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Sox And The City

    Like millions of other little boys in America (and more than a few girls too), I was bitten by the baseball bug at an early age. I don’t remember exactly how old I was, but it was a single digit for sure when every waking hour in the summer was spent watching, learning and […]

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Independence Grove

With all the beautiful weather we’ve had in Lake County lately there is no excuse not to enjoy the natural beauty of the area.  On your next day off pack up the whole family and head to Independence Grove in Libertyville! Centered on a 115 acre lake surrounded by prairie and woodlands Independence Grove is not […]

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Pyramid Pleasure

Everyone and their third cousin’s best friend’s parole officer seems to have a ‘bucket list’ these days. I can’t speak for anyone else, but times are a little tight in my world. I’d consider it a major victory if I could find a way come up with an actual bucket at this point. Everything after […]

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KeyLime Cove by Charlie N.

I think that all of you fantastic people out there would really like KeyLime Cove in Gurnee, Lake County, Illinois and here are my reasons why. My first reason is KeyLime Cove has a GIGANTIC water park. The water slides lead outside of the building, then they lead back into the building. There is a […]

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It's Rummage Season!

Summer in Lake County is an eclectic explosion of several spectacular seasons all rolled into a single one, and it’s extremely difficult if not impossible not to find at least something that tickles one’s fancy on some level just by looking around a little. There are all kinds of exciting options. Depending on what a […]

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