Thursday was Rockford Day, and although I always love my city, I was super proud to see so many other people demonstrating their love for the city yesterday too.

The City of Rockford and RACVB deserve a huge round of applause for their work making this year's Rockford Day celebration a success, but so many local businesses and organizations stepped up to the plate to make the day amazing as well.

I saw people all over the Stateline yesterday proudly wearing their Rockford/815 shirts, and it was impossible not to see great pics of support all over social media yesterday.

It was hard to choose just five of my favorite Rockford Day 2019 moments, but here are the ones that made me smile the most:

 

 

 

 

I know there are many who like to talk smack about our city, and I know some of it is warranted, but when you see an outpouring of community support like we did yesterday, how can you not be filled with hope and positivity for the future?

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