Did you know...
The Midwest Region has several different nicknames, including "Heartland," "America's Breadbasket," and "Middle America!"
The Midwest produces more corn each year than any other region!
Roller skates were invented in the Midwest!
Chicago is both the largest city and unofficial capital of the Midwest!
No matter where you are in Michigan, you'll always be within 85 miles of one of the Great Lakes!
Twinkies were invented in the Midwest!
Family Matters, Happy Days, and the Bob Newhart Show were all made in the Midwest!
There are 385 guest rooms in the Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island in Michigan and none of them are decorated the same way!
Go to http://www.tripcart.com/Midwest-States,Fun-Facts-Index.html for some more fun facts about the Midwest!