One of Transform Rockford’s goals is to promote healthy lifestyles and create recreation assets that receive national acclaim. In fact, several of our favorite destinations have already received national attention. Here are 10 reasons we're already excellent. ...

Our homes are a significant investment, one that requires continual improvements and updates. When it comes to furnishings, flooring, remodeling and gardening, these local experts know where to begin. ...

Education is the foundation of a prosperous region, and lucky for us, area schools are laying the groundwork for tomorrow's workforce, today. ...

It's been a tumultuous few years for the real estate market, but positive signs are emerging around our region. Find out what today's buyers want in a home, and why this year is an ideal time to buy or sell. ...

Locally owned businesses are the anchors of our communities and some of the most dedicated leaders of positive transformations. Meet five business owners who are making a difference. ...

Transform Rockford exists to drive dramatic long-term improvement of our region, and we’re off to a great start. The foundation for positive change is in place. Our community has a positive outlook and sees the opportunities and strengths of our region. ...

We talk a lot these days about transforming our region into a better place to live, but it’s sometimes easy to forget how good we have it already. Just look at the incredible arts and entertainment assets that already exist. ...

Our region's many top-notch museums are stimulating our imaginations and enriching our understanding of science, art, local history and more. Find a few great museums to explore. ...

Signs of an economic recovery are popping up around our region, in what promises to be a good year for growth opportunities. Learn what projects are underway in five area communities. ...

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