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.
Illinois' 16th District Congressman, Adam Kinzinger, took some time out of a busy morning, at the tail-end of a crazy week in Washington, to give the WROK Morning Show his thoughts on a new administration, and what changes we can expect to see in the near future.
Lots of folks are planning on travelling this Labor Day Weekend, 35.5 million nationally, and around 2 million people here in the Land of Lincoln, according to a AAA survey. That's up almost 1% from last year, and up .8% in Illinois.
Some details, courtesy of AAA:
While the majority of travelers (30...
What are your thoughts on tourism in and around the Rockford area? If you haven't given it much thought, don't worry, many of your friends and neighbors have.
What's more is that they think it's highly valuable to the local community, according to a new survey commissioned by The Rockford Area Convention and Visitors Bureau, and conducted by Health Systems Research of the University of Illinois Co
Are you an average American? If you are, then you probably dined out, on average, four times a week last year. I can remember, as a bachelor, surpassing that total in two days.
If you are going out that much, chances are you prefer smaller restaurant chains, or even individual eateries...