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Labor Day Weekend in Lake County 2019

Hooray for Labor Day weekend in Lake County: everyone’s favorite Monday of the year! Here’s a little bit of history behind the national “take it easy” day.  The inception of the Labor Day idea was in 1885. The first state to introduce the bill was New York, but Oregon passed it first on February 21, 1887. The emphasis […]

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Tasty Tuesdays: Taco Tuesdays in Lake County

This edition of tasty Tuesdays features one of everyone’s favorite treat: Tacos! What makes this date even better is that next Sunday, August 18, is National Fajita Day. Here’s an interesting tidbit: Mexico was the home of the taco creator it even predates European conquistadors. The dish is native to people living in the lake […]

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Things To Do This Weekend August 9-11

It’s another edition of things to do this weekend August 9-11, and we have to remind you all that it’s still the summertime! Although you can’t help but look towards the fall and replace all of your youngster’s school supplies. Click here to see all of the back to school deals in Lake County For […]

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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 August 2019

“Shall I compare thee to a summer’s day?” – Billy Shakes (or William Shakespeare if you’re looking for a government name source). Are we past the summer’s midway point? Not entirely, but August is jam-packed full of splendid warm-season events for you and the family to put on the docket. The festivals reign supreme in Lake […]

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Tasty Tuesdays: Food Trucks Events in Lake County

Ladies and gentlemen, it is the triumphant return of tasty Tuesday and this time it’s the food truck edition. We took a two-year hiatus and we figured we’d restart it with the ongoing upward trend of food trucks.   View this post on Instagram   The taste of Toasty Cheese will bring you back to […]

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