Articles by Janine Pumilia
Education Day Offers Unforgettable Learning

In September, Midway Village Museum will be home to World War II Days, the largest such II re-enactment in the Midwest. Learn what to expect at this year’s event, including a day aimed just at youngsters.

Business Milestone: M45 Celebrates 15 Years

When opportunity arose, this brave band of marketers jumped. Meet this team of creative types and discover how they’ve built success over the past 15 years by leaping into uncharted territory.






10 Points to Ponder for Gardening Success

You gardeners are just to turn over some dirt. But before your shovel hits dirt, take some time to stop, plan and think. Here’s what you need to consider.






Exploring Our Region’s Vineyards & Wineries

Illinois is experiencing a new renaissance in cold-weather winemaking, and our region stands at the center of this activity. Discover a few prime vineyards right in your own backyard.






Plant Trees for Tomorrow, This Fall

This time of year is perfect for planting new trees to fill your yards or your barren parkways. Here are a few things to keep in mind as you select the perfect new tree.