Illinois' 'Most Famous' Restaurant Isn't Too Far From Rockford
It's totally worth the drive if you want to eat at a place that has been called one of the "most influential" restaurants in the world.
Halloween Study Says Illinois Picks Hard Candy Over Good Candy
Jolly Ranchers are fine but are they really the most popular Halloween candy in Illinois?
Brie Larson Had The Best Reaction To Chicago Comic Con Proposal
Brie Larson and a slew of other actors from Marvel's Cinematic Universe descended on Chicago this past weekend.
The 'Kill Immediately' Fish Was Sighted In Illinois
When a fish is labeled as something that needs to be killed immediately, you know it's serious business.
Chicago Med Casting Call For Real Servers & Bartenders
A popular NBC show is looking for real-life servers and bartenders to do the same thing on TV.
Pink Party Auction Item List Might Be As Hot As The Firefighters
The best ladies' night of the fall is set for this Friday, it's the 8th annual Pink Party.
A Million Slices Of Bacon Up For Grabs At Sunday's NASCAR Race
Forgive my ignorance when it comes to NASCAR racing. Really, I have no idea.
Only One Joint In Rockford Combines Beer and Pizza Perfectly
You're probably unaware that today is one of the best days of the year.
The ‘Most Haunted’ Place In Illinois Is An Hour From Rockford
Just when you thought you knew of the best place for "haunts" during the Halloween season, a new contender is trying to steal the crown.
‘IT’ Inspired Haunted House Is Coming To Freeport For One Night
It's haunted house season for sure, but this one located in Freeport kind of stands out.
Wisconsin Man Split Secret Will With Whoever Came To His Funeral
You wouldn't think about a pretty sweet payout just for attending a funeral, but for one recently departed Wisconsin man, he was doing things a bit different.
A Rockford Restaurant is Home to One of America's 'Best Pizzas'
You don't have to leave Rockford to eat one of the best pizzas in America.
An 'IT' Inspired Pop-Up Bar Is Floating To Chicago
Halloween is proving to be the perfect time for pop-up bars in Chicago.
Teacher of the Week: Mr. Nogacz From Harlem High School
Congrats to 97ZOK's brand new teacher of the Week, Mr. Nogacz from Harlem High School.
Where Would You End Up If You Dug Straight Down From Rockford?
Grab a shovel, we're digging through the center of the Earth.
The Five Best Rockford Bars Perfect For First Date Drinks
It's that time of year when single people try harder than ever to make themselves un-single.
Five Below in Machesney Park Announces Grand Opening
Five Below in Machesney Park set their grand opening today on Facebook.
One of the Worst Restaurants Ever Used to be in Rockford
I've eaten at plenty of great places in Rockford, and some not so great, but this one might be the worst ever.