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Find your Christmas Tree in Lake County

“The most enjoying traditions of the season are best enjoyed in the warm embrace of kith and kin. Thith tree is a thymbol of the thpirit of the Griswold family Chrithmath.” If you don’t remember that quote, it’s from the incomparable Clark Griswold (or Chevy Chase) from Christmas Vacation. Christmas trees have a sort of […]

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Lake County Tree Lighting Ceremonies 2015

‘This little light of mine, I’m gonna let it shine.’ Well in Lake County’s case, the size and stature of the lights are at a bigger display. Alicia Keys was notable for her song about New York where she exclaimed, ‘The big lights will inspire you.” I always thought that was sort of a funny […]

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Your 2015 Holiday Guide to Lake County

Happy Christmahannukkwanzadan from the good folks at Visit Lake County to you and yours. Boy, do we have a holiday season lined up for you. “I think I’m a big kid at heart, so I get very excited around the holidays,” is a spot on quote from Bobby Moynihan of Saturday Night Live. From Turkey […]

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Things to do this weekend May 22-25

This weekend we thank those who risked their lives in the service and remember those who have passed protecting our freedom in Lake County. Grayslake, Libertyville, Lindenhurst, Round Lake, Waukegan, Lincolnshire, Lake Zurich, Winthrop Harbor, Lake Villa, Wauconda, Mundelein and Barrington are all holding respective Memorial Day Parades and/or festivals and tours. It is also […]

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I Love Lake County Song Search Spotlight: Matt Sams

As said Wednesday, we will daily or twice daily be posting a spotlight on one of our 12. Continue here to read the bio about displaced Lake Villa resident Kyle Schardt (he’s just at college). In today’s edition, we journey down the road to  Mundelein an I Love Lake County Song Search Spotlight: Matt Sams. Matt Sams […]

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