Give Your Backyard a Complete Makeover

Creating the perfect backyard may not be as difficult as you think. There are many professionals in the Rockford area who can help turn your backyard dreams into reality.

Rockford Mass Transit District’s 11th Fundraiser is Par for the Course

A day spent on the golf course can yield more than just an enjoyable day on the links. Those who join this annual fundraiser can help to support an essential transportation system.

Smart Living Weekly – June 29, 2016

  Summerfield Zoo Welcomes Visitors Right in Our Region: Summerfield Zoo, 3088 Flora Road in Belvidere, has mostly bounced back from the tornado destruction it endured last year, thanks to…
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25 Local People Who Inspire

It’s easy to talk about transforming our region. But actually doing something to change the world – that’s the hard part. Meet 25 individuals who have made their mark through positive actions, both big and small.

Events @ a Glance: Recreations & Destinations Calendar

Recreation opportunities abound in our region! Here are a few of the best our area has to offer.

2016 Guide to Senior Living Communities

Perhaps one of our most significant decisions in life is how we’ll be cared for when we can no longer care for ourselves. Here’s a guide to some of the excellent care available within our region.

The End of Life: Acts of Love & Honor in Their Final Days

Each of us will face the loss of people we love. While we can’t change this fact, there’s plenty we can do to improve end-of-life quality and to memorialize those we’ve loved and lost.

Reveal a New You in the New Year

Keep the New Year’s spirit alive by maintaining your resolutions. Here’s how our region’s leading practices can help to refresh your look.

NWQ Guide to Schools 2016

The Rockford area boasts several high-quality private schools that successfully combine college-preparatory academics and the liberal arts. To help with your decisions, we’ve found a few of the best public and private institutions.

The Complete Sheep Shoppe: Thriving Through Wool

From raising sheep on the family farm to running a storefront business, the couple behind this Belvidere-area specialty store know and provide the best in sheep-based products.