Everyday heroes are all around us. So, we’ve found 25 individuals who have left a mark on our region by inspiring others through acts of courage, vision and passion.

Everyday heroes are all around us. So, we’ve found 25 individuals who have left a mark on our region by inspiring others through acts of courage, vision and passion.

The arts are vulnerable even in the best of times, but in today's environment, there's been a deep impact on our area arts organizations and the artists who depend on them. Here are just a few ways they're making it through.

Learn the latest home furnishing trends and find out how simple details can add a new sense of style and comfort to your home.

FEATURE STORIES

Everyday heroes are all around us. So, we’ve found 25 ...

Everyday heroes are all around us. So, we’ve found 25 ...

His travels take him to some of our continent’s most ...

ENJOY THE REGION

Check out these unusual and inventive stores around our area. ...

Check out these amazing images captured by our local photographers. ...

Check out these unique destinations that reflect the genuine character ...

FEATURED CATEGORIES

Northwest Quarterly profiles the region’s most prominent facilities and businesses to assist you in making your most important life-decision moments.

Wedding Guide
Wedding Guide
Education Guides
Education Guides
Proven Professionals
Proven Professionals
Medical Guide
Medical Guide

THE CURRENT ISSUE

Everyday heroes are all around us. So, we’ve found 25 individuals who have left a mark on our region by ...

In the shifting reality of this new economy, regional leaders are embracing the uncertainty and doubling down on the strategies ...

Time for a road trip! Here are some great getaway spots located just far enough away. ...

In today's hyper-partisan culture, it's important to remember that Earth Day came from a groundswell of support, including guidance from ...

Everyday heroes are all around us. So, we’ve found 25 individuals who have left a mark on our region by ...

As they respond to COVID-19, Rockford-area health systems are finding they have a lot in common. The inside story on ...

Who’s better equipped to share the good things happening in Rockford than the people who live here? Find out how ...

A combination of the Rockford Rescue Mission's cafe and Remade shop, this new addition in downtown Rockford continues the Mission's ...

Looking for a certain kind of hospital, specialty clinic, or expert physician within our region? Find what you’re looking for ...

One of our most significant decisions in life is how we’ll be cared for when we can no longer care ...