Gurnee Mills

Easter brunch

Easter Weekend Events April 12 & 13

Easter Happenings Ready… Set…. HUNT!  The Easter Bunny has been hopping from one town to the next here in Lake County, and with Easter just around the corner he has big plans for upcoming Easter Egg Hunts and chances to get your picture taken with the Bunny himself. Lake Zurich’s Easter Egg Hunt Saturday, April […]

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FitNation at Gurnee Park District

Working out while vacationing during Spring Break

Spring break is here for most children and their school districts and you are looking for an opportunity to enjoy that time with the family. On the flip side you know going away for a week on vacation means not being able to stick to your drive of accomplishing your fitness goals you set upon […]

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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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Penguins at Gurnee Mills Mall!

Today only, Thursday, January 24th come out to Gurnee Mills Mall before 9:00 p.m. to see live penguins for free! Being such a huge penguin enthusiast myself, seeing these cute birds up close in person was quite a treat. Sponsored by SeaWorld, this exhibit is making several stops across the county to promote “Antarctica: Empire […]

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My favorite walking place.

Gurnee Miles

By Dobie Maxwell – How quickly time passes. When I was a kid in the 1970s, my grandfather had what was then an amazing new medical procedure called heart bypass surgery. The doctor’s description of it at the time was downright frightening with all the cracking open of a breast bone like crab legs […]

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