JANESVILLE -- Memorial Day weekend marks the unofficial start to summer, when it’s time to head to the park for a picnic, take a bike ride on the trails or get out on the water. But if your plans include recreation on the Rock River, you’re out of luck.
JANESVILLE -- Despite losing money the last five years, LaborFest will happen this year and next.
BELOIT -- Paula Schutt is taking dramatic measures to provide a creative outlet for seniors at Grinnell Hall.
JANESVILLE -- Skelly's Farm Market has introduced a new community program intended to tempt taste buds while helping local charities.
BELOIT -- Liz Chiquoine had mixed feelings before Sunday's graduation ceremony at Beloit College.
JANESVILLE -- Don’s Lawn and Garden Care closed its garden center Saturday. It became official with an auction at the facility at 5828 S. County G, located on 3.5 acres next to Blackhawk Technical College.
JANESVILLE -- Tom Skinner never met his second cousin Sgt. Frank W. Leach, who died before Skinner was born. That hasn’t stopped Skinner from creating a memorial in Leach’s honor.
JANESVILLE -- Two new response trailers are helping local American Red Cross volunteers respond quickly in times of disaster.
MILTON -- Dave Nelson of Milton has acquired 3,000 pens and accessories over the past two decades. Of those, about 95 percent are Parker Pens, which he said are probably the most highly collectible pens in the world.
JANESVILLE -- Despite flooding on the Rock River, the Rock Aqua Jays are gearing up to defend their national title in addition to performing another season of entertaining water ski shows.