Hawthorn Mall by: Rebecca M.

Have you ever been to a mall with over 140 stores all at once? If not, you should visit the Westfield Hawthorn Mall in Vernon Hills! The mall has dozens of stores to choose from. Not only can you shop, you can take a train ride around the mall. You can also go into the […]

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Embassy Suites – Deerfield

The Embassy Suites Chicago North Shore in Deerfield is nearing the end of a large overhaul renovation project on March 8th, 2013. This project included upgrades to the rooms, as well as a massively re-imagined common atrium. The standard room at this location is a suite featuring your choice of a king sized bed or […]

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Weekend Watch: Visit Lake County’s Weekend Activities

Explore the Story of Abraham Lincoln’s Funeral Train. At 2 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 23, Charlie Banks from the Lake County Civil War Roundtable will present a lecture with images about Abraham Lincoln’s funeral train. This program will mark the end of the “All Aboard! A History of Railroads in Grayslake” exhibition, while transitioning into […]

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A Musician’s Perspective on Performing at Aloha Falls

Aloha Falls is typically known throughout Libertyville as an outdoor miniature golf facility in the summer with glow in the dark indoor table golf games during the winter season. New to Aloha Falls are live music concerts on Friday and Saturday nights. Saturday, February 16th, my band Belmont Cross, had the opportunity to perform live […]

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Lake County Discovery Museum

Happenings today in Lake County (February 18)

With the kids off of school, there are several events happening in Lake County this President’s Day for the entire family to enjoy. Here is a list of just a few of the events that are free or inexpensive. Be sure to check out our website for more events and coupons. Lake County Discovery Museum […]

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