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Cars After Snowstorm Of 1967
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Forget the East Coast Snow, Remember the Chicago Blizzard of 1967?

Over the past few days, we've been treated to a lot of news about snow. First, the Rockford area got some long-overdue snow to (hopefully) wrap up the season. Then, over the last two days we've been bombarded with news about the blizzard on the east coast. But, how many of us remember the Big Snow, or the Chicago Blizzard of 1967?

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Phone Scams
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Warning: Don’t Answer Calls from These Area Codes

If you've been getting phone calls or texts from any of these area codes, don't call or text back.

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Genoa Couple Shares Story of a Financial Kidnapping as Warning
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Genoa Couple Shares Story of a Financial Kidnapping as a Warning

Technology and scams go together hand in hand, and unfortunately, this scam cost a Stateline family over $2,550 in a matter of a seconds. Don't let it happen to you.

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Chicago Nordstrom Now Selling 'Plastic Panel' Mom Jeans
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Chicago Nordstrom Now Selling ‘Plastic Panel’ Mom Jeans

When you think comfort, think mom jeans.

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Weird ‘Small Rockford’ Game is Taking Over Facebook

Do any of your Facebook friends play this Rockford game?

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Want to Earn $1,000,000? Stop These Guys From Reaching the Great Lakes

By "these guys" I mean the much hated, highly dreaded, invasive fish known as the "Asian Carp." Michigan's Department of Natural Resources has a million dollars bounty waiting for the person or persons who come up with a way to keep the Great Lakes free of them.

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Bride and groom figurines standing on two separated slices of wedding cake
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How To Have A Chicago Cubs Themed Wedding

A couple had a Chicago Cubs themed wedding and here's how you can too.

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Illinois Has the Highest Tax Rates in America

It's tax season once again, so keep in mind that you've got about a month to change over from the "wearing of the green" to the "sending of your green" to the government. Woo-hoo.

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Fake Animal Control Officers Stealing Dogs in Illinois
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Fake Animal Control Officers Stealing Dogs in Illinois

Just when you think you've heard it all, comes word that a sophisticated dog theft ring has surfaced in Illinois.

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What Vin Diesel Had To Say About Rockford? Nothing!
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What did Vin Diesel Have To Say About Rockford? Nothing!

Over the weekend, I noticed a number social media posts from friends that describe a visit to Rockord from 'Fast and Furious' star Vin Deisel.

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