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Did You Know There’s A 30 Foot Basketball Hoop In Downtown Rockford?

It's amazing what surprises can be right around the corner. 

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Area Residents Have Put A Shocking Amount Of Money Into Video Gaming Machines

If you haven't played one of the video game machines around town, you are one of the few. 

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Where Would You Want Your Ashes Spread In Rockford

Where would you want to spread your ashes in Rockford?

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SwedishAmerican Foundation Kicks Off Yard of the Month Contest with Neighbors

Years ago, my neighborhood had an ongoing "yard of the month" award, complete with a sign that declared your yard to be awesome, and, I think a gift card was thrown in as well. I wouldn't know for sure, because my yard never won. 

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Q98.5 Pet of the Week; Leah

Leah came to Winnebago County Animal Services as a stray, but it's obvious that she once belonged to someone who showed her a lot of love, and she is missing that lovin' terribly.

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Rockford IceHogs Are Selling Tickets, Jerseys and Equipment at Ridiculously Awesome Prices

This is the best garage sale you'll go to all season.

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The Cubs’ World Series Trophy Was Broken

Like the curse of the goat, the Cubs' World Series trophy was broken this past weekend in Boston.

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Illinois Teens Gets Special Promposal from Garth Brooks

One Illinois teen proved she has her priorities in the right place when she chose Garth Brooks over going to prom Saturday night in Champaign, but it's what happened next that makes this story so awesome.

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Rockford ‘Celebrities’ Join Forces For Lip Sync Battle

Ever watched SPIKE TV's Lip Sync Battle? A Rockford charity is hosting a similar event with some of the most well-known names in town. Want to know who's competing for the championship?

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Rockford Grandma Needs A Grandson

A Rockford Grandmother is looking for a replacement Grandson.

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