There’s so much to do in the Old Northwest Territory! Here’s a glimpse at what’s happening this fall. ...

Our region is graced with many lovers of fine music, and there are ample opportunities to see live performances in classical and world music. Discover four such organizations. ...

Broadway musicals and big-name acts are just part of the amazing lineup visitors will find at this outdoor concert venue. Meet the big-city personality behind the summer spectacular. ...

Discover a unique organization that helps local youngsters to unlock new talents and an appreciation for music. ...

This dedicated director of the theater has staged all 36 of Shakespeare's original collection. Meet the man who spent 22 years chasing The Bard. ...

Every year, hundreds of filmmakers and cinema buffs converge on Beloit for a film festival of international scale. Find out what's coming up in this year's lineup at the Beloit International Film Festival. ...

Meet a Freeport, Ill.-area artist who's made a hobby - and now a living - of showing Jolly St. Nick in all sorts of year-round attire. ...

Explore Freeport's beautifully-restored Lindo Theatre, and meet the family behind Classic Cinemas, a company that revels in transforming vintage theaters into viable downtown assets. ...

Find urban landscapes and their "Spaces Within," at Rockford Art Museum's newest exhibition. ...