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The Story of Winnetka Spirits

Gazette Article by Becky Hurley Appeared in the Gazette: Fall 2011 <img src=”images/122t.jpg” class = “center” /> Patrons at a Gross Point Tavern, 1903. Photo courtesy of Wilmette Historical Museum. Winnetka, like much of the North Shore, has a complicated history with drinking. Although the village was officially “dry” for most of its early years, […]