Veterans Who Have Passed–Daniel H. Reilly


Veterans Who Have Passed–Loren E. Hildebrand

Source:  Rockford Register Star, Mar. 29, 2019.

Veterans Who Have Passed: David McCaslin

Source:  Rockford Register Star, Jan. 20, 2020.

“I Like Bringing People Together”

Rockford Register Star, June 30, 2019, Alex Gary.

Byronfest – Byron, IL 2016


Source:  Rockford Register Star 6/29/2016


Hailey’s Winery – 2014

Hailey’s Winery

114 So. Franklin St.

Byron, IL

(815) 234-2220

No. of wines produced: 13

Established 2008

Owners: Cheryl Spana and Ginger Baerenwald

Road Trip Red wine won Gold at the Illinois State Fair wine competition

recently began selling Jen’s Artisan Breads, made by Jennifer Koertner

Source: Northwest Quarterly magazine, p 72, Fall 2014, Vol. 11, No. 5, author: Janine Pumilia