Spring is officially here in the Stateline, which means that summer is just around the corner... and it's ice cream time!

We are lucky to be home to many delicious ice cream spots in the Rockford area, but there's only one where you can grab a donut ice cream sandwich and a dole whip.

Dari Ripple!

Belvidere's most iconic ice cream shop is set to open on Thursday, April 11 at 11 a.m.

Sounds like the perfect day to plan an early lunch break.

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