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Gurnee Mills Updates Mall

Gurnee Mills Mall, the fourth largest mall in Illinois is in the process of adapting to several changes that have been under construction since earlier this year. The first of these changes, a kids play area, was completed three weeks ago. Located near the middle of the mall, the play area features a walled in, […]

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Holiday Inn Gurnee & Spice

Last week I had the opportunity to visit the newly renovated Holiday Inn in Gurnee. Located on Grand Avenue across from Gurnee Mills Mall, the Holiday Inn is a 10,000 sq. ft. of meeting space with 210 rooms. This location features the largest indoor swimming pool in Lake County with an impressive depth of seven […]

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World War II Aircraft Recovered from Lake Michigan

Today marks the 71st anniversary of the attack at Pearl Harbor. Thousands of veterans and visitors alike visit the historic site on this day to pay tribute to the lives that were lost. In coordination with this historic day, the National Naval Aviation Museum with the Naval History and Heritage Command recovered a World War […]

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The Westfield Mall by: Anna H.

Are you having trouble looking for something to do on vacation in Lake County? Well, the Westfield Hawthorn Mall is the place for you and here are my reasons why! It is located in Lake County, Vernon Hills, IL. To begin with, the Westfield Mall has a lot of stores for shopping, electronics and just […]

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Local Latin American Flavor

Located near the southeast corner of Six Flags Great America in Gurnee, IL, off of Washington and Riverside is a healthy alternative option for a quick bite to eat called Momcorn. Momcorn serves primarily Latin American and Mexican themed foods that generally focus on utilizing corn as a primary ingredient. The end result is a […]

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Winter Wonderland by: Leah W. & Matthew F.

I think you should go to the Winter Wonderland in Vernon Hills, because of all the fun stuff to see. I suggest you go there because it’s easy to get in and enjoy, you can do lots of activities while you are in the car and you can spend lots of time with your family. […]

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