Stateline Area Business News in Brief

Regal declares dividend Regal Beloit Corporation recently declared a dividend of 20 cents per share, during its regular quarterly meeting of the Board of Directors of the company held July 26. The dividend is payable on Oct. 11 to shareholders of record at the close of business on Sept. 27. This represents the 213th consecutive […]

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Rockton approves new bakery plans

ROCKTON — Sweet aromas may soon be coming from 202 W. Main St. in downtown Rockton. The Rockton Board of Trustees approved design plans for a bakery cafe during its meeting Tuesday night. “The property owners would like to expand the building and make it an attractive spot,” said Rockton Planning Administrator Patricia Diduch. Preliminary […]

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HHS Releases Outreach and Enrollment Grants Nationwide

Local consulting firm assists in securing $344,457 for outreach and enrollment staff Rockford, IL, July 16, 2013, – Health and Human Services (HHS) announced $150 million in awards to 1,159 community health centers nationwide to enroll uninsured Americans in the new health coverage options made available by the Affordable Care Act. These funds will be […]

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Lenox Healthcare for Women Opens New Office, Adds New Physician to Staff

ROCKFORD, Ill—Lenox Healthcare for Women, formerly located in Camelot Towers on East State Street, has a new home! The practice is now located at The Cornerstone Building, 1235 North Mulford Road in Rockford. In addition to the new office, a new face is treating patients at the women’s healthcare center. Peggy Shiels, M.D., a board-certified […]

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Auburn Street Round-About Means New Location for Local Insurance Agency

ROCKFORD, Ill–Keystone Insurance, located at 1626 N Main Street in Rockford, has moved locations due to the construction of the round-about at North Main and Auburn Streets. Keystone Insurance, owned by Tom Etier, has been at the North Main location since 1962. Etier was recently told by the State that the land his business was […]

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22 Belvidere and Rockford Students Awarded Back-to-School Shopping Spree from Target and The Salvation Army

WHAT           Target collaborates with The Salvation Army to sponsor 22 local students to a back-to-school shopping spree in Rockford and Belvidere WHEN           Friday, July 19th from 1:00 – 4:00 pm. WHERE        Target                      […]

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Stateline Area Business News in Brief

Kerry to host BAH The Business After Hours event for July will be held from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Kerry Global Technology and Innovation Centre, 3400 Millington Road, Beloit. Participants will learn about Kerry, and indulge in appetizers prepared by Chef Danny Bruns, Kerry’s director of culinary innovation. The cost is $5 […]

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Williams-Manny Welcomes Cheryl B. Church as Director of Service Operations

ROCKFORD, Ill. (July 1, 2013) – Williams-Manny announces the hire of Cheryl B. Church as Director of Service Operations. In her new role, Church will ensure Williams-Manny delivers an ideal experience for their customers. Church comes to Williams-Manny with 26 years of experience. Previously, she worked in the wireless industry as a Director of Sales […]

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Stateline Area Business News in Brief

Goodwill host job fair ROCKFORD — Goodwill Industries of Northern Illinois will be hosting a job fair from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. on July 11 in its Rockford store at 4618 E. State St. Goodwill will be interviewing applicants on-site for a variety of part-time positions. Applicants must be available to work a flexible […]

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RVC grows its own nursing faculty

Four years ago the RVC Nursing program applied for a Rock Valley College Foundation grant to fund an initiative aimed at preparing two full-time nursing lab employees to move into nursing faculty positions at the College. The Grow Our Own Nursing Faculty grant funded tuition and fees for two students to complete their Master’s degree […]

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