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NWQ Guide to Colleges 2015

It’s never an easy choice when seeking the perfect college — there are plenty of things to consider. Here are some of the top institutions available here in our region.

Countryside Flower Shop Plants a Pattern of Success

For more than 15 years, this Crystal Lake nursery has done its part to give back to the community, with a colorful display. Take a look at this year’s “garden quilt” and how it’s impacting a local nonprofit group.

Country Church/City Church

Organized religion played a major role in the settling of Illinois and continues to influence the culture of our region. We highlight places of worship, one in the country and one in the city.

Events @ a Glance: Mind & Spirit Calendar

There’s so much to do in our region! Here’s a look at upcoming lectures and educational enrichment.

Primrose Farm: Time Travel to Greener Pastures

This 1930s-style farm has animals, vintage equipment and interactive activities that help suburban kids to reconnect with our agricultural landscape. Step inside this amazing park-owned attraction.