Prance behind the scenes of Rockford Dance Company to learn about its diverse lineup of performances for the 2016-17 season, including work from special guest choreographers. ...

What began as one couple’s act of charity to homeless children has evolved into a highly respected, nationally recognized agency. Meet people who’ve found a new chance at life. ...

While schools are cutting back their arts programs, this Sterling-based academy is revving up. Discover how this unique location fosters artists of every age, and why this creative outlet is so important for families. ...

Our young athletes face the possibility of a number of traumatic injuries while playing sports. Learn how a local health system is helping them to recover quickly -- and safely -- from sports-related trauma. ...

Discover a unique organization that helps local youngsters to unlock new talents and an appreciation for music. ...

See how Rockford native Stephanie Wernet and fellow social entrepreneur Joan Pikas are improving traditional work training programs – and the futures of young mothers – at Bright Endeavors in Chicago. ...