Murder & Mayhem in Rockford a Macabre Look at Local History

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Murder & Mayhem in Rockford by Kathi Kresol was published by the History Press (Arcadia Publishing) in November 2015. As a librarian and proprietor of Haunted Rockford Tours, Kresol is intimately familiar with the darker side of her city’s history. Now she has compiled some of those stories, both infamous and lesser-known, into a beautifully designed book […]

Interview with Kathi Kresol, Author of Murder and Mayhem in Rockford, Illinois

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Kathi Kresol has worked at the Rockford Public Library for years and loves sharing her enthusiasm for reading. She started teaching history using ghost stories when she homeschooled her children. Kathi loved the research and the ghost stories so much, she wanted to share them with the Rockford Community. Murder and Mayhem in Rockford, Illinois is […]

Interview with Kathi Kresol of Haunted Rockford

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Kathi Kresol has worked at the Rockford Public Library for years and loves sharing her enthusiasm for reading any way possible. She started teaching history using ghost stories when she homeschooled her children. Kathi loved the research and the ghost stories so much, she wanted to share them with the Rockford Community. She found the […]

Haunted Rockford a Wonderful Home for Local History, Folklore, and Events

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At a time when many websites devoted to ghost stories and the paranormal are still stuck in the old Geocities and html days, HauntedRockford.com stands out as an example of what every website dedicated to local lore should strive for. Haunted Rockford’s beauty lies in its simplicity. The dark purple color scheme, coupled with the […]

Haunted Rockford Upcoming Events

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Cedar Bluff Cemetery Tour Saturday, August 24, 2013 7:00-9:00p.m. 1200 Rural Street Rockford, Illinois Kathi Kresol will share these stories of the famous (and infamous) characters of the Forest City’s past and our psychics, Paul Smith and Sara Bowker, will entertain the participants with their psychic impressions of our unseen (except by them!) guests. The […]

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