How to Plan the Perfect Wedding

Planning a wedding is exciting, but inevitably there will be stressful moments throughout the process. Learn some tips and tricks for making planning enjoyable, simple and fun.

Certified Products Corp. / The Venue

36 S. Main St. Janesville, Wisconsin 608-373-9727 www.thevenuejanesville.com

The Standard

214 East State Street Rockford, IL 815-289-5487 www.rockfordstandard.com

Wedding Stories: Dreamy Wedding Backdrops

We’ve looked high and low for some of this area’s most spectacular wedding destinations. Discover some of our favorites, and discover exclusive content from the stories of couples who recently said “I do.”

Success Stories: Event Floral

You never know when fate might reveal its plans. Meet one young businesswoman who landed in a field that’s the perfect combination of creative outlet and business acumen.

Maxsons Restaurant & Riverboat

1469 N IL Route 2 Oregon, IL 61061 815-732-6761 www.Maxsons.net

Fantasy Limousine

Northern Illinois and Southern Wisconsin 815-624-6555 (IL) 866-826-5466 (WI) www.afantasylimo.com

Smart Living Weekly – September 25, 2013

    In This Week’s Issue: Right in Our Region: Thousands of Americans across the country flock to farmers’ markets every week, but it’s not just the fresh veggies, homemade…
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Dreamy Wedding Destinations

We’ve looked high and low for some of this area’s most spectacular wedding destinations. Discover seven of our favorites, and discover exclusive content from the stories of couples who recently said “I do.”

Big Things Brewing on the Riverfront

Over the years, it’s sheltered craft brewers, shady characters, local and federal authorities, entrepreneurs and artists. What’s ahead for this revitalized downtown landmark? Jim Killam tells the story behind the Prairie Street Brewhouse.