Genuine Northwest Passions

Meet some of the people whose passions for their work shine through their accomplishments.

NWQ Gift Guide: It’s in the Bag!

Tracking down unique gifts isn’t limited to a season. No matter the occasion, follow our annual gift guide for plenty of one-of-a-kind items you’ll find around the Stateline area.

NWQ Video: Cannova’s Piano Master Jazzes Up Weekends

See how a world-class concert pianist brings his jazzy performances to this Freeport dining destination.

Alvarez Mexican Restaurant

Casual/Mexican
1600 S. Bell School Road, Cherry Valley, Ill. (815) 332-9847
205 E. Riverside Blvd., Loves Park, Ill. (815) 633-4588
Also in South Beloit, Freeport & Rochelle, Ill.
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Cannova’s Pizzeria & Fine Italian Cuisine (Freeport)

Casual
1101 W. Empire St., Freeport, Ill.
(815) 233-0032
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Higher Grounds

Casual. Specialty coffees & teas, fresh pastries, soup, sandwiches
1709 West Ave., Freeport, Ill.
(815) 297-9441
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Fieldstone Inn, The

Upscale-Casual/American
1120 W. Empire St., Freeport, Ill.
(815) 235-8100
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Higher Grounds

Casual. Specialty coffees & teas, fresh pastries, soup, sandwiches
1709 West Ave., Freeport, Ill.
(815) 297-9441

Hot Deals on Fall Golf

Now that the temperatures are cooling off, and the kids are back at school, it’s the perfect time to get in some extra golf. Check out these local deals on fall golf.

Double Advancement in Cancer Care at FHN

Cancer treatment is advancing rapidly, and FHN is keeping pace, by expanding the footprint of its cancer treatment center and introducing the latest in treatment technology equipment.