Residents spoke out about the issue during Rockford Housing Authority Board Meeting
City looking to remove more traffic signals
ROCKFORD -- Mayor Larry Morrissey used harsh words on WROK Thursday to criticize opponents of a new low-income RHA project on the east side.
Gov. Rauner vetoes budget, possibly paving the way for a shutdown.
Fight between two girls at Fairgrounds goes viral.
City looking to deconstruct homes instead of demolish them.
Residents fear it will bring crime, and lower property values.
GENOA - Kendra Burno is cleared of any criminal charges following May stabbing death of her husband, Jene Burno.
Traveon Parham accused of leading police on chase that killed Karen Shafer.
Aldermen say the changes should not have residents upset.
A new program allowing kids lessons to be taught online could spell the end of snow days in Illinois.
Happy hour has been banned for more than 25 years due to fears of excessive binge drinking and driving.
Minors in Rockford have been out past curfew committing crimes.
Antonio Little has been missing since May 25th. A vigil was held in his honor
She was a longtime educator for Rockford Public Schools.
Rockford police release detailed information about teen crime spree.
"Battle Buddies" is a new group formed by Kirk to help veterans who have fallen on hard times.
ROCKFORD -- Rockford Airfest boasting a new twist to its annual "Run the Runway" race.
ROCKFORD - The public meeting focused on community concerns about recent criminal activity and violence in the Rockford area.
Including the home of one lawn where the owner can not mow it because he is in jail.
LEE COUNTY - Terence Doddy has been sentenced to life in prison for the murder of Tonya Bargman.
17th Judicial Circuit Court Judge Joe McGraw responds to claims that bond amounts for repeat gun offenders are too low.
County board Members approve resolution to let Rockford Housing Authority know they do not want public housing project built on South New Towne Drive
Update-Winnebago County State's Attorney responds to Chief Epperson's opinion that bond for violent crime criminals are too low.
A 31 year old man is dead after a hit and run on Elmwood Road.
ROCKFORD - Jamie Key was found guilty of first degree murder today as well as aggravated domestic battery; he faces life in prison.
Monument will honor those dealing with the health effects from exposure to Agent Orange.
City market opens for the sixth season.
House located at 1233 Revell Avenue. Police will be stationed there throughout the week.
School does not allow kids who are home schooled to play sports there.
City inching closer to turning vacant building into a hotel.
'Stairway to Heroin' event held in Rockford
ROCK COUNTY -- A two car crash has one man fighting for his life.
ROCKFORD - A house is hit after two cars exchange gunfire in the 1200 block of 5th Avenue.
Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan Schedules Right To Work Vote for Thursday
Photos show what Pitzen would look like four years after gone missing.
Proposed ordinance hopes to stop new businesses from reaping the benefits of video gaming machines.
Ruling creates an even larger budget hole for Governor and legislators.
Governor Rauner is looking to balance the state's budget, without having to raise taxes
Rockford Mayor Larry Morrissey (I) sat down with Eyewitness News Anchor Matt Rodewald for a rare live interview Thursday morning, where he defended Chief Chet Epperson, and opened the door about stepping aside the next time he's up for re-election.
Construction starting at medical marijuana grow site at Mill Race Crossing
GoFundMe account started for county to purchase a K9 officer
Fire and Police Commission sides with Chief Epperson in dispute with police union over actions involving welfare check call.
City plans to hold a lot of events downtown.
Memorial Day Service held for workers who died on the job
Eyewitness News Chief Meteorologist Candice King spoke with a Fairdale resident who survived the EF4 tornado and witnessed it all.
Animal service officials working hard to find displaced animals
Police arrived to learn that a 20-year-old man was shot and had been taken to a nearby hospital by a friend.
Dezarae Sewell, 19, has died 10 days after being shot in the head on Oakley Street. Her boyfriend told Eyewitness News that he was the intended target since he was a gang member.
Team Rubicon leaving Saturday, DeKalb County leaving Monday