Tag Archives: Fall 1994

The Chimneys

Gazette Article by: Cindy Fuller Appeared in the Gazette: Fall 1994 House of the Season: Courtyard Charm at the Chimneys In 1929 a Winnetka Talk article described “The Chimneys” apartments as an “interesting experiment with the taste and demands of the North Shore.” Most likely the reference was to the fact that apartments were not […]

Postcard of the original Sacred Heart Catholic Church building, c. 1907.

Sacred Heart Church Restored

Gazette Article by Barbara Sholl, Fall 1994 Updated November 17, 2021 In 1897, four lots at the corner of Tower and Burr in Winnetka were purchased for $1,000 to establish a Catholic congregation for 1,500 residents of Winnetka, Glencoe, Lakeside (now Hubbard Woods) and the farms located in what are now the communities of Northfield […]