Starved Rock State Park Campground: This campground isn’t actually inside the outstanding state park, a surprise to some campers we met, but it’s still a gem to us. Details: http://www.midwestliving.com/travel/around-the-region/24-best-midwest-campgrounds/?page=10
Flea Market To Fabulous Owner Jodi Cole talks about how she got her start repurposing antique and vintage home furnishings and admits it's more fun than work in State Journal Register's Chris Young's article, "Everything Old Is New Again," in the January 2012 issue of Springfield's Own Magazine--a publication that centers on the who's who of Springfield, Ill.
Illinois Databases. Click to search various county indexes to births, wills, and other records, as well as statewide indexes to marriages (1763-1900) and deaths (pre-1916 and 1916-1950). Use the Global Database Search to search all databases at one time.