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The history of Glenview, IL has a lot to do with planned communities. In fact, the village got its start as a planned community called The Park, established by a religious group from the New Church (Swedenborgian) whose members were among the first European settlers.
Elmhurst, IL, is a mid-sized city in the Chicago suburbs with a population of 44,000; it shares a common history with most of the municipalities surrounding Chicago. Once home to the Potawatomi, the area now known as Elmhurst was first settled by Europeans in the 1830&rsquo
It’s pretty common for first-time visitors to Niles who are cruising down Touhy Avenue to do a double-take when they spot a landmark they had expected to be far, far away. The Leaning Tower of Niles, a half-scale replica of its more famous
Des Plaines, IL is known these days as the “City of Destiny” and for its proximity to O’Hare International Airport and for its much-debated gambling casino. Back in the 1940s and ‘50s, however, Des Plaines was the “City of Roses” and