Rockford not for profit organization holds 5K run to help reverse childhood obesity epidemic

A local organization says it's fighting the nation-wide childhood obesity epidemic starting right here in the Rockford area.

815 Blades opens on 8-15

815 Blades, a new hair salon along Rockford’s Miracle Mile, held its grand opening on 8-15.

Rock House Kids warns of door-to-door donation scam

The non-profit says young people have been knocking on doors asking for donations but Rock House Kids says it does not encourage anyone it serves, especially children, to knock on doors for monetary donations.

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