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R.I.P. Tiny the Spider

If you are like me, you remember seeing Tiny the Spider hanging on to the American Eagle every September for Six Flags Fright Fest. For me it was a sign that fall was right around the corner and soon to be upon us. I loved seeing Tiny every year, as she has been there for […]

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A lot of fun family events happening this weekend.

Fall is in the air and they is plenty of family fun activities happening around Lake County this weekend. Here are some of my favorites for this weekend. It looks like it will be a busy weekend for my family. 1. Experience an evening of art, music, theatre, film and dance at Waukegan’s monthly ArtWauk […]

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Cuneo Mansion

Cuneo Mansion & Gardens by: Ryan P.

Breathtaking artworks, sweet smelling gardens, amazing historical facts, and you can even have your wedding here at the Cuneo Mansion.  You will never be disappointed. You can go from one thing to the next and you will be occupied and amazed. If you are a teacher, I would recommend this as a good place to […]

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Century Park by Alex

Century Park by: Alex

Have you ever been to Century Park? It is the best! If you have been there you know it has the best scenery, sports areas and it is the biggest park in Vernon Hill Park District. First, some of the most pleasing parts in the park are the lakes, forests and the flat land is […]

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Picture courtesy of Nicholas B.

Independence Grove by: Matthew H.

Majestic horses, one-of-a-kind 115 acre lake, bike trails and amazing sightseeing. If you guessed Independence Grove than you are right. This exquisite attraction is located off of Buckley Road in Libertyville, Illinois. Unlike other places it is open to all ages. It is open daily from 6:30am until sunset. For residents of Lake County it […]

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