I have had the joy of being the first voice in many people's mornings for over 20 years at the greatest radio station in Rockford. Together with you we've raised thousands of dollars for those in need and helped change many lives. I get to live my dream every morning; making you feel better, making you smile, and all the laughs we've shared while playing great music. I wouldn't want to be doing anything else.
4 Beautiful and Easy Winter Hikes in Northern Illinois
Don't let some cold weather and snow keep you from witnessing a little Illinois wintertime beauty. These four hikes would be perfect for the season.
LOOK! We Found the Recipe for Illinois’ Favorite Maid Rite Sandwiches
This classifies as a victory. There was one Maid-Rite sandwich shop in Rockford when I moved here in the '90s. Since it closed I've really missed them.
Illinois Parents Reveal Hilarious Most Often Used Phrases in Their Homes
You can tell a lot about a family by their most often-used phrases when talking to each other. Our first discovery is how hilarious some Illinois families are.
Caring Teacher Exactly What Illinois Family Needed After Remote Learning Nightmare
Mom praises Belvidere teacher for helping rescue her daughter from a difficult year of remote learning. She's so grateful to have her happy little learner back.
Illinois Bar With Unusual Name Serves Up Delicious Menu With 3 Standout Dishes
It's the name of this Illinois riverfront eatery that grabs your attention right away but wait until you see these 3 things from their menu that blew me away.
Huge Wisconsin Toy Store in 100-Year-Old Barn Even ‘Big’ Kids Will Love
I've had a very specific recurring toy store dream since I was a child growing up in Madison, Wisconsin and this is the place it should play out in real life.
Look for These to Be the Top Trending Baby Names in 2023
These will be the names you hear most often from your friends having babies. If you're the one having a baby, you better grab one of these names while you can.
3 Things People of Illinois Can Learn from Happiest Country in the World
The World Happiness Report ranks countries on happiness and well-being. America is far from the top of the list, maybe this could elevate our 'happiness' game.
Very Popular Illinois Joint Makes Best Diners, Drive Ins and Dives List
To anyone who has ever sat and stuffed their face at this joint, known for serving the most influential burger of all time, this news comes as no surprise.
Get Ready for a Breathtaking ‘All Aglow’ 2022 at Illinois’ Nicholas Conservatory
An even more beautiful holiday experience arrives when All Aglow comes alive at Rockford's very popular Nicholas Conservatory and Gardens.