A New Irish Pub in Rockford’s Midtown District

Discover this 21-and-over pub featuring American and Irish dishes and an extensive alcohol selection.

A Great One-Two Punch at Patriots Boxing Club

Meet Jimmy Goodwin Jr., the owner of Patriots Boxing Club, and his star student, Angel Martinez, who’s a boxing national champion.

Midtown District Celebrates Color and Culture

Rockford’s Midtown District is blooming into a thriving community, in part due to its annual Ethnic Parade and Festival. Learn how this neighborhood celebrates diversity and culture.

Success Stories: Urban Equity Properties

His work is turning Rockford’s forgotten urban treasures into valuable economic engines and breathing new life into the city’s urban landscape. Step inside some of these new developments and the hardworking personality driving the charge.

Rockford’s Midtown Rising

The Midtown District of Rockford is experiencing a rebirth as developers rescue its lovely old buildings from years of disrepair. Paul Anthony Arco leads a tour of this neighborhood where a new community is thriving.