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Ethnic Heritage Museum Showcases Our Roots

The Rockford area has been settled by many an immigrant family, and their diverse backgrounds have done much to shape our city’s history. Discover a local museum where those cultures and their influences are celebrated.

Genuine Northwest, Summer Edition

Check out these unique destinations that reflect the genuine character of our region.

Nooks & Crannies, Summer Edition

Check out these unusual and inventive stores around our area.

Northwest Quiz: Literary Luminaries

This is the perfect time to catch up on your reading. Test your knowledge of these literary luminaries who have called our region home.

Country Church/City Church

Organized religion plays a major role in the culture of our Northern Illinois/Southern Wisconsin region. We enjoy highlighting places of worship, one in the country and one in the city.