Linda Kuchenberg announces retirement from First National Bank and Trust

Linda Kuchenberg, Residential Loan Originator at First National Bank and Trust (FNBT) has announced plans to retire effective Feb. 28. Kuchenberg has over 20 years of mortgage lending experience. She joined the FNBT family in February 2016, serving the Williams Bay and surrounding communities. “I have been blessed to work for banks with great managers […]

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Rosecrance appoints new community relations coordinator

Rosecrance recently appointed Mike Reynolds as a new community relations coordinator. Reynolds will be assigned to the Siouxland-region, served by Rosecrance affiliate Jackson Recovery Centers. The Rosecrance Community Relations team assists with information regarding program and services, scheduling of assessments, contacting other resources and navigating progress. Reynolds received his Bachelor of Arts degree in human […]

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Family physician joins Beloit Mercyhealth

Dr. James Flood, a board certified family medicine physician, has joined the medical staff at Mercyhealth Beloit, 2825 Prairie Ave., Beloit. “Being able to customize their care on a long-term basis is one of the major reasons I chose family medicine as a specialty,” Flood said. His special interests include pediatrics, caring for multigenerational families […]

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Regional physician honored by National Medical Association

W. Stephen Minore, president and CEO of Rockford Anesthesiologists Associated, Medical Pain Management Services and Rockford Ambulatory Surgery Center, earned the designation of Fellow of the American Society of Anesthesiologists (FASA). The designation is the highest acknowledgment given by the board of the American Society of Anesthesiologists and recognizes dedication to education, leadership and commitment to […]

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Rosecrance Recreational Therapist keynotes state-wide conference

Rosecrance Recreational Therapist, Carla Roth, recently keynoted at the Illinois Inter-Agency Athletic Association’s (IIAA) conference in Bloomington on Jan. 18. The IIAA is a nonprofit group that allows for teens living in residential living or group homes to engage in structured sporting events and is the only group of its kind in the United States. […]

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Ian Linnabary receives top Commissioner Award

The Rockford Park District announced that board of commissioners president Ian Linnabary received the Mike Cassidy Commissioner Community Service Award at the Illinois Association of Park Districts (IAPD)/Illinois Park and Recreation Association (IPRA) annual conference luncheon held in Chicago recently. The award is presented to a commissioner who has demonstrated assistance and leadership through contribution of […]

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Rockford Park District receives Exceptional Workplace Award

Rockford Park District commissioners and executive leadership team accepted the  Illinois Park and Recreation (IPRA) Exceptional Workplace Award at the IPRA conference in Chicago on Jan. 25.  The District was graded on six health and wellness categories: physical activity, social, emotional, intellectual, spiritual and environmental, and earned a perfect score of 50 points. Every five years,  the […]

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Rosecrance names new vice president of payer relations

Rosecrance  announced Lisa Primm has been appointed vice president of payer relations. Primm’s primary responsibility will be elevating the visibility of Rosecrance and creating connections with key insurance companies. Prior to her new position, Primm was director of outreach at Rosecrance and she will maintain some of her responsibilities with national referral accounts. With more than […]

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AAR’s new partnership with Rock Valley College to enhance aviation maintenance instruction

AAR, a global provider of aviation services, and Rock Valley College today announced expansion of their aviation maintenance education and training partnership to enhance instruction, student’s job experiences and career prospects. The new AAR EAGLE Career Pathway Program at Rock Valley will expand the college’s aviation maintenance technology curriculum to include job shadowing and mentoring […]

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Rock Valley College welcomes VP of community outreach and strategic partnerships

Rock Valley College announced the appointment of Chris Lewis as the college’s vice president of community outreach and strategic partnerships. In this role, Lewis will be responsible for the internal and external design, development and implementation of college-wide strategic and operational planning activities, and conducting community needs analysis that will expand the college’s external community […]

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