Fox Lake, Illinois is about an hour northwest of Chicago and an hour away. Located on the south shore of Postakee Lake, Fox Lake and Nippersink Lake, just three of the lakes that form part of the Chain O'Lakes system, which offers plenty of recreation for Fox Lake residents.
Bernard “Bunny” Berigan and Donald Berigan, Fox Lake A young Bernard Berigan in Fox Lake with his brother Donald and dogs Tubby and Rover. Bernard grew up to become Bunny Berigan, a renowned jazz trumpeter who performed with Benny Goodman, Tommy Dorsey, Gene Krupa, and other greats of the big band era. He died of alcohol-related health issues at the age of 33. via: Harriet O’Connell Historical Room, Fox Lake Public Library by way of University of Wisconsin Digital Collections l