Peachtree Place was opened in 1985 by Lucy Callahan, who wanted to bring some Southern charm to Chicago. This store…More in the Northfield Village Square has 11 rooms of gifts to choose from, including stationery, glassware, picture frames, rugs and lamps. All purchases receive complimentary gift-wrap.
The store sponsers the Peachtree Place College Scholarship Fund, which awards a full college education at Bryant College to a deserving young minority woman.
The Original Green Bay Cafe 568 Green Bay Rd, Winnetka, IL60093 This is a simple place serving hearty breakfasts and sandwiches at lunch. Despite being right on Green Bay Road, it…More seems a bit off the beaten path. Tables are few, so the place fills up fast, especially on weekends.
Astor Place Park Sunset Ln & Astor Pl, Glencoe, IL60022 This park is in an extremely quiet residential neighborhood with little through traffic. For this reason and the nature…More of the actual park, which consists of little more than a playground and sandbox, Astor Place Park is an ideal space to take small children.
The Social Skills Place 464 Central Ave, Northfield, IL60093 The Social Skills Place works with both parents and children to teach social, emotional and organizational skills in a…More structured environment. The program is designed to improve a child's social functioning, first within the group setting, then in the real world. Each group session lasts 45 minutes to an hour. The program lasts approximately 10 weeks, after which new students can join the group and current students can choose to stay on for the next 10-week program. In the fall of 2006, the Social Skills Place began using children who are well adjusted socially as volunteers in the groups. This allows for everyone to learn from each other. The volunteer children learn to help others at an early age, and the other children in the group get the chance to be around and interact with socially successful children.
With a wide array of eyeglasses, sunglasses and other accessories, Doyle Optical has been owned and run by Doyle…More Scott himself for 38 years. Doyle's decades-long service to the community of Winnetka has helped the store build a strong customer-base, a place where returning patrons can be on a first-name basis with the staff. Offering most major brands, Doyle Optical is not just a place to meet all your eyewear needs but a destination where clients can support one of Winnetka's longest-running businesses.
O'Neil's 1003 Green Bay Rd, Winnetka, IL60093 If you want a place that embodies the high life in North Shore, look no further than O'Neill's. Idle in the cafe at…More lunchtime or come back in the evening for $25 dinner entrees. Select spirits from the bar or bring your own bottle of wine, but remember there is a $10 corkage fee.
Marigolds 1054 Gage St, Winnetka, IL60093 This small antiques and vintage shop carries furniture, jewelry and more. Marigolds' employees specialize in jewelry,…More porcelain and furniture collecting, so the store is filled with a homely feel. With antiques, home decorations and more, this small shop provides a place to add finishing touches for interior decorating. The shop is located off of Green Bay Road north of Tower Road.