An Iron Horse Takes the Galena-Chicago Stagecoach Trail

Stagecoach trails became the first formal infrastructure for Illinois travel. Join retired college professor Mark Schwendau and his wife, Karen, as they travel the Galena-Chicago stagecoach trail by motorcycle and note interesting landmarks.

NWQ Fall Getaway Guide

Our region offers endless opportunities for autumn escapes. Here are a few ideas for a weekend getaway.