Goldie B. Floberg Kicks Off Mother Christmas Program

Rockton: Mother Christmas Program is looking for help again this year to provide wonderful Christmas gifts for the members of the Goldie B. Floberg Center Family. Our clients are working on their wish lists and are excited for the Christmas season to come. Beginning Tuesday, November 1st, 2022, Mother Christmas will be taking calls at 815-624-8431 or by email at … Read More

Local Real Estate Professional Brings Home National Certification, Broker★Agent Advisor Recognizes Achievement

Now in its 29th season, Broker★Agent Advisor celebrates success and accomplishment of the industry’s finest real estate professionals through its ‘Certificate of Excellence’ program. Through proprietary criteria, formulas, and other valuable considerations, John Broda, Realtor with eXp Realty, has been certified by Broker★Agent Advisor as one of the best in business based on achievement, potential, leadership, ethics, community value, experience, capability, and trust for … Read More

Forest City Gear Employees Attend International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS)

Employees from Forest City Gear recently attended the 2022 International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) at Chicago’s McCormick Place Convention Center. This year’s show attracted more than 86,000 registrants looking to experience the latest and greatest in manufacturing technology. According to Jared Lyford, Director of Manufacturing Operations at Forest City Gear, “IMTS is a mainstay in our strategy for both operational and … Read More

FNBT Wins 2022 WebAward from Web Marketing Association

First National Bank and Trust (FNBT) has been recognized by the Web Marketing Association as a winner of its global 2022 WebAward Competition for Best Bank Website with its entry title of “A Better Digital User Experience.” The Best Bank Website award represents the top-level award in the industry. Each website in the competition was assigned three or more expert judges who were given the … Read More


Beloit Health System has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for the Packard Family Care Center by demonstrating continuous compliance with its performance standards. The Gold Seal is a symbol of quality that reflects a health care organization’s commitment to providing safe and quality patient care. The certification recognizes Beloit Health System’s efforts to achieve integrated, coordinated, patient-centered … Read More

OSF HealthCare welcomes new primary care provider

OSF HealthCare is pleased to add a new primary care physician to its staff to better serve the community of Rockford and surrounding areas. The addition of Dr. Nandini Chattopadhyay, MD, on September 19, will ensure increased access for patients in need of a primary care physician at the OSF Medical Group – Primary Care location at 698 Featherstone Road, … Read More

Jennelle Olson Joins FNBT as Retail Market Manager

Beloit, WI, August 1, 2022 – First National Bank and Trust (FNBT) is pleased to announce that Jennelle Olson has joined the bank as Retail Market Manager for the bank’s Walworth County locations. With 23 years of banking experience, Olson has held positions in mortgage lending, private banking, and retail branch management during her career. In her new role as Retail Market Manager … Read More


BELOIT, WI. (August 29, 2022) — Beloit Health System (BHS) is excited to announce the groundbreaking of the North Pointe Birth Center taking place on the NorthPointe Campus, 5605 E. Rockton Rd, Roscoe, IL 61073 on Tuesday, August 30, 2022 at 9:00 a.m. The new facility will open in 2023. The NorthPointe Birth Center is a healthcare facility that will … Read More

First National Bank and Trust Introduces New Project Management Office

First National Bank and Trust (FNBT) is pleased to announce the creation of a new Project Management Office (PMO) for the bank. A key objective for FNBT’s new Project Management Office to raise the profile of project management discipline and work with others throughout the bank to help define the ‘best fit’ project management approach for FNBT. The PMO team will … Read More