All posts by Celeste Huttes
New Philadelphia Association Preserves the Past
The nonprofit New Philadelphia Association continues its work to preserve, protect and interpret the site.
New Philadelphia: Fertile Ground for Freedom
New Philadelphia remembered as an inspiring part of national history.
Destination Freedom on Illinois’ Underground Railroad Sites
Illinois' Underground Railroad sites highlight hidden history.
Fun at the Illinois State Fair
For more than 150 years, Illinois families have shared a summertime tradition: the Illinois State Fair.
Youth Livestock Shows Offer Life Lessons
Livestock competition brings out the best in youth.
Farm to Fork Restaurants in Chicago and St. Louis
Check out a list of eateries from Chicago to St. Louis that embrace the farm-to-table concept.
Meet the Buyers Program Plants Seeds of Partnership
Meet the Buyers program connects farmers with retailers, restaurants and distributors looking for locally grown food.
Taylorville Ag Teacher is Outstanding in Her Field
Taylorville agriculture teacher, FFA adviser, cultivates leadership, life skills.
Partners for Progress Provides Hope, Healing and Horses
Partners for Progress hands the reins to kids with special needs.
Farmer-Restaurant Partnerships Encourage Going Local
Farmer-restaurant partnerships bridge the gap from farm to fork throughout the state.