Summer Fashion: Veils & Trails

Wedding season is upon us! Whether you’re a beautiful bride, a classy bridesmaid or a happy guest, these styles are sure to put you in the wedding mood.

Exploring Our Northwest, in Dubuque, Galena and Carroll County

It’s remarkable how far from home we feel when vacationing in our tri-state area. Karla Nagy explores the spirit of these historic towns, and the sheer number of interesting activities they offer this summer.

Success Story: Northern Illinois Vein Clinic

Meet a doctor who combined his own family’s medical experiences and an interest in new technologies to create a new solution to unsightly — and often unhealthy — varicose veins.

Woodbine Bend Restaurant and Bar

Unique fare, old favorites.
Woodbine Bend Golf Course, 3500 E. Center Rd., Stockton, Ill.
(815) 858-3939

Revisiting Pre-Planned vs. Pre-Funded Funerals

Do you currently have pre-planned, or pre-funded funeral arrangements? Scott Olson, of Olson Funeral & Cremation Services, points out some of the benefits and challenges that come with planning ahead.

Nooks & Crannies

Check out these unusual and inventive stores around our area.

Genuine Northwest

Check out these unique destinations that reflect the genuine character of our region.

A Grape Big Opening For New Boutique

Rockford’s new cosmetics boutique has opened in grand style, combining makeup and wine with one of Napa Valley’s biggest family names. Discover more about this unique new destination.

The Mighty Giants of Hebron High

Sixty years ago, the boys basketball team at Hebron High School captured the state championship and became the smallest school ever to win. Learn how this remarkable achievement impacted the lives of the winning players and their hometown.

Genuine Northwest

Check out these unique destinations that reflect the genuine character of our region.