Aurora’s Paramount Theatre and its Paramount School of the Arts now offer a wide array of classes for people of all ages. ...

Among the rolling, pastoral hills outside Woodstock, in between corn and soybean fields, lie farms that are ripe with another kind of fruit: berries. It’s time to bring your basket and pack the car for a scenic and delicious experience. ...

The Bramble Patch boasts the largest collection of Polish pottery in Wisconsin. Meet the mother and daughter team behind this unique business and find out how a sweet condiment got this venture started. ...

Always the heart of this busy city, downtown Aurora is celebrating a new chapter in its story, as it welcomes increasing numbers of new visitors, and along with them, new attractions, small businesses and residences. ...

Downtown Aurora's performing arts center is far more than a house for touring shows. Its Broadway Series is drawing audiences from a wide geography – and the admiration of Chicago's top theater critics. ...

It's a big job preparing your home for the holidays, but there are businesses in our region that help to make the season bright -- and do so easily. We caught up with a few to learn what it takes to make a great holiday home. ...

It's the most wonderful time of the year to experience Elgin Symphony Orchestra. Get a glimpse of what's on the lineup for the holiday season. ...

When Midway Village Museum holds its annual World War II Days this September, it will bring together the largest such re-enactment in the Midwest. Find out what activities are available this year and how you can experience living history. ...

Guided by a vision to sell meaningful, long-lasting toys that truly encourage a child’s development, this mother-daughter duo have staked a strong position in a rapidly changing marketplace. ...

An estimated 5.7 million people are living with dementia, yet few know how to handle the challenges that come along with it. White Oaks, in McHenry, provides care for dementia patients and resources for their families. ...