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Round Lake Area Crowns 2013 Queens

Round Lake Area News
At the annual Miss Round Lake Area Pageant held on June 27th at the Round Lake Beach Cultural & Civic center, the 2013 Queens were chosen from a large group of contestants. While other areas have skipped their yearly pageants due to poor registration turnout, the Round lake Area had no problem with attracting numerous contestants in each age group. The young ladies representing the Round Lake Area for 2013 are: The following video is the last ten minutes when the new Miss Round Lake Area Queens were announced along with the runner-ups. The following hour-long video shows the young contestants in their evening wear, telling a little bit about themselves, and answering a random question from the judges. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ You can also read a...

Round Lake Heights 19th Annual Festival Parade

Round Lake Area News
The Round Lake Heights Annual Festival Parade is now in the history books thanks to RLH police Chief John Roehlk who salvaged it from the village board's trash heap. This became their 19th annual parade and was the biggest and best one they have had in years. With the parade route winding through neighborhood streets, rather than on a busy road, it allowed local residents to sit in their front yards with friends and family or walk to the parade route. So many parades lately are silent so hearing all of the sirens once again made it seem more like an 'old fashioned" parade. There were plenty of participants and the streets were lined with families enjoying the cool breeze as the parade passed by. There was a car show with several of the cars in the parade (overheating is a problem...