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Back to School Shopping in Lake County 2019

“Back to school, back to school. To prove to dad that I’m not a fool. I’ve got my lunch packed up, and my boots tied tight. Hope I don’t get in a fight.” – Adam Sandler in “Billy Madison.”  Oh boy, here we go again. The end of summer is right around the corner for […]

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Top 10 Things To Do in April 2019

Happy April Lake County! There is a slew of things to do in April. In the words of the late, great Robin Williams, “Spring is nature’s way of saying ‘Let’s Party’!” The party is here in Lake County, IL. Besides the apparent spike in temperature, spring marks the opening of Six Flags Great America in Gurnee, […]

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Unique Dessert Options During Restaurant Week

#DessertGoals are met with an array of unique dessert options for Lake County Restaurant Week. There’s no better way to finish your three-to-four course meal than with something sweet to satisfy your soul. Many of our Lake County Restaurant Week participants are renowned as the hostess with the moistest cakes, the sultans of crunchdom, the experts that create […]

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34 Valentine’s Day Ideas in Lake County

To start our list of 34 ideas for Valentine’s Day in Lake County 2019, let’s think of a few of our favorite corny love songs. Tremendously lousy love songs can always bring a smile to your significant other’s face (or they’ll provide you with the perpetual eye roll).   View this post on Instagram   […]

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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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Ice Rinks in Lake County

Did you know that Lake County has over 30 ice skating locations? On a beautiful winter’s day, there’s no better place to be scooting over frozen water. It is time to make your best U.S. Olympic Figure Skater Bradie Tennell triple lutz impression. It’s an opportunity to slap shot like Chicago Blackhawk’s star Jonathan Toews. […]

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