Staying true to their values and their vision has helped the couple behind this bed-and-breakfast to create a cozy country getaway. ...

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

Organized religion played a major role in the settling of Illinois and continues to influence the culture of our region. We enjoy highlighting places of worship – and the good work they do – in each issue. ...

Located on the nation's earliest transcontinental highway, this quaint hamlet delivers a combination of history, natural landscapes and relaxing retreats. ...

Thanks to the efforts of countless volunteers, environmentalist and philanthropists, an American icon has been re-introduced to the Prairie State. ...

Summer 2011 - Discover these unique locations that reflect the genuine character of our region. ...