Rockford, Illinois News


City of Rockford renames department

ROCKFORD -- The City of Rockford Human Services Department is now known as the Health and Human Services Department. "The addition of health to the official name of the City’s Human Services Department is a recognition of our intention…

SwedishAmerican nurses receive Magnet recognition

ROCKFORD -- SwedishAmerican nurses were honored Thursday by receiving Magnet recognition for their professionalism, teamwork and superiority in patient care. Magnet recognition is determined by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s…

Rockford Park District mourns loss of Dan Nicholas

ROCKFORD -- The Rockford Park District is mourning the loss of of the namesakes of Nicholas Conservatory & Gardens. Daniel J. Nicholas died April 5. He was 93. Dan was the first Rockford Park District Foundation Board President…