Thursday, May 16, 2013
Crystal Lake Park District will use state grant to renovate and improve Woodscreek Park, located at the corner of Golf Course and Ackman roads.
Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn on Tuesday announced a $15.3 million investment in local park projects throughout Illinois, and one Crystal Lake park stands to receive a piece of that allottment. Crystal Lake Park District will receive a $400,000 state grant and plans to use the money toward renovating and expanding Woodscreek Park, 1420 Willow Tree Dr., according to Jenny Leech, public information coordinator for the park district. Woodscreek Park is a popular, well-used park located on the southwest corner of Golf Course and Ackman roads on the city's southside. The Crystal Lake park grant proposal and presentation was prepared by CL Park District Planner Ann Viger, the release said. Improvement plans call for: Residents living near Woodscreek …
Friday, May 10, 2013
Sale runs from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 11, at the Rotary Building.
The Crystal Lake Park District is holding its annual Used Bike Sale this Saturday at the Rotary Building, 431 N. Walkup Ave., Crystal Lake. The sale is scheduled from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., but buyers should consider arriving near the start time as bicycles tend to sell quickly. Fee for selling bikes is 25% of sale price, and all bikes must be priced a minimum of $5, according to the park district. The yearly sale provides a good opportunity for residents to sell their used bikes, or buy a bargain bikes for the whole family. Selling a bike is easy: just drop off a bike the night before, or the morning of the sale. To ensure the sale has satisfactory bikes, the park district reserves the right to refuse any items that do not meet …
Monday, April 29, 2013
Miss Crystal Lake and Little Miss Crystal Lake 2013 were crowned last month during the annual pageant held at Hannah Beardsley Middle School.
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Monday, April 29
Crystal Lake resident Maggie Tremblay recently the won the title of Miss Crystal Lake 2013. The Miss Crystal Lake 2013 pageant was held March 22, at Hannah Beardsley Middle School in Crystal Lake. The Little Miss pageant was held during the same night. In the Miss Crystal Lake race, Vanessa Avitia won Miss Congeniality, and Rachel Siemon was named first runner-up and Miss Photogenic, according to Jenny Leech, public information coordinator for the Crystal Lake Park District. Anya (last name not given) won Little Miss Crystal Lake 2013, and Ainsley won Little Miss Photogenic. The focus of the annual pageant is not beauty, but on finding a well-rounded individual interested in representing her community. In addition to winning the Miss …
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Sunday, March 31, 2013
Kids attending the "Breakfast with the Bunny" in Crystal Lake share their thoughts about where the Easter Bunny lives.
Breakfast with the Bunny was hosted by the Crystal Lake Park District at Park Place, 406 W. Woostock St., Crystal Lake.