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Light-Layer Looks Sequin cocktail dress by Apricot. Available at K Paige Shop, in Roscoe. Silver zipper sweater by Scandal Italy, worn with frayed-hem jeans made in the USA by M.Rena. Accessorized with Saint Elmos suede booties by Naughty Monkey and a hand-knit pom beanie. Available at Lallygag Boutique, in Rockford. Camel waffle weave sweater, worn with a white cotton stretch ...

Check out these stunning photos from local photographers. ...

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

There’s so much to do in our region! Here are some exciting recreation events happening this season. ...

Apple orchards, cornfield mazes, IceHogs games ... our region has a plethora of activities to keep you busy during Autumn. Make the most of the season by undertaking as many of these 50 adventures as you possibly can. ...

Trendy fall styles that makes a real statement. ...

Check out these amazing images captured by our local photographers. ...

This time of year, their bright colors light up our landscape in amazing ways, but there’s far more to love about trees than mere aesthetics. Explore the many ways trees enrich our communities and our environment. ...

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