SEGMENT #1: Karen Carlson Executive Director of GiGi’s Playhouse Rockford
Karen discusses the 10 year anniversary of GiGi’s Playhouse opening in Rockford this weekend with a history of how it came about, how it is fully funded by volunteers in the Stateline, and how individuals with Down Syndrome can receive services for life without paying through GiGi’s Playhouse Rockford.. gigisplayhouse.org/Rockford for more.
SEGMENT #2: Jean Lopez of KNIB Keep Northern illinois Beautiful Xmas Tree Recycling
Jean discusses the locations, how to recycle your Christmas tree and what are the benefits for the community to recycle VS placing trees into the garbage, filling up the landfill unnecessarily.
SEGMENT #3: Rockford Mayor Tom McNamara
This week, Rockford Mayor Tom McNamara discusses COVID-19 numbers, easing of restrictions from the State, New ordinances in 2021, how he plans on addressing the surge in violent crime in Rockford in 202, and the need for additional family advisors at The Family Peace Center in Rockford.