Fashion-Forward Winnetka Boutiques to Shop This Summer

One thing that hasn’t changed during the pandemic is Winnetka’s reputation for high-end fashion and shopping. When you’re ready to hit the stores, check out these chic hotspots. Valentina566 Chestnut St., Winnetka           View this post on Instagram                       A post […]

The Best Home Design and Decor Stores in Winnetka and Northfield

Most products are just a click away, sure, but there’s no replacement for the in-person shopping experience, especially when you’re shopping for your home and need to see colors and textures in person. Winnetka and Northfield’s house and home boutiques offer an engaging and tactile shopping experience, personalized customer service and one-of-a-kind products at all […]

Village President Greg Lungmus Discusses All Things Northfield

As 61-year-old Greg Lungmus, Northfield’s newly elected village president prepared to embark on his new role, we asked the investor in the global financial markets a few questions. Lungmus, who is married to wife Pam and has two daughters Jackie and Emily and one son, Karl, won in an unopposed election April 6. At the […]

North Shore Fitness Centers Persevere Through the Pandemic

Fitness centers were hit especially hard by the pandemic but thanks to perseverance and intense disinfection methods some workout sites are bringing back clients and returning to normalcy.  Temperature checks, class size limits, hospital-grade disinfectants and virus-killing UVC light are some of the tools in place to allow customers to resume their workout routines. And […]

Weekend 101: July 19-21

Festival season continues with a taco and tamale fest in Pilsen and a craft beer and pizza fest in West Lakeview. Plus, shop amazing deals in Evanston, discover a new favorite artist, and more. Central Street Sidewalk Sale July 18-21 Evanston If you’re looking for the perfect gift or are already thinking about what your […]

Weekend 101: April 5-7

Foodies, this weekend will be all about bacon and doughnuts at two can’t-miss events. Plus, families will enjoy an Easter egg hunt with their dogs, fashionistas will love a catwalk helping the Great Lakes, and the Northbrook Symphony will present American classics. Baconfest Chicago April 5-6 Chicago Now in its 11th year, this festival will […]

A Foodie’s Guide to Restaurants in Winnetka and Northfield

If you live on the North Shore, you’re surrounded by beautiful homes, lush parks, great schools and, of course, our magnificent Lake Michigan. But you might not realize that Winnetka and Northfield, in the heart of the North Shore, are a foodie destination in and of themselves, filled with fabulous restaurants and food purveyors that […]