Snappers 2018 Season Review

A Season Of Many Pluses Helped Beloit Reach The Postseason Beloit, WI – The 2018 season has closed for the Beloit Snappers, the 37th year for the franchise and the sixth year as an affiliate of the Oakland Athletics, but they had one of the most memorable seasons in team history with a wide variety of […]

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Transform Rockford Introduces New Team

Transform Rockford is excited to announce it has a new team in place to help Rockford get on path to becoming a Top 25 community. The team is comprised of local residents who grew up, live in the area and are committed to making positive changes to the region. David Sidney, Executive Director David Sidney has been […]

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September’s Lunch & Learn

Angie Kolthoff, Practice Manager at Integrative Medical Associates, held a Lunch & Learn at Stillman Bank entitled: “What is Functional Medicine?” Integrated Medical Associates is located in Rockford and serves patients across the country. Founded by Dr. Stephen Nitz in 2014. Her presentation defined Functional Medicine as a personalized, system-oriented model that empowers patients and […]

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All Seasons Carpet Cleaning After Hours

Brent and Andrea Versendaal, owners of All Seasons Carpet Cleaning, hosted a Ribbon Cutting ceremony and Business After Hours at their place of business 6813 Elm Avenue in Loves Park. Brent stressed his business message as “The most thorough Carpet cleaning ever…or it’s free” Carpet cleaning demonstrations, centrifuge drying techniques, and cleaning samples were provided […]

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Proceeds from Regina Dunkin Day Benefits Literacy Awareness

Culver’s presented a check for $647.94 to the School District of Beloit for the Beloit Literacy for Life Initiative in honor of Regina Dunkin Day. In addition, Regina reached out to the community and received contributions of $1,815.15 which brought the grand total raised to $2,463.09. These funds will go toward the purchase of books […]

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Beloit Health System Receives Grant to Educate and Train Local Teens

A Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development Grant provides opportunities for local students interested in pursuing a career in healthcare (Beloit, WI) SEPTEMBER 12, 2018 – The Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development (DWD) has provided a $450,000 grant to Beloit Health System who partnered with Hendricks CareerTek and Blackhawk Technical College to educate and train over […]

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Savant Capital Management Continues to Grow in the Rockford Region

Savant Capital Management, an independent, nationally-recognized fee-only wealth management firm, is pleased to announce it has added a team of new employees to its headquarters located in Rockford. The firm employs more than 150 team members throughout the Midwest and Washington, D.C. area, with 103 working from its Rockford headquarters. Ronda Barkley joined Savant as a […]

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New Illinois Law Provides Funding for Children with Hearing Loss

Rockford — Gov. Bruce Rauner recently signed a landmark health legislation that requires Illinois insurers to cover replacement costs of hearing aids every three years for hard-of-hearing children who are 18 or younger. This law will ensure that when children grow out of their current hearing aids or break them, insurance companies are required to provide coverage. The law […]

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Topping Out Ceremony Marks Important Milestone at SwedishAmerican Creekside Medical Center

Construction on the 70,000-square-foot SwedishAmerican Creekside Medical Center is currently underway and today marked an important milestone – its topping out ceremony. The celebration took place near the jobsite at 3505 North Bell School Road, adjacent to the Regional Cancer Center. SwedishAmerican leadership, physicians, Alderman Kevin Frost and Scandroli Construction  President Joe Scandroli spoke and made their mark on the […]

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SwedishAmerican Welcomes New Endocrinologist, Dr. Amrutha George

SwedishAmerican is pleased to welcome its new endocrinologist, Amrutha George, MD. Dr. George has a special interest in thyroid cancer and hyperthyroidism, along with Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy of thyroid nodules. She is board certified in internal medicine and endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism. Dr. George is a member of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists […]

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