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Two of the Best Places to See Fireworks in Algonquin this Fourth of July

Two Fourth of July Fireworks Shows Near Algonquin An Exceptional Day The breeze cools your skin when you reach inside an ice-cold cooler for a drink. In Michigan, the weather is lovely. Watermelon drips, hot dogs sizzle, and potato salad is presented in bowls. The sights, sounds, smells, and feelings arouse all senses. Laughter reverberates…

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The Best BBQ Festival is Back: Lake in the Hills Rockin’ Ribfest

Lake in the Hills Rockin’ Ribfest is back! Summer is a great time to get outside, and what better way to celebrate the season than with BBQ, live music, and a carnival, all in one four-day festival. We want you to enjoy the beautiful Illinois weather and benefit our community by sharing these events with…

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Second Annual 5K Run / Walk and 1/2 Mile Kids Dash on Saturday, May 7, 2022

On Saturday, May 7, 2022, Saint Margaret Mary Catholic School will host the 2nd Annual 5K Run/Walk and 1/2 Mile Kids Dash! They expect between 200 and 300 people to attend, including school management, teachers, students, and their loved ones, as well as runners and community members. They intend to earn $15,000 for the athletic…

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5 Spring Cleaning Tips for People Who Live in Apartment Complexes

Spring has sprung and that means it's time for a good old-fashioned spring cleaning! If you're like most people, you probably dread the thought of spring cleaning. It can be tough to know where to start, especially if you live in an apartment complex. That's why we've put together this list of five spring cleaning…

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10,000 eggs to find at the Annual Egg Hunt in Algonquin, IL

On Saturday, April 8th, the Annual Egg Hunt will be taking place in Algonquin, IL. The event is free and open to everyone, and moms with children ages0-12. This year's hunt will have over 10,000 eggs hidden throughout the village's four parks! Plus, there will be festive activities and entertainment for everyone to enjoy. Don't…

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Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Algonquin with Guaranteed Rate’s St. Patty’s Day Shindig, Comedy, and Live Music

St Patrick's day is less than a week away, and there are always lots of St Patricks day events to enjoy! One of the best things to do for St Patricks Day near Algonquin and Chicago is the St. Patrick's Day Shindig at Guaranteed Rate.  Come wearing your green and drink some green beer with…

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Why Living in an Apartment Can be More Advantageous for Work

When it comes to choosing a place to live, many factors come into play. Location, cost, family and friends, pets, space, amenities, upkeep, and much more all have impacts on your decision. Your commute can be a factor, and if you work remotely, your home can become your office. Having a place where you feel…

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The Best chicken Sandwiches Nearby: Byrd’s Hot Chicken Is Coming to Algonquin

Byrd’s Hot Chicken is coming to Algonquin on February 4th! The new chicken sandwich restaurant will open this month and will be serving all kinds of delicious chicken entrees, sandwiches, tenders, and more. They will offer chicken in various spice levels, from no spice at all to mild, medium, hot, and “supahot.” The restaurant started…

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Romantic Valentine’s Day Dinner Ideas to Make at Home

Valentine’s Day Dinner Ideas Whether you're celebrating with your significant other for the first time or the tenth, you've probably already given some thought to your Valentine's Day dinner ideas. You can show your love with a DIY gift, pink cocktails, or a V-Day fruit salad, or you can whip up a fancy-schmancy (and romantic)…

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