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Six Flags: Great America Opening Day

Six Flags Great America Opening Soon

Winter 2013 started off innocently enough with the first major snow storm dropping in January, but once it started, these last couple of months have felt like winter would never end. With the weather predicted to finish its final snowfall today followed by temperatures warming up later this week, it’s finally time to start planning […]

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Lincoln Tomb

Abraham Lincoln in Lake County

Starting last Saturday, The Abraham Lincoln: Self-Made in America Exhibit opened its doors at The Grayslake Heritage Center for the final of only eleven stops across the country. This nationally traveling exhibition features reproductions of famous Lincoln possessions, including his surveying instruments and the gloves he wore the night he was assassinated. Unfortunately, I missed […]

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Slides at KeyLime Cove Indoor WaterPark Resort

Spring Break in ‘Fun-Shine’ at KeyLime Cove

Depending on which school district you’re located within, it’s about that time of year again when kids are off school for spring break. For kids, this is a week they’ve been looking forward to since Christmas break! For parents, it’s that one week of the year where many working adults take a week off work […]

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Mickey Finns in Downtown Libertyville

Weekend Watch: Our top things to do this weekend

1. St. Patrick’s Day Weekend at Mickey Finns and Around Lake County. Saturday, March 16 through Sunday, March 17, come out for two full days of Irish food, drink specials and Irish music. Mickey Finn’s Brewery, 412 N. Milwaukee Ave., Libertyville. March 16 at noon, a St. Patrick’s Day parade will start at Palombi School […]

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Libertyville is One of America’s Comeback Towns

A large reason that America has been such an economic success story for the greater part of the past hundred years is because of our country’s strong connection to small towns and small businesses based in a free market. In recent years, with a struggling economy in our great nation, many small businesses have fought […]

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