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Tom Hauff (right) and son Rob (Jon McGinty photo)
Know Your Neighbors: Tom Hauff

Military roots run deep in the family of this Glenview dentist, whose ancestors died fighting in the Civil War 150 years ago. Discover how three generations of war re-enactors are connecting with history.

Evening news anchor Sean Muserallo.
WREX’s Sean Muserallo: Starting to Feel Like Home

This new arrival to Rockford has experienced many sides of journalism during his career. Meet this evening anchor, and discover what drew him from the South to the Midwest.

Dennis Dreher’s wildly colorful suburban backyard in Bull Valley. (Jamie Johannsen photo)
How to Plant With Wildlife in Mind

Our neatly manicured lawns may be a source of pride, but at what cost to our wildlife? Jamie Johannsen explains why it’s time for a new mindset in residential landscaping.

VetsRoll: A Tribute to the Greatest Generation

They served our country in terrible times, and yet many of the men and women who served in World War II have never seen their memorials in Washington. Meet a family that did something to thank these vets.

Anderson Japanese Gardens
Seven Great Gardens

We easily take for granted the remarkable variety of impressive gardens here in Rockford. Take a brief tour of seven excellent, national-attention-grabbing places that you can explore today.