Now that summer is here, it’s time to get a much-needed change of scenery. Our region is ripe with luxurious hotels, thriving state parks, bustling downtowns and hidden attractions that bring you face-to-face with the refreshing waterfront. Where do you want to begin? ...

Situated at the confluence of the Fox and Illinois Rivers, this community has much to offer the casual visitor. From family-friendly attractions and a brewing nightlife to historical landmarks and nature getaways, this town knows how to have fun. ...

Time for a road trip! Here are some great getaway spots located just far enough away to feel like you're seeing something fresh. ...

Time for a road trip! Here are some great getaway spots located just far enough away. ...

Time for a road trip! Here are some great getaway spots located just far enough away. ...

Time for a road trip! Here are some great getaway spots located just far enough away. ...

Time for a road trip! Here are some great getaway spots located just far enough away. ...

Time for a road trip! Here are some great getaway spots just a tank of gas away. Mainstay Events in the Fox Valley By Paula Hendrickson A lot of fun in the Aurora area this summer revolves around the city’s RiverEdge Park. “RiverEdge Park is a wonderful outdoor concert venue. It’s set against the Fox River just north of downtown ...

To corporate logistics managers, I-39 is more than just a highway. It's a key artery for shipping goods and services, and it easily connects to rail, air and river transportation. With wide-open roads and lots of available land, it's easy to see why this is a rising star. ...