Articles by Northwest Quarterly Magazine - 2
A New App to Explore Natural History

Now, there’s a way to learn about natural history without even stepping foot inside Rockford’s Burpee Museum.

Lifelong Skills with McHenry Youth Orchestra

When schools began cutting music programs, one local educator created a haven for talented youngsters. Now, her creation is a dynamic place where youth are thriving.

Success Stories: The Oscar Swan Country Inn

Time seems to have stopped at this quaint retreat in Geneva, but then again, staying ahead of the times and connecting with guests in a meaningful way has never really gone out of fashion.

NWQ Getaway Guide, Winter Edition

A great weekend’s journey is hours away. Here are some excellent places to visit.

BIFF: 10 Days of Recognizing Women in Film

Year after year, downtown Beloit is full of bustling energy during The Beloit International Film Festival. Discover what films stand out this year.