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Happy Hour Could Come Back to Illinois

Updated: 06/03/2015 - It's up to the governor to sign a new law that would bring something Illinois bars haven't experienced for more than 25 years. 23 News reporter, Eric O’Brien explains why happy hour could be returning.

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Local Principal Wrestles in Sumo Suit

Posted: 06/02/2015 - An elementary school principal is rewarding her students by agreeing to suit up and put on a show with a few other teachers.

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Downtown Boutique Hotel Approved

Posted: 06/02/2015 - The final designs are underway for another downtown hotel, filling a space left vacant for years.

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Democratic Budget Forces Major Cuts by Governor Rauner

Updated: 06/02/2015 - Governor Rauner is announcing major budget cuts after the Illinois House and Senate passed a budget for Fiscal Year 2016 that the governor says is still nearly $4 billion in the hole.

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Travel Information for Rockford AirFest 2015

Posted: 06/02/2015 - The Chicago Rockford International Airport (RFD) has released driving directions, parking instructions, and detour information in preparation for AirFest 2015.

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Blatter Says He Will Resign as FIFA President

Posted: 06/02/2015 - FIFA President Sepp Blatter says he will resign from soccer's governing body amid a widening corruption scandal and has promised to call for fresh elections to choose a successor.

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Indoor City Market Plans Move Forward

Posted: 06/01/2015 - As record crowds pour into Rockford City Market, local leaders hope to keep thousands downtown year-round by opening an indoor market just feet from where the pavilion is right now.

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Teens Arrested for Rash of Violent Crime

Posted: 06/01/2015 - Nine teens have been arrested after police say violent crimes in all parts of the city were being done by the same group of people.

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Healthy Rockford: Stretch Before Gardening

Posted: 06/01/2015 - One wrong move and we could be hurt for the entire summer. That’s why local trainers say we need to dig up some good stretching techniques before we hit the dirt.

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