Smart Living Weekly – April 10, 2019

  Kids Spot: Keeping Kids Active is Good Right in Our Region: Kids Spot, 9461 N. 2nd St., in Roscoe, has been growing by leaps and bounds, while doing cartwheels,…
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Smart Living Weekly – July 4, 2018

  Rockford Dance Company Celebrates 45th Right in Our Region: Rockford Dance Company will celebrate its 45th anniversary this year by remembering the past, looking forward, and raising money with…
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Smart Living Weekly – April 25, 2018

  Dancers Present Lively ‘Cipollino’ May 5 & 6 Right in Our Region: Rockford Dance Company’s spring production, “Cipollino,” promises to be lively and colorful, with lots of dancers and…
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Smart Living Weekly – March 15, 2017

  Rockford Dance Company Presents ‘Snow White’ Right in Our Region: Most people are familiar with some version of “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs,” but few have experienced it…
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Smart Living Weekly – November 9, 2016

  Rockford Dance Company Performs ‘The Nutcracker’ Right in Our Region: “The Nutcracker” is a magical combination of ballet, Christmas and cute kids in mice costumes. This year, Rockford Dance…
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Rockford Dance Company’s ‘Turning Pointe’

Prance behind the scenes of Rockford Dance Company to learn about its diverse lineup of performances for the 2016-17 season, including work from special guest choreographers.

Smart Living Weekly – September 7, 2016

  It’s Time for Greek Fest! Right in Our Region: Ancient Greece is the birthplace of western civilization, having shaped the world thousands of years ago with contributions and achievements…
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Ostende Dance Club: More Than a Century of Ballroom Bliss

Ballroom dancing can be a great way to exercise, make friends and grow closer with your partner. Discover a local dance club that’s leaping into its second century of formal fun.

Smart Living Weekly – July 22, 2015

  Festa Italiana Expands Entertainment Right in Our Region: Everyone is invited to become a part of Rockford’s Italian family at the 37th annual Festa Italiana July 31-Aug. 2, on…
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Ballroom Dancing Makes a Comeback

So you think you can’t dance? Think again. Anyone can learn to shake a leg on the dance floor, especially at any of the “ballroom dance” groups that practice and teach right here in our region.