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A unique spaceship has landed at the Glencoe Library. It is on display for all to see on the library’s second floor in the Children’s Department.

The unusual item is the creative genius of Glencoe librarian Susan Schober.

“It is called Spaceship WRC,” said Finstad, head of Glencoe Library’s Children’s Department. “The WRC stands for the library’s Winter Reading Club, which is space-themed this year.”

Megan Bernard
Chalk Boutique, a women’s design apparel and accessories boutique, opened in Glencoe on Oct. 3, the second boutique owned by Sharon Watrous and Carrie Kane to open on the North Shore.
Fouad Egbaria
Oct. 10 620 Stonegate Ter, Glencoe, 60022-1466 - James Koval To Brian Segel, Jillian Segel $2,379,000
Aleksandra Ivanisevic
Days after nine Loyola Academy varsity football players did not play in a season-opening loss to Phillips, an explicit photo showing dozens of Ramblers showed up on social media.
Megan Bernard

A 63-year-old Northfield man died Aug. 23 after he was stung by approximately 20 yellowjacket wasps in his backyard, as reported by our sister paper, The Winnetka Current. 

Gregory Salm was reportedly moving wood in his yard in the 1600 block of Harding Road, Northfield, when the wasps began to sting him around 7:45 p.m.

Megan Bernard

The 10th annual Glencoe Festival of Art will be held from 10 a.m.–5 p.m. July 28-29 in Downtown Glencoe. 

The festival will feature a variety of art in many different mediums, as well as food, music and art-related activities. Held in cooperation with the Glencoe Chamber of Commerce, the event will have free admission and free parking.

Megan Bernard

On Friday, June 5, the Glencoe Historical Society unveiled all 15 of the Frank Lloyd Wright-inspired street markers designed by members of the community for the Wright Around Town public art initiative. The markers will be on display throughout Glencoe all summer and through early October. 

Fouad Egbaria
We have a number of reader contests throughout the year: a holiday card contest, pumpkin carving contest, vacation photo contest, and more.
Fouad Egbaria

The Village of Glencoe is the 10th wealthiest town in America.

That’s according to Bloomberg, which published a report titled “These Are the Wealthiest Towns in the U.S.” today, Wednesday, Feb. 13. 

Bloomberg evaluated inflation-adjusted household data for all U.S. places, as defined by the Census, with a minimum of 2,000 households and ranked them based on average household income. Nearly 6,250 met the criteria, the article says. 

Megan Bernard
Lightning struck a gazebo at 11:28 a.m. in the 800 block of Grove Street, Glencoe, and caused a fire today, Friday, Sept. 27.
Megan Bernard

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