As Illinois and Wisconsin raced to be the first states that enshrined women’s voting rights in the Constitution, a wider movement was also being led by women in our region. Learn how their work impacted life as we know it today. ...

It's time once again for one of the nation's largest World War II reenactments to commence in Rockford. Here's what you need to know about what's happening this year. ...

Midway Village Museum has plenty of fun and educational events happening this spring, well beyond a festival that celebrates the humble sock monkey. Find out what’s coming up this busy season. ...

A great weekend’s journey isn't so far from home. Here are some excellent places to visit. ...

When Midway Village Museum holds its annual World War II Days this September, it will bring together the largest such re-enactment in the Midwest. Find out what activities are available this year and how you can experience living history. ...

Midway Village Museum has plenty of events coming up that are both educational and fun. Learn what's happening this holiday season. ...

Midway Village Museum is providing online access to some of its most requested photographs, postcards and documents. Find out how you can gain access to these cherished items. ...

Our region offers endless opportunities for holiday escapes. Here are a few ideas for an easy weekend getaway this autumn ...

In September, Midway Village Museum will be home to World War II Days, the largest such re-enactment in the Midwest. Learn what to expect at this year’s event, including a day aimed just at youngsters. ...

Rockford's beloved history museum has a chance to boost its funding, at a time when state support is disappearing. Learn how your donations can go the extra mile – but only if you act in time. ...