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Rockford, Illinois is located in Winnebago County. Zip codes in Rockford, IL include 61102, 61126, and 61114. The median home price in Rockford is $69,900 which is roughly $55/per square foot. More Rockford information.

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3 hrs ago | WIFR

Area Easter Egg Hunts for 2014

WHEN: 2 p.m. WHO/WHERE: Lena Living Center, 1010 S. Logan, Lena, IL WHAT: Annual Easter Egg Hunt.

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5 hrs ago | WIFR

Rockford Garage Fire Under Investigation

Rockford fire crews were called to a home in the 2900 block of Hillside Court around 4:30 Thursday morning.

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7 hrs ago | Metal Center News

Metals USA Acquires J. Rubin

Metals USA, Fort Lauderdale, Fla., has acquired Midwestern service center company J. Rubin & Co., Rockford, Ill.

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13 hrs ago | Ekklesia Daily News

What's missing in Holy Week?

During Holy Week, the church remembers the final days of Jesus' life and ministry.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

WIFR

Three Years Since Cleary Murder

It's been exactly three years since a Rockford mom and her two kids were shot to death and set on fire.

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The Daily Gazette

Final concert of season set in Rockford

The Rockford Symphony Orchestra's final concert in the 2013-14 ComEd Classics Series will be "Love of Homeland," featuring the Mendelssohn Chorale at 7:30 p.m. April 26 at the Coronado Performing Arts Center, 314 N. Main St. ROCKFORD – The Rockford Symphony Orchestra's final concert in the 2013-14 ComEd Classics Series will be “Love ... (more)

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

WIFR

No Injuries in Ambulance Fire in Rockford

An emergency call turns into a new emergency on Rockford's west-side, after an ambulance transporting a patient catches fire.

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The Daily Gazette

Inmate charged in Rockford lawyer's 2008 death

Murder charges were announced Wednesday against the one-time client of a Rockford attorney who was fatally shot while clearing snow from his driveway in 2008.

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The Legal Record

Amtrak returns to Elgin

State officials last week announced a $233 million state capital investment to restart Amtrak service between Chicago and Rockford beginning next year.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Legal Record

Mastroianni named Rock Valley president

After months of a national search, the Rock Valley College Board of Trustees last week announced the appointment of Michael Mastroianni as college president.

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WIFR

Finding New Uses for Old Big Box Stores

After nearly 25 years in business, the American TV and Appliance store in Rockford is closed for good, leaving the city with yet another empty big box store.

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My FOX Chicago

Backward bowler looks to bowl perfect game

It's where perfection was born- the first recorded perfect game of bowling took place in Rockford, Ill.

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PRLog US Entertainment

Musician on Will Sing for Food Honored with Award

Apr. 14, 2014 - ROCKFORD, Ill. -- Tania Nicholson won a RAMI Award for best Christian/gospel artist in the 2014 RAMIs.

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WIFR

Illinois Offers New Homebuying Program

First time home-buyers could get record low interest rates by getting a mortgage through a new state housing program.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

WIFR

Proposal to Equalize School Funding

Over the last few years, the state budget crunch has forced some local school districts to lay off teachers and scale back after school programs to save money.

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WIFR

Rockford Woman Wins $200K on Lottery TIcket

A Rockford woman may have thought she was fooled this month after scratching an instant ticket, but instead she's now $200,000 richer.

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WIFR

Jury Selection Begins in Murder Trial

Jury selection has begun for the Rockford man accused of shooting a man to death in his driveway on the City's south side.

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Examiner.com

Filling your dog's Easter basket with the perfect toys

With the impending holidays, most pet owners feel the need to include the pets, and likely so.

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WIFR

City of Rockford to Hold Community Development Public Input Sessions

The week of April 21, 2014 the City of Rockford's Community and Economic Development Department is hosting a series of Public Input Sessions in the preparation of the 2015 - 2019 Consolidated Plan.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

WIFR

Youth Division of 73rd Young Artist Show Opens

The youth division of the 73rd Young Artist Show opened Sunday at the Rockford Art Museum.

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