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If everything goes according to plan, expect some movement happening at the former Chin’s Chop Suey location. 

In January, The Glencoe Anchor reported after nearly 20 years on Vernon Avenue, Chin’s closed. New owners plan to open another Chinese food restaurant, called Shanghai Garden, in the same spot at 655 Vernon Ave., Glencoe.

Megan Bernard

For Susan Taves, cooking is an art.

Taves, a Glencoe resident of eight years, owns a catering service, Sweet Cassava, and also does prepared meals for Glencoe residents. On top of that, she teaches cooking classes at the Takiff Center for people of all ages – her culinary pupils are as young as 3 years old.

Fouad Egbaria
When most of us have a neighbor in need, we do our best to go out of our way to help them out — we carry their groceries, shovel their sidewalks, borrow a few dollars or lend an open ear.
Fouad Egbaria
At the conclusion of the three-hour meeting, the Zoning Commission forwarded its non-binding recommendations to the Village Board for the final decision.
Megan Bernard
Lake Forest High School officials are asking parents and staff to be aware after a suspicious incident was reported Sept. 16 on Sheridan Road near Lake Forest College, reports our sister paper, The Lake Forest Leader.
Megan Bernard

When he’s not in the weight room, Jim Davis can be found writing poetry. 

Davis, strength and conditioning coordinator at New Trier High School (his alma mater), played football in Europe after a collegiate career at Knox College — but he’s also an accomplished poet. While at Knox, he majored in studio art with a painting focus and a minor in sports administration. Now, while working at New Trier, he’s wrapping up a thesis for his MFA from Northwestern University. 

Fouad Egbaria

Matthew Dippold, 39, of the 1100 block of Terrace Court, was arrested for battery and resisting arrest at 8:17 p.m. Oct. 4 at his home in Glencoe. The battery charge was against a police officer, according to Richard Weiner, Glencoe Public Safety deputy chief. His court date is Nov. 21. 

In other police news:

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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

Chicago Dream Town Realty broker Hadley Rue calls it “a very special piece of property, a beautiful residential estate.”

The 12.22-acre property at 1801 Green Bay Road in Glencoe was the longtime home of the Hoover family of vacuum cleaner fame and fortune and it’s so “special” that it was listed at $15.9 million when it was put up for sale on Aug. 22.

Megan Bernard
Former Loyola Academy girls soccer coach Craig Snower maintained a “hot moms list,” told a player he would kick her “in the vagina” and constantly commented on players’ chest sizes, according to only a few of the allegations made in police records released to The Glencoe Anchor on Thursday.
Megan Bernard

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