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Anderson Japanese Gardens Opens Their 2017 Season this Friday

Do a little Google-ing about the top places to visit in Illinois, and you'll see a familiar name pop up in list after list: Rockford's own Anderson Japanese Gardens.

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Mayor And Lt. Gov-Elect Newsom Attends A Lowe's Store Grand Opening
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Don’t Open This Mother’s Day Coupon from Lowe’s

If your Mother's Day shopping trip always involves a stop at the Lowe's Nursery department, don't use this coupon thinking you're gonna save a lot of green on Mama's pretty plants. You'll probably be sorry if you do.

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Things got Heated at The Rockford Speedway Sunday

Racing is underway at The Rockford Speedway for 2017.

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Van Galder Bus/Coach USA Suspends Service From the Clock Tower Resort

In a sign of the times, one more change is happening out at the Clock Tower Resort--it's being eliminated as a pick up/drop off point for motor coach connections to O'Hare and Midway.

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Alert WROK Listener Spots Pelicans Fishing in the Rock River Near Oregon

My family lived in the Oregon, Illinois area for nearly 150 years, starting back with my great-great grandfather before the Civil War. However, in all that time, including living there for the first 21 years of my life, I must say I never once encountered a pelican. Times change, I guess, because more and more people are seeing pelicans in this area.

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Jennifer Nicole via Facebook
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Hilarious Garage Sale Signs Spotted All Over Rockford

A Rockford resident used famous people and their most quotable lines to advertise their garage sale and the signs are getting a lot of customers and laughs.

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An Hour Away From Rockford is a Mind Blowing Waterfall

With Mother Nature teasing us that summer is coming, make plans for this location soon.

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Rockford Building Bleeds Cubbie Blue

This building on may look normal from the front but the back is what will catch your eye.

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Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich with his lawyer Aaron Goldstein walks into prison in Littleton, Colorado, to begin his 14-year prison sentence on corruption charges Thursday, March 15, 2012. The 55-year-old Democrat becomes the second Illinois govern
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Ex-Governor Rod Blagojevich’s Appeal to Reduce Sentence is Rejected by Appeals Court

A federal appeals court today rejected former Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich's bid to shorten his 14-year prison sentence in a public corruption case.

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Rockford Man Looking For Alyssa, Who Works on Sunday, With The Great Smile

We know she works on Sunday... but the question is where does she work?

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