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Stephanie Wood

Writer and Contributor
Stephanie is a New York-based writer. Following her graduation from the University of Colorado with a degree in Business Administration, she worked at The Wall Street Journal. She also holds her MFA in Creative Writing from Arcadia University. She has written for Augusta Free Press, Toronto Sports Media, CU Independent, and several other publications. When she's not writing, you can find her rooting for the Colorado Avalanche, taking care of her plants, and fostering dogs.

Hard Rock Breaks Ground on New Casino in Rockford

September 30, 2022 | By: Stephanie Wood

On Wednesday, Sept. 28, the groundbreaking ceremony for the new Hard Rock Rockford Casino and Hotel took place in Illinois. After a year of operating a temporary Rockford Casino, this marks the start of the construction of a permanent casino. In an interview with 13 WREX, Hard Rock Casino Rockford President Geno Iafrate explained that […]