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Glencoe librarian Linda Patchett grabs a cupcake at the Village of Glencoe’s 150th birthday celebration Friday, March 29, at Village Hall. Photos by Rhonda Holcomb/22nd Century Media
Village Manager Phil Kiraly addresses the crowd at the flag raising ceremony Friday, March 29, outside Glencoe Village Hall.
Village President Larry Levin (left) addresses the crowd with Karen McCormick, who spoke on behalf of State Rep. Robyn Gabel.
Hilary Anderson, Freelance Reporter
12:48 am CDT April 3, 2019
The event was one of many year-long celebrations marking the date — March 29, 1869 — when the village was officially incorporated under a special charter granted by an act of the Illinois State Legislature.