Meet Steve Shannon, Rockford’s award-winning musician and storyteller, who has been hosting the morning show for nearly 30 years. Nobody can find the small joys in everyday life and share them in a compelling story quite like he can. If he’s not at one of his children’s sporting events, you’ll find him behind his drums, on the golf course with his wife, or reading another biography about someone he admires.
130ft Ferris Wheel, New Animal Attractions Coming Illinois’ Brookfield Zoo
Experience the excitement at Chicago's Brookfield Zoo for their 90th anniversary! From a towering Ferris wheel to the return of the beloved dolphin show.
New Illinois Law Forces Parents to Pay Their Kids for Internet Fame
In recent weeks, Illinois Governor. JB Pritzker has signed many bills into law, some are effective immediately. One new law is the first of its kind in the US.
People Leaving Illinois in Big Numbers Most Move to This Florida City
In 2022, Illinois ranked second in the nation for residents packing up and finding a new place to call home. For most Illinoisans, it's this Florida city.
BIG STACKS: Richest Illinois Billionaire Inherited Famous Retail Family Fortune
Illinois's richest individual is worth $23 billion. The environmentally and socially-minded investor inherited much of his famous family's retail store fortune.
5 Things Illinois Peeps Should Know About Wednesday’s Rare Blue Super Moon
If you miss Wednesday night's blue super moon, you'll have to wait nearly a decade to see one again. Plus, it's not the only surprise in the sky this week.
Is Odd Dome Home For Sale in Illinois Proof of Alien Existence?
This is a 'must-see' property in the town of Somonauk, Illinois. As of the 2020 census, the human population was 1,786, but I want to know who lived here.
Illinois Family’s Brilliant ‘Stranger Things’ Halloween Illusion Has the Internet Stumped
TikTok users' level of frustration over how this family pulled off this Stranger Things Halloween decoration is at a high level. How do you think they did this?
See Famous Chicago Mobster Homes on Popular Gangster Tour
There's been a lot of talk about the new Oak Park River Forest Gangster Tour featuring the homes of some of the most notorious organized crime figures.
Time to Get Away! 5 Beautiful Airbnb Homes for a Vacation in Illinois
Renting a home from Air BnB provides a unique opportunity to plan a very special vacation. For just the 2 of you, your whole family or bring a bunch of friends.
WOW: Illinois Home is Backdrop for Crate & Barrel Summer Catalog
This home is just all the WOWS! An unbelievable $5.6 million dollar masterpiece on Glencoe, Illinois' historic Sheridan Road.