Peaches http://northernpublicradio.org en A Team Of Their Own: Women Playing Hardball http://northernpublicradio.org/post/team-their-own-women-playing-hardball <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Rockford has a long, proud baseball history:&nbsp; it’s where sports pioneer Albert Spalding got his start. It’s where every company in town had its own industrial league team. And during World War Two, the most famous women’s professional baseball team drew thousands of fans. Now there’s a new team trying to revive the tradition of women playing hardball.</span></p><p> Mon, 15 Apr 2013 11:09:19 +0000 Susan Stephens 28347 at http://northernpublicradio.org A Team Of Their Own: Women Playing Hardball Living in Rockford: a spiritual perspective http://northernpublicradio.org/post/living-rockford-spiritual-perspective <p>Pablo Korona is a Rockford native and filmmaker.&nbsp; He’s taken charge of a movement called <a href="http://ourcityourstory.com/" target="_blank">“Our City, Our Story,”</a> a grassroots effort to showcase the stories behind the city.&nbsp; Every Tuesday, Korona releases a new mini-documentary on his website.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 25 Jul 2012 12:00:00 +0000 Jenna Dooley 15245 at http://northernpublicradio.org Living in Rockford: a spiritual perspective