Rockford Register Star

Filter by Popularity: - - - -
ROCKFORD — Development of a proposed asphalt plant in Rockton Township is at a standstill while a legal challenge to the project winds its way through the court... [Read More]
While police were ringing bells to collect money for the Salvation Army at Walmart, 3859 Northridge Drive, about 10:20 a.m. Friday, a man attempted to... [Read More]
Thumbnail
ROCKFORD — A group of current and past board members is asking for the resignation of Winnebago County Board Chairman Frank Haney.Their request came Thursday after the board... [Read More]
Thumbnail
My Last Bite, the Rockford Register Star's dining column, publishes at noon Thursdays at rrstar.com. This week's featured eatery is The Norwegian in Rockford. [Read More]
GIRLSA-FC 53, River Ridge/Scales Mound 49Ashton-Franklin Center held off a late comeback by River Ridge/Scales Mound for a win at the Pearl City Holiday Tournament. Jaynee... [Read More]
Thumbnail
Take two.For the second time in three weeks, the Winnebago County Board on Thursday approved Loves Park's request for $1.68 million to help pay for road and infrastructure... [Read More]
Thumbnail
ROCKFORD — Thirteen players from the region were named to the Illinois High School Football Association Shrine Game's West roster Thursday.NIC-10Two-way standout Major Dedmond of Freeport was... [Read More]
Thumbnail
A handful of employees stood in the parking lot of the Catholic Diocese of Rockford at 555 Colman Center Dr. on Thursday while Winnebago County Sheriff's deputies investigated a... [Read More]
Thumbnail
Bella Luna Bakery plans to expand into an adjacent retail spot in the Stewart Square building, 308 W. State St., in downtown Rockford.The bakery known for... [Read More]
Thumbnail
 LaCreasia Soulfood Kitchen & Catering, a carryout eatery for nearly five years in the 3200 block of South Alpine Road, is now a sit-down restaurant at 330... [Read More]
Thumbnail
If revenge truly is a dish best served cold, then Soldier Field is the perfect setting for the Bears to inflict some payback on the... [Read More]
Thumbnail
Calvary Bookkeeping has moved out of owner Julie Borck's basement and into a suite at 4010 E. State St.She will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony with complimentary... [Read More]
Thumbnail
The number of drug overdose deaths in Winnebago County this year already exceeds the 2017 total, the coroner's office said Thursday.The county recorded 124 overdose... [Read More]
Thumbnail
A former employee of the Rockford Area Economic Development Council on Thursday was charged in federal court with mail and tax fraud in a scheme to... [Read More]
Thumbnail
ROSCOE — Roscoe police are investigating several car burglaries and are searching for a car reported stolen Nov. 25.Officers were investigating auto burglaries early Thursday morning in the... [Read More]
Thumbnail
A Winnebago County couple remained in jail Thursday morning, each facing two dozen charges for allegedly harming two children.Christopher J. Williams, 47, and Kathryn A.... [Read More]
Thumbnail
Christmas classicsWhat: "BCT Christmas Spectacular"When: 7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday and 2 p.m. Saturday and SundayWhere: Byron Civic Theatre, 850 N. Colfax St., ByronAbout: The production directed... [Read More]
Thumbnail
The Winnebago County Coroner's Office has released the name of the woman who was fatally shot Tuesday afternoon in the 200 block of Horsman Street.Jennifer Ford, 44, of Rockford... [Read More]
BOYSHononegah 60, Guilford 55 (OT)Outscoring Guilford 18-10 in the fourth quarter and overtime propelled Hononegah to a win Wednesday night. Isaiah Zawlocki and Nick Pierson... [Read More]
Thumbnail
Tony Cassioppi off to huge start for IowaFreshman wrestler Tony Cassioppi (Hononegah) has shot out of the gates for the Iowa Hawkeyes. He just claimed USA... [Read More]
Jump To: