Since it was settled more than a century ago, the shore of Bangs Lake has lured Chicagoans looking for a summer escape. Wauconda has changed plenty, but one things remains constant: the allure of the lakefront. ...

After 50 years in business, Lindy’s Landing is a Wauconda institution, but tradition hasn’t stopped this restaurant from seeking new ideas to satisfy a changing market. ...

Local diners are fired up about Wauconda's unique gourmet pizza restaurant and its one-of-a-kind taste. Discover what makes these pies a Zagaat-rated treat that's worth the wait. ...