“There’s always a smile on her face. There’s always a greeting,”
Compeer Financial and the Illinois Pork Producers Association (IPPA) donated 6,685 lbs. of ground pork to the food bank.
Each year, the RACVB opens up a selection process where people can donate a tree on their property to be the city’s next Christmas tree.
A Rockford candle company is celebrating a milestone birthday.
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.
Lockwood Park is looking for volunteers to help run a variety of activities and games.
Students say the experience was eye-opening.
Drew Rogers, of Freeport, penned the fiction novel Good Samaritans after developing the story, rewriting and editing for over a year.
According to the Rockford Proud Facebook page, Lana Zoe Jensen will play Eliza in the tour of the hit Broadway show ‘Hamilton.’
Tarina Lister was just trying to help out a couple of kids who needed it. Her one act of kindness has become a full organization working to bring people together on Rockford’s west side.
More than 100 breweries in the state and region will serve more than 200 different beers.
The fair is open from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 5 and from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 6.
The Discovery Center is hosting its annual Bubble Festival for kids of all ages.