midwest

Hardest Places in Illinois to Pronounce
Okay, maybe here in Illinois we don't torture the tongue with places like Ypsilanti, Oconomowoc, Menomonee, and Waukesha, but we do have a few places that, for folks outside Illinois, seem to be a little tough to pronounce.
The Worst Place to Raise Kids in the Midwest?
I get the feeling that if there weren't bad news, Illinois would have no news at all. The latest in the barrage of negatives here in Illinois is this: we are the worst place to raise children in the Midwest.
Kevin Hoffman at Reboot Illinois, drawing from a report at Wallethub...