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Area Law Enforcement Saturation Patrols Produce Results Over the Easter Weekend

Our longtime friend, Ken Decoster, joins the WROK Morning Show every Tuesday after the 8:30am news to share the latest from both the Winnebago County Sheriff's Office and Crimestoppers. One of our topics this morning was the results of the weekend's "saturation patrols" of high crime areas.

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Throwback Thursday: Rockford in 1949

I see people posting "Throwback Thursday" photos and video all over social media every week, so I went looking through the archives and happened upon a really cool, well-produced look at life in Rockford at the mid-point of the last century.

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Dance With Dinosaurs In Rockford This Weekend

Andrea from GoRockford.com made her weekly visit to the show to tell us what to do this weekend.

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San Francisco Career Fair Helps Military Veterans Find Jobs
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Shannon From Goodwill Talks About How to Get a New Job This Weekend

This morning on the WROK Morning Show, Shannon Halverson from Goodwill stopped by our studios to discuss the Community Job Fair going on tomorrow at Lou Bachrodt AutoMall.

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Apple Store Soho Presents: Meet The Author: Giada De Laurentiss "Feel Good Food"
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Alton Brown Probably Knows More About The Coronado Theater Than You

Food Network host and really cool guy Alton Brown is performing tonight at the Coronado and just tweeted out this awesome video of him fawning over the Coronado.

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Memory Time: How Many Former Rockford Businesses Do You Remember?

A couple of weeks back, Joe Dredge and I were discussing businesses and restaurants in and around Rockford that while no longer here, still hold a fond place in our memories. A bunch of callers weighed in on some of their "gone but not forgotten" favorites, too.

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Chess Class Coming To Nicholas Conservatory

 

Osvaldo "Ozzy" Flores wants to help with the child delinquency problem in town and his solution is to bring kids together over a chess board.

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George Lopez Coming to Coronado Performing Arts Center in Rockford

Legendary comedian George Lopez will perform Friday, July 21 at the Coronado Performing Arts Center, 314 N. Main St., in Rockford.

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Rockford Mayoral Candidate Brian Leggero Stops By the WROK Morning Show

Rockford's general election is Tuesday, April 4th, and early voting started at the Board of Elections office on March 17th, running through April 3rd. If you haven't been paying much attention to the candidates for the job of Rockford mayor, one of them stopped in this morning to let you know where he stands, and to ask for your vote.

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Rockford’s Discovery Center Named Among Best Children’s Museums in the Midwest

A high ranking for our own Discovery Center Museum should come as no surprise to any of us who live here, and/or who've enjoyed many happy hours there with our children.

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