Remembering the Bucs

It’s been 25 years since Belvidere High School achieved the improbable – winning consecutive football state titles. Today, those memories still burn bright for the team, school and community.

Loves Park Rotary Celebrates 50 Years

Ordiary people, working together, can produce extraordinary results – as the Loves Park Rotary Club has been proving for half a century. Discover what makes this dedicated group of community servants special.

NWQ 10th Anniversary: A Look Back in Time

Time really does fly when you’re having fun, and we’ve had a lot of it over the past decade, writing about our beautiful and fascinating region. Here, we take a look back at some of our favorite stories.

Church Celebrates 175 Years of Service

One of the oldest churches in Rockford, Centennial United Methodist has served since the city’s early settlements. Find out why this two centuries after its founding, this downtown church is still serving its community.