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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 ›

Curved line gardens offer a more natural look to a space, while straight line designs lend a formal, architectural flair.
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In Your Own Back Yard

It’s time to get out and garden! Whether you’re just digging in or evaluating how your lawn and garden are looking this year, feel free … Read more ›

Photo courtesy of Crag Bergmann Landscape Designs
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North Shore Garden Club Hosts Garden Walk “Garden Fantasies”

Visit five special gardens in Highland Park and Lake Forest that include inspirational designs filled with beautiful and rare plants on Wednesday, June 20, 2012 … Read more ›

Richard Powers, architect, 1928
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Housewalk Features History & Architecture

HOUSEWALK FEATURES HISTORY + ARCHITECTUREHistoric lakefront homes included on the tour The Wilmette Historical Society is pleased to announce its 25th annual Spring Housewalk on … Read more ›

1496 Asbury in Winnetka
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North Shore Builders Presents Historically Inspired Dream Home

North Shore Builders’ newest home, 1496 Asbury in Winnetka, exemplifies the company’s reputation of building historically inspired, energy efficient, luxury homes. Teaming up with top … Read more ›

Two time award winning Wilmette kitchen by Normandy Remodeling to be featured on "Designer Kitchens of the North Shore" kitchen tour.
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Award Winning Wilmette Kitchen to Be Featured on North Shore Kitchen Tour

The 2012 “Designer Kitchens of the North Shore” kitchen tour presented by the Junior League of Evanston – North Shore will feature seven kitchens from … Read more ›

China and Crystal Repair Now Being Offered At Char Crews in Wilmette
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What's Broken Can Be New Again At Char Crews

China and Crystal objects, from figurines and dishes to vases and goblets, are highly prized for their enduring, multifaceted beauty and practical strength, but when … Read more ›

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"Designer Kitchens of the North Shore" Luncheon

On Friday, May 4th, the Junior League of Evanston-North Shore (JLE-NS) presents a spectacular tour of seven residential North Shore kitchens, created by celebrated kitchen … 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 ›

Crabapples are a lovely addition to a spring yard and garden. (Photo courtesy Chalet)
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In Your Own Back Yard

In Your Own Back YardBy Steve Kooyenga, senior landscape architect at Chalet Landscape, Nursery and Garden Center Spring has officially sprung – as our colorful … Read more ›