Northwest Quiz: What Came First?

So much has happened in this region. See if you can tell which the items in each list came first.

Music by the Lake Promises Top Musical Talent

Music by the Lake draws world-class entertainers to Williams Bay, Wis., every summer. This year’s lineup promises musical diversity, seasoned talent and well-regarded speakers.






Celebrate Summertime at Music by the Lake

Every summer, Music by the Lake draws world-class entertainers to the shores of Geneva Lake. Here’s a sample of what’s happening this year.






Sailboat Legend ‘Buddy’ Melges, ‘The Wizard of Zenda’

He’s a two-time Olympian, a sailing champion the world over, and still a commanding presence around Geneva Lake. See how this local legend is charting new waters for the next generation of sailors.






Music by the Lake: New Season, New Attractions in Lake Geneva

This summer concert series brings a lineup of tributes and multigenerational fun, all within more intimate seating. Learn why tickets are going fast for this year’s shows.






Resurrecting the Gage-Hacker Boat

Designed to cut through the choppy waters of Geneva Lake, this classic 1960s wooden boat is a local legend. Learn how Bill Gage Jr. is commemorating his father’s crowning achievement with a stylish new version.






Ristoranté Brissago: ‘The Next Best Thing’ to Dining in Italy

This high-class restaurant at Grand Geneva Resort goes out of its way to bring an authentic taste of Italy. Meet the culinary brains behind this operation, and savor some delicious dishes.






Geneva Inn: A Getaway Spot that Has it All

Located on a bluff above Geneva Lake in Wisconsin, this elegant and comfortable inn combines small-town charm and breathtaking views with fine dining and ample amenities.