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Ice Rinks in Lake County

Did you know that Lake County has over 30 ice skating locations? On a beautiful winter’s day, there’s no better place to be scooting over frozen water. It is time to make your best U.S. Olympic Figure Skater Bradie Tennell triple lutz impression. It’s an opportunity to slap shot like Chicago Blackhawk’s star Jonathan Toews. […]

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Guide to the City of Waukegan

Known for its historical and beautiful downtown Main Street, Waukegan hosts countless events and activities for tourists and locals. A guide to the City of Waukegan is necessary when visiting this storied metropolis. Waukegan is one of Illinois’s oldest communities. The city was initially visited by Pere Marquette in 1673 (I know right? Way before […]

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Cross Country Skiing in LC

Ginny being adorable… Wandering in the woods and snow! A post shared by Derek Olson (@derekmolson) on Jan 15, 2018 at 4:59pm PST Time to blow the dust off those skis, winter has finally arrived and we can scoot through Lake County by cross-country skiing. It seems that January is the month where Lake County […]

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84 Lake County Events That Will Make Your 2018 Awesome

Looking for ways to get through these the cold weather blues in Lake County? We look forward to the year, for example, these 84 Lake County events that will make your 2018 awesome. There’s plenty of big things happening in Lake County. Great Wolf Lodge is moving to Gurnee this summer. Six Flags Great America is […]

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12 Things at Christmas, Lake County Gave To Me…

Happy Hannukkah to our Jewish friends! We’re also rapidly approaching December 25! If you’re looking for holiday shopping ideas, click here to view 25-holiday gifts under $25. We all love the holiday song the “12 Days of Christmas,” and we’re down to just six days until the big day. We may not call our area, […]

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Highland Park Beaches Guide

Highland Park has a wide range of experiences on the Lake Shore through four distinct beaches. These four beaches: Millard, Moraine, Park Avenue, and Rosewood have everything to make a wonderful lake shore experience. Millard Park Millard Park is a beautiful preserve that has both shoreline and forest to explore.  This beach is a non-swimming […]

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