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Artists Ensemble presents the political comedy "The Outsider."
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Voting

Artists Ensemble’s “The Outsider” Shows the Difference Between Government and Politics

The Artists Ensemble present a thoughtful comedy regarding politics at Cheek Theater at Rockford University through September 25. The Artists Ensemble is a coalition member of Go Vote 815.

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Banned Book Week
Democracy
Education
Ethics
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Public Events

RVC, Leagues Hold “Banned Book Week” Sept. 19-22

RVC’s Promoting an Inclusive Community Committee will host a Panel Discussion on Banned Books. The public is welcome.

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Illinois 17th Congressional District Debate
Local Government
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Public Events
Voting

King, Sorensen to Debate in Peoria October 3, 2022

You can join a debate between the candidates running for Illinois’ 17th Congressional District: Republican Esther Joy King and Democrat Eric Sorensen.

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Go Vote 815 is a Northern Illinois initiative to register and educate voters to increase voter activity.
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Voting

Rockford Mayor McNamara announced City Endorsement of Go Vote 815

The Northern Illinois voter encouragement program, Go Vote 815, has over 20 local coalition members, many of whom had representatives voice their endorsement of great voter activity and the Go Vote 815 initiative at the Mayor’s Press Conference. The League of Women Voters of Greater Rockford, Illinois is also a coalition member.

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Public Safety
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Public Events
Security

City of Rockford adds Public Safety Town Halls

Today the City of Rockford announced three PUBLIC SAFETY TOWN HALLS. Residents will hear from Mayor Tom McNamara, Chief of Police Carla Redd, and Executive Director of the Mayor’s Office of Domestic and Community Violence Prevention Jennifer Cacciapaglia at each of these events where they will provide an overview of the City’s efforts to reduce violent crime across the community.

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Hospital Closures
Healthcare
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LWVGR Sends Public Response to Mercy Health Closures of West Rockford Facilities

This is the written response sent to the Illinois Health Facilities and Services Review Board, the oversight board concerning the facility closures, held January 27, 2022.

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