Smart Living Weekly – August 10, 2016

  Mo Pitney Headlines Winnebago Co. Fair Right in Our Region: In just a few short days, the scents of cotton candy, funnel cakes and elephant ears will permeate the…
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Spotting the Hawks

Only a few decades ago, hawks were nearly wiped out, when humans thoughtlessly poisoned them with DDT and other insecticides. Today, these magnificent creatures remind us that adapting to new realities is imperative for survival.

Events @ a Glance: Recreation & Destinations Calendar

Recreation opportunities abound in our region! Here are a few of the best our area has to offer. November Hike and Lunch Nov. 1-29, Sat.-Sun. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. See the…
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Events @ a Glance: Recreation & Destinations Calendar

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

Success Stories: Pearson

Success starts with a friendly attitude and continues through quality customer service. Learn how dedicated employees have helped to build long-term relationships with Rockford-area homeowners.

Country Church/City Church

Organized religion played a major role in the settling of Illinois and continues to influence the culture of our region. We highlight two places of worship, one in the country and one in the city.

Smart Living Weekly – September 10, 2014

  Awesome Area Apple Orchards Right in Our Region: Nothing says fall like a visit to an area apple orchard. Everyone looks forward to the crisp apples, the cold cider…
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NWQ’s Guide to Senior Living Communities

Moving to a retirement community is never an easy decision, but many of us will do it sooner or later, for ourselves or a loved one. Here are some of the area’s top senior living.

Success Story: Garden Arts

Flowers have always been a passion for Shirley Crawford, who’s spent a lifetime designing beautiful displays. Learn how her business has blossomed, thanks to passion and a dedication to small-town customers.

Success Story: Burritt Meat Products & Catering Inc.

See how the owners of this longtime company are finding new opportunities through its new, more visible location.