Visit the Gaylord Building, the Gateway to the National Heritage Corridor

An awesome, fiery, and multi-colored scenic display from the many varieties of deciduous trees lining the banks of a canal near the Gaylord Building.

The Gaylord Building, near The Woodlands of Crest Hill, once stored canal construction materials. When you visit this historic site, you can walk along the canals and see why this building was a key resource during the construction of the Illinois and Michigan Canal. Today, the Gaylord Buiding is the gateway to the Illinois and Michigan […]

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3 Great Ways to Give Back: Where to Volunteer in Crest Hill

Cheerful young woman laughs along with her husband or boyfriend while volunteering in a community food bank. They are sorting through food donations. Volunteers are working in the background.

Volunteering is a great way to support causes that you care about, but it’s also good for you. Forbes.com reports that volunteering can help you build new skills and can even make you feel happier. There are a number of organizations in the Crest Hill area near The Woodlands of Crest Hill Apartments that could […]

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