Becker Jewelers In Breese, Illinois: A Gem Of A Store!

Mother’s Day, graduations, weddings—these spring events are just a few of the many wonderful reasons to walk into Becker Jewelers in Breese, Illinois. The family owned business is now in its 70th year of business and an anchor in the … Continue reading

Treasures Abound At Warehouse 300 in Trenton, IL

Warehouse 300 celebrated its Grand Opening in November, 2018, and already it is a favorite go-to for home decor. The vintage marketplace in Trenton is a collection of  local vendors and artisans who rent the space to showcase their selections … Continue reading

Clinton County, IL Wineries Host Spring Events

Tastings, dining and music are all part of springtime events at our four local wineries. Take advantage of the good weather and enjoy a day or evening at one of the following fun events. Hidden Lake Winery in Aviston is … Continue reading

5 Of The Best Sandwiches In Clinton County, IL

Stacked, grilled, shredded, layered, slow-cooked and served with pride. There are so many delicious sandwich options in Clinton County, Dagwood would be dancing with joy. Here are five popular picks. When it’s burger time we’re heading to Wally’s Drive-In, a … Continue reading

Governor’s Run Golf Club: Clinton County’s Premier Course

Whether you’re a Sunday duffer or a diehard golfer, it’s always a treat to tee up at Governor’s Run Golf Club in Carlyle, Illinois. The semi-private 18-hole championship course has a wonderful mix of prairie and woodlands, creeks and lakes—all … Continue reading

Spring In Clinton County, IL Is Filled With Fun Events!

Pull out your calendar and get ready, because this spring is filled with a wide range of events here in Clinton County, from mid-March through to summer. Here are a few highlights. In an upcoming blog, we’ll cover future events … Continue reading

What’s Brewing At Excel Bottling Company In Breese, IL

Excel Bottling Company has been keeping families in the region happy with its flavorful sodas for more than 80 years. But a great deal of excitement at the company these days is around its growing craft beer business. Excel Brewing … Continue reading

Take A Break At RAIL Coffee Room In Centralia, IL

Not only does RAIL Coffee Room serve up some delicious drinks and food, it serves up a big slice of Centralia history too. Opened in April, 2017, the eclectic coffee house evokes a comfortable, city vibe with its industrial style … Continue reading