When interest rates are at historic lows, investors need to reexamine their short- and long-term needs. Jeffry Trad, of Midland Financial Strategies, suggests several questions investors should consider. ...

Meet a Rockton-area cardiologist who's part of a growing team of specialists in cardiac and women's care. ...

The Old Northwest Territory is full of great resort and hotel getaways. Why not explore some of the best in your own backyard? ...

Test your knowledge of local history and events by taking our quiz. ...

Plan for your winter wedding at this classic boutique hotel, a 'Martha Stewart Weddings' top choice that's been creating wedding dreams for generations. ...

Escape the winter chill this season by flying to a Caribbean paradise at Cancun/Riviera Maya. ...

Brad Harrison isn't your typical businessman. He owns the only harmonica manufacturing company in the United States, and even Bruce Springsteen is on back order. ...

Meet the experienced optometry team now working under one roof at Primary Eye Care Centers, Rockford. ...

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. ...

Temperatures are cold, but the fashion is hot this winter. Check out this season's classy trends. ...