Discover Illinois travel, festivals, events, history, hobbies, art and people.
Total Eclipse in the Heartland
Plan to watch the solar total eclipse from several spots in Illinois this August.
Young Adults Take the Lead in 4-H Agriculture Teen Teachers Program
The 4-H Agriculture Teen Teachers program allows youth to teach younger students about agriculture.
5 Things You Didn’t Know About Chicago’s Water System
Read how Chicago's water system has grown with the population to keep water clean for various uses.
Cubs vs. Cardinals Rivalry Exhibit Coming to Springfield Museum
A new exhibit at the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum highlights the longtime Cubs-Cardinals rivalry.
Small Cities in Illinois Known for Their Beautiful Murals
If a picture is worth a thousand words, then Illinois is like an open book just waiting to...
Less Means More in Minimalist Farnsworth House
Minimalist house maximizes nature – and inspires generations.
Classic cars, fine wines and outdoor recreation make Effingham a fun-filled weekend getaway.
Shopping and Swapping in Adams County
Hunt for treasures at the Adams County Olde Tyme Association Spring Swap Meet and Flea Market.
A Prescription for Produce at Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital Market
The Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital Market has become a destination for wellness.
Fighting Flooding at Farnsworth
Farnsworth House fights ongoing battle with flooding in 1996.