Recreation & Destinations
It’s not all fun and games for the golf pros, but their office is pretty enviable. Meet the pros at some of our favorite area courses, and discover what they love about their jobs.
Will You Play in Peoria?
It’s a vibrant, welcoming city, where there are plenty of attractions to visit. Discover the authentic experience of this weekend playground.
NWQ Getaway Guide, Spring Edition
Recreation opportunities abound in our region! Here are a few of the best our area has to offer.
Destination: Downtown Richmond
Explore the hidden gems of our region. Interactive map included.
Events at a Glance: Recreation & Destinations Calendar
There’s so much to do in our region! Here are some exciting recreation events happening this season.
Genevans Raise $5,000 For History
FROM GENEVA HISTORY CENTER GENEVA — Check your pockets, bottom of your purses, car seats and dryers and I bet you’ll find a few quarters, nickles and dimes. Collect your…
Test Your Green Thumb at MCC Lawncare Class
FROM MCHENRY COUNTY COLLEGE: CRYSTAL LAKE — Think spring and discover how to revive your lawn to make it grow more beautiful than ever. To help you get started, McHenry…
Crystal Lake Park Makes “Awesome Hikes” List
FROM CRYSTAL LAKE PARK DISTRICT: CRYSTAL LAKE — Veteran Acres Park has won the Red Tricycle 2nd Annual Totally Awesome Award in the Best Liked Hike category. The Red Tricycle…