Party in the USA: Attend the Happy Illinois Bicentennial Birthday Bash

Flag of Illinois on satin texture.

The Prairie State is the birthplace of many well-known and influential people. Who, you ask? Well, Illinois is the home of Abraham Lincoln, Oprah, Ernest Hemingway, Ray Bradbury, and Ronald Reagan, to name a few. It’s also the home of the Cubs, the Bulls, and the White Sox. This year, the proud state of Illinois […]

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Explore Local History and Culture at The McCormick House

Winding Staircase at Cantigny Park

The Chicagoland area is rich in local history. From museums and art exhibits to historic taverns, the chance to explore history is everywhere! One local point of interest is the McCormick House. Here, you’ll learn about the McCormick family as well as a thing or two about the newspaper they made famous.   Visit the […]

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Gourmet Dog Bakeries Near Naperville

West Highland White Terrier with macaroons. Dog Bakeries concept

There’s no denying that dogs are man’s best friend. It’s hard to be sad when you’ve got your trusty canine companion at your side. There are plenty of dog parks near Brookdale on the Park for you and your furry friend to explore, but did you know that you also have easy access to gourmet […]

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