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Rockford mayor participates in Peace Walk at City Hall

ROCKFORD -- Mayor Tom McNamara participated in a Peace Walk around City Hall Wednesday, an event organized by area clergy. The group is advocating for a Community Accountability Board that could review encounters with police.…

Rockford aldermen agree to pay legal fees in 2015 lawsuit

ROCKFORD - The Rockford City Council, on Monday, voted to pay more than $117,000 in attorneys' fees in a 2015 lawsuit over ex-Gov. Bruce Rauner's "turnaround agenda." The suit was brought by representatives of the International Union of…

City of Rockford issues boil order after water main break

ROCKFORD - A boil order has been issued for the city's West Hydraulic Pressure Zone after portions of the system experienced a drop in water pressure due to a large diameter water main break. Repairs have been completed, and the system…