The Rockford Area Arts Council is working to beautify Madison St. in downtown Rockford, and they are doing so primarily with artwork from local children. Here's how you can help.

 

 

With all the heat expected in the next few days, maybe cleaning out the closets for old CD's to donate to the project isn't such a bad idea. Just don't procrastinate, because they are only accepting donations through this Friday at their office located at 713 East State Street.