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  1. Kick Off Fall in a New Gerstad Home

    Fall is in the air, and that means cooler weather, warm scarves, pumpkin spice lattes and high school football! Grab your jackets and be ready to show your school spirit as you support your local high schools by cheering on their football teams. Come out and see the McHenry Warriors […]

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  2. Apple Picking Opportunities Just in Time for Peak Season

    Fall is finally here and as the air gets crisper, so do the apples. Apple season is once again upon us and the time is right to enjoy these tasty fruits. Luckily, Illinois has some of the best pick-your-own orchards around so you can enjoy one of the season’s favorite […]

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  3. Wonder Lake Water Ski Team Places Top Five in the Nation

    Congratulations to the Wonder Lake Water Ski Team for finishing in fifth at the NSSA Division 1 National Water Ski Show Tournament in Rockford, Illinois! The competitive ski team has placed among the top five teams at nationals every year throughout the past 15 years! The team draws a large […]

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  4. Spike in Home Sales at Trails of Pheasant Ridge

    Home sales at The Trails of Pheasant Ridge have been very active this year! Currently, we have three homes under construction and two homes under contract, which we could not be happier about. The Trails of Pheasant Ridge has had homes under construction for several years, so it is great […]

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  5. Gerstad Builders Featured at McHenry Chamber Business Expo

    Come visit Gerstad Builders at the “Life is a Journey” expo taking place tomorrow, Feb. 21! Presented by the McHenry Area Chamber of Commerce, the expo will feature businesses from across McHenry County and give visitors the opportunity to learn more about their community. The “Life is a Journey” expo […]

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  6. Only Two Days Left in Lake Geneva’s Winterfest!

    Don’t miss your chance to be a part of Winterfest at Lake Geneva! This festive celebration will conclude in today and tomorrow with a human dog sled competition on Friday, Feb. 6 and Saturday, Feb. 7. Gather your team and sign up to compete in the Human Dog Sled Race, […]

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  7. Experience Christmas in the Country at Lake Geneva this December

    Do you recall your first sleigh ride or the year of the perfect gift you found tucked beneath the tree? Relive your favorite holiday moments and create new memories this year at Grand Geneva Resort and Spa’s Christmas in the Country event near Gerstad Builders’ new homes in Williams Bay, […]

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  8. Attend Richmond Fine Arts Festival and Wine Walk this Weekend

    Two of McHenry County residents’ favorite festivals are just around the corner, and lovers of art and wine are going to be excited! Ring in summer by attending the third annual Spring Wine Walk, being held in conjunction with the Fine Arts Festival in downtown Richmond this Saturday, June 28. […]

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  9. Forget Winter and Start Thinking Warm Thoughts in Richmond

    Spring is coming. Flowers will be blooming, the sun will shining and baseball will make its return. After months of cold and snow, residents of Richmond are looking forward to the longer days and warmer temperatures that hold the promise of fun and fresh air in the great outdoors. Richmond […]

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  10. Don’t Miss Winterfest at Lake Geneva near Bailey Estates

    Don’t miss the U.S. National Snow Sculpting Competition, part of more than 10 days of family fun at Winterfest at Lake Geneva. Residents of Bailey Estates and the Trails of Pheasant Ridge should stop by between Wednesday, Jan. 29 and Saturday, Feb. 2 to see the amazing sculptures. Winners will […]

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