Beyond Chicago

Long Grove

Long Grove is a village community that provides open space and historical character – and no real estate tax.

Naperville

Naperville is one of the best known suburbs of Chicago. It’s received accolades from Money Magazine, Modern Maturity, and Home Computing. Generally perceived as one of the best Chicagoland areas in which to live, Naperville is not just a bedroom community.

Oak Park

What do Frank Lloyd Wright, Ernest Hemingway, and the Continental Divide have in common?

Oak Park!

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Four Last Minute Labor Day Trips from Chicago

Summer’s nearly over and you don’t have any Labor Day weekend plans yet? Not to worry. We’ve got you covered with fun last-minute get aways that are just a few hours away. Rescue the holiday weekend with any of these day trips from Chicago.

Midwest Ski Resorts

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Boyne Mountain & Boyne Highlands
Boyne Falls, MI
(800)462-6963

Cascade Mountain
Portage, WI
(800)992-2754

Starved Rock, IL

If you want to take a walk in the park, Chicago has 11,916 acres and 44 walking paths. If you really want to hike, and see canyons made by nature and not by skyscrapers, trek over to Starved Rock State Park.

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