• After Power Mind & Body closed in downtown Glencoe, its members were shocked when they were not alerted or refunded. Megan Bernard/22nd Century Media

    Glencoe gym’s abrupt closure leaves members in cold

    January 23, 2018 By Megan Bernard, Editor News
    Members of Power Mind & Body in Glencoe were shocked this past fall when the new gym abruptly shuttered. According to multiple former members, and confirmed by owner Rick Raschillo, patrons of the gym were not alerted of the closure and were not issued any refund, even after members paid a recent $900 fee for site upgrades.
  • A 25-year-old mansion at 57 Maple Hill Road in Glencoe was purchased in 2016 for $8.5 million and torn down by the end of 2017. Village building permits show a 27,500-square-foot mansion will be built on the site. COURTESY OF ZILLOW

    Unknown buyers tear down Maple Hill mansion to rebuild

    January 17, 2018 By Margaret Tazioli, Freelance Reporter News

    An unknown buyer purchased one of Glencoe’s most expensive pieces of lakefront property last year and officially tore it down by the year-end.

  • Be Market’s roasted butternut squash salad ($12) is prepared with mixed greens, quinoa, pecans, carrots, broccoli and served with a side of maple mustard dressing. Martin Carlino/22nd Century Media

    Be Market helps customers take control of their health

    January 19, 2018 By Alyssa Groh, Contributing Editor Life & Arts, Dining Out
    For Vade Sankar, the owner of Be Market in Lake Bluff, gaining knowledge about healthy foods and different ways to prepare them to make your taste buds ask for more began 10 years ago.
  • Eighth-grader Zoe Stein (center) plays Millie during a dress rehearsal in one cast of “Thoroughly Modern Millie,” which runs Thursday-Sunday, Jan. 25-28, at Central School’s Misner Auditorium. Rhonda Holcomb/22nd Century Media

    Actors grow on stage with ‘Thoroughly Modern Millie’

    January 18, 2018 By Hilary Anderson, Freelance Reporter Life & Arts

    Millie Dillmount is coming to Glencoe.

  • Chin’s Chop Suey closed after nearly 20 years at 655 Vernon Ave., Glencoe. A new restaurant called Shanghai Garden will be opening at a later date. Megan Bernard/22nd Century Media

    Chin’s Chop Suey closes, new restaurant coming soon

    January 16, 2018 By Megan Bernard, Editor News

    After nearly 20 years on Vernon Avenue, Chin’s Chop Suey has closed. But, the space won’t be vacant for long.


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