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Fritts Sporting Goods, the downtown Winnetka fixture that has supplied local families with everything from bicycles to local school spirit clothing, is closing after 37 years.
“I started this store from scratch,” said store owner Tom Fritts, who said he bought what had been a hardware store in the late 1970s to start T.L. Fritts.
On Saturday, October 10, 3:00-6:00pm, gather your friends for an afternoon of wine tasting in the East Elm Business District! (corner of Lincoln and Elm Streets, Winnetka) Guests will tour local businesses while sampling a variety of carefully selected winesRead More
It seems hard to believe but the 2015 season is coming to an end for the Northfield Farmers’ Market. The Market’s last day will be Saturday, October 17, 7:30am-12:30pm at 6 Happ Road, Northfield.Read More
Hadley School for the Blind’s 2015 Braille Holiday Card and gift tag sale kicks off October 15.Read More
Local businesses look forward to celebrating the relaunch of Northfield at Northfield Fest on Saturday, Oct. 3, from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. with lots of fun activities for the day. Festival Highlights include:Read More
Zengeler Cleaners, the Midwest’s oldest and largest dry cleaner, recently began serving customers at its new location at 792 Skokie Boulevard in Northbrook. The new state-of-the art, environmentally friendly facility features many leading-edge amenities that have proven extremely popular with customers.Read More
The Winnetka-Northfield Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the opening of BloOuts–A Blow Dry Bar at their new WInnetka location, 895 1/2 Green Bay Road. The event was held Wednesday, September 16. Member of the Chamber, local merchants, friends, family, employees and staff of Vivian Arpino, owner of the salon, were in attendance to welcome them to the Hubbard Woods Business District of Winnetka.Read More
REMINDER THIS SATURDAY 9/12 IS THE NORTHFIELD STATE FAIR! 6:00-11:00 PM
Attend the Northfield Farmers’ Market in the morning at 6 Happ Road in Northfield and spend the evening at the Fair…a full day of Northfield!
Bring the whole family out to Clarkson Park…
The WNCC Business After Hours was held at Clarkson Park on Wednesday, August 25 from 5:00-7:00pm. The event partners were The Northfield Park District, Raynor Door Company and Hofherr Meats CoRead More
The Northfield Lion’s Club is conducting Free Diabetic Retinopathy Screenings at the Northfield Farmers’ Market, 6 Happ Road, Northfield on Saturday, September 12Read More