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.
ROCKFORD (WREX) — An Olympic gold medalist visited patients at OSF Saint Anthony on Tuesday.
More than 300 people came out to compete at the event despite the rainy weather.
Kids got to experience their favorite video games in a different way at the Discovery Center on Friday through the museum’s, “Game On,” event.
ROCKFORD (WREX) — Children in a Rockford vacation Bible study program are doing their part to help community members in need.
Just Breathe 815 and Mary’s By Design helped bring in new couches and toys for a single mother who once struggled with homelessness.
LOVES PARK (WREX) — A local retired teachers association is helping to keep motivated youth on track to becoming educators. The Winnebago County Retired Teachers Association
Ethan Taylor had more to celebrate than just his 21st birthday, he’s celebrating losing half of his body weight.
Summerfield Zoo has welcomed a bobcat kitten and is inviting the public to come meet him.
The River District Association has announced the 2019 Shop the Blocks Weekend Edition, which will take place on the third full weekend of June, July and August.
The Rockford Police Department held its latest, “Cops to You,” event at NickelWorld on Monday.