The 2018 Health Care Leaders Roundtable

In this latest roundtable session, we hear from area leaders about the impact of our health systems, evolving policy choices and the importance of networking with the community at large.

The 1940s Come Alive at Midway Village’s World War II Days

When Midway Village Museum holds its annual World War II Days this September, it will bring together the largest such re-enactment in the Midwest. Find out what activities are available this year and how you can experience living history.

Local Farmers Markets: A Bonanza for the Body, Soul and Piggy Bank

As consumers grow more aware of what they’re eating, local farmers markets are experiencing exponential growth. Take a tour of local markets and untangle terms like “organically” and “naturally” grown.

Bridge Center: Connecting People in Face-to-Face Fun

If you love the card game bridge, you’ll love the Bridge Center of Rockford. Find out how to connect with other players and learn how the organization fosters interpersonal relationships in an era of online gaming.

2018 Senior Living Guide

One of our most significant decisions in life is how we’ll be cared for when we can no longer care for ourselves. This guide introduces you to some of the excellent care available within our region.

2018 Guide to Independent Medical Practices

Our area has a strong number of accomplished health care providers who are dedicated to their practices and their patients. Inside, learn more about their medical expertise, along with the unique advantages they provide to their patients.

Pathways to Prosperity: Skills Matter in Construction Trades

Employers in the construction industry are waiting for talented young people who are ready to work, but in order to begin, one must acquire the right experiences. Here, we map out how to get started.

Local Manufacturing & Business Briefs

Discover some of the latest product launches and innovations happening within our region’s manufacturing companies.

Transform Rockford: A Collective Approach to Teaching Literacy

There’s general agreement that improving youngsters’ reading skills can impact our region’s transformation. But what does it take to get started? The collective input of multiple players, for starters.

Know Your Neighbors: Judi Diamond Adds Spice to the Airwaves

Judi Diamond brings energy and entertainment to the airways each morning. Say hello to this radio deejay and find out how the bumpy road she took to Rockford makes her appreciate the good things about our region.