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.
Amber Kresol started volunteering at the Rockford Public library at 14 years old and she has since turned it into a 16 year career and counting.
ROCKFORD (WREX) — A community housing organization holds its annual women’s empowerment event on Saturday. Habitat for Humanity hosted its second annual Women Build initiative
The Rockford Police Department hosts a sports fair, allowing kids of all ages to participate in a variety of sports.
ROCKFORD (WREX) — A Rockford screen-printing business that’s been in the area for years now officially has its own storefront.
In May, eight artists from across the country transformed eight downtown Rockford locations in to breathtaking works of art. The 13 WREX creative services team followed them around to bring you this documentary.
BELVIDERE (WREX) — Belvidere School District schools are helping to bring quality education to Haiti.
Meet Royce Dixon Sr. and his wife Lisa Dixon. They are both on the plus side of forty. A few years back, Royce noticed that his body was off balance. That’s when he made a trip to the doctors.
The Calm Company Wellness & Yoga hosted an open house on Wednesday.
As the annual Rockford Sharefest kicks off, volunteers are still looking for additional volunteers to assist in the beautification of Davis Park.
The new lemur baby, along with the lemur troop, is now available for the public to view in the zoo’s lemur habitat.