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Tuesday, August 22nd, 2006
And it begins
Photo by Mark Pummell/The Daily Standard

Fifth-grader Brant Barna locks his bicycle to a bike rack on the first day of school at the brand new 235,000-square-foot school complex in Rockford. The new facility houses all grades, from kindergarten through high school, plus a preschool, under one roof.

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