Tag Archives: Churches


Congregational Church

Church and Community History Intertwined Gazette Article by: George Brodsky Appeared in the Gazette: Summer 1995 Excerpted from: Remember, Rejoice, Renew The Winnetka Congregational Church 1874-1974 On August 18, 1874, a non-denominational body of 22 souls gathered to form the Winnetka Congregational Church. They rented the vacated one-room Unitarian Church at Cherry and Maple Streets. […]

Sacred Heart Church Restored

Gazette Article by: Barbara Sholl Appeared in the Gazette: Fall 1994 In 1897 four lots at the corner of Tower and Burr in Winnetka were purchased for $1,000 to establish a Catholic congregation for 1500 residents of Winnetka, Glencoe, Lakeside and the farms located in what are now the communities of Northfield and Northbrook. Sacred […]