How to Plan the Perfect Wedding

Planning a wedding is exciting, but inevitably there will be stressful moments throughout the process. Learn some tips and tricks for making planning enjoyable, simple and fun.

Meet Top Wedding Vendors at the Galena Bridal Fair

Dozens of wedding vendors will be at the Galena Bridal Fair on Feb. 18. Get a sneak peak of what the fun-filled event has in store.






Dream Destinations for Your Big Day

We’ve looked high and low for some of this area’s most spectacular wedding destinations. Discover some of our favorites, and discover exclusive content from the stories of couples who recently said “I do.”






Beloit Club

2327 S Riverside Dr. Beloit, WI 53511 608-364-9000 http://www.beloitclub.com/

The Standard

214 East State Street Rockford, IL 61104 815-289-5487 www.rockfordstandard.com

Wedding Stories: Dreamy Wedding Backdrops

We’ve looked high and low for some of this area’s most spectacular wedding destinations. Discover some of our favorites, and discover exclusive content from the stories of couples who recently said “I do.”






Maxons Restaurant & Riverboat

1469 N IL Route 2 Oregon, IL 61061 www.maxons.net 815-732-6761

Dreamy Wedding Destinations

We’ve looked high and low for some of this area’s most spectacular wedding destinations. Discover seven of our favorites, and discover exclusive content from the stories of couples who recently said “I do.”






Giovanni’s Restaurant & Convention Center

610 N. Bell School Road, Rockford, Ill.
(815) 398-6411
www.giodine.com