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Rockford Park District announces improvement plans, further endorses Hard Rock Casino

Park District officials say Washington Park Community Center will undergo $500,000 in improvements, thanks to a state grant and donations.

The Winnebago County Health Department marks the Garden Hotel Condemned after the fire department took a look inside.

The Chicago-Rockford International Airport has been ranked as the fastest growing airport for cargo in the world, according to Airports Council International.

Two men are wanted and charged for shooting a woman in the head in Rockford. It happened July 3 in the 2000 block of School Street.

Rockford city program helps new African market open

Attempted suicide survivor shines light on mental illness, inspires hope

Rockford police, neighbors team up through surveillance camera network

Rockford native stars in Broadway tour of Hamilton

Loves Park police: Three cars of interest in fatal hit-and-run

Rockford Lutheran students replace flags at Keeling-Puri Peace Plaza

Man wanted for stealing from Beloit business

Referee who told N.J. wrestler to cut dreadlocks barred for 2 seasons

Suicide Prevention Event hosted at Rock Valley College

Bills would require state agencies to buy Illinois, American-made products

Chicago mayor proposes zoning rule limiting pot dispensaries

Walmart to host hiring event Thursday for Sterling distribution center

Man arrested for selling fake Wisconsin football tickets on Craigslist, South Beloit police say

Acting intelligence chief agrees to testify after subpoena

Canadian leader Justin Trudeau’s reelection campaign hit with ‘brownface’ photo

Report: Illinois named 10th most diverse state

Illinois DCFS opens 24 new investigations of alleged clergy abuse

Goodyear ordered to pay $6.7M for death from exploding tire

1 in 5 Americans can’t name a single branch of the government, study finds

Iowa State University fan’s beer money Venmo plea turns into fundraiser for children’s hospital

Sandy Hook nonprofit releases chilling PSA on school shootings

Two suspects rob 53-year-old disabled man at gunpoint in his Mississippi home

Number of abortions in US falls to lowest level since 1973

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