When you add up student expenses, professor salaries, research spending and the many other activities happening at the UIC Health Sciences Campus - Rockford, what does it really mean for our economy? Take a peak inside. ...

The Monroe Arts Center has begun a new chapter of service, as it embraces a new, enhanced identity. Discover all there is to see at this valued institution. ...

Discover how this longtime Rockford favorite honors the region's Scandinavian ancestors, and why its traditions continue to endure. ...

Since the late 1700s, people have been trying to fly farther and faster by way of hot air balloon. In recent times, a fair number have had ties to the Rockford, area, including Kevin Uliassi, who launched from Loves Park. ...

Planning a wedding is exciting, but inevitably there will be stressful moments throughout the process. Learn some tips and tricks for making planning enjoyable, simple and fun. ...

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

Find out how advancements in heart care are helping to save lives. ...

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

When it comes to home fashion trends, comfort and pretty details rule in 2017. Gather ideas for how you can spruce up your home. ...

Nobody likes to think about death, but it's important to be prepared for the unexpected. Michael Hibbard, of Alpine Bank in Rockford, explains how life insurance can help your family. ...