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For two decades this Rockford-based clinic has sought to provide top-notch care for patients of any health system. In its new Sycamore location the team continues to build on its hallmark approach, including an emphasis on patient education. ...

Organized religion played a major role in the settling of Illinois and continues to impact our region in many ways. We enjoy highlighting places of worship and their work both at home and abroad. ...

The right type of flooring can add visual warmth and character to a home. Read about the latest trends and get tips from area professionals on how to choose the right type of flooring for your abode. ...

What does "cozy" look like in your home? For most of us, warming up the home is a matter of pairing the right surfaces, colors and designs in a way that makes anybody feel right at home. ...

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Autumn is the perfect time to explore our region. Here are 10 quintessential places we love to play. ...

Are you in the market for a new home? Read about the luxurious, new construction projects two local homebuilders have recently completed, and find out what's in store for the future. ...

Sure, you can do all of your shopping online or at the mall. But you're missing out. For a truly memorable gift-giving season, head out to some of these inspiring downtown districts. We promise you'll find unique gifts and a fun experience along the way. ...

Pringle School 21596 River Road, Marengo, (815) 923-2267 After more than a century, Pringle School remains a cornerstone in Marengo. It was built in 1867 and was one of four one-room schoolhouses built along a trail that became River Road. The interior of the school had benches that varied in heights to accommodate the students. The benches had no backing, ...