New Season, New Director at Starlight

Meet the newest leader at this Rockford summer classic, and learn about the road he took to get to where he is today.

Smart Living Weekly – April 26, 2017

  Starlight Season Opens with New Director Right in Our Region: When Rock Valley College’s Starlight Theatre opens its 2017 season, it will be a mix of something old and…
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A Promising Outlook for Economic Success

Explore how seven communities are supercharging recent developments, how they’re setting the stage for new things to come, and why they’re optimistic about their prospects for the coming 12 months.






Explore these Forms of Hands-On Artistry

Art isn’t so intimidating when you’re guided by experienced creative teachers. In these studios, you can get creative with paint, pottery, glass or even wood burning.






Transform Rockford: Boosting College Attainment

What’s a community to do when its level of college attainment is low, but the local economy demands an education? Meet a group that’s seeking to transform the region through this promising scholarship.






Events @ a Glance: Recreation & Destinations Calendar

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






Starlight Theater Celebrates 50th Season

Starlight’s 50th season promises to be as enchanting as the theater housing it. Reminisce with director Mike Webb as he recounts the best and worst moments of the theater’s eventful history.






Smart Living Weekly – May 25, 2016

  50th Starlight Season Features Favorites Right in Our Region: The 50th season of Starlight Theatre at Rock Valley College brings back three of the most popular shows ever performed…
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Events @ a Glance: Recreations & Destinations Calendar

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






Events @ a Glance: Arts & Entertainment Calendar

There’s so much to do in our region! Here’s a look at what’s coming up this season in our many arts venues.