Smart Living Weekly – September 18, 2019

  Music, Food & Fun at 2nd ‘Fall for Rockford’ Right in Our Region: Fall, food and fun go together so well. Throw in great music and a beloved downtown…
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Smart Living Weekly – May 1, 2019

  Lake Geneva’s Restaurant Week Returns Right in Our Region: When you imagine Wisconsin, you oftentimes picture beer, cheese and brats. But every year since 2015, Lake Geneva has hosted…
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Toni’s of Winnebago: 20 Years of Passion for Local Flavors

With an eclectic menu, a comfortable atmosphere and Winnebago’s first bar in more than 100 years, Toni’s of Winnebago stands out to locals and travelers alike. Join owner Michelle Princer as she reflects on the restaurant’s two decades of service.

A Visit to Milwaukee: Showing off Why We Love Wisconsin

Our neighbors to the north sure know how to make the most of a season, and winter is no exception. We found some of the places where the locals love to play

Baci’s Kitchen: Fast-Casual Dining with Many Great Options

This hidden gem in Rockford is becoming well-known for its unique food, casual atmosphere and reasonable prices. See what the restaurant is serving up lately, and what you’re missing out on.

Mexico Clasico is Now Twice as Nice as It Was Before

A new location means double the deliciousness. Discover what Mexico Clasico has to offer now that it has two Rockford locations.

Smart Living Weekly – September 27, 2017

  Autumn at the Arboretum Right in Our Region: One of the most enjoyable family-oriented events of the season returns to Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden, on Sunday, Oct. 8,…
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Smart Living Weekly – July 26, 2017

  Everyone Enjoys Festa, Italian or Not Right in Our Region: You don’t have to be Italian to enjoy Festa Italiana; you just have to love the Italian spirit that…
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Smart Living Weekly – July 19, 2017

  ‘The Local’ Fundraiser Supports Local Gem Right in Our Region: Rockford is among very few cities of its size to possess a local treasure as extraordinary as the Burpee…
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How to Help Birds in Wintertime

Wintertime can be especially perilous for our feathered friends. Learn what you can do to help birds survive.