Augusts’ Top 10 Headlines in Wilmette, Kenilworth
Catch up on news you may have missed, from new businesses opening to locals going on to win gold at the Olympics and playing a major role in Sofia Coppola's latest movie!
Gilson’s fans seeking quality food at a lower price point can look forward to the opening of The Big Black Dog Tavern & Grill in Wilmette this fall.
Read all articles about the Olympic gold medalist who grew up in Winnetka and attended Loyola Academy. Find out what he says about his North Shore supporters!
Kenilworth’s Joseph Sears School took the top spot for best elementary school in Cook County, while New Trier Township High School was ranked the second best public high school in Cook County behind Glenbrook North High School. See how other Wilmette Public Schools District 39 were ranked.
Wilmette will soon add two drug stores to its list of new businesses in town. Scheduled to open in early November, Walgreens is expected to take up half of the former Borders bookstore location in Edens Plaza, 3232 Lake Ave., or about 15,000 square feet.
A former jeweler stored unsold pieces at his home but did not place them in a safe or install a burglar alarm.
Three 20-somethings were issued local ordinances after making a fake distress call that Wilmette and Kenilworth police, along with the Coast Guard all responded to.
Glencoe Public Safety Department has received recent reports of a large cat-type animal resembling a cougar near the Lake Michigan bluff/shoreline. Glencoe recently uninstalled a camera after it failed to catch cougar sightings on film.
Katie Chang, who studied at the Actor’s Training Center at the Wilmette Theater, is playing a major role in The Bling Ring.
A DUI arrest helped Wilmette Police find a suspect in a retail theft at Walgreens.