Archive for Tag Archives: ' USA-Midwest'

Muhammad Ali Legacy Tour

Louisville, Kentucky is home of a legend. By Renée S. Gordon On January 17, 1942 Cassius Marcellus Clay Jr. was born to Odessa O’Grady and Cassius Clay Sr. He was their firstborn; 18 months later his [...]

Museum Hopping in Kansas City, Missouri

“Here I Come” By Renée S. Gordon Visit a museum to get immersed in the events and individuals of another era that changed our way of life. Kansas City, Missouri boasts several museums that should not [...]

Black History Month in Kansas City, Missouri

By Renée S. Gordon Kansas City, Missouri is so filled with history and culture that there is no time when a visit is not wonderful. But the city has really “kicked it out” for Black History Month’s [...]

President’s Day in Abraham Lincoln’s Hometown

Spend President’s Day weekend, February 12-15, 2016, visiting a place steeped in presidential history: Abraham Lincoln’s hometown of Springfield, Illinois. Abraham Lincoln called Springfield home for about 30 years. Visit and you’ll get to know him as [...]

Door County, Wisconsin

Adventure for the unadventurous. By Sherri Telenko There are few activities more decadent than decompressing in a hot tub after a day of outdoor activity. I’m not really an outdoorsy person—unless my dog is with me, [...]

Madison Craft Beer Week

Three Cheers to Five Years! 5th annual Madison Craft Beer Week set for May 1-10, 2015 Ten-day, two weekend long festival highlights craft beer culture in Dane County, Wisconsin. Madison Craft Beer Week will celebrate its [...]

Hamilton County, Indiana

Culinary travel for grownups By Kate Burkhardt Hamilton County, Indiana invites grownups to grab a plate on the Prairie and take a guided taste tour through Hamilton County. Conner Prairie’s adults-only culinary series returns Conner Prairie Interactive History Park [...]

Mr. Lincoln’s Hometown

Celebrate Abraham Lincoln in Springfield, Illinois. President’s Day… This February soak up some presidential history and beat the winter blues by enjoying a getaway to “Mr. Lincoln’s Hometown.” Springfield, Ill., offers access to world-renowned historic sites [...]

D. B. Searle’s & Nick’s Third Floor

Drink & Dine in St. Cloud, Minnesota. By Hope S. Philbrick Historic downtown St. Cloud, Minnesota is home to a building that once belonged to D.B. Searle…who, you may be interested to know—especially if you love [...]

Insider’s Guide: Hamilton County, Indiana

Looking for adult fun in Hamilton County, Indiana? We’ve got the inside scoop! Ready your palates. When it comes to tasty venues that are exclusively “over 21,” Hamilton County, Indiana, happens to have several options. Kate Burkhardt, [...]

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