William Shakespeare is said to have coined 10,000 words in the English language.
Mary Shelley wrote Frankenstein while she was a teenager.
Bram Stoker was bedridden during most of his childhood.
Lightning played a major role in Mary Shelley's life.
Lord Byron had a type of hero named after him known as A Byronic hero.
A man named Dippel was an inspiration of Frankenstein.
Rockford School Board member Jaime Escobedo submitted his resignation from the board effective Wednesday, May 29.
All RPS 205 elementary and middle school students will follow a shortened schedule on Monday, June 3.
Ethan Strombeck will receive a $2,500 scholarship.
The elementary schools will close after this school year.
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