Organized religion played a major role in the settling of Illinois and continues to influence the culture of our region. We enjoy highlighting places of worship, one in the country and one in the city, in each issue. ...

Art isn't so intimidating when you're guided by experienced creative teachers. In these studios, you can get creative with paint, pottery, glass or even wood burning. ...

There’s so much to do in our region! Here’s a look at upcoming lectures and educational enrichment. ...

There’s so much to do in our region! Here’s a look at what’s coming up this season in our many arts venues. ...

Whether you enjoy the holiday season or despise it, we've come up with some tips to make holiday decorating simple and enjoyable. ...

It’s never an easy choice when seeking the perfect college — there are plenty of things to consider. Here are some of the top institutions available here in our region. ...

Our region is full of holiday-themed entertainment. Preview 10 festive events that can add to your joy and expand your portfolio of splendid holiday memories. ...

Whether it's a toy wagon or fancy wine rack, Wisconsin Wagon Company never has a shortage of orders. Discover the mentality that drives this company's success. ...

We’ve looked high and low for some of this area’s most spectacular wedding destinations. Discover some of our favorites, and discover exclusive content from the stories of couples who recently said “I do.” ...

Recreation opportunities abound in our region! Here are a few of the best our area has to offer. ...