Valentine’s Day: Nothing Says ‘I Love You’ Like Jewelry

It’s the time of year to say ‘I love you’ to that special someone in your life. Candy and flowers are popular gifts, but jewelry can go a long way…
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Winneshiek Players: Bringing People Together for 87 Years

From a simple grassroots beginning, this lively group of thespians has spent more than a generation entertaining the Freeport area. Discover what makes them a gem for their community.

Why We Love Our Region – Part 2

Ask a thousand people and they’ll give you a thousand reasons why this corner of the Old Northwest Territory is the best place in the world to live, work and play. Paul Anthony Arco asks local leaders why they love their region.

Events at a Glance: Arts & Entertainment Calendar

There’s so much to do in our neck of the Old Northwest Territory! Here are some fun events coming up this season.

Upcoming Events at FHN

FROM FHN: FREEPORT — January 26 Health Fair 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Eagles Club, 1200 W. Galena Avenue, Freeport Sponsored by the Chamber of Commerce. Top 50 will offer…
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FHN Announces Scholarship Winners

FROM FHN: FREEPORT — Three area students have been awarded scholarships to help cover the cost of healthcare education. More than 25 outstanding students applied for the 2012 FHN Healthcare…
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Big Grant Coming to Freeport

FROM FHN: FREEPORT — Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northwest Illinois, a program of FHN Family Counseling Center, has been awarded a $10,000 grant from the Comcast Foundation to support…
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Upcoming Events at FHN

FROM FHN: FREEPORT — Here are some upcoming events around the Stephenson County area, thanks to FHN. January 7 Adult Diabetes Support Group 1 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital Globe Room…
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Arts Grants Available in Freeport

FROM FREEPORT ART MUSEUM: FREEPORT — The Freeport Art Museum is honored to have been awarded $4000 through the Illinois Arts Council’s Community Arts Access regranting program. After the Museums…
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Season Lineups of Exceptional Entertainment

You don’t have to travel far to find world-class musical and theatrical performances. Here’s a breakdown of just some of our region’s upcoming events and amazing venues.