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RPL — The Darker Side Of Local History: True Crimes And Tragedies

Nordlof Center 118 N Main St, Rockford, IL

"Travel Though Time" with Rockford Public Library's Summer Reading Challenge's Local History event. Have you ever wondered about the dark underside of Winnebago County history? Kathi Kresol, local historian and author of the book "Murder and Mayhem in Rockford, Illinois" (2015), will share some of the most unusual stories she has collected that portray the ...

RPL — Local History: Buried Secrets

East Branch Library 6685 E State Street, Rockford, IL

"Travel Though Time" with Rockford Public Library's Summer Reading Challenge's East Branch Local History event. Kathi Kresol, local historian and author of the book "Murder and Mayhem in Rockford, Illinois" (2015), will share some of the fascinating stories she has uncovered during her research of local cemeteries. These stories include dramatic stories of quirky residents, ...