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01 Mar
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Resident Focus March 2015

Sunday, March 1, 2015 Read the March 2015 Resident Programs Newsletter here: Resident Focus

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28 Feb
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My view: Strong, achieving partnerships often begin with simple conversations

Saturday, February 28, 2015 From the Rockford Register Star By Jack Becherer Rockford Health System In fall 2014, a discussion between representatives of Rockford Health System and the Rockford and Winnebago County housing authorities led to a new idea in ...

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26 Feb
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Sabrooke Park Playground Improvements

Thursday, February 26, 2015 News Release February 26, 2014 Media Contacts: Jodi Stromberg-jstromberg@rockfordha.org – 815-489-8578 Laura Gibbs Green-lauragibbsgreen@rockfordparkdistrict.org – 815-298-5496 Sabrooke Park Playground Improvements Rockford, IL – The Rockford Park District Board of Commissioners approved a construction contract on February ...

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24 Feb
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Deadline approaching for funding application to fix Rockford public housing

Tuesday, February 24, 2015 DEADLINE APPROACHING FOR FUNDING APPLICATION TO FIX ROCKFORD PUBLIC HOUSING 13 WREX February 24, 2015 By Kelsie Passolt One local government agency says it’s looking to merge ideas with the City of Rockford to improve public ...

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16 Feb
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Rockford Man up! March and Rally a challenge to community to unite, stop violence

Monday, February 16, 2015 Rockford Man up! March and Rally a challenge to community to unite, stop violence By Chris Green Rockford Register Star, February 16, 2015 ROCKFORD — Bullets fired from passing vehicles don’t stop in mid-flight because it ...

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04 Feb
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Tech-Friendly: Online tools for local poverty, crime and public housing research

Wednesday, February 04, 2015 Tech-Friendly: Online tools for local poverty, crime and public housing research By Paul Gorski Rock River Times February 4, 2015 Ron Clewer, CEO of the Rockford Housing Authority, recently “called for a community discussion to develop ...

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01 Feb
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Resident Focus February 2015

Sunday, February 1, 2015 Read the February 2015 Resident Programs Newsletter here: Resident Focus

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01 Feb
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Georgette Braun: A closer look at Fairgrounds residents in Rockford

Sunday, February 1, 2015 Georgette Braun: A closer look at Fairgrounds residents in Rockford Rockford Register Star February 1, 2015 Who lives in Fairgrounds Valley? Seems a good time to look more closely at the people in the west-side Rockford Housing ...

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28 Jan
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11 Public housing residents complete job readiness training

Wednesday, January 28, 2015 11 Public housing reisdents complete job readiness training Rock River Times online report A collaborative pilot program works to improve lives by helping public housing residents gain jobs and independence. “Economic Empowerment Initiative: Improving Lives through ...

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26 Jan
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Dozens Gather to Support Rockford Housing Authority After Council Vote

Monday, January 26, 2015 Dozens Gather to Support Rockford Housing Authority After Council Vote by Christie Nicks January 26, 2015 MyStateline  ROCKFORD — The Rockford Housing Authority needs grant money to carry out it’s plans for a complex transformation, but ...

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