Brighten Up Your Holiday

  This is a quick and easy project that everyone will enjoy making. This super simple “snowball” vase uses just a few ingredients you...
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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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Freeport Alderman Launches Debut Novel

Freeport alderperson and retired executive, James Berberet, published his first novel in early November  available in both paperback and eBook.   His novel, Quest for...
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A Note About Kindness

A Note About Kindness by Kevin Wood Holiday shopping season has begun. Black Friday is fast approaching. Many this year will do their holiday...
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COVID Cleaning with RBG Janitorial

  Keeping a clean and sanitized office during these COVID-19 times is a must. RBG Janitorial in Rockford offers cost-effective methods of sanitizing and...
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Santa Claus is Coming to Town

It’s going to be different, because of COVID-19 safety restrictions, but Santa Claus is coming to CherryVale Mall. The big man will be at...
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11/8: Tom McNamara | Mayor of Rockford

Tom discusses waiting for election results, how excited he is to work with new Aldermen, Winnebago County Chairman and more. He also discusses the...
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Harley-Davidson to Offer E-Bike

Harley-Davidson is getting into the e-bike business. The Harley-Davidson Serial 1 e-Bicycle arrives on November, 16th. Charge it up and it will offer peddle...
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Ride RMTD for Free

Starting Sunday you can ride RMTD for free. The Rockford Mass Transit District is implementing several changes, including no fares, due to the recent...
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Midway Village Museum is offering free tours every Saturday throughout the month of November.  Learn a little about Rockford History, the Rockford Peaches, and...
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Midway Village Museum is offering free tours every Saturday throughout the month of November.  Learn a little about Rockford History, the Rockford Peaches, and...
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KFC In Your Fireplace

KFC is looking to make your fireplace finger lickin’ good again this year. Their line of chicken-scented firelogs is back and you can get...
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Kim's Stateline Costco Finds

Costco is full of surprises but this week’s item of the week blew me away. The two-sided Rock Grill/Griddle is a must-buy! My family...
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Local Library Going Mobile

Two branches of the Rockford Public  Library will be closing after a vote passed on Monday to offer mobile library services. Rockton Center Branch...
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Local Libraries Going Mobile

Two branches of the Rockford Public  Library will be closing after a vote passed on Monday to offer mobile library services. Rockton Center Branch...
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Free Ride to The Polls

If you’re looking for a way to get to your polling place, the Stateline Mass Transit District has you covered. They are offering free...
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DIY Halloween Pumpkin Craft

This has been trending all over TikTok and I have been looking all over the Stateline for these Jack-O-Lanterns and I FINALLY found this...
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WCAS Looking for Cat Fosters

If you’ve ever thought about fostering a cat, now is the time! Winnebago County Animal Services has over 65 cats are are in need...
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Listen! Stateline Weekend Fun

Andrea Cook from the Rockford Area Convention and Visitors Bureau talks about some ways you can enjoy your weekend in the Rockford Region, including...
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Listen! Stateline Weekend Fun

Andrea Cook from the Rockford Area Convention and Visitors Bureau talks about some ways you can enjoy your weekend in the Rockford Region, including...
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Kim's Stateline Costco Finds

Costco makes entertaining and family dinners so easy! There are a few staples I love to keep at the house for last-minute football Sunday...
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Monday Morning Quarterback

The Chicago Bears used a familiar formula yesterday in Carolina which was have your offense do just enough and rely on your defense to...
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Christkindlmarket is Virtual in 2020

Love going to Chicago to enjoy roasted nuts, brats, pretzels, shopping, music, incredible ornaments, and tasty hot spiced wine, at the German-style Christkindlmarket? Not...
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Beloit Names Interim Police Chief

Beloit appointed Thomas Stigler as the interim police chief of Beloit Police Department after the previous chief left the department last week. Former Police...
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Jai Alai Pale Ale by Cigar City Brewing

Review by: Frosty Glass Brewery location: Tampa, FL Website: cigarcitybrewing.com/ Purchased at: Schnuck’s, Elevator Road and Highway 251, Roscoe As I was walking through...
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IPA by Alesmith Brewing Company

Beer: IPA by Alesmith Brewing Company Brewery location: San Diego, CA Website: alesmith.com Purchased at: Artale & Company – Wine, Beer, Spirits; Spring Creek...
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RSO Announces Larsen Legacy Campaign

The Rockford Symphony Orchestra Board is pleased to announce that it is officially launching the “Larsen Legacy Campaign” – a $500,000 fundraising effort named...
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Pasta Dinner Drive-Thru Fundraiser

Yes please! Habitat for Humanity of Boone County is hosting their annual Pasta Dinner Fundraiser Drive-Thru Saturday, September 19th from 5pm – 7pm at...
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New Bike Racks at Midway Village!

Get out and ride your bike before the cold weather really hits! Thanks to multiple donations from community members, bike organizations, and local bike...
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Rockford Roots in NFL

The 2020 NFL season is officially here and we have 3 former star athletes from our area already making an impact at the next...
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Rockford Roots in NFL

The 2020 NFL season is officially here and we have 3 former star athletes from our area already making an impact at the next...
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Edgebrook Farmers Market

Sample the area’s best seasonal farmers market! At the Edgebrook Farmers Market, local farmers display their highest quality vegetables, fruits, flowers and plants as...
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Goodwill Launches Mystery To-Go Bags

Goodwill Industries of Northern Illinois has launched “Mystery Bags to Go” online shop on their website with curbside or in-store pick-up starting Friday, September...
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YWCA Offers Remote Learning Center

YWCA Northwestern Illinois is committed to serving families and students during these uncertain times; even when families are engaged in virtual education. The YWCA...
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Free Pop-Up Food Market This Saturday!

Through the Northern Illinois Food Bank’s collaboration with the Emergency Operations Center (EOC) in Rockford/Winnebago County, there will be a Pop-Up Market THIS Saturday (8/22) in Rockford at the...
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Friendly Faces Needed at KNIB

Keep Northern Illinois Beautiful is looking for some friendly smiling faces to come out and volunteer. There are a couple of different ways you...
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Open Now, Hurricane Harbor!

Hurricane Harbor Rockford is now open for the 2020 season. In accordance with Governor Pritzker’s reopening guidelines, the park will operate at reduced attendance...
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Queso.... ON THE GRILL!

Can you believe it’s already the 4th of July? If you’re looking for a dish to pass that will be a hit, you’ve come...
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Adult Softball to Begin in July!

Registration is underway for teams and individuals to sign up for Rockford Park District summer 2020 adult slo-pitch softball leagues. Grass leagues are Co-Rec...
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Roscoe Cancels 2020 Fall Festival

Parades, fireworks, carnival rides, games, and of course festival food, on top of everything else that has been canceled this summer, Roscoe Lions Club...
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