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8 | January 25, 2018 | The highland park landmark news Humphrey “Bogie” Bogart Virginia Dew-Siddons of Highland Park Bogie a city-dog his entire life has just moved to Highland Park from Chicago with his family. He especially enjoys walks in the ecofriendly nature preserve! Although he is 11 years old, he acts like a puppy and can still jump three feet in the air. If you’d like to see your pet as Pet of the Week, email Editor Xavier Ward with a picture and short description of your pet. All pets are welcome, not just dogs and cats. FLOOR CLEANING SALE 20% off carpet cleaning, area rug cleaning & upholstery cleaning. Welcome 2018 with fresh, clean floors in your home. Typical Bedroom Carpet (10x14 Ft.) - $44.80 ($0.32/sf) 4x6 Ft. Area Rug - $28.80 ($1.20/sf) Offers end 02/28/18. Conditions apply. See store or call for details. 1107 Greenleaf Ave, Wilmette 847-865-8283 THE WILMETTE BEACON Woman stabbed by daughter in Wilmette A woman allegedly stabbed her mother multiple times with a knife during an apparent domestic incident Thursday, Jan. 18, in the 1900 block of Highland Avenue in Wilmette. The victim was taken to the hospital with non-lifethreatening injuries, according to a press release from the Wilmette Police Department. The release says officers responded to the scene around 7:04 a.m. following a 911 call. By the time police arrived, the daughter had fled the home. Responding officers located the offender in the 2000 block of Washington Avenue, where she was taken into custody. The incident remains under investigation. Reporting by Eric De- Grechie, Managing Editor. Full story at THE WINNETKA CURRENT Winnetka business sends literature to children worldwide To walk into the Stuart Brent Children’s Book Club offices in Winnetka is to be instantly enveloped in a cluttered, colorful swirl of organized literary chaos. The labyrinth of small rooms in the vintage second-floor walkup at 1073 Gage St. are lined floor to ceiling, wall to wall with thousands of book titles. Stacks of books stand at sometimes rickety attention on floors, furniture and window sills throughout. And, all are serenaded by the clickety-clack of computer keyboards, Deciding to file for DIVORCE is hard... Hiring competent COUNSEL is easy. phone calls and office chatter, as owner Amy Brent and her staff of three send one book a month to close to 3,000 youngsters and teens in nearly every corner of the globe. “This is my home. All of these books are my friends, my partners. They are denizens of my environment, of my world,” said Brent, a veteran of more than 40 years in the book business who personally selects every book her club members receive, based on constantly updated profiles they provide and her own instincts about what they will enjoy. Today, the Glencoe resident is highly regarded not just as an expert on children’s books, but as a tireless promoter of the joys and value of reading. The Law Offices of Michael P. Doman, Ltd. Practicing Divorce Law for 29 years. Call Michael Doman (847) 897-5288 Concentrating in Divorce and Family Law. 555 Skokie Boulevard, Suite 500 • Northbrook, Illinois 60062 Email: It is a standing a lifetime in the making. Brent, 59, began working in her father’s Chicago bookstore, Stuart Brent Books, while a freshman at Highland Park High School, sweeping floors and cleaning books. From the get-go, she was often surrounded by literary heavyweights. Reporting by Alan P. Henry, Freelance Reporter. Full story at WinnetkaCurrent. com. THE GLENVIEW LANTERN Residents make valentines for local veterans It’s undeniable that military service is ingrained in Glenview’s culture and history. As recently as 1995, the Glenview Naval Air Station prepared soldiers to fight for their country. As young men, astronaut Neil Armstrong and former presidents Gerald Ford and George H.W. Bush learned their commitment to service at the air base. Throughout the last two decades, the training sites and landing strips became restaurants and condos. The name changed, as well. It’s now called The Glen. Glenview’s history of service, however, has not been lost on the younger generations. Nearly 15 young residents — and a few older ones — turned out to make Valentine’s Day cards for veterans Jan. 12 at the Glenview Public Library. Reporting by Jeremy Turley, Freelance Reporter. Full story at GlenviewLantern. com. highland park the highland park landmark | January 25, 2018 | 9 THANKS FOR A GREAT 2017 WISHING MY FAMILY, FRIENDS AND CLIENTS A SUCCESSFUL 2018 1210 Sherwood Rd, Highland Park Much larger than it appears! 4 bedrooms, 3.5 baths - open floor plan. $599,000 NEW PRICE 1226 Ashland Ave, Wilmette Historic William Drummond Home. Benvenuti & Stein® renovations. 4 bedrooms, 2.5 baths.$1,575,000 COMING SOON CELL 847-922-7565 STEVIE.SIMS@CBEXCHANGE.COM WINNETKA COLDWELL BANKER 568 LINCOLN AVENUE | WINNETKA, IL 60093 COLDWELLBANKERHOMES.COM The property information herein is derived from various sources that may include, but not be limited to, county records and the Multiple Listing Service, and it may include approximations. Although the information is believed to be accurate, it is not warranted and you should not rely upon it without personal verifi cation. 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