A teacher by day, an '80s tribute rocker by night, this Pecatonica, Ill., woman is sharing her lifelong passion for music in many ways. ...

hough it's more like 50 years she's been creating gorgeous floral bouquets, Shirley Crawford has built a loyal following since returning to her hometown to open a floral shop. ...

It began with a passion for well-made items and a hobby, but now it's grown into a decor shop that's made itself at home in downtown Oregon, Ill. ...

John Lindhorst chased his passions into business ownership, and along the way, he's discovered some unexpected success through his unique business. ...

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