Connecting Neighbors in The Glen

The Glen is an upscale residential and retail community in Glenview, Illinois.  It is composed of 1,106 privately owned homes of various types including single family, townhomes, duplexes, two-flats, villas and condos.  2,439 adults live in these homes, and of course a lot of children as well.  The Glen is like a small town with its […] Read more »

Living near The Glen Club, Glenview Illinois

Spring is just around the corner, and it’s time to be thinking about golf!  One of the great benefits of living in The Glen is proximity to The Glen Club’s 18 home championship golf course designed by Tom Fazio.  The course is open to the public, and it also offers memberships. The Glen Club opened […] Read more »

Upgrades for The Glen’s Glenview National 9 Golf Course

Glenview National 9, The Glen’s beautiful nine-hole public course, is getting a big face lift.  The course itself has always been in tip top shape, due in large part to an agreement with The Glen Club for ongoing maintenance.  The Glen Club is a semi-private 18 hole championship course across the street.  It is one […] Read more »

Wagner Farm’s Farmers Market, a Hit With Glen Residents

A short drive from The Glen takes you to Wagner Farm, one of the few remaining farms in north suburban Cook County.  The Wagner family worked and lived on the farm until 1997 when the Glenview Park District purchased it for the benefit of Glenview and area residents.   It is preserved as a working farm […] Read more »

Art Fair Returns to Glen Tower Center

The annual Glen Town Center Art Fair returned to Tower Drive in The Glen last weekend.  The entire street was filled with booths displaying various forms of art by nationally known and very prominent artists.  Both sides of our “main street” were packed with gawkers and buyers alike. My son was the first in my family […] Read more »

Wildfire…the hottest restaurant in The Glen

August 8th was my anniversary, and my husband took me to Wildfire Restaurant here in The Glen.  Wildfire is hugely popular, and for good reason.  The food is delicious, the service outstanding, and the ambiance upscale yet comfortable.  Plus, it’s walking distance from many homes in The Glen’s Southgate and Chapel Crossing neighborhoods! Wildfire is a Lettuce […] Read more »

Live music at Navy Park in Glen Town Center

  Last Tuesday evening it was “Summer Sounds” in The Glen.  This is a summer-long series with live music…often blues, folk, jazz, rock and reggae.  This week’s band was Five Guys Named Moe.  The group featured four outstanding vocalists, magnificent harmonies, horns, percussion, and some of Chicago’s finest musicians.  Five Guys Named Moe offered us […] Read more »

Classic Car Day at The Glen

Classic Car Day at The Glen

  Sunday was Classic Car Day at The Glen in Glenview, Illinois.  Tower Drive, The Glen’s “main street”, was filled with beautiful autos of yesteryear.  My husband and I decided to walk over and take it all in.  We found that hundreds of our Glen neighbors made the same decision.  Glen Town Center, as our […] Read more »

The Glen- News, Real Estate and Lifestyle

The Glen Town Center

My new website covering all aspects of living in The Glen including the latest news, events and real estate updates is live today. This section of the site will provide a way to stay current with all things The Glen. Over time I want to provide you with a comprehensive look of all that The […] Read more »