Digital Access

Digital Access
Access daily-chronicle.com from all your digital devices and receive breaking news and updates from around the area.

Home Delivery

Home Delivery
Local news, prep sports, Chicago sports, local and regional entertainment, business, home and lifestyle, food, classified and more!

Text Alerts

Text Alerts
Choose your news! Select the text alerts you want to receive: breaking news, prep sports scores, school closings, weather, and more.

Email Newsletters

Email Newsletters
We'll deliver news & updates to your inbox. Sign up for free e-newsletters today.
Features

NIU Annuitants plan trip to Asheville

Reservations are being accepted for the Northern Illinois University Annuitants Association trip to Asheville, North Carolina, from Nov. 3 to 8.

The trip is open to NIU Annuitants and their friends.

The group will enjoy daily continental breakfasts plus three dinners. The trip includes a guided tour of Asheville, including a stop at St. Lawrence Basilica. The group will enjoy a guided drive on the Blue Ridge Parkway and a visit to the famous Folk Art Center, a full-day visit to the Biltmore Estate and a guided tour of Art Deco Asheville.

George Vanderbilt introduced his new home to family and friends on Christmas Eve 1895 with a wonderful celebration – Christmas at Biltmore. The group will see America’s largest home decorated with dozens of Christmas trees, hundreds of wreaths, bows and poinsettias, miles of evergreen garland, and thousands of ornaments.

The trip costs $499 per person, double occupancy, $649 for single occupancy.

To reserve a spot or for questions, contact Steven Johnson at sjohnso11@niu.edu or call Carder Travel Ltd. at 815-756-1547.

Loading more