Check out these unique destinations that reflect the genuine character of our region. ...

A good remodel improves your kitchen's functionality and provides great relief from an outdated style. We caught up with two local experts who share their insights into the process of kitchen remodeling and the latest trends. ...

Meet an energetic Rockford-area eye specialist who's not only pushing the bounds of his field but giving back to his hometown. ...

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. ...

Your home deserves better than shabby decor, inefficient appliances and an outdated kitchen. Check out the latest trends in everything from furniture to flooring. ...

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

Each of us will face final days on this earth, and 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 lost. ...

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. ...

Whether you enjoy the holiday season or despise it, we've come up with some tips to make holiday decorating simple and enjoyable. ...

Holiday shopping doesn't have to be a chore. Make it an adventure by exploring six trendy local boutiques and dozens of suggestions for wonderful gifts found at locally owned stores throughout our area. ...