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    Outdoor Escape in Grafton, Illinois

  • Sweetest Day Rockford

    Celebrate “Sweetest Day” in Rockford, Illinois

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    Passion Passport’s Autumn Adventure in Galena and Starved Rock

  • Fall colors are here to stay

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    Explore Illinois with the Mile Markers…



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Bar Toma, Chicago – Mangia!

The Gelato Bar For many who have visited Michigan Avenue in Chicago, you’ll remember Levy Restaurants’ signature French brasserie, Bistro 110.  Sadly, we had to say goodbye to the roasted garlic and steak frites, along with chef Dominique Touge (for …


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Chicago does Sundance

It’s a third-year tradition now, a girls trip up to Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah.  We go out the opening weekend to ski, attend a few fun parties, hang out on Main Street, eat at some fabulous restaurants …