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Author: Andrea Cook

Andrea is Social Media Contractor for the Rockford Area Convention & Visitors Bureau

Holiday Gift Guide - Rockford Region

Friday, December 10, 2021 11:00 AM by Andrea Cook

The holiday shopping season is well underway and now is the perfect time to think LOCAL as we all

Top Halloween Event Ideas in the Rockford Region

Thursday, October 14, 2021 5:00 PM by Andrea Cook

The evenings are getting longer as night falls just before 7 p.m. and of course our beautiful trees in the Midwest are starting to turn all sorts of rusted rainbow colors during one of my all time favorite seasons. Fall. Orchards, brisk early evening walks, carving pumpkins and getting ready for Halloween are at the very top of my to-do’s.

Valentine's Day Local Gift Guide

Thursday, February 4, 2021 4:00 PM by Andrea Cook

L.O.V.E. – isn’t it grand? The four-letter word that has everyone dreaming up the most perfect ways

There's Always Fun Here in the Rockford Region

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 5:00 PM by Andrea Cook

Our lives feel a bit different these days but one thing that remains is that we have a ton of fun

Top 5 Reasons to Love Stroll on State

Friday, November 30, 2018 2:00 PM by Andrea Cook

I’m listening to classic holiday songs and gearing up for Christmas, yet I can’t help but think back

A Wonderful Hometown Holiday Experience

Friday, December 8, 2017 12:00 PM by Andrea Cook

What do you get when you mix a barrel of laughs, that nostalgic Christmas happy feeling and tons of

Happy One Year UW Health Sports Factory!

Friday, June 2, 2017 1:00 PM by Andrea Cook

Like any new relationship, the one year milestone is always fun to celebrate and also a time to

3 Faces of Tourism in the Rockford Region

Thursday, May 11, 2017 4:00 PM by Andrea Cook

To celebrate National Travel & Tourism Week I'd like to introduce you to a few of my friends who are

Hot Chocolate Helps Make a Big Splash

Friday, April 28, 2017 11:00 AM by Andrea Cook

One of the many reasons why I love Stroll on State so much, aside from how fun it is, is the fact

I set out on a mission this week. One that I definitely accomplished. I wanted to see if a