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College Football in Lake County

Football is back and it’s about time. While I struggle through millions of mock drafts to see if I make the best picks for my fantasy team, college and high school teams are working in their first games of the season. Lake County is no stranger to football.  Halas Hall, in our very own Lake […]

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Meet the New Dave & Buster’s in Vernon Hills

When I was a kid, nothing beat a trip to the neighborhood arcade – playing skeeball with friends, collecting tickets to redeem for prizes and trying to maintain the high score on Pacman. Who says those fun times have to end when you grow up? This March, Dave & Buster’s opened a brand new location […]

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Winter Fun-derland!

This weekend is supposed to finally warm up a bit!  Just enough for us to get out and enjoy all of the fun things that winter has to offer. (Family Fun Ideas Here)  Before heading out to a Lake County Forest Preserve location for a winter hike or a twirl on the ice, call the 24-hour […]

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Jim Cornelison singing anthem at Blackhawk Roadwatch Party April 9 2013 at Libertyville Sports Complex

Congratulations Blackhawks!

It’s been one hockey of a season for the Blackhawks!  I can’t tell you how many nights I spent glued to my TV, holding my breath until that beautiful moment when the red light flashed and that wonderful horn sound told me that the Hawks had scored another goal. It reminds me of the time […]

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Windy City Salmon Fishing Charter

Salmon Fishing With Captain Rick

Fishing for coho salmon remains very good as we move through the end of May.  Weather  stability remains key to keeping the fish concentrated but we seem to have a healthy quantity near Waukegan at the moment. With this spring being about 2-3 weeks behind and cold water and bait abundant, I think we could […]

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