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

Yogi Barre, LLC Ribbon Cutting

The Winnetka-Northfield Chamber of Commerce orchestrated a ribbon cutting ceremony honoring Yogi Barre LLC, 549 Lincoln Avenue, Winnetka on Wednesday, January 27. Village Representatives, Chamber Officials and members were all in attendance to welcome the new Fitness Studio to Winnetka. To learn mor

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Mrs. Green’s Natural Market Officially Welcomed to Winnetka

It’s Official…Mrs. Green’s Natural Market opened it’s doors for business on Wednesday, January 27. A ribbon cutting ceremony was conducted by the Winnetka-Northfield Chamber of Commerce along with Village Officials, representatives of the Chamber, Winnetka residents and fellow merchants.

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A letter from David Trandel, Developer of ONEWinnetka

David M. Trandel, the Developer of ONEWinnetka has sent out a letter to Winnetka residents and businesses addressing questions that have arisen about the project. He presents factual answers to misconceptions surrounding the Project. Read the letter in it’s entirety..

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The WNCC Presents CUBA!!!

The Winnetka-Northfield Chamber of Commerce is offering a 7 night, 8 day guided tour of Cuba departing from Miami on May 11, 2016.

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Zengeler Cleaners Announces 2016 “20-Year Club”

Zengeler Cleaners, the Midwest’s oldest and largest drycleaner, is proud to introduce the company’s 2016 “20-Year Club.” The historic family-owned business now has 28 of their 93 employees who have been with the company for 20 or more years, combining for an astonishing 815 years of service to Zengeler Cleaners customers. With dedicated and loyal employees like these, it is no wonder the company has excelled in business for nearly 160 years!

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Bill Hiscott, Sawbridge Studios shares energy saving/cost reducing tip…

I wanted to share our experience at Sawbridge with changing out all of our Halogen track bulbs for LEDs…in the six months since we began the change, our electric bill has gone down 25%!

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WNCC Teams with Make It Better to Create the 2016 Winnetka-Northfield Chamber of Commerce Lifestyle & Business Guide.

The 2016 Winnetka-Northfield Chamber of Commerce is teaming up with Make It Better to create the 2016 Winnetka-Northfield Chamber of Commerce Lifestyle & Business Guide. The Guide is the go-to source for information regarding the Villages,

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WNCC Seeks Person of the Year Nominations

Know Someone Who Makes a Difference in our Community?
The Winnetka-Northfield Chamber of Commerce is seeking nominees for PERSON OF THE YEAR.
The Winnetka-Northfield Chamber of Commerce seeks to identify our community’s top volunteer!

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Federal Reserve Raises Interest Rates

WNCC member Chad Fitzloff of Edward Jones shared this article with me and it is an interesting read….

For the first time in nearly a decade, the Federal Reserve (Fed) raised short-term interest rates. The widely expected 0.25% increase ended its zero rate policy. Short-term interest rates had been near zero

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The Private Bank hosts 2015 WNCC Holiday Party!

The 2015 WNCC Holiday Party was held Tuesday, December 8 at The Private Bank in Winnetka. It was a beautiful event orchestrated by Connie Berman and her staff at The Private Bank. An incredible amount of attention

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Village of Northfield Lights Holiday Tree

Santa arrived in Northfield, IL. on Thursday, December 3 to assist with the lighting of the Village of Northfield Holiday Tree. He made a grand entrance…

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The Winnetka Holiday Tree Lighting

The Winnetka-Northfield Chamber of Commerce along with the Village of Winnetka and Winnetka Park District orchestrated the 2015 Holiday Tree Lighting in Winnetka on Friday, December 4…

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Rib and Stitch Yarn Shop is Welcomed to Winnetka!

The Winnetka-Northfield Chamber of Commerce conducted a “Welcome” Ribbon Cutting ceremony on Tuesday, December 1 at Rib and Stich Yarn Shop located at 1060 Gage Streeet, Winnetka

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North Shore Frugal Fashionista Ribbon Cutting and Open House

The Winnetka-Northfield Chamber of Commerce conducted a ribbon cutting ceremony welcoming North Shore Frugal Fashionista to the Chamber on Thursday, November 12 at the home of Nancy and John Riddle. The event was held in conjunction with an open house and

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Winnetka Downtown Master Plan Public Workshop Announced

A workshop has been scheduled for Monday, November 16, 7:00pm at North Shore Country Day School, 310 Greeen Bay Road, Winnetka to discsuss, share ideas and to learn more about the proposed Winnetka Downtown Master Plan

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Go Green Winnetka-Northfield November 2015 Update

Give Thanks this Month for all the abundance we have in our local communities and pledge to conserve and protect our natural and other resources.

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