The Congregational Church of Algonquin will host its 3rd Annual Heavenly Chocolate Fest on March 23.
If you are looking for a sweet pick-me-up—or a special treat for this Easter — the 3rd Annual Heavenly Chocolate Fest this weekend may have just the thing. The festival that celebrates all things chocolate and sweet will be held at the Congregational Church of Algonquin, 109 Washington St. in Algonquin, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. this Saturday. Area vendors and members of the church will be selling goodies and there will also be live cooking demonstration that will feature chocolate and it's many uses. Admission is free.
If you haven't already, it's time to start thinking about a Valentine's Day gift for your sweetheart. Here are some creative ideas that can be bought at Crystal Lake shops.
It's better late than never when it comes to Valentine's Day gifts. Here are a couple creative ideas for gifts—including some that you can pick up locally and others you can order online. 1. SOMETHING TO WARM UP THOSE COLD WINTER NIGHTS... Consider a fine sipping liquor for your gentleman. Cardinal Fine Wine & Spirits, 305 W. Virginia St. in Crystal Lake, and Binny's Beverage Depot, 844 S. Randall Road in Algonquin, and can recommend something great. Village Vintner, 2380 Esplanade Drive in Algonquin, and Exclusively Napa, 35 N. Williams St. in Crystal Lake, has a wide selection of fine wines. 2. AHHHH! Consider the gift of relaxation and stress relief with a 60-minute gift certificate for a massage. Try Infinity Day Spa, Distinction …
Patch editors from across Chicagoland share some of their favorite Christmas recipes.
Patch.com editors from across the Chicago area dug into their cookbooks and came back with some of their favorite holiday recipes to share with readers. We hope you enjoy. Happy Holidays! Share your favorite holiday recipes with Patch! Send your recipe as well as any photos to Editor Amie Schaenzer at email@example.com and we will include your recipe in this article.