Posted: 02/17/2006 - He recently handled the largest settlement case against the city of Chicago, securing $9 million for his client who was falsely arrested, and now that high-profile Chicago attorney is filing a lawsuit on behalf of the family of Donald Cooper who was shot and killed by a Rockford officer earlier this month.
Posted: 02/17/2006 - CHICAGO (AP) -- Republican gubernatorial candidate Ron Gidwitz said the state GOP party should stay out of the campaign back-and-forth between him and fellow challenger Judy Baar Topinka.
Updated: 04/20/2006 - There is nothing to worry about....That's what Exelon Nuclear is saying regarding some elevated levels of radioactive tritium at some of it's nuclear plants. Recent inspections at the Byron power station have shown elevated levels in some on-site concrete vaults.
Posted: 02/15/2006 - The 2007 State budget is out for everyone to see.
Updated: 04/20/2006 - On Wednesday, Oprah dedicated her program to one of the greatest and gravest threats our children are facing - internet predators. The World Wide Web has changed the way deviants can find and lure innocent children into their web of harm.
Posted: 02/14/2006 - He robbed a young child of her innocence, and Tuesday his sentence was handed down. Eighteen-year-old Samuel Feffer will spend the next 20 years in prison for sexually assaulting a young child at a Belvidere day care center.
Updated: 04/10/2006 - There are more than 600 sex offenders in the Stateline and chances are, they're no stranger to our neighborhoods. But there are ways to help us find out who is living next door and you might be surprised by what you discover.
Posted: 02/14/2006 - Freeport school board members were pleased with Monday night's meeting. They say Freeport schools have made tremendous strides keeping kids in school.
Updated: 04/10/2006 - Cooper Tire and Rubber is recalling about 288-thousand replacement tires used on passenger cars and light trucks.
Posted: 02/13/2006 - There is a sense of uncertainty around the Rockford College campus.
Posted: 02/12/2006 - The excitement continues in Belvidere as more workers are needed.
Posted: 02/12/2006 - Illinois is going where no other state has gone before.
Posted: 02/12/2006 - The village's youth association says there aren't enough open fields for Rockton kids to play the national pastime.
Posted: 02/11/2006 - We've seen them on Rockford's streets after shootings and stabbings. But before any shots are fired, Ceasefire works the streets.
Updated: 04/20/2006 - Machesney Park continues to boom with new homes and businesses. But with growing pains may come with some dollars for the community.
Posted: 02/10/2006 - Dr. Pribbenow is taking his philanthropic expertise to Augsburg College in Minneapolis; the reason, a long time personal goal to work for a Lutheran college.
Updated: 02/10/2006 - After 20 years of making Rockford a place for visitors to enjoy, one community leader is retiring.