How Princeton became a cycling hub

How Princeton became a cycling hub

Any bicycle tour loves to have plenty of local riders.And in Princeton, that includes the mayor.“I participate every year. My wife and I do …
Scout's honor

Scout's honor

Every Boy Scout and Scout leader has heard the tale of how more than a century ago an American businessman, lost in a London fog, was approached by a uniformed English boy who took him to his destination.
Craftsman Drake Stuedemann now calls Starved Rock Country home

Craftsman Drake Stuedemann now calls Starved Rock Country home

Drake Stuedemann's quiet thoughtfulness and attention to detail are some of the first traits one may notice when meeting him. Whether he is intently studying design notes in his journal or carefully chiseling away just the exact amount of wood for a glass inlay on a table top, th…
History with a twist in Ottawa

History with a twist in Ottawa

The sound of tire tread crunching on small pieces of gravel mixes with the promise of an approaching afternoon rainfall. One by one the four bicycles make their way onto the Illinois & Michigan Canal, stopping just north of where Canal Avenue and Canal Street intersect in Ottawa.