Erin Fjellend began her teaching career in Iowa before leaving the classroom for some roles as a consultant. You can now find her at Seth Whitman Elementary School, where she made her return to teaching three years ago to be more hands on with students once again.
Students say the experience was eye-opening.
Angry Birds, Pokemon, and Minecraft will be broken down to science this Friday at the Discovery Center’s next event.
OSF Saint Anthony is practicing what is preaches by encouraging employees to be healthier through its Blue Zone initiative.
Anderson Japanese Gardens is hosting ‘Groovin’ in the Garden’ again this summer.
Hart Interim Library is hosting, “Prideful Projects,” this month.
Ted Brothers is using his 30 plus years of culinary experience to help past minor offenders get back on a path towards success.
The Salvation Army started the event to bring awareness to the origin of Donut Day and raise money for the Friday Night Patrol project.
The Rockford Park District and YMCA of Rock River Valley announced a new partnership to teach kids summer swim lessons.
Even more campers can enjoy Camp Winnebago this year thanks to the new addition.
Congratulations to Freeport Middle School ELA teacher Jessie Diduch, our latest Teacher of the Week.
Verace is among more than 3,500 winners of the National Merit Scholarships, which is financed by U.S. colleges and universities.