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Alpine Bank in Rockford Robbed on Friday Afternoon, Suspect Shot and Killed
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Alpine Bank in Rockford Robbed on Friday Afternoon, Suspect Shot and Killed

Traffic was tied up on Mulford and Spring Creek on Friday afternoon due to a bank robbery of Alpine Bank.

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Excellent!! Wayne’s World Returning To Theaters

Big news for anyone quoted Wayne and Garth all through high school. The dynamic duo are making an appearance on the big screen next month. 

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Midway Village Celebrates Japan This Weekend

Andrea from the Rockford Area Convention and Visitors Bureau stopped by to let us know about an event going on at Midway Village this weekend plus plenty more to do before Monday...

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Here’s the Latest on Rockford’s Snow Sculpting Competition

Every Friday morning at around 7:25, we spend a few minutes with our good friend Laura Gibbs-Green of the Rockford Park District, as she fills us in on all the cool events and activities lined up for you and your family. This morning, we discussed the recently postponed Illinois Snow Sculpting Competition. In particular, what happens next.

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Eating Bacon Could Be Key to a Long Life, says Illinois Resident
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Eating Bacon Could Be Key to a Long Life, says Illinois Resident

Do you need another reason to eat bacon? Besides the fact that it's the single best tasting food on the planet. No? Well neither do I, but here's a great one anyway.

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Rockford Gmail Users Need To Be Aware Of Hackers

There are many users of Gmail around the area. If you happen to be one of them, beware of a new trick that has taken even experienced technical users being scammed. 

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Ever Want to Be in a Commercial? Chicago Company Casting Two Commercials

A Chicago casting company is looking for actors for two upcoming commercial shoots.

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Someone Needs to Explain This Weird Rock Formation on the Rock River

How did these mysterious rocks end up like this on top of the frozen Rock River? Was it ice fishermen? Aliens? We are searching for answers.

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Sycamore Man Has Two Tires Stolen From His Vehicle, Cops Give Him a Ticket
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Sycamore Man Has Tires Stolen From His Vehicle, Cops Give Him a Ticket

Imagine going to bed and waking up the next morning and discovering that two of your car tires have been stolen, to make matters worse, the cops issue YOU a citation.

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Icy Weather Delays Garbage Pickup in Rockford

Icy roads this morning not only made it difficult to get to work in Rockford, but they also shutdown garbage pickup operations.

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