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  1. Congratulations To Our Blackhawks Ticket Winners!

    April 18, 2016

    Congratulations to Marcy and Bruce Cole of Libertyville, the winners of our Blackhawks ticket raffle! Marcy and Bruce are pictured here with Jeff McLoughlin of Pella Windows and Doors, our sponsor for the raffle at the River Glen grand opening.

  2. 7 Local Pubs & Breweries You Need To Try

    February 17, 2016

    With St. Patty’s Day festivities officially one month away, it’s time to start planning where to celebrate with the gang. Libertyville’s bustling downtown offers a plethora of boutiques, speciality shops, entertainment and dining, along with some great places to try local brews. Enjoy your favorite wine, spirits or drafts at these exciting bars:Mickey Finn’s”The oldest […]

  3. Experience Historic Architecture In Libertyville

    February 4, 2016

    Most homeowners think that living in a quaint, secluded town means giving up the livelihood of a metro area. However, Lake County’s Libertyville offers up the perfect blend of small town features (historic architecture and a sense of community) and bustling suburban amenities (plenty of local events and tons of surrounding entertainment). For those who […]

  4. 5 Ways To Spend Your Weekend In Downtown Libertyville

    January 20, 2016

    Experience the unique and lively Village of Libertyville! With an exciting town center that hosts a bunch of independent restaurants, boutiques, specialty shops and bakeries, this local hotspot is the perfect way to unwind and relax during the weekend.Libertyville TheaterTravel back to the golden age of cinema at the Libertyville Theater. This old-style movie theater […]

  5. 6 Things To Do To Kick Off The New Year

    January 8, 2016

    Whether it’s staying active, balancing work with your personal life or taking up a new hobby, the clean slate of a new year is the perfect time to tackle goals you’ve been planning (and neglecting). Check out these local amenities for a productive way to kickstart 2016: For a new, healthier you…Kickstart January with a […]

  6. 4 Awesome Ways To Ring In The New Year In Libertyville

    December 16, 2015

    Looking to celebrate the start of 2016 out on the town? You don’t have to travel far to find a glass of champagne, exciting live music, and a venue for locals to ring in the new year together. Make sure to keep these popular Libertyville spots on your radar for that big midnight countdown!1. Ring […]

  7. 8 Great Kid-Friendly Spots Near Libertyville

    December 2, 2015

    Whether you’re planning a birthday party for your little ones or taking the grandkids out for a day of fun, the greater Libertyville area offers plenty of family-friendly excitement to keep the kids active and entertained. Check out these hot spots, rated highly by customers on Yelp!1. Wildlife Discovery CenterExplore the beauty of nature amidst […]

  8. 10 Holiday Events in Lake County To Mark On Your Calendar

    November 18, 2015

    Tis the season for turkey and tinsel! With the holidays quickly approaching, Libertyville and the surrounding Lake County area are ringing in the season with tons of community events for both Thanksgiving and the winter holidays. Start planning your celebrations with family and friends, beginning with some of these local happenings.1.Make Your Own Glass Pumpkin […]

  9. 5 Trails Nature Lovers Should Trek in Autumn

    November 4, 2015

    Fall in Libertyville is one of the most gorgeous times of the year. Before you hole up for the winter and spend your downtime sipping hot cocoa to holiday movies, get active and take advantage of the picturesque trails that the town (and surrounding area) has to offer. 1. The Des Plaines River Trail Located […]

  10. Travel the World with Libertyville Cuisine

    October 21, 2015

    You don’t need a passport to take your taste buds for a journey across the globe. Libertyville offers a ton of dining, ranging from quick takeout to upscale options. Experience a wide range of cultural dishes, all located in the historic village of Libertyville.Firkin Named one of the best bars in Chicago Magazine and Draft […]