Articles by Northwest Quarterly - 3
NWQ Getaway Guide, Holiday/Winter Edition

A great weekend’s journey isn’t so far away. Here are some excellent places to visit.

Events @ a Glance: Recreation and Destinations Calendar

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

Feeding Rochelle’s Rich and Poor Alike

Say hello to the kind folks behind this Rochelle community cafe, which brings people of various income levels together for community fellowship over a warm meal.

The Birth of a ‘Jenny’

Once the most common airplane in North America, the Curtiss JN-4 Jenny inspired a generation of early aviators. Now, a group of dedicated aviation enthusiasts at Poplar Grove Airport is building one – and they’re doing it from scratch.

It Was ‘Only’ the Flu

Scientists call the Spanish flu of 1918 “the mother of all flu pandemics” because every pandemic since has evolved from it. Could such a pandemic happen again? Janine Pumilia explores the Spanish flu and its connections to World War I.