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Rockford to Take Part In National ‘Clear the Shelters Event’

On Saturday, August 19 Winnebago County Animal Services in Rockford will be joining over 700 other animal shelters across the country for one simple mission; finding forever homes for animals in need. 

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Chicago's Brookfield Zoo Tries To Keep Animals Cool During Heat Wave
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Take Your Kids to Chicago’s Brookfield Zoo For Free This Week

If you've hit the "my kids are driving me crazy and I have run out of ways to keep them entertained" part of summer break, take them to Chicago's Brookfield Zoo and take advantage of free admission through Wednesday. 

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The Byron Dragway is For Sale
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The Byron Dragway is For Sale

After being owned for decades by Ron Leek, and later by B.J. Vangsness, the Byron Dragway, is seeking new ownership.

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Rockford Woman’s Equality Post Goes Viral After She Doesn’t Get Tipped Because of Her Tattoo

A Rockford server wasn't tipped on a $60 check after her table saw an equality tattoo on her arm.

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Chicago’s Cards Against Humanity’s Has A Way To Promote Legalizing Marijuana

If you've ever had a game night with friends, you know at some point in the evening that Cards Against Humanity will be broken out to play.

This Chicago company came up with a  unique way to help promote the efforts to lobby to legalize marijuana.

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5 Things That Aren't Jay Cutler Chicago Should Ship to Miami
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5 Things That Aren’t Jay Cutler Chicago Should Ship to Miami

Former Chicago Bear QB Jay Cutler is now a Miami Dolphin. Jay signed a one-year, $10 million deal with the Dolphins on Sunday. Miami can have these 5 things too.

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Woman Receives Complaint Letter About Cubs W Flag

Think it's safe to say the sender of this letter is a White Sox fan?

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Obama Gets His Own Day In Illinois

Did you hear about this? Governor Rauner gave President Obama his own day in Illinois.

I know the burning question you have, "Do we get the day off?"

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How Your Business Can Be a Special Part of '815 Day'
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How Your Business Can Be a Special Part of ‘815 Day’

If you live in Rockford, by now you've heard of 815 Day. 815 Day is held annually on August 15th (8/15) and aims to celebrate everything Rockford.

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Report: Escort Suspected Helping to Spend $5.8 Million on Company Credit Card Is From Rockford
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Report: Escort Suspected Helping to Spend $5.8 Million on Company Credit Card Is From Rockford

If you've lived in and around Rockford, you might know her, and now she is in big trouble.

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