Sears Just Filed Bankruptcy; What Does This Mean For Rockford?
News has just broke that Sears Holdings has filed bankruptcy, and some store closings will be coming soon.
New Baby Shark Challenge Looks Like Pure Torture
A listener sent us a video of them doing the 'Baby Shark Ab Challenge' and now we are having sympathy ab pains.
Salvation Army Will Be Paying Some People to Ring Bells This Year
The Salvation Army of Winnebago County is now hiring bell ringers for the 2018 holiday season, but these paid positions aren't for everyone.
A Planet Fitness Is Coming Soon to Belvidere
Construction has begun on a new Planet Fitness location in Belvidere.
Famous Rockfordian Surprises Couple On Their Wedding Day
When you get married on a beach and your favorite Disney movie is 'The Little Mermaid', of course Jodi Benson should be the surprise wedding singer.
Everyone's Favorite Ornaments Won't Be At Fall Diddley This Year
If it's your holiday tradition to wait in line for hours at Belvidere's Fall Diddley to get your favorite ornaments from Claudia, I have some terrible news.
Roscoe Residents Use A Kayak To Get Home
Flood waters have forced several Roscoe residents to ditch their cars and use a kayak to get home.
Several Roads in Freeport Are Closed Due to Flooding
Severe flooding has caused many roads in Freeport to close to traffic, here are the areas you need to avoid.
Head of the Rock Regatta Cancelled Due to Flooding
For the first time in 33 years, Rockford's annual Regatta has been cancelled.
The Dirtiest Town Names in Illinois and All Of America
After seeing some of these town names, we can't help but wonder how drunk people were to not only come up with them, but also to make them official.
Trunk-Or-Treats and Other Halloween Fun in Rockford
There is Halloween fun to be had, and a whole lot of candy up for grabs every weekend this month in the Rockford area.
A Free Haunted House Is Opening Soon in Amboy
The Asylum Circus will be opening soon in Amboy, Illinois, and the admission price is the only thing that isn't scary...it's free!
Just Breathe 815 Will Be Collecting Coats Before Alabama Concert
Just Breathe 815 and the BMO Harris Bank Center have teamed up to collect gently used coats before the Alabama concert on October 12.
Stroll On State Is On the Hunt for The Perfect Christmas Tree
If you have a massive Blue Spruce in your yard , it could be the main attraction at Rockford's Stroll On State this year.
Taco Lovers, Celebrate 'National Taco Day' With New Holiday Tale
Taco Bell not only makes tasty tacos, but they also tell really good stories to get everyone ready for National Taco Day.
Hit the 'Backyard' This Month to Help Gigi's Playhouse
Here's why we're all having dinner at the Backyard Bard & Grill on October 11th.
Starlight Theatre To Host a Christmas Show For First Time Ever
Starlight Theatre is kicking off a new holiday tradition this year by performing a Christmas show, on the stage of the Bengt Sjostrom Theatre.
Rockford Toys-R-Us Employees May Have Money Coming Soon
Toys-r-Us employees who recently lost their job may have a severance check coming their way soon.
Vandalism Removed from Winnebago County Republican HQ
The hateful graffiti that covered the Winnebago County Republican Headquarters in Rockford has been removed, and it looks amazing.
Magpie Is Reopening in Rockford, And We Finally Know Where
After over a year of being closed due to a fire that destroyed their building, Magpie is reopening soon in Rockford's Downtown River District.