Community Information

Lake County, IL

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Law Enforcement

  • 19th Judicial Circuit Court of Illinois The judges and staff of the 19th Circuit are committed to providing a fair and efficient system of justice that is worthy of trust and confidence of the public and to be responsive and flexible to the public we serve
  • Sheriff's Office exists to serve the community by protecting life and property, by preventing crime, by enforcing the laws and incarcerating offenders of the laws, and by maintaining order for all citizens.
  • State's Attorneys Office has the exclusive and statutory responsibility for prosecuting violations of the criminal laws of the State of Illinois, as well as many other regulatory laws of the state and county including traffic regulations
  • Treasurer is responsible for depositing, investing and distributing monies on behalf of Lake County

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Entertainment

  • Busy Brains Children's Museum dedicated to providing interactive experiences for children from birth to age 10 in the areas of the arts, sciences and humanities
  • Cuneo Museum and Gardens is an historic house museum. Offers cultural, educational and theatrical programs throughout the year
  • Lake County Discovery Museum provides the fun, well-rounded museum experience you expect from a big-city museum ... without the traffic hassles!
  • Marriott Theatre in Lincolnshire The award-wining theatre has built a national reputation for its productions of classic, seldom done, new work and premiere productions
  • Tempel Lipizzans Majestic white stallions prance and dance as they perform a centuries-old tradition of classical dressage at Tempel Farms
McHenry County, IL

Hospitals

Parks

  • Cary Park District
  • Huntley Park Dist.
  • Illinois State of
  • Marengo Park District
  • Moraine Hills State Park
  • Glacial Park Glacial Park spans some 3,300 acres in Ringwood, Illinois and is fondly referred to by some as the "crown jewel" of the McHenry County Conservation District. It offers a wide variety of outdoor recreational activities including, picnicking, hiking, biking, horse backing, cross country skiing, canoeing, fishing and camping.
  • Moraine Hills - State Park From angling to hiking, from viewing rare plants to observing migratory waterfowl, Moraine Hills State Park offers you a recreational bounty.
  • Illinois & Michigan Canal The Illinois & Michigan Canal, completed in 1848, connected the Great Lakes to the Mississippi River watershed along a longstanding Indian portage route. The 97-mile canal extended from the Chicago River near Lake Michigan to the Illinois River at Peru, Illinois.
  • Crystal Lake Park District A commitment to provide a safe leisure environment along with quality programs, parks, facilities and services, and to preserve and protect open land and water areas, that will benefit and improve the quality of life for our residents.
  • RedTail Golf Club RedTail Golf Club has been rated 4 stars by Golf Digest, 4 1/2 stars by Chicagoland Golf, and has been voted one of the best values in all of Illinois. The Roger Packard designed, 18 hole championship layout features bent grass tees, greens, and fairways, two island greens, and many natural wetlands.

Law Enforcement

  • McHenry County Administration Mission: To provide administrative support and implement policies and directives as determined by the county board
  • McHenry County Emergency Management Agency Emergency Management is responsible for developing a county-wide emergency preparedness plan to coordinate all resources in McHenry County for any foreseeable emergency or disaster-such as storms, air crashes, hazardous materials incidents, police emergencies, etc. Emergency Management provides coordination and acts as a liaison between local government, state and federal agencies during disasters & emergencies.
  • McHenry County Sheriff's Department The essential purpose of the McHenry County Sheriff's Department is to provide service and protection to the citizens of McHenry County.
  • McHenry County Treasurer
  • State's Attorney of McHenry County The State's Attorney of McHenry County is supported by more than twenty Assistant State's Attorneys plus a staff including investigators and a victims' advocate.
  • McHenry County Court Administrator To effectively manage the administrative functions of the Courts and judicial system, fully utilizing technological advancements and to provide the best service possible to jurors, the bar and the public, while seeking the highest possible public understanding, trust and confidence. To ensure the continued development of an accessible, independent court system through planning, research and development of programs and procedures, through evaluation and use of modern management approaches and technology.

Library

Transportation

Entertainment

  • Lakeside Legacy Arts and Park Where Art Meets History
  • McHenry County Historical Society Organized in November 1963 as a not-for-profit corporation, our mission is to identify, preserve, present and promote through education the history of McHenry County. Further, the Society's mission includes educational objectives aimed at encouraging a county-wide preservation ethic.
  • Illinois Railway Museum
  • Summer Sunset Festival
  • Visit McHenry County!
  • Woodstock Opera House The Woodstock Opera House hosts a spectacular variety of programming and eventseach year including: concerts, Theatre, Dance, Visual Art, Educational programming,Lectures, Meetings, Receptions and more.
  • Challenger Learning Center for Science and Technology As children and adults participate in the mission scenario, they use the study of science and space as a springboard to understanding essential life skills such as teamwork, communications and decision-making.
  • Trausch Fine Arts For 26 years, a fine arts studio (oil, watercolor, & acrylic paintings) with paintings in an Impressionistic style. Also, scenes of historic Woodtock.
  • Woodstock Mozart Festival Three weekends of orchestral and chamber music performances held annually in July and August in the charming, restored 1880's Woodstock Opera House. Recognized conductors and guest artists. Rare European-like experience in a unique setting.
  • Woodstock Folk Music This is the Internet home for three different folk music related undertakings in Woodstock, Illinois: Masthouse, Amy Beth, Woodstock Folk Festival
  • Woodstock Water Works
Contact Info
THE KIM SCHNOOR REALTY TEAM
RE/MAX Advantage Realty
532 West Lake Street, Antioch, IL 60002