Discover how this longtime Rockford favorite honors the region's Scandinavian ancestors, and why its traditions continue to endure. ...

As the Swedish Historical Society of Rockford celebrates its 75th anniversary, it looks to the future as well as the past. But what does 'Swedishness' really mean, and how is it still influencing Rockford today? ...

At the dawn of the 20th century, Rockford was a booming town, driven by many Swedish immigrants, including PA Peterson. Jon McGinty explores the history of Rockford's greatest philanthropist, whose influence is still felt today. ...

Six years in the making, 'Many Faces, One Nation,' places visitors in the shoes of immigrants who have helped to build Rockford. Learn how the exhibit came about, and what startling facts its curators uncovered. ...

What started with a dollar and a commitment to serving the Rockford community has evolved into a modern, innovative institution. Discover how this health system is reflecting on a century of service. ...