What's fall without some outdoors adventures and a celebration of the bounteous harvest? Discover four quintessential Midwestern gatherings that boast plenty of pumpkins, farmsteads, scarecrows and zombies. ...

Lil Pagni didn't always know she was an artist, but now that she does, this former stay-at-home mom has used her talents to help others in need. ...

Our region has long been a stomping ground for phenomenal musicians. Test our knowledge about some local legends. ...

A little imagination goes a long way at this Barrington oasis, where artists of all ages can explore and create alongside talented instructors. ...

Few people can guess what they'll do with their lives at the age of 12, but Walter Arnold didn't have that problem. This clasically-trained sculptor still uses old-school techniques for pieces displayed around the nation. ...