side of Rockford.
Updated: 04/18/2006 - $25,000 is the reward being offered for information about the last month’s murder in Beloit.
Posted: 04/17/2006 - Manufacturing is evolving, and one international organization, based right here in Rockford, helps companies navigate the changes.
Updated: 04/18/2006 - Former Gov. George Ryan has been convicted of all counts after a five-month racketeering and fraud trial in federal court in Chicago.
Updated: 04/17/2006 - Graffiti artists are taking aim on certain areas in Rockford, and at least one alderman is determined to make them pay for driving businesses away. Police seize over $200,000 each year in drug busts throughout the city. Most of that money goes back into the department to finance needed equipment. However, Alderman Victory Bell wants to see that money put back into cleaning up the community.
Updated: 04/17/2006 - Many people are wearing a badge, but shouldn't be.
Posted: 04/16/2006 - Prom is one of the most memorable events in any teenager's life. However, a few bad decisions can easily turn a delightful night into a deadly night. Mothers Against Drunk Driving is taking measures to prevent that from happening here.
Updated: 04/16/2006 - A tragic snowmobiling accident last month cost the Cherry Valley Fire Department one of its most beloved firefighters.
Updated: 04/16/2006 - The State of Illinois released a list of serious violations for the month of February.
Updated: 04/16/2006 - The Home Rule petition drive is called off for now.