Times are tough and families are just getting by, sometimes paying for their children's lunches is hard to do weekly.
Freeport's school district is looking to help families out by offering free school lunches.
A local group of listeners are putting together their "Second Annual Chase The Chill" event December 12, 2016 in Rockford and Freeport. The idea is to provide gloves, mittens, hats and scarfs for the homeless &those in need, regardless of income. If you can sew, knit, or shop, here's how you can help Chase The Chill.