Johnny Vincent, affectionately known as Johnny V, is a seasoned radio personality with a remarkable three-decade-long career in the industry. His journey in the world of broadcasting led him to Rockford in 2010, where he quickly made a name for himself on former radio station 101QFL, which later became K-Love. Johnny's outstanding contributions to the field were recognized when he received a prestigious Silver Dome Award from the Illinois Broadcasters Association in 2018. Johnny loves his Boston Terrier, Wrigley, and his devotion to the Chicago Cubs is unwavering. As the energetic host of "The Ride Home" on Q 98.5, Johnny brings a unique blend of charm, humor, local happenings, and country music to the airwaves, making him a cherished voice in the lives of many listeners around the Rockford region
Popular Discount Chain Closing More Illinois Store Locations
With just a few weeks left in 2023, there's another national discount chain that has decided to close a store in the Land of Lincoln.
5 Favorite Indoor Dog Play Areas for When Illinois Weather Turns Bitter Cold
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Blizzard, Heavy Snow in N. Illinois and Wisconsin Within 6 Days?
Some weather forecasts are predicting a "crippling winter storm" this upcoming weekend
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A thrift store in Rockford that's nationally known for meeting "human needs without discrimination" was broken into over the weekend.
If You Hear ‘Code Brown’ While Shopping in Illinois, Run and Call 911
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A Spectacular Illinois Christmas Light Display With Over 1M LEDs
Get fully immersed into a world of lights with the opening of a spectacular holiday display that can be enjoyed from the comfort of your vehicle.
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If it feels like there are so many holiday light displays around the Rockford region that it's hard to know which ones are worth making the drive to, we can help with that.
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