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Fun Illinois Labor Day Events: Oswegoland Fall Carnival at Prairie Point Community Park

  Labor Day is here! Once is never enough for many wonderful things in life! So, in 2022, Windy City Amusements will return to Oswegoland TWICE! To round off the summer season, the midway and all of the rides will return to Prairie Point Community Park for Labor Day Weekend. See you at Prairie Point…

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Get Fresh Produce from Your Local Community at the Oswego Country Market

  OSWEGO COUNTRY MARKET SUNDAYS | JUNE 5-SEPTEMBER 25, 2022 | 9:00AM-1:00PM In this outdoor, open-air market, there are many local products to choose from, including fresh fruit, meats, eggs, artisan cheeses, specialty delicacies like baked goods & honey, and handmade things. Shop this outdoor market every Sunday from June through September for fresh cut…

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How to Enjoy the Summer Without Overheating: Fun Things to Do In Oswego

Wondering what to do this summer in Oswego? Go Outdoors Places to Roam In Oswego, the Fox Valley and up and down the river are connected by more than 40 miles of trails that are maintained by the Oswegoland Park District. Mountain bikers should check out Saw Wee Kee Park, where they can outfit themselves…

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Two of the Best Fourth of July Fireworks Displays Near Farmington Lakes 2022

Allow your imagination to lead you there. As blankets are unrolled, frisbees fly, and picnic baskets overflow with fruit, potato salad, and sandwiches, the breeze flutters. In the beer garden, drinks are yanked from iced coolers, and beer flows from kegs. As laughter echoes through parks and children play on playgrounds, you can almost feel…

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How to Find an Apartment that Matches Your Lifestyle

We all have our hobbies, interests, work habits, and more. Finding an apartment that uniquely matches your individual needs is not always easy in today’s market. We have put together some tips on how to find the right apartment for your lifestyle, making your search that much easier. Do Some Soul Searching Before you even…

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10 Fun Ways to Show Mom You Care this Mother’s Day

Mom may have given you your name, but did you know that babies across the world name their mothers, too? Whether she’s your mama, mum, or mommy, most names for mother sound similar no matter which language you’re speaking. This isn’t by chance! One of the easiest sounds to make when we’re born is “ma,” which…

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How to Save Money While Living in an Apartment

Is saving money one of your New Year's resolutions? Look no further, because we have money-saving apartment tips! Rent should not exceed 30 percent of your monthly earnings. However, especially if you live in a high-rent metropolis, this is easier said than done. So, how can renters spend a significant portion of their income on…

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How to Decorate Like a Pro This Thanksgiving

Whether you’ve been counting down the days to pumpkin-spice everything or the Holiday season takes you by surprise, you can decorate for Thanksgiving in no time with our expert decorating ideas from interior design pros. Come minimalist, traditionalist, or eclectics, here are some swoon-worthy ideas for every type of host. Thanksgiving Decorating Ideas and Inspiration Before…

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The Best Places to Shop in Downtown Oswego this Season and Support Local Business

A Day of Shopping Downtown Oswego You want your home to feel like your own space. The holiday season is here, and so is holiday shopping. You don’t want ready-made décor that everyone else has or gifts that someone already bought, but something that fits in just right. Maybe it’s a piece that makes everyone…

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4 of the Best Fall Events Happening in Oswego

Fall Events in Oswego Halloween House Decorating Contest Oct 21, 2021 Description Whether you like tricks or treats, we want to see your best Halloween House Decorating this fall. Register by 10/20 for your house to be included in the contest. Oswegoland Park District staff will visit each home between 6-9pm on 10/21 to evaluate…

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