What do you get when you combine a pandemic, low housing inventory, generational shifts and available land? The answer is one of the hottest spots for homebuilding in Illinois. ...

The 90-year-old venue is ready to start off its next century thanks to a recent refresh of its interior. Take a peek inside and see what's on the calendar this season. ...

Known for nearly six decades as an exclusive, members-only experience, this East Dundee landmark now invites the general public to enjoy its special dining atmosphere. ...

When it comes to pulmonary medicine, new advancements happening in our region are helping to treat serious conditions, catch cancer earlier and prevent serious illness. ...

Forget about Vail and the Rocky Mountains. Let the powder fly at these top Midwestern destinations, all close to home but just far enough to make a quick escape. ...

When Dan DeSerto couldn't find the resources he needed for his woodworking projects, he launched his own business. It's now a one-stop-shop for quality materials, expert advice, woodworking lessons and much more. ...

Photography is more than a job for Rockford photographer Mindy Joy. It’s her passion. Here, she shares some of her favorite wedding images. ...

Inspired by winter gatherings in the 1930s, this gathering of great minds focuses on big ideas of the day, with some help from a few high-profile speakers. ...

It was a cold, but not very snowy winter when a Hollywood crew converged on Woodstock to produce what became a cult classic in cinema. Thirty years later, Groundhog Day is far more than a beloved film. It’s the heart of a family-friendly winter festival, the inspiration for a stage play and a chance for Woodstock to repeat its 15 ...

It's a hot spot of activity all summer long, and it keeps the entertainment coming through the cold winters. This downtown Rockford spot is a favorite to locals and travelers on many levels. ...