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Koenig & Strey Real Living Announce Sales and Listing Leaders for Northbrook Office

June, 2012 – Michael Mazzei, Senior Vice President and Managing Broker of Koenig & Strey Real Living Northbrook Office, has announced the Sales and Listing … Read more ›

Sculpture garden by Peter Walker. Photo: Timothy Hursley. © PWP Landscape Architecture
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Peter Walker, Co-designer of the National September 11 Memorial, to speak at Botanic Garden

The renowned landscape architect Peter Walker, who co-designed the National September 11 Memorial, will speak at the Chicago Botanic Garden June 28. His presentation is … Read more ›

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Koenig & Strey Real Living Announce Sales and Listing Leaders for Northbrook Office

MAY, 2012 – Michael Mazzei, Senior Vice President and Managing Broker of Koenig & Strey Real Living Northbrook Office, has announced the Sales and Listing … Read more ›

Photo coutersy of Nancy Hannick
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North Shore Garden Club hosts garden walk “Garden Fantasies”

Visit five special gardens in Highland Park, Deerfield and Lake Forest that include inspirational designs filled with beautiful and rare plants on Wednesday, June 20, … Read more ›

A rendering shows the proposed layout of a new teaching garden at Northbrook Junior High School. (Submitted by The Organic Gardener)

Dist. 28 superintendent: Teaching garden could be ready for use by next spring

Construction on a new teaching garden at Northbrook Junior High School could begin in the fall, and students could be digging in the dirt by … Read more ›

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Xfinity Home Takes Digital Home Monitoring To New Level

Protect and monitor your home, control the temperature, turn the lights on and off – and do a host of other home management activities – … Read more ›

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Chicago’s Green Rooftops Lead to Eco-Friendly Beautification in 2012

Chicago, IL. March 15th, 2012 – As spring quickly approaches, Chicagoans look to take advantage of environmentally-friendly landscape enhancements for their urban properties. Green rooftops … Read more ›

Custom Home designed by BSB Design
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Local Builder Launches Affordable Custom Home Program

While The Jacobs Companies of Deerfield have been building luxury homes since 1935, building for the next generation of Jacobs’ homeowners is a new adventure. … Read more ›

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Prepare for Spring – It’s Around the Corner!

Chicago, IL. March 8th, 2012: Your home’s curb appeal is just as important as your interior décor and personal style. With spring just around the … Read more ›

Soda bread baked in a loaf pan (Stephanie Hardiman Simon / TribLocal)

Basic Irish soda bread recipe

This isn’t a super traditional or family recipe for soda bread. Feel free to use this if you’re looking for an easy recipe or have … Read more ›