Community News

The Community News Page’s purpose is to inform readers of important issues and news that are occurring within our community. Announcements regarding promotions, honors received, change of location or hours, sales promo, etc. should be submitted in word document format along with corresponding photos under sized 50Kb to: wcc@winnetkanorthfieldchamber.com

Good Grapes and Taste on Chestnut Team up to Support The Floured Apron!

Good Grapes will host a wine and craft beer tasting event in front of their store located at 821 Chestnut in Winnetka on Saturday, July 30, 6:00-9:00pm to benefit The Floured Apron, a 501C job training and mentoring organization that mentors women in building a brighter future. Taste on Chestnut, a Winnetka restaurant will provide […]

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WNCC voted BEST of 2016 by Make it Better

A chamber is only as good as it’s membership and we (our members) are THE BEST!!! Make it Better agrees! Thank you to Make it Better for sorting through over 160,000 votes cast for their “Best of 2016” campaign.

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HIT180 Fitness is Welcomed to Northfield!

The Winnetka-Northfield Chamber of Commerce along with Village of Northfield Officials welcomed HIT180 Fitness to 193 Northfield Road, Northfield on Thursday, June 16 by holding

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Karim Khoja named Dunkin’ Donuts Developer of the Year

Dunkin’ Brands, the parent company of Dunkin’ Donuts and Baskin-Robbins, named Karim Khoja of North Shore Management Group in Northfield, Ill., as the 2015 Dunkin’ Donuts Developer of the Year — one of the company’s highest distinctions – at the 10th annual Dunkin’ Brands Franchisee & Enterprise Awards Ceremony held recently in Boston

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Weiss & Company LLP Named a Best Place to in Illinois for Fifth Year in a Row!

Weiss & Company LLP has been recognized for the fifth year in a row by the Daily Herald Business Ledger in their Best Places to Work in Illinois competition. Among the 30 small companies ranked (15-99 employees), Weiss & Company LLP placed 12th during an awards ceremony on May 26, 2016.

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The Floured Apron Celebrated “1st Birthday!”

The Winnetka-Northfield Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony in conjunction with the first birthday party celebration of The Floured Apron, a non profit social enterprise bakery that creates specialty baked goods hand-crafted by women building brighter futures through participation in

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Rocky Macias of Get Dwell awarded Professional Remodeler “40 Under 40” Honor!

Pro Remodeler Magazine has awared Rocky Macia of Get Dwell, 1046-C Gage Street, Winnetka, the honor of “40 Under 40” which recognizes the year’s best and brightest in the remodeling industry. The idea is

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Avli Restaurant & Rotisserie Opens in Winnetka

The Winnetka-Northfield Chamber of Commerce orchestrated a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the grand opening of Avli Restaurant & Rotisserie located inside The Laundry at 533 Chestnut Street, Winnetka, Il

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Rib and Stitch Yarn Shop and Knitted Knockers.org Team up…

In honor and memory of relatives and friends who have been affected by breast cancer Rib and Stitch Yard Shop has partnered with KnittedKnockers.org, and their store became an approved collection and distribution center for knitted knockers.

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Bob Berger Retires Hubbard Woods Motors, Winnetka.

It was 1961 when Bob Berger leased a run down Phillips 66 station off of the main road and began to specialize in servicing VW Beetles. In 1966 Hubbard Woods Motors moved to its current location, 985 Green Bay Road, Winnetka, IL and has been a thriving business since!

The business has evolved over the years…

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The 2016 Northfield Farmers’ Market Opens May 21!

The opening day of the Northfield Farmers’ Market is Saturday, May 21, 7:30am -12:30pm at 6 Happ Road, Northfield, IL. (across the street from New Trier High School, Northfield Campus) Enjoy a casual morning

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Ribbon Cutting Welcomes Source Healing to Winnetka

The WNCC held a ribbon cutting on Tuesday, April 19 to welcome Source Healing to 723 Elm Street, Winnetka. Christie Jordan and her staff’s goal is to help guide you back to clarity and flow through Chinese Medicine and their proprietary Source Method. This is their second location. They are also located at 650 N. Dearborn Street, Suite 800, Chicago. You can read more about Source Healing

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The WNCC Holds 40th Annual Recognition Lunch

The Winnetka-Northfield Chamber of Commerce held it’s 40th Annual Recognition Lunch on Wednesday, April 6 at the Winnetka Community House in Winnetka. A fashion show and a silent auction were also featured in the event. Over 225 people attended to recognize the honorees. The funds raised will be used to

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Phototronics Celebrates Grand Re-Locating!!!!

Co-owners Keith Franson and Scott Dallmeyer have moved the Winnetka Institution, Phototronics to a new location…996 Green Bay Road, Winnetka! To commemorate the relocation, the WNCC held a ribbon cutting ceremony on Friday, April 1 to kickoff their weekend of sales, raffles and celebration! (April 1- 2) Phototronics has been operating in Winnetka for over 65 years and is still going strong!

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WNCC Offers 10 Day Trip to Thailand and Hong Kong

The Winnetka-Northfield Chamber of Commerce is offering a 10 Day trip to China. The tour is open to all who would like to travel to see the area.

The Trip Includes:

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Londo Mondo Opens New Addition and Celebrates 1st Year Anniversary in Winnetka

The Winnetka-Northfield Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon for Londo Mondo, 558 Green Bay Road, Winnetka, to commemorate the opening of the new addition to their store. Village Officials, Winnetka-Northfield Chamber members, friends and family attended the celebration. Londo Mondo has been open for one year in Winnetka.

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