Things To Do This Weekend June 15-17

This installment of things to do this weekend June 15-17 is dedicated to dear old dad. Happy Father’s Day to all papa bears in Lake County. Continue here to learn more about 24 ways to celebrate Father’s Day. There’s no summer in Lake County without the festivals. Lake County festivals are full of delectable bites, savory suds, […]

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Lake County Fair Guide 2015

The smell of funnel cakes in the air can only mean one thing: the 87th annual Lake County Fair is just around the corner! The 2015 Lake County Fair runs from Wednesday, July 29 through Sunday, August 2. The fair features something for every member of the family. See pro motocross in action, enjoy the Chicago […]

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Naval Station Great Lakes Fourth of July Family Celebration

Lake County is all about celebrating summer!  And you can’t get more “summery” than the 4th of July.  There are parades, events and celebrations around the county, but the Great Lakes Naval Base celebration is one of the biggest and most unique celebrations because the Naval Base usually isn’t open to the public!  Enjoy all […]

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Knowin' In The Wind

By Dobie Maxwell –    Yesterday evening right after a delicious dinner – probably about 6:30ish or so – I unmistakably ‘felt it’. I hoped it wasn’t what I’d thought it was, but there was no doubt. As soon as I felt it, I knew exactly what it was and my blood ran cold. […]

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