A star-studded lineup is headed to Crystal Lake's downtown venue, bringing with it an array of holiday favorites, musical tributes and talented young performers. ...

Lori and Kate McConville's mission isn't about selling toys. It's about shaping the future minds of tomorrow. Here's how they do it. ...

What’s life without a little adventure? And what’s summer without at least a little travel? Take the family along on our brand-new scavenger hunt and spend a day, a weekend or the rest of the summer exploring new scenery, digging up new clues to our past and encountering more than a few fun ways to reconnect with each other. ...

One of the most significant decisions in life is how we’ll be cared for when we can no longer care for ourselves. Explore some of our area’s top communities for senior living. ...

From a summer estate to a country club, a boys school, a church and now a community hub, this landmark in Crystal Lake continues to make its mark. ...

Check out these unusual and inventive stores around our area. ...

Check out these unique destinations that reflect the genuine character of our region. ...

The newest outreach from Crystal Lake's performing arts center puts children centerstage – literally – as they explore their interests in performance, music and more. ...

The latest warm-weather looks are full of color, cheerfulness and style. Tour through this year's spring fashion inside. ...

Sherree Rothstein and her staff have spent more than 25 years helping local women to embrace their stylish side. The secret to their success: customer service. ...