NWQ’s Holiday Shopping Guide

Holiday shopping doesn’t have to be a chore. Make it an adventure by exploring six trendy local boutiques and dozens of suggestions for wonderful gifts found at locally owned stores throughout our area.

16 Unforgettable Wedding Venues

Before you say “I do,” check out some of our region’s most elegant, unique and otherwise special locations for hosting your wedding day.

Award-Winning Wines to Try This Season

You don’t have to travel to Napa Valley to enjoy a glass of wine by the vineyard. These Northern Illinois wineries are crafting a reputation for excellence with many award-winning vintages.

NWQ Getaway Guide, Spring/Summer Edition

A great weekend’s journey is right inside our region. Here are some of our area’s excellent places to play.

Making Medal-Winning Midwestern Wines

The Illinois winemaking scene is slowly coming into its own, and our area includes some impressive displays of talent. Discover some of our local medal-winning wines.