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Great Lakes Naval Museum Photos

The Great Lakes Naval Museum is open to the public free of charge Wednesdays through Saturdays at the Main Gate of Naval Station Great Lakes. Stay tuned next week for our YouTube Video Blog about the Great Lakes Naval Museum!

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01-31-13 blog

Deer Park Mall By: Brendan W.

Do you like shopping? If so, Deer Park Mall is the place for you when you are visiting Lake County. To begin with, the restaurants are fantastic. You will find something to eat because there is pizza, sushi, Mexican and Italian food. If you’re looking for a quick bite you should try Go Roma, Noodles […]

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Six Flags Great America to Hire Starting this Weekend

Applications for a limited number of singers, dancers, musicians, animated character performers, show technicians, wardrobe, and make-up artists will take place on February 2nd. Click here for more information or call (847) 249-1776 x7469. Six Flags Great America provides continuous opportunities for employment with over 3,000 people employed each season. Candidates can learn about a […]

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Patterson Glass Hearts

A week and a half ago, I had the pleasure of stopping by Patterson Glass in Mundelein, which introduced me to a brand new experience: glass blowing. Patterson Glass is currently offering this unique opportunity to its guests who want to create a glass heart for Valentine’s Day. Not only will you have an original […]

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Visit Lake County President Maureen with President Lincoln

Lincoln exhibit coming to Lake County

I had the opportunity today to stop by the Grayslake Heritage Center & Museum and learn about the exhibit, Abraham Lincoln: Self-Made in America, that is coming to the museum March 23 – June 16, 2013. I am personally fascinated with Abraham Lincoln and the means by which he achieved his goals; and can not […]

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Penguins at Gurnee Mills Mall!

Today only, Thursday, January 24th come out to Gurnee Mills Mall before 9:00 p.m. to see live penguins for free! Being such a huge penguin enthusiast myself, seeing these cute birds up close in person was quite a treat. Sponsored by SeaWorld, this exhibit is making several stops across the county to promote “Antarctica: Empire […]

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