Posted: 07/19/2013 - Blackhawk Technical College is joining with Lakeshore Technical College in Cleveland, WI, to offer a new associate degree program starting this fall semester for those interested in becoming a nuclear technician.
Posted: 07/17/2013 - Savant Capital Management has been recognized as a top RIA firm by Financial Advisor magazine. The firm ranked 49th, moving up three spots from last year’s ranking.
Posted: 07/16/2013 - Lenox Healthcare for Women, formerly located in Camelot Towers on East State Street, has a new home! The practice is now located at The Cornerstone Building, 1235 North Mulford Road in Rockford.
Posted: 07/16/2013 - Today the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced positive and promising results from the first performance year of the Pioneer Accountable Care Organization (ACO) Model, including both higher quality care and lower Medicare expenditures. The Pioneer ACO Model encourages providers and caregivers to deliver more coordinated care for Medicare beneficiaries.
Posted: 07/16/2013 - The Illinois Department of Transportation has several active construction projects in the following counties: Boone, Carroll, Henry, Jo Daviess, Lee, Ogle, Rock Island, Stephenson, Whiteside, and Winnebago.
Updated: 07/16/2013 - The ServiCom Call Center has been a staple in this community for over 17 years, and is continuing to grow and offer stable employment. Once known as Ron Weber and Associates the call center has been a magnet for several large fortune 500, 300, and 100 companies looking to outsource their call center needs.
Posted: 07/15/2013 - Finally, after eight long months, your favorite Hostess products are back on store shelves.
Posted: 07/15/2013 - The Illinois Lottery generated sales of $2.8 billion in Fiscal Year 2013, (FY13) and contributed a record $793.5 million to Lottery-supported causes, including $655.6 million to K-12 schools, $135 million to capital projects and job creation, and $2.92 million to four “specialty-game” causes funded by unique instant games: Illinois Veterans, the fight against breast cancer, MS research, and assistance for people living with HIV-AIDs.
Posted: 07/15/2013 - A new internet exchange will make it easier and more efficient to protest unemployment insurance claims, identify potential fraud and protect the money used to pay unemployment benefits, the Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) said today.
Posted: 07/12/2013 - A grand-opening event and ribbon cutting ceremony was held for the newly renovated Beacon on the Green Restaurant at Fairways Public Golf Course.
Posted: 07/12/2013 - PR Etc. is pleased to announce it has hired Kimberly Rosby as senior account executive. In this role, Rosby will be responsible for assisting clients with strategic planning, event planning and implementation, media relations at a local, regional and national level and social media strategy and implementation.
Posted: 07/12/2013 - New numbers out today show a record number of people are visiting the Rockford area.
Posted: 07/11/2013 - The University of Wisconsin Board of Regents has approved a tuition freeze for all students.
Posted: 07/09/2013 - The Highland Community College Wind Turbine Technician program will be hosting an information session from 5 to 7 p. m. on Thursday, August 1, in the Wind Turbine Technician Training Center.
Posted: 07/09/2013 - Rockford Spine Center is pleased to announce it has been included among the Top 102 Spine Surgeon Practices to Know in 2013 by Becker’s Spine Review.
Posted: 07/08/2013 - The housing market continues to rebound in the Stateline. For the first time in 2013, the average price hit $110,000 in June, the highest it’s been in nearly a year.
Posted: 07/08/2013 - The Business and Community Development Division of Blackhawk Technical College is offering workshops and seminars this fall for area businesses and professionals that will help hone a wide array of skills to make business professionals savvier and smarter in the ever changing business world.
Posted: 07/04/2013 - Owner Diane Tope of Great Hang-Ups recently attended the National Association of Resale & Thrift Shops (NARTS) annual conference in San Diego, CA. Carefully crafted for resale professionals, the four day conference is the industry's most comprehensive educational event of the year.
Posted: 07/03/2013 - Winnebago Buy Local welcomes the public to a GREAT local event happening on “SUNDAE” July 21, 2013, 1-4 p.m., Lombardi Club, 209 Olive Street, Rockford, IL.
Posted: 07/03/2013 - Melissa Gallagher has joined the staff of the Kishwaukee College Center for Business Development and Continuing Education as the new Coordinator of Business Development.
Posted: 07/03/2013 - Keystone Insurance, located at 1626 N. Main Street in Rockford has moved locations due to the construction of the roundabout at North Main and Auburn Streets.