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Journey Along the Shores - Part 6 (4 Course Concept)

Cutting down trees, hacking out brush, and hauling debris for hours on end gives a man plenty of time to think.  During one of these cleanup sessions recently, many of the thoughts that had been swirling around in my head crystalized into a new vision for what might be done with the golf portion of the Canal Shores property. 807 more words

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My Life So Far

I published this on my birthday in 2009-13, took a year off last year, but I still think it tells the first part of my story, and I love the old photos of the little me… 168 more words

Yes, That Was A House You Saw On Green Bay Road In the North Shore Yesterday!

$10 is a heck of a deal for house.

Spending $85 grand to move it from Wilmette to Evanston is another story though!

The Chicago Tribune says… 138 more words

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Consumers prefer independent auto shops to their new car dealers


Consumers prefer independent auto repair shops like Hong Kong Auto Service over new car dealers, according to an annual survey from Consumer Reports.

In the annual survey, conducted by the Consumer Reports National Research Center, independent auto shops outscored dealership service departments for overall satisfaction, price, quality, courteousness of the staff, and work being completed when promised. 199 more words

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Huge Fire Damages Woman's Club Of Wilmette

CHICAGO (CBS) — A historic building in north suburban Wilmette has been heavily damaged by a large blaze Tuesday.

The fire started around 10 a.m., at the Woman’s Club of Wilmette, at 930 Greenleaf Ave. 350 more words

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Journey Along the Shores - Part 2 (The Land)

We kicked off the 2015 season with our first Greens Committee meeting this week.  Improvement projects are beginning to line up and preparations are being planned.   457 more words

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Con Artists Pretending To Work For IRS Scam Wilmette Woman

(CBS) — A popular scam has been taken to a new level in north suburban Wilmette.

Police said that for two weeks ending Jan. 6, con artists called an elderly Wilmette resident, claiming to be Internal Revenue agents and threatening to have him arrested unless he paid $5,000 in taxes over the phone using Green Dot cards. 126 more words

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