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Planning for Vacation (or Staycation!)

Tuesday, January 28, 2020 10:00 AM by Elizabeth Miller

If you know me, then you know I'm a planner. I like to know what's going on well in advance so I can

As a Rockford native, I can't believe it took me 26 years to finally visit Tinker Swiss Cottage

WHO: Jennifer Furst

TITLE: President

EMPLOYED AT: FurstStaffing

Ahhh…summer is almost here!  For many families, that means it’s time to hit the road…

Travel Matters in the Rockford Region

Friday, May 10, 2019 12:00 PM by Guest Blogger

As the RACVB celebrates National Travel & Tourism Week (May 5 - 11, 2019), we ponder what makes Rockford an ideal place to travel for visitors. The answer? We have fantastic attractions, restaurants, and events!

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

Our Beautiful Forest City

Thursday, October 4, 2018 12:00 PM by Mary French

Forest City and Forest City Beautiful…Most likely you’ve heard these terms, but what do they mean? Both serve as great compliments to our beautiful city. Simply put, Forest City is a nickname that stems from the many trees and forests that beautify our region. In my opinion, one of the area’s finest attributes. After all, a beautiful city is one that residents are proud to call home. An initiative powering that pride is Forest City Beautiful.

Go Go Rockford Go Guide

Friday, January 5, 2018 11:00 AM by Elizabeth Miller

I've designed several booklets while I was in college. Although I was really proud of each of those projects, there's only so many people who actually get to see all of your hard work...a.k.a. professors, classmates, and parents. So being the graphic designer of the RACVB's brand new Rockford Region Go Guide is a big deal for me because not only will my coworkers (and parents) see it, but hopefully so will the rest of the Rockford region and beyond!

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

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My name is Rachel Cordano and I am the brains and beauty (insert winking eye emoji here)