Johnny Vincent, affectionately known as Johnny V, is a seasoned radio personality with a remarkable three-decade-long career in the industry. His journey in the world of broadcasting led him to Rockford in 2010, where he quickly made a name for himself on former radio station 101QFL, which later became K-Love. Johnny's outstanding contributions to the field were recognized when he received a prestigious Silver Dome Award from the Illinois Broadcasters Association in 2018. Johnny loves his Boston Terrier, Wrigley, and his devotion to the Chicago Cubs is unwavering. As the energetic host of "The Ride Home" on Q 98.5, Johnny brings a unique blend of charm, humor, local happenings, and country music to the airwaves, making him a cherished voice in the lives of many listeners around the Rockford region
Free Water Pump in Illinois is Believed To Be ‘Fountain of Youth’
If you're wondering why there's a line of people waiting to get free water from a hand pump in an Illinois forest preserve, it's because of the benefits some people believe will come from drinking it.
This Illinois Town, Not Chicago, is Named Most Dreadful in U.S.
What cities in America have you visited that are very bad or unpleasant? Is there a town or village in Illinois that comes to mind when you think of "poor in quality?"
This Illinois City Was Just Ranked Drunkest in the Entire State
Some of the drunkest metro areas in the country are in the Midwest where binge drinking is prevalent.
The Weekend After Thanksgiving Could Be Illinois First Major Snow
We're hearing about a record number of Americans who will be traveling this upcoming Thanksgiving holiday including over 2 million Illinois residents planning to drive to their destination. That could be challenging with the snow in the forecast the weekend after Turkey Day.
You Must Visit These 2 Beautiful IL and WI Places Before You Die
Take a trip across America to witness some of the most beautiful places in the U.S. From the Grotto of the Redemption in Iowa to Apostle Islands in Wisconsin, explore the breathtaking beauty of the 50 states.
Flying Through Illinois? O’Hare Joint Rated ‘Best Airport Food’
If you've got some travel plans this upcoming Thanksgiving or Christmas that will take you through ORD, check out one of America's best food joints that are in an airport.
Illinois Vehicles With Loud Mufflers Could Get a $750 Fine in Mail?
A proposed ordinance could begin as early as 2024 that would send fines to owners of vehicles in Illinois that were recorded with car noises over a certain decibel.
Illinois Home Awarded ‘Spookiest in America’ with Over 100 Animatronics
Local family is celebrating after winning a reality television show where won $50,000 for transforming their home "with elaborate Halloween displays."
Flying From Illinois? New United Boarding Policy Begins in 10 Days
There's no reason that I can think of to select a seat between two other humans where you don't get to look out the window, and you can't get up when you want.
10 Baby Names in Illinois and Wisconsin That Are Illegal
You've probably heard about the story about a mother who named her twin boys Oranjello and Lemonjello, but that's actually a myth.