Helping People to Achieve a Crime-Free Life

For nearly 40 years, Rockford Reachout Jail Ministry has provided hope and help to prison inmates and ex-offenders. It’s a personal mission to some leaders of this Rockford group.

Huskie Pride for NIU Football Fans

They’ve defeated high-ranked teams and competed in multiple bowl championships. Paul Anthony Arco explains how the Huskies’ on-field success has inspired the school and area fans.

Northwest Neighbors: Dr. Robert Head

He went from a career in banking to a career investing in young people’s futures. Meet the president of Rockford University, and learn how he shares his passion for education across our region.

Joey C’ Cucina: Not Your Typical Italian Restaurant

Discover a Rockford eatery built from a dream and some of Rockford’s great tastes, and see why this little storefront has become a big hit with a mature audience.

There She Is, Miss America: Catching up with Judi Ford Nash

The late 1960s were the best of times and the worst of times for Belvidere, which rose from a killer tornado to see one of its own become Miss America. Paul Anthony Arco visits the pageant queen 45 years later.

Northwest Neighbors: Sean Considine

Returning home after a successful pro football career, this Byron native has made himself comfy. Discover what this Super Bowl champ is up to now.

Greg Bobos: Drumming to a Different Beat

A talented percussionist from an early age, this meteorologist has always enjoyed exploring the unknown, as he continues to do while launching his young career.

Michelle Marcomb: The Little Things Matter Most

She never expected to have a career on-air, but she’s found plenty of fun creating unique promotions and on-air laughs with B103’s morning show.

Milestones: Olson Funeral Celebrates 125 Years

Meet a family that’s spent more than a century helping others through their grief, and discover how personal challenges have provided the foundation to a long-lasting business.

The Butterfly Club: A Beloit Treasure for Nearly 90 Years

Ninety years strong and it’s still a staple for the Beloit community and beyond. Meet the intrepid brothers who maintain what they call one of the best supper clubs in our area and beyond.