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84 Lake County Events That Will Make Your 2018 Awesome

Looking for ways to get through these the cold weather blues in Lake County? We look forward to the year, for example, these 84 Lake County events that will make your 2018 awesome. There’s plenty of big things happening in Lake County. Great Wolf Lodge is moving to Gurnee this summer. Six Flags Great America is […]

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12 Things at Christmas, Lake County Gave To Me…

Happy Hannukkah to our Jewish friends! We’re also rapidly approaching December 25! If you’re looking for holiday shopping ideas, click here to view 25-holiday gifts under $25. We all love the holiday song the “12 Days of Christmas,” and we’re down to just six days until the big day. We may not call our area, […]

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Top 10 Things To Do in December 2017

Tis the season to be in Lake County. Lake County is home to a plethora of Christmas traditions, holiday festivities, meet and greets with jolly old St. Nick, shopping sprees, delectable eats and other activities perfect for the whole family. Despite what you may have on your top 10 things to do in December list […]

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Things To Do This Weekend November 10-12

The holiday season is upon us, and Lake County has about as many events lined up as you have tasks on your to-do list. Take a break from it all this weekend and check out some of the fun that Lake County offers Veterans Day is this weekend, and you can find relating events, here. […]

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NAVAL STATION GREAT LAKES, Ill., -- Rear Adm. Norman R. Hayes, Director, National Security Operations Center, National Security Agency, talks with recruits at Recruit Training Command (RTC) Feb. 13 following a capping ceremony at Battle Stations 21. Battle Stations 21 is held entirely on USS Trayer (BST 21), an Arleigh Burke-Class destroyer simulator. Battle Stations 21 is the culmination of all training received at the Navy’s only boot camp. It is a grueling 12-hour test, now held entirely in Trayer, of a recruit’s skills in several shipboard evolutions, including fighting fires and stopping floods. It is also the final evolution that marks the recruit’s final rite of passage into the Navy. Hayes was also the reviewing officer for graduation at RTC, the Navy’s only boot camp. Official U.S. Navy photo by Scott A. Thornbloom, Naval Service Training Command Public Affairs Office. (RELEASED)

Veterans Day in Lake County

‘Land of the Free and home of the Brave’ reigns true here in Lake County as we celebrate the day dedicated to the brave men and women that have defended our freedom. To all of those that been a member of the U.S. Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, and Coast Guard, we genuinely thank you […]

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Guide To The Village of Grayslake

Did anyone see the fabulous #sunset last night!? 🌅 . #sunset #nature #natureisbeauty #feelingfestive #lifeintheburbs A post shared by Grayslake Illinois (@downtowngrayslake) on Nov 28, 2017 at 7:23am PST The Village of Grayslake is located about 40 miles north of Chicago and is a beautiful town equipped with a downtown area, majestic vegetation (like Almond […]

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