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Top 10 Things To Do in April 2018

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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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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Cross Country Skiing in LC

Ginny being adorable… Wandering in the woods and snow! A post shared by Derek Olson (@derekmolson) on Jan 15, 2018 at 4:59pm PST Time to blow the dust off those skis, winter has finally arrived and we can scoot through Lake County by cross-country skiing. It seems that January is the month where Lake County […]

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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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2017 Lake County Guide to the Fourth of July

“Hurrah for the flag of the free. May it wave as our standard forever,” (cue the wicked piccolo solo). You’ll be humming everyone’s favorite Sousa ‘smash single,’ (Stars & Stripes Forever) as you scour through our 2017 Lake County guide to the Fourth of July. We all live for that moment when we look to […]

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