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Top 10 Things To Do in June 2017

Lake County has a jam-packed schedule this June! If you’re searching for some summer fun, you’ve come to the right place. At this time of year, we pull out our summer garb (if it still fits) and head outdoors to bask in the warm Lake County sun. Lake County heats up in the summer months with outdoor […]

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Wilmot Mountain Renovations Unveiled

It’s winter in Lake County (although it seems like fall right now) and everyone has been anticipating the $13 million Wilmot Mountain renovations. Ladies and gentlemen, the Wilmot Mountain renovations are complete as they’ve opened the 2016-17 season with an expansion and facelift. Grab your skis (or snowboards and tubes), goggles and bomber hats folks […]

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Best Fall Bike Trails in Lake County

When the leaves change yellow and orange, it is the viewing party of a life time traveling on the best fall bike trails in Lake County. We all can’t get out to the New England to see their legendary foliage (and frankly we don’t need to), but Lake County packs a kaleidoscopic punch of their […]

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Places to Watch the Chicago Cubs

***Updated April 10, 2017*** The Chicago Cubs are 2016 World Series Champions! So many depressing seasons are just past tense now because the Cubbies are rockin.’ This time, they’re the favorite (don’t want to jinx it but it’s true) and they’ve been fantastic. In Lake County there are plenty of places to celebrate with like-minded folks who bleed […]

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Guide to the Village of Gurnee

THE JOKER Free Fly Coaster 💯 A post shared by Six Flags Great America (@sfgreat_america) on Jul 6, 2017 at 7:23pm PDT Gurnee is wonderful town located right off of  I-94 and Grand Avenue. The town is known for visitor favorites that include Six Flags Great America and Gurnee Mills. However, there is a slew of other eateries, […]

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Golf Courses in Lake County

Just because school is reconvening for the youngsters, it’s still August. Golf courses in Lake County are everyone’s sanctuary. Well in some cases… because in my case it conjures up my deepest rage – but that’s because I’m bad. In our area, Lake County has 46 scenic courses with pristine wall-to-wall fairways. With the beauty, […]

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