Contact Us
gurnee

gurnee

157188227
Getty Images
[

World’s Largest Loop Roller Coaster Coming Next Year to Six Flags in Gurnee

Y'know, I'll never forget my last ride on a roller coaster. Because that's what it was--my last ride on a roller coaster. I was in my early 20s, and despite having had a miserable experience on every previous roller coaster spin I'd taken, I thought that this time would be better, because a very pretty girl asked me ever-so-sweetly to ride with her. That was a big error on both our parts.

Read More

Six Flags Closes For The Day
Tim Boyle / Getty Images
[

Six Flags Closes For The Day

Six Flags theme park in Gurnee announced it would be closed today.

Read More

Category: Articles, News Tags: ,
462137953
Flickr, Getty Images
[

Gurnee, Illinois Graduate Celebrates With Total Face-Plant

Just before my high school graduation ceremony in May of 1981, our graduating class was warned to "not throw your caps in the air at the end of the ceremony." We did it anyway, and miraculously, there were no injuries. Had we been warned to "not do any backflips to celebrate," I most definitely would have complied.

Read More

80356835
Tetra images, Getty Images
[

Gurnee Man Has 2 Million Reasons to Celebrate His Birthday

I remember when my dad turned 60 years old. I asked him how it felt to be that age, and he pointed out that it didn't really matter to him what the number was, he was just happy to keep having birthdays (he got 24 more). He also said that after turning 40, the time between birthdays seemed to shorten from a year to about 6 months.

Read More

Scott Olson, Getty Images
Scott Olson, Getty Images
[

Severe Storms, Possible Tornado Hit Northern Illinois and Chicago [PHOTOS]

It was another afternoon and evening of severe weather across Northern Illinois and into the Chicago area. According to the National Weather Service:

  • An isolated severe storm developed early in the afternoon near Kane County and moved east, producing numerous reports of hail greater than 1" in diameter
  • ...

    Read More

...

Read More

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://1440wrok.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for Insider quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive Insider contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.