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Title Secret Rockford / edited by Michael Kleen.

Publication Info. Rockton, Illinois : Digital Ninjas Media, Inc., 2016.

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Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Byron PL Adult Non Fiction - BYLY-14  977.331 KLE    AVAILABLE
Edition Second edition.
Description 268 pages : illustrations, portraits, map ; 23 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Rockford's deepest secret / Karen Mahieu Lyddon -- The lost mural of Roosevelt School / Ernie Fuhr -- Mattison Machine works / Heath D. Alberts -- A dark wood / D.B. Lane -- Anor Woodruff, Rockford's candy man / Kathi Kresol -- Did the Zodiac Killer once walk among us? / Brandon Reid -- Wild winds / Nicole C. Lindsay -- Taming nuclear power in Byron / Stanley Campbell -- Interview with Jesus Correa VII / Michael Kleen -- Footprints / Kathi Kresol -- The skydiving Santa tragedy / Ernie Fuhr -- The Rockford Mafia and its Legacy / Jeff Havens -- Rockford Operetta Party / Scott Farrell -- Our generation's revolution / Brandon Reid -- Just an ordinary day / Kathi Kresol -- Life, poverty, and basketball / Dan Creviston -- Between a TIF and a hard place / Ted Biondo -- Of tragedy and triumph / Kevin Rilott -- A long, dark night / Michael Kleen.
Summary Secret Rockford pulls back the curtain to reveal the hidden side of life in the Forest City. This anthology contains many snapshots of life in Rockford. Join us as we go behind the headlines to explore the people, places, and events that make our city unique. On these pages, you will find the unconventional, gritty, and sometimes shocking truth.
Subject Correa, Jesus.
Haunted places -- Illinois -- Rockford.
Legends -- Illinois -- Rockford.
Ghosts -- Illinois -- Rockford -- Folklore.
Rockford (Ill.) -- History.
Winnebago County (Ill.) -- History.
Rockford (Ill.) -- Folklore.
Rockford (Ill.) -- History -- Anecdotes.
Added Author Kleen, Michael, author, editor.
Alberts, Heath D., author.
Biondo, Ted, author.
Campbell, Stanley, author.
Creviston, Dan, author.
Farrell, Scott, author.
Fuhr, Ernie, author.
Havens, Jeff, author.
Kresol, Kathi, author.
Lane, D. B., author.
Lindsay, Nicole C., author.
Lyddon, Karen Mahieu, author.
Phelps, Jim, author.
Reid, Brandon, author.
Rilott, Kevin, author.
ISBN 9781530761807 (paperback)
1530761808 (paperback)

 
    
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