Downtown Crystal Lake Sparkles with Gem Award Winners
The Downtown Crystal Lake/Main Street annual meeting and awards night was held Monday, February 3, 2020 at Old Towne Hall. Members and guests celebrated with a delicious dinner, music, and lots of neighborly fun!
Businesses and individuals were recognized and honored with a Downtown Gem Award from the Crystal Lake Main Street organization. The Downtown Gem Awards recognize the businesses and people that have been instrumental in making our downtown the heart of Crystal Lake. These are the gems that make our downtown sparkle:
Best Holiday Display – Marvin’s Toy Store
Best Dressed Window Year-Round – Mum 117
Most Attractive Interior – Wickham Interiors
Front Door Award – Yours & Meyn
Best Outside Space – Benedicts La Strata
Most Improved Building – Aroma Coffee & Wine
Best Customer Service – The Clothes Gallery
Best Business Neighbor – Stephanie Ormsby, Wear Did U Get That
Rookie of the Year – Nicole Garringer & Ali Bonner, Out of the Box
Outstanding Business Volunteer – Brett Rainwater, The Olive Tap
Outstanding Individual Volunteer – Lynn Reckamp, Yours & Meyn
Main Street Spirit Award – Mary Behrens, Kitchen Outfitters
Generosity/Philanthropy Award – Alicia Wehby
Manager’s Choice Award – Lynne & Fred Wickham
In addition to the Gem Awards, additional awards and acknowledgements for their contributions to Downtown Crystal Lake were given to Lynne Wickham, Sarah Schrempf, and the City of Crystal Lake Public Works Department.
Thanks to all for making our historic downtown district the best place to Shop, Dine & Play!