Flix on the Farm: Ice Age

Flix on the Farm is back! Put on your favorite pajamas and watch a family-friendly movie up on the big screen from the comfort...
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Take a Trip To The Moon!

Have you ever wanted to go to outer space? Well here’s your chance to go and for FREE!! Billionaire Japanese businessman Yusaku Maezawa  bought...
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Learn About The Literacy Council's Month of Giving

Bill Grennell of The Literacy Council discusses the mission and details their partnership with Jersey Mike’s Subs in March for their Month of Giving....
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IceHogs Eyeing New Ownership

The Rockford IceHogs are currently owned by the city of Rockford, but that could be changing very soon. The Chicago Blackhawks are interested in...
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Harlem High School Drama Students Debut Movie on 2/26

Christopher Engler, English teacher at Harlem High School, discusses how his drama students used the pandemic as an opportunity to adapt their stage version...
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Rockton St. Patrick's Pub Crawl

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with a pub crawl in downtown Rockton on Saturday, March 13th starting at 6 p.m. 6 establishments will be participating....
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Illinois Vs. Nebraska Preview  

The Fighting Illini are looking to rebound after a lackluster performance offensively last time out verse Michigan State. The 5th ranked Illini struggled to...
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RACVB Shares Diversity Initiatives in Honor of Black History Month

John Groh of the Rockford Area Convention and Visitors Bureau discusses their Diversity Initiatives announced in honor of Black History Month, and how the...
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Science: It's Ok To Be Cheesy?

  Dairy food has been getting a bad rap lately. Cheese in particular has garnered the reputation of being bad for your health, particularly...
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Stateline in 60: Mexico Clasico

Happy National Margarita Day! To celebrate this delicious occasion, this week’s Stateline in 60 brings us to Mexico Clasico located at 3929 Broadway in...
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Rachel Ray Rocks Local Vodka

Local Spirit, Rock N’ Vodka, made it’s way onto the Rachel Ray show. Brand ambassador, Rick Nielsen sent a bottle to Rachel’s husband, John,...
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Winter Weather Creates Supply Crunch at RRVBC

Heidi Ognibene of the Rock River Valley Blood Center discusses how the recent Polar Vortex has played havoc with the blood supply in the...
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10 Laundry Hacks You'll Love

I don’t know about you, but one of my least favorite jobs around the house is doing laundry. Over the years, I’ve found some...
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Amazing Star Wars Impressions

  Everybody has a few Star Wars impressions they can do. Usually Chewbacca. Well our yours as good as this guys? The impressions are...
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NASA Lands Rover On Mars

Nasa landed another rover on Mars but this time it’s looking for something very specific. Life! Launched back in July, the Mars Perseverance Rover...
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NIU Baseball Season Opens Friday

The Huskie baseball team opens the 2021 campaign when NIU travels to Memphis, Tenn. for a weekend series with the Memphis Tigers. There will be a...
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NIU Softball Set to Open Season

NIU’s softball team is back in action when it travels to Fort Myers, Fla to compete in the Florida Gulf Coast Invitational. The Huskies will...
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IceHogs Release Scott Darling

After a slow start, the IceHogs decided to make some moves. They have released goaltender Scott Darling from his Professional Tryout Agreement. The former...
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It's SO Cold Outside That...

The country is going through a record cold wave right now. More than one-third of the United States are seeing subzero temperatures… except for...
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Big 10 Tourney Changes Location

  The Big Ten announced Tuesday night their plans to relocate the conference’s postseason basketball tournament from the United Center in Chicago to Lucas...
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Bears In On Wentz

  Reports started circulating over the weekend that the Chicago Bears were one of a couple of teams interested in acquiring QB Carson Wentz...
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Are Skinny Jeans Still a Thing?

Apparently, if you part your hair the side and rock skinny jeans… you’re old, according to Gen Z. There’s an article on “Buzzfeed” right...
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Super Bowl Prop Bets

  One of the fun things about the Super Bowl is that you can bet on pretty much on anything. Online sportsbooks have already...
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Summerfest Moves to September

Organizers of Summerfest announced Tuesday that the festival will be moving to September. According to their Facebook past, they feel the need to push...
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Dustin Diamond Dies at 44

Former Saved by the Bell star Dustin Diamond has died. He was just 44. Diamond had stage-four lung cancer, and after the news broke just last month, his...
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Carpenter's Place in Need of Volunteers

Carpenter’s Place in Rockford serves breakfast and lunch to their homeless guests, every month, Monday through Friday. They’re urgently looking for volunteers in February...
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Big Game Betting Lines Are In

Superbowl 55 is set for February 7th, 2021, between the Kansas City Chiefs and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.  You may be looking to place...
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The IceHogs Schedule is Out

The IceHogs schedule is finally out. They’ll kick off a shortened season on February, 5th at the BMO against Cleveland and wrap it up...
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AMC Set to Reopen Local Theaters

Rockford and Machesney Park AMC Theaters are reopening. AMC Rockford 16 opened on Friday, January 22nd. Machesney Park will have to wait a little...
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Did You Go Grey in 2020?

2020 was a rough year for everybody…especially women. One in five women say they found their first gray hair in 2020, according to studies. ...
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Blackhawks Extend Colliton

Jeremy Colliton will be pacing behind the Blackhawks bench for the foreseeable future. The Chicago Blackhawks have signed the head coach to a two...
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How To Walk On The Ice

It’s winter here in the stateline which means those walkways can get a little slick. Here are some tips on how to keep your...
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Corey Crawford Calls It a Career

Former Blackhawks and IceHogs netminder, Corey Crawford is hanging up his skates. After 13 seasons and two Stanley Cup Championships with the Chicago Blackhawks,...
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IceHogs Returning to Action

It’s been almost a year since the Rockford IceHogs took the ice at the BMO, but that’s about to change. The AHL announced they...
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Don't Eat Icicles!

  You know you’ve done it. You see an icicle hanging from the roof or garage and you decided to break it off and...
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Stimulus Checks On The Way!

It took a little longer than expected but a second round of stimulus checks are officially on the way! U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin...
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Coming 2 America Trailer Drops

One of the most anticipated movies of 2021 is the sequel to The 1980’s classic “Coming to America” starring Eddie Murphy, Arsenio Hall, James...
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12/20: Heidi Ognibene | Rock River Valley Blood Center

Heidi talks about the need for blood during the holidays in Northern Illinois and how to go about donating. In addition, she outlines the...
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Nickelodeon To Air NFL Playoff Game

Spongebob Squarepants, googly-eyed players, people getting slimed. Those are just some of the things you’ll see when the NFL and Nickelodeon get together to...
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12/20: Tom McNamara | Mayor of Rockford

This week, Rockford Mayor Tom McNamara discusses the Covid-19 vaccine rollout, Covid-19 percentage rates, why he’s worried about New Year’s Eve parties, and about...
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Teddy Bear Toss Drive-Thru at BMO Harris Bank Center

It’s an annual holiday tradition – the Teddy Bear Toss at a Rockford IceHogs hockey game. Then again, nothing is traditional about 2020.  This...
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Screw City Tavern Opens in Rockford

Rockford’s newest restaurant is now open for carry-out and delivery. Screw City Tavern is located at 4412 Manchester Dr. in Rockford near the intersection...
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The 13 th ranked Fighting Illini look to bounce back after a disappointing loss last time out verse Missouri. The Illini will open Big...
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Stateline in 60: All Aglow

All Aglow is a free walk-through lights exhibit at Nicholas Conservatory & Gardens. Visitors will follow a one-way loop through the gardens so everyone...
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12 Hours of PAWS Adoption Event

Looking to adopt a pet? Well now is the perfect time! Paws Humane Society of Rockford’s”12 Hours of PAWS” Adoption Event is this Saturday. ...
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12/13: Amy Newel | Chocoholic Frolic 2021

Amy Newel from The Arc of Winnebago, Boone & Ogle Counties discusses how COVID has affected individuals with mental and physical disabilities – and...
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12/13: Andrea Schinderling | Noah’s Ark Animal Sanctuary

Andrea discusses why it is not a great idea to give a pet as a Christmas gift in the area unless you are ready...
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Shop Local This Holiday Season

It’s more important than ever to shop local this holiday season. Rockford has so many unique small businesses you are sure to find that...
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12/13: Tom McNamara | Mayor of Rockford

Tom discusses City Council approving a balanced budget for 2021 this week, Service Line Warranties that are legit for Rockford, Covid-19 stats for the...
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CrusaderNOW! Returns to Walk-in Appointments

Crusader Community Health announced that it will change back to the original scheduling of the walk-in, no-appointment-needed format for its two CrusaderNOW!SM Walk-In Clinics. The change will...
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Week 14: Keeping Up in the 815

Lutheran-Illinois State-Jacksonville Jaguars RB James Robinson: The Jaguars forced Minnesota into Overtime last Sunday but fell short at the end losing 27-24 on the...
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Luminary Walk at Lockwood Park

Join the Rockford Park District for a whimsical luminary walk through Lockwood Park on Friday, December 18 from 4:30p to 6:30p. Meet the Children’s...
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Holiday Shipping Deadlines

Believe it or not, but Christmas is quickly approaching. Most major shipping services have announced deadlines for shipping packages and letters in order to...
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ED Talks: Ch, Ch, Ch, Change

And here we all thought it was the 4-letter words that were stressful. This 6-letter word causes mountains of stress and anxiety for individuals...
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Stateline in 60: Velvet Robot

In this Christmas themed Stateline in 60 episode, we take a look at Velvet Robot Coffee Lab’s new holiday drink menu! Velvet Robot is...
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Illinois DMV Closure Extended

  The Illinois Secretary of State has extended the closure of Driver Services Facilities in Illinois until January 4th, and extended the deadline to...
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