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  • "Love of history propelled Leary to professional excellence"
    Henry, Alan P., The Wilmette Beacon (Northbrook, Illinois: 22nd Century Media, 20100908), 6 Feb 2020, Cover photo, pgs 4,6     Article covering the career and influence of retiring Curator Patrick Leary of the Wilmette Historical Museum.
    Henry, Alan P., The Wilmette Beacon (Northbrook, Illinois: 22nd Century Media, 20100908), 6 Feb 2020, Cover photo, pgs 4,6   Article covering the career and influence of retiring Curator Patrick Leary of ...
  • "Wilmette Library receives national recognition"
    Wilmette Public Library, The Wilmette Beacon (Northbrook, Illinois: 22nd Century Media, 20100908), 30 Jan 2020     Article describes the Library's recognition as a 5 star Library in the Library Journal's annual statistical review of public library services.
    Wilmette Public Library, The Wilmette Beacon (Northbrook, Illinois: 22nd Century Media, 20100908), 30 Jan 2020   Article describes the Library's recognition as a 5 star Library in the ...
  • "Terror at Walker Bros. Pancake House"
    Jacoby, John, The Wilmette Beacon (Northbrook, Illinois: 22nd Century Media, 20100908), 20 Feb 2020, p. 16     Describes the May 7, 1973 incident at Walker Bros. Pancake House when Eddie Gibson and George Nurse attempted to rob the Pancake House, taking hostages while attempting to do do. No one was hurt and the two men were arrested and eventually sentenced to serve time at the Joliet prison.
    Jacoby, John, The Wilmette Beacon (Northbrook, Illinois: 22nd Century Media, 20100908), 20 Feb 2020, p. 16   Describes the May 7, 1973 incident at Walker Bros. Pancake House when ...
  • Gilson, Jamie Marie (Died)
    appeared in The Wilmette Beacon, 20 Feb 2020, p. 27. Date of Event: 11 Feb 2020     ...
    appeared in The Wilmette Beacon, 20 Feb 2020, p. 27. Date of Event: 11 Feb 2020   ...
  • "Lad & Lassie mixed retail sales with community involvement"
    Jacoby, John, The Wilmette Beacon (Northbrook, Illinois: 22nd Century Media, 20100908), 16 Jan 2020, 4, 12     A look back at Wilmette business Lad & Lassie which is closing in 2020 after 67 years in business.
    Jacoby, John, The Wilmette Beacon (Northbrook, Illinois: 22nd Century Media, 20100908), 16 Jan 2020, 4, 12   A look back at Wilmette business Lad & Lassie which is closing ...
  • "Picking a new village manager"
    Jacoby, John, The Wilmette Beacon (Northbrook, Illinois: 22nd Century Media, 20100908), 19 Dec 2019, p. 13,15     Describes the history of the Village Manager position in Wilmette and identifies the Village Managers from inception of the role to 2019.
    Jacoby, John, The Wilmette Beacon (Northbrook, Illinois: 22nd Century Media, 20100908), 19 Dec 2019, p. 13,15   Describes the history of the Village Manager position in Wilmette and identifies ...
  • Today's snowbirds have it easy (relatively)
    Jacoby, John, The Wilmette Beacon (Northbrook, Illinois: 22nd Century Media, 20100908), 27 Nov 2019, p. 15     Describes Fife family journey to Mobile, Alabama in 1917.
    Jacoby, John, The Wilmette Beacon (Northbrook, Illinois: 22nd Century Media, 20100908), 27 Nov 2019, p. 15   Describes Fife family journey to Mobile, Alabama in 1917.
  • Buckingham, Audrey (née Henderson) (Died)
    appeared in The Wilmette Beacon, 27 Nov 2019, p. 22. Date of Event: 15 Nov 2019     ...
    appeared in The Wilmette Beacon, 27 Nov 2019, p. 22. Date of Event: 15 Nov 2019   ...
  • "St. Joseph and St. Francis Xavier:  The Mundelein Link"
    Jacoby, John, The Wilmette Beacon (Northbrook, Illinois: 22nd Century Media, 20100908), 10 Oct 2019, p. 28     Article describes the connection between the Wilmette Catholic Churches of St. Francis Xavier and St. Joseph and Cardinal Mundelein and his family.
    Jacoby, John, The Wilmette Beacon (Northbrook, Illinois: 22nd Century Media, 20100908), 10 Oct 2019, p. 28   Article describes the connection between the Wilmette Catholic Churches of St. Francis ...
  • Emanuel, Benjamin, Dr. (Died)
    appeared in The Wilmette Beacon, 10 Oct 2019, p. 16, 36. Date of Event: 2 Oct 2019     ...
    appeared in The Wilmette Beacon, 10 Oct 2019, p. 16, 36. Date of Event: 2 Oct 2019   ...
  • "Why do so few African-Americans live in Wilmette", Part ll
    Jacoby, John, The Wilmette Beacon (Northbrook, Illinois: 22nd Century Media, 20100908), 5 Sep 2019, p. 26     The second of a 2 part series exploring the history of African-Americans in Wilmette, Part ll describes the racial unrest of the 1950s and 1960s as well as the steps taken in Wilmette and the North Shore to address racial inequality and discrimination. These inlcude "Operation Host" and the formation ...
    Jacoby, John, The Wilmette Beacon (Northbrook, Illinois: 22nd Century Media, 20100908), 5 Sep 2019, p. 26   The second of a 2 part series exploring the history of African-Americans ...
  • "Why do so few African-Americans live in Wilmette"  Part l
    Jacoby, John, The Wilmette Beacon (Northbrook, Illinois: 22nd Century Media, 20100908), 29 Aug 2019, p. 12     The first of a 2 part series exploring the history of African-Americans in Wilmette. The 1st part describes discriminatory practices in employment and housing as well as other instances of racial bias.
    Jacoby, John, The Wilmette Beacon (Northbrook, Illinois: 22nd Century Media, 20100908), 29 Aug 2019, p. 12   The first of a 2 part series exploring the history of African-Americans ...
  • Mahoney, Sharon (Died)
    appeared in The Wilmette Beacon, 22 Aug 2019, p. 10. Date of Event: 12 Aug 2019     ...
    appeared in The Wilmette Beacon, 22 Aug 2019, p. 10. Date of Event: 12 Aug 2019   ...
  • Finn, Eleanor (Died)
    appeared in The Wilmette Beacon, 15 Aug 2019, p. 8. Date of Event: 1 Aug 2019     ...
    appeared in The Wilmette Beacon, 15 Aug 2019, p. 8. Date of Event: 1 Aug 2019   ...
  • Bodeen, Nancy (née Lindberg) (Died)
    appeared in The Wilmette Beacon, 1 Aug 2019, p. 24. Date of Event: 17 Jun 2019     ...
    appeared in The Wilmette Beacon, 1 Aug 2019, p. 24. Date of Event: 17 Jun 2019   ...
  • Piskor, Robert J. (Died)
    appeared in The Wilmette Beacon, 18 Jul 2019, p. 40. Date of Event: 6 Jul 2019     ...
    appeared in The Wilmette Beacon, 18 Jul 2019, p. 40. Date of Event: 6 Jul 2019   ...
  • Nicholson, Christine (Died)
    appeared in The Wilmette Beacon, 18 Jul 2019, p. 40. Date of Event: 23 Jun 2019     ...
    appeared in The Wilmette Beacon, 18 Jul 2019, p. 40. Date of Event: 23 Jun 2019   ...
  • Milbratz, Eleanor Ruth (née Johnson) (Died)
    appeared in The Wilmette Beacon, 18 Jul 2019, p. 40. Date of Event: 4 Jul 2019     ...
    appeared in The Wilmette Beacon, 18 Jul 2019, p. 40. Date of Event: 4 Jul 2019   ...
  • Leonard, Marjorie (née Hattersley) (Died)
    appeared in The Wilmette Beacon, 18 Jul 2019, p. 40     Death date not provided...
    appeared in The Wilmette Beacon, 18 Jul 2019, p. 40   Death date not provided...
  • Croft, Norman (Died)
    appeared in The Wilmette Beacon, 18 Jul 2019, p. 40. Date of Event: 9 Jul 2019     ...
    appeared in The Wilmette Beacon, 18 Jul 2019, p. 40. Date of Event: 9 Jul 2019   ...
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