Burpee Museum's annual tribute to all things paleontology returns this winter with traditions and surprises alike. Here's a sneak peak at what's coming up. ...

Of all the components that comprise a wedding ceremony and reception, few are as important – or as challenging to schedule – as the venue. Whether you dream of a Midwest destination wedding or a hometown setting, our area offers spectacular options. ...

Now, there's a way to learn about natural history without even stepping foot inside Rockford's Burpee Museum. ...

Our region offers endless opportunities for holiday escapes. Here are a few ideas for an easy weekend getaway this spring. ...

Our region offers endless opportunities for holiday escapes. Here are a few ideas for an easy weekend getaway this winter. ...

The 18th annual event in Rockford promises captivating speakers, creative workshops and family-friendly activities to celebrate all things dinosaur. ...

Rick Nielsen's amazing collection of guitars and Cheap Trick memorabilia come out for a brand-new, traveling exhibit. See it first at this small museum in Illinois. ...