- Rockford visitor spending jumps
- The misguided Cecil the lion debate
- State, union extend contract again
- Willow Creek left in the dust by development
- CUB helps residents find best deal
- What the Scott Walker fundraising controversy means for 2016
- Corn prices fade as supplies stay in surplus
- Cubs make history in an unfortunate way
- Pension battle headed for SCOTUS?
- Closed for Progress: downtown’s steady revival
FIRST FIRST FRIDAY SUCCESS: Art galleries, a farmers’ market, live music, dining, retail shops, and renovations in process were open late Friday, June 4, to participate in The Element’s First Fridays program. Make sure to mark your calendar for next month’s entertainment enjoyment July 2. Check out http://theelementrockford.com/ to enjoy events like JR Kortman’s presentation of “The Sibylline Still Life: A return to Painting by Jeanne Ludeke,” pictured here.