Donations Needed for Christopher and Jack Ruckman Memorial Bench
A memorial fund has been established to create a bench in honor of Christopher and Jack Ruckman. Here's how you can help.
How to Speak Like a True Irishman on St. Patrick's Day
Up your St. Patrick's Day game by speaking in true Irish slang this year.
What You Need to Know About Your Babies 'R' Us Registry
If you currently have a registry at Babies 'R' Us, unfortunately we have some bad news for you.
Everything to Know About Rockford's St. Patrick's Day Party
Here's all the things that will happening in downtown Rockford this Saturday for St. Patrick's Day.
RPS 205 Confirms Case of Chickenpox At Rolling Green Elementary
Rockford students may have been exposed to the chickenpox virus. Here's the symptoms to be on the look out for, and how to stop the illness from spreading.
Q98.5 Pet of the Week; Tabitha
Tabitha is an affectionate 2-year-old cat who loves to purr and explore. She is available for adoption now at Winnebago County Animal Services in Rockford.
Rockford Police Receive Memorial Keepsake In Honor of Officer Cox
An incredibly talented carpenter from Rockford recently gave Rockford 911 Dispatchers a memorial keepsake box he created in honor of Officer Jaimie Cox.
Chicago Cubs Share Heart-Felt 'Thank You' to Jake Arrieta
If you weren't sad about Jake Arrieta's departure from the Chicago Cubs, you probably will be now.
Son Reports Parents for Stealing Illinois Family’s Dog
An Illinois family was beginning to lose hope after their dog had been missing for months, until a stranger sent them a message on Facebook.
Meyer's Tails Up Farm Is Looking for Summer Staffers
If you love dogs and want to spend your Summer getting paid to play with them, Meyer's Tails Up Farm is looking for you!
Expect Delays On I-90 Today
The Elgin Police Department and Illinois State Police have traffic blocked on I-90 near Elgin this morning as they investigate an officer-involved shooting.
And The Best Place to Celebrate St. Patrick's Day Is...
St. Patrick's Day partying will hit an all new level this year since the holiday falls on a Saturday. Here's where you need to be for the best party in the country.
Here's How to Get Magic Waters Tickets At a Crazy Discount
Magic Waters Waterpark is offering discounted tickets for both residents and non-residents of the Rockford Park District through March 15, 2018.
Rockford's Mayor McNamara Hosting First 'Coffee Talk' Next Week
If you've ever wanted to have a one-on-one, civilized conversation with Rockford's Mayor, here is your chance.
Nobody Hacked McDonald's, They Flipped Their Arches On Purpose
For the first time ever McDonald's has flipped their iconic arches across all their social media platforms to promote women's empowerment.
Rockford Music Scene Mourns Loss of Christopher Ruckman
The two young men who were murdered by their father last week in Cherry Valley were not only great kids, but also extremely talented musicians with bright futures.
Chicago Blackhawks Grant 12-Year-Old's Wish to 'Fight' Toews
An Illinois fifth grader with muscular dystrophy got his Make-A-Wish granted when he became an honorary Chicago Blackhawk and got into a hockey fight with Toews.
Have You Seen This Dog in Rockford?
A pet owner needs help locating her dog that was thrown from her car during an accident on Saturday night.
Cubs Officials Prank Tommy La Stella As Payback
Chicago Cubs third baseman Tommy La Stella had to suffer through some embarrassing payback at Spring Training on Monday.
Support Starlight Theatre By Eating Chipotle Tonight
You can help Rock Valley College's Starlight Theatre raise money for a new sound system by eating at Chipotle on Perryville tonight.