We put together a map and route suggestions for the best Christmas decorations in Beverly, Mt. Greenwood, Evergreen Park and Oak Lawn.
- LOCAL CONNECTIONS
- Dan Lambert
Wednesday, December 12, 2012
What better way to celebrate the holidays than a leisurely drive through the neighborhood spent admiring Christmas decorations? Thanks to our Facebook fans we came up with a list of great houses to gawk at this holiday season. Many of the homes are described by general block numbers. Use our suggestions to plan your route and enjoy the ride. We suggest you start off at one end of 95th Street and wind your way down to the other. The homes on the 9900 block of S. Campbell are all decorated with handmade decorations, so a nice stroll down that block is recommended. Do you go all out with the Christmas decorations? Then you need to enter Patch's Deck the House Contest. Simply click on your town and follow the instructions for how to upload …
Your vote could help make a world of difference for students in Bolingbrook's Valley View School District.
- HOLIDAY GUIDE
Friday, January 6, 2012
It was Benjamin Franklin who once said, "If we do not hang together, we shall surely hang separately." I know you're not from Bolingbrook, but Bolingbrook sure needs your help. The Frohns, longtime residents of Bolingbrook, are among 24 national finalists for Patch's Deck the House contest. What's at stake? A lot, actually. If the Frohns receive the most votes by Sunday, Jan. 8, theValley View School District will get $100,000 for local students. Now we know your kids don't attend any of Valley View's schools. But the Frohns are the only Illinois candidate. And during these cash-strapped times we live in, anyone can realize the enormous effect $100,000 can have on a child's education. Please take a moment to vote for the Frohns and help …