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Illinois Banning Use of Many Carnival Rides After Ohio Tragedy
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Illinois Banning Use of Many Carnival Rides After Ohio Tragedy

This ride ban is going to dramatically change several Illinois county fairs, festivals and the Illinois State Fair.

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1000 New Full-Time Jobs Coming to Northern Illinois
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Amazon is Hiring in Illinois and Wisconsin

Heads up job seekers.

Amazon will be hiring for full and part-time positions nationwide, including here in Illinois and Wisconsin.

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Get Ready to Pay More When Parking and Flying Out of RFD
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Get Ready to Pay More When Parking and Flying Out of RFD

The days of this being free at the Rockford airport are going away very soon.

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Get Free Lunch Today to Benefit Special Olympics of Illinois

Ready for your mouth to water? Texas Roadhouse in Rockford is serving up free lunch today for a very good reason, and you won't want to miss it.

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This Man Earns the Title of The Biggest Cubs Fan Ever

How far would you go to prove your loyalty to the Chicago Cubs?

If you're anything like this man, well let's just say, there's going to be a huge fight as to who earns the title of the "Biggest Cubs Fan Ever"!

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German Court Bans Uber Service Nationwide
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Soon, Uber Will Charge Rockford Users For Returning Lost Items

If you're an avid Uber user be aware of this new policy the company is instating.

Very soon Uber will be charging customers nationwide, which includes Rockford, for items they return when left in the car. 

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A Gas Station Could Be In Downtown Rockford’s Future

Downtown Rockford is missing two important necessities, a hotel, and a gas station. We already know a hotel in the works, but it looks like a gas station isn't far behind.

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Solar Eclipse is Coming, Here's What You'll See Where You Live
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Solar Eclipse is Coming, Here’s What You’ll See Where You Live

The first coast-to-coast solar eclipse in close to 100 years is August 21. In Illinois, the best place to see it is near Carbondale. Don't worry if you can't go.

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SwedishAmerican Now Has Webcams for New Parents
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SwedishAmerican Now Has Webcams for New Parents

Having a new baby is one of the most wonderful things that can happen to a person in their lifetime. And speaking of wonderful, so is this new technology.

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The World’s Largest Bounce House Is Coming to Milwaukee

Got plans for next weekend? Change them now and head to Milwaukee instead so your family can get it's bounce on!

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