In conjunction with the Crystal Lake Economic Development Committee, the Mayor and City Council are pleased to recognize and honor Crystal Lake businesses celebrating milestone anniversaries. Since the Milestone Anniversary recognition program was initiated by the Crystal Lake Economic Development Committee in 2010, the following businesses have been formally recognized at City Council meetings and presented commemorative plaques in appreciation of their commitment to their business, their employees and their community.
60 years: Metro Bowl
50 years: Boltswitch, Inc., G&M Manufacturing
40 years: Clip Joynt Family Hair Center
30 years: Carow Packaging
25 years: John Behrens Architect, HoneyBaked Ham
60 years: Ed's Rental
50 years: Pop's Corn Crib
40 years: Country Donuts
35 years: Andy's Restaurant
30 years: Colonial Café, Pablo's Mexican Restaurant, Think Ink
25 years: Waggoner Law Firm
100 years: Home State Bank
50 years: Friendship House, Thunderbird Preschool
40 years: Kalck's Butcher Shop
35 years: First Smiles Dental
25 years: Piano Trends
105 years: Heisler's Bootery
90 years: Ralph Helm, Inc.
65 years: Herrick Auto Rebuilders
60 years: Rita Corporation
55 years: Gulgren Appliance, Fox Valley Animal Hospital
50 years: Autotrol Corporation
35 years: R/K Autobody, Village Squire North
30 years: Labemi's Tavern, Mayfair Furniture & Carpet, Charles River Development Group, KinderCare Learning Center, Paul Hyland Salon and Day Spa,
25 years: Alpha Star, Dobbe Marketing & PR, Inc.
20 years: Mueller Interiors
50 years: Big Beam Emergency Systems, Nelson's Jewelry
40 years: Cardinal Wines & Spirits, Judith Svalander School of Dance
25 years: Affrunti Design, Exceed Flooring & Surfaces, The Barn Nursery
40 years: Accumation, Inc. and GKI Cutting Tools
35 years: Player's Bench
25 years: ServiceMaster Clean by Pletz
20 years: 1776 Restaurant.
50 years: Countryside Nursery, General Kinematics, Joe's Barber Shop, Knaack Manufacturing, Lloyd's Paint and Paper.