Jesus Correa http://northernpublicradio.org en Rockford's Next Artists Thriving Outside The Mainstream http://northernpublicradio.org/post/rockfords-next-artists-thriving-outside-mainstream <p>Art is a tough way to make a living. Ask any musician, writer, sculptor, or actor. Following your passion often means spending more time than you’d like doing something else to pay the bills. Today, we wrap up our series on arts adapting in Rockford with a look at some of the people creating their art just outside the mainstream.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 25 Nov 2013 11:58:38 +0000 Susan Stephens 39524 at http://northernpublicradio.org Rockford's Next Artists Thriving Outside The Mainstream Candidates for Rockford Mayor http://northernpublicradio.org/post/candidates-rockford-mayor <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-5354592b0363b-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-5354592b0363b-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="5354592b0363b-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wnij/local-wnij-829965.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Rockford, IL – A Republican, a Democrat, and a Green are challenging Rockford's mayor, an Independent.</p> Mon, 06 Apr 2009 10:14:59 +0000 1640 at http://northernpublicradio.org