Rockford Sentence Examples
It is served by the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy, the Chicago & North-Western, the Chicago, Milwaukee & St Paul, the Chicago, Milwaukee & Gary ("Rockford Route") and the Illinois Central railways, and is connected by interurban electric railway with Chicago and Freeport, Illinois, and Janesville, Wisconsin.
Rockford College (non-sectarian), for the higher education of women, is ranked by the United States Commissioner of Education as one of fifteen women's colleges of the highest grade in the country; it was opened in 1849 as Rockford Seminary, and was named Rockford College in 1892.
Rockford is the see of a Roman Catholic bishop. In and near the city there are two hospitals and three sanatoriums. Manufacturing is facilitated by good water-power, supplied by a dam across the Rock river about 800 ft.
Rockford was first settled in 1834, and was chartered as a city in 1852.
It is served by the Chicago & North-Western, and the Chicago, Milwaukee & St Paul railways, and by an inter-urban electric railway to Janesville, Wisconsin and Rockford, Illinois.
These seven were Chicago (1,698,575), the second city in population in the United States, Peoria (56,100), Quincy (36,252), Springfield (34,159), Rockford (31,051), East St Louis (29,655), and Joliet (29,353).
Some of the bigger names include Rockford Fosgate, Kicker, and MTX.
The traditional sock monkey is made of two Rockford Red Heel socks originally from Nelson Knitting Mills, but now Fox River Mills.
You're in pursuit of Rockford Red Heel socks once you're ready to make your "real" sock monkey rather than a tester.
The original Rockford Red Heel socks were created by Nelson Knitting Mills in Rockford, Illinois, and meant to be work socks.Advertisement
You can still find those instructions with Rockford Red Heel socks today despite the sale of the company to Fox River Mills.
Sometimes when you purchase a pair of Rockford Red Heel socks, you'll see an option to purchase a "how-to" book.
This Simon Property Group-owned outlet shopping center has 50 stores and sits between Chicago and Rockford, Illinois.
If you are coming from Chicago, then you take Interstate 90 West to Rockford and exit to Route 47 North.
From Rockford, take Interstate 90 East until you reach the Route 47 North exit.Advertisement
There are many hotels in Rockford, but if you wish to stay closer to the outlet mall, then Comfort Suites Hotel in nearby Elgin is your only choice.
Turnover of homes in Rockford, Illinois have gone up more than forty-seven percent since 1990, and with it the need for home inspection Rockford and nearby areas.
Choose a licensed home inspector to check the Rockford home you plan to buy.
Home-Wise Inspection Services is located right in Rockford.
Certified Home Inspections in Rockford provides information and insight into maintenance and energy conservation adapted specifically to the home your plan to buy or sell.Advertisement
More guest roles came along for 1970s television series programs including Charlie's Angels, The Rockford Files and The Waltons.
Graves died in 1953, and his heirs sold the watch to the Time Museum in Rockford, Ill., in 1968.
In an old television series, James Garner, AKA James Rockford, carried a portable hand-cranked offset printer in his car trunk for making temporary business cards he used to gain access to restricted areas and companies.
Rockford would have loved Clean Edge business card stock from Avery which allows the quick and easy printing of even a single business card on your printer.