Tour the shops along Wells Street, in Chicago’s Old Town neighborhood, while exploring this season’s hottest looks. ...

Human progress can come at a terrible price for wildlife, but animal rehabilitation centers offer many injured and orphaned animals a second chance. Karla Nagy shares the stories of two such local centers. ...

Many travelers are discovering the enjoyment of taking a room at the inn. Take a look at these neat local stops. ...

Whether the day offers a cool hint of what’s ahead, or a warm reminder of summer’s passing, slipping into these stylish, comfortable fashions will make any autumn outing more fun ...

Those little habits you learn as a kid could come back to bite you as an adult. Learn from these experts why it’s so important to teach kids healthy habits, before they become a statistic. ...

Discover four projects that took a bonus room from plain to amazing. Step inside these cozy home theatres, libraries and bars. ...

Check out these unusual and inventive stores around our area. ...

Growing up, these twin sisters dreamed of starting their own business. Today, with the help of a friend, they've fulfilled that dream, creating a unique combination of clothing boutique, hair salon and spa. ...

Bob Lee embarks on the third leg of a U.S. bicycle ride to raise $1.5 million for three worthy causes. Learn how the community supported him this summer. ...

'Buy American' is more than a feel-good slogan for Deborah Leydig. It's a way of life, and of business. Discover this creative shop designed to help our neighbors. ...