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Things to do this Weekend March 6-8

Can you believe it? It is supposed to be as warm as 40 degrees this week. Lake County residents, it’s time to break out of your hibernation. Spring is right around the corner…literally this month! Obviously that doesn’t ensure warm weather, but it is definitely something to look forward to. Remember folks, before you get […]

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Excellent Eats in Lake County: The Shanty

If you’re from Lake County and haven’t heard of The Shanty, you probably have lived under a rock. The Wadsworth establishment on Route 41 is a cozy, quaint and rural-esque restaurant that is renowned for their seafood and steaks. It feels as though you’re with the family eating dinner out in this friendly environment. The […]

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Things to do this Weekend February 27-March 1

Brr! It seems like the closer we get to spring, the more Mother Nature wants to make her winter presence felt. In Lake County, we’re used to this by now. Whether it is indoor or outdoor activities, no little snow or brisk air is going to keep us from having some fun on the weekend. […]

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Things to do this Weekend February 20-22

The weather isn’t getting any warmer anytime soon. There are still ways to enjoy the snow like tubing and cross-country skiing. Getting out there with the brisk air is revitalizing after a long week of being cooped up in the office (let alone pounds you may have picked up on Fat Tuesday). However, Lake County […]

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Mardi Gras in Lake County

It’s that time of year to let the good times roll. Unhitch that belt buckle because it’s time to party for Fat Tuesday New Orleans style in Lake County. Sure you can’t experience Bourbon Street in the Big Easy (and with the way the weather has been all winter, we all wish we could), but […]

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