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Travel: Sin City, a popular escape from the region

Travel: Sin City, a popular escape from the region

Las Vegas is a shape-shifter.

October 19, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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High-tech fun rivals view at Seattle Space Needle

High-tech fun rivals view at Seattle Space Needle

Visitors to Seattle's Space Needle are treated to a gorgeous view of this waterfront city when skies are clear and the sun is shining.

October 12, 2014 12:45 am Photos

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Smoky Mountains offer something for everybody

Smoky Mountains offer something for everybody

Nestled between the great state of Tennessee and the Tar Heel state of North Carolina is the wonderment of forest ridge upon forest ridge that…

October 05, 2014 8:50 am Photos

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London exhibit charts chilling allure of gothic

London exhibit charts chilling allure of gothic

There's a part of us that loves to be scared.

October 05, 2014 12:00 am

Sights and sounds abound at House on the Rock

Sights and sounds abound at House on the Rock

Tourists will easily feel they've been catapulted back in time while visiting Wisconsin's House on the Rock.

September 28, 2014 1:00 am Photos

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Cincy a Queen City for the arts

Cincy a Queen City for the arts

Today, Cincy is perhaps better known for its nine Fortune 500 headquarters, its well-regarded universities, its divisive chili, its much celeb…

September 21, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Shore Magazine's Letter from the Publisher, October/November 2014

Shore Magazine's Letter from the Publisher, October/November 2014

There is a wealth of information at the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore Visitor Center open daily from 8am-6pm (CT) during the summer, and th…

September 21, 2014 12:00 am

OctNov 2014 Shore Letter from the Editor

OctNov 2014 Shore Letter from the Editor

Has all the world become a stage? Or is it just my world? So many fantasies are such common currency. While in school all the women I knew int…

September 20, 2014 9:00 am Photos

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Wisconsin's Broadway Landmark: A hidden rural jewel, Ten Chimneys Estate offers glimpse at stage royalty's beloved home.

Wisconsin's Broadway Landmark: A hidden rural jewel, Ten Chimneys Estate offers glimpse at stage royalty's beloved home.

The late stage legends Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne are still referred to as "the first couple of the theater."

September 14, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Family trips with pets take some planning

Family trips with pets take some planning

One of the hardest parts about going on a vacation is leaving the family pet behind. While making the decision to travel with a pet can be fun…

September 07, 2014 9:37 am

Amusement parks transform for fall fun

Amusement parks transform for fall fun

The trend in recent years is to take full advantage of those pleasant fall weekends for some festive fun as the decor changes and some of the …

September 07, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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An American in (Disneyland) Paris

An American in (Disneyland) Paris

Most people thought my husband, Matt, and I were crazy for burning one of our four precious days in Paris at Disneyland during a recent trip.

August 31, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Disney World marathon provides fond look back at childhood

Disney World marathon provides fond look back at childhood

Technically, we spent two days at Walt Disney World. But the 17 hours my younger son, Peter, 21, and I spent at three Disney parks on July 3 s…

August 31, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Disney magic gets a complicated makeover

Disney magic gets a complicated makeover

Travelers to Walt Disney World in Florida will encounter new technology that has drastically transformed the guest experience at the sprawling resort.

August 31, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Annual Auburn weekend puts spotlight on collector cars

Annual Auburn weekend puts spotlight on collector cars

AUBURN, Ind. | Thousands of classic car buffs will converge on the tiny town of Auburn in northeast Indiana this weekend.

August 25, 2014 2:17 pm

Travel: Rock Hall highlights music and artists through the generations

Travel: Rock Hall highlights music and artists through the generations

Rock and roll's most formidable stories and its greatest influences of all time can be found in one spot.

August 24, 2014 12:00 pm Photos

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The French connection: Le Meridien ready to welcome guests to $25 million hotel unveiling in Oakbrook Center

The French connection: Le Meridien ready to welcome guests to $25 million hotel unveiling in Oakbrook Center

Brandon Kielkiewicz says one of the many reasons guests are so drawn to the hospitality of the Le Meridien hotel brand is because of the atten…

August 21, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Dramatic retreat: American Players Theatre beckons with classical, modern works

Dramatic retreat: American Players Theatre beckons with classical, modern works

Midwestern tourists with a passion for plays need not automatically think of Broadway for their theatrical enjoyment.

August 17, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Foil packet meals and bug spray: 10 places to set up camp

Foil packet meals and bug spray: 10 places to set up camp

We can thank glaciers and their meltwaters for carving and sculpting some of the most beautiful state parks in the Midwest.

August 09, 2014 10:00 pm Photos

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Hotel hospitality: Renaissance Chicago Downtown hotel inviting guests to 'discover' something new

Hotel hospitality: Renaissance Chicago Downtown hotel inviting guests to 'discover' something new

Summer travel plans extend beyond destinations.

August 03, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Robert E. Lee's Arlington home slated for restoration

Robert E. Lee's Arlington home slated for restoration

A historic plantation originally built as a monument to George Washington overlooking the nation's capital, a site that later was home to Conf…

July 26, 2014 5:38 pm Photos

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The Little Inn That Could: Harbor Shores builds a hotel like no other

The Little Inn That Could:  Harbor Shores builds a hotel like no other

Like many projects, the development at Harbor Shores, started as part of the vision of David Whitwam.

July 26, 2014 12:16 pm Photos

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Exhibit on real Johnny Appleseed will hit the road

Exhibit on real Johnny Appleseed will hit the road

If you picture Johnny Appleseed as a loner wearing a tin pot for a hat and flinging apple seeds while meandering through the countryside, expe…

July 24, 2014 6:24 pm Photos

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Shore Magazine's Letter from the Publisher, August/September 2014

Shore Magazine's Letter from the Publisher, August/September 2014

There is a wealth of information at the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore Visitor Center open daily from 8am-6pm (CT) during the summer, and th…

July 24, 2014 12:00 am

Review: Tech goodies to bring along on trips

Review: Tech goodies to bring along on trips

Your swimsuit and your sunscreen are in the luggage, and your boarding passes are all printed out.

July 20, 2014 5:32 pm Photos

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AugSept 2014 Shore Letter from the Editor

AugSept 2014 Shore Letter from the Editor

Let’s start with my most vivid Friday before Memorial Day memory when I went with a group of friends to tour, taste and sit on the terrace dec…

July 20, 2014 9:00 am Photos

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The Long Way to Paradise

The Long Way to Paradise

I had always wanted to go. Then the ads pushed me, inescapably, in the right direction.

July 19, 2014 9:30 pm Photos

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Practically Affordable: Here’s a dozen 2014 cars and crossovers that have it all for families

Practically Affordable: Here’s a dozen 2014 cars and crossovers that have it all for families

Smaller and taller is apparently the way the auto industry is headed these days.

July 15, 2014 6:00 am Photos

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Yosemite celebrates 150th anniversary

Yosemite celebrates 150th anniversary

Yosemite National Park on Monday marked 150 years since President Abraham Lincoln signed an act protecting the park for generations of visitors.

July 06, 2014 5:25 pm Photos

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Shore Magazine's Letter from the Publisher, July 2014

Shore Magazine's Letter from the Publisher, July 2014

There is a wealth of information at the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore Visitor Center open daily from 8am-6pm (CT) during the summer, and th…

June 22, 2014 12:00 pm

July 2014 Shore Letter from the Editor

July 2014 Shore Letter from the Editor

One bitterly cold, but not immobilizing, day during the winter I met with Susan Solon, marketing and communications director for the City of S…

June 21, 2014 9:00 am Photos

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The Fine Art of Artful Living: The Harbor Shores art collection

The Fine Art of Artful Living: The Harbor Shores art collection

In the words of travel writer Miriam Beard, "certainly, travel is more than the seeing of sights; it is a change that goes on, deep and perman…

June 13, 2014 5:17 pm Photos

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Toronto's triumph: Chicago's 'sister city' hosting this month's WorldPride 2014 international festival

Toronto's triumph: Chicago's 'sister city' hosting this month's WorldPride 2014 international festival

The familiar white stripe crosswalks in the heart of the Village neighborhood of Toronto are now sporting a rainbow design to welcome guests f…

June 08, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Amusing Adventures: Tame and thrilling, old and new rides await visitors at amusement parks

Amusing Adventures: Tame and thrilling, old and new rides await visitors at amusement parks

One of the summer season’s most popular destinations is the amusement park. Visitors travel far and wide to visit parks across the country and…

May 31, 2014 10:30 pm Photos

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