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Dine Like a Seasoned Traveler in Lake County

Sometimes you can’t make that big trip to Europe, that safari excursion in Africa, or that relaxing beach setting in Southeast Asia, Central America and/or the Caribbean Islands. However with Lake County Restaurant Week rapidly approaching, you can have the next best thing from the comfort of an Illinois eatery. Lake County Restaurant Week is March […]

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Dinner and a Show for Lake County Restaurant Week

“Food, glorious food! We’re anxious to try it. Three banquets a day — our favorite diet!” The food and beverage scene will be hopping as Lake County Restaurant Week begins next week! What some may not know, is Lake County’s theatre lineup during the 10 days to savor is unmatched. There are also musicians, comedians and bands gracing our […]

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National Hamburger Month in Lake County

It’s that time of year folks – National Hamburger Month! This is probably one of my food months out of the year (with exception only to November 12…National Pizza Day). There are plenty of places to look for a burger around Lake County. Some of them are mobile as well, so you can check them […]

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Tasty Tuesday: National Pancake Day in Lake County

Who doesn’t enjoy a buttery, fluffy, syrupy stack of flippin’ flapjacks? Today is National Pancake Day, so you should indulge your taste buds in Lake County. It’s interesting, because everyone has their own rendition of this sweet breakfast treat. There’s versions of pancakes in each continent (with I think the exception is Antarctica). Pancakes are […]

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