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    • Arlington Heights

      The Village is one of the top 15 largest municipalities in Illinois, featuring a unique blend of old and new. It’s a progressive community that people are proud to call…

    • Barrington

      Barrington and its surrounding areas have a rich history dating back to the Blackhawk War of 1832. Until that time, the area that now includes Barrington had for centuries been…

    • Buffalo Grove

      Buffalo Grove gives its residents best of both worlds.While residents can enjoy the amenities of a country environment, they can also easily access the culture and entertainment of Chicago. Buffalo…

    • Cary

      Cary’s founder was William Dennison Cary, who purchased 82 acres of land in 1841 for $1.25 an acre in what would become Cary Station. Mr. Cary continued to purchase land…

    • Deerfield

      Deerfield is a village in Lake County, Illinois, United States, approximately 25 miles north of Chicago with a small portion extending into Cook County, Illinois. The population was 18,225 at the 2010 census, a decline of 175…

    • Glenview

      The Village of Glenview had 350 residents when it was incorporated in 1899. Today, the population is almost 45,000. Located in Cook County, the Village’s fine amenities and services, excellent…

    • Mount Prospect

      The Village of Mount Prospect is a nationally-acclaimed community recognized for excellent housing, high performing schools and outstanding services. When Business Week Magazine announced in 2008 that Mount Prospect was the number…

    • Northbrook

      1800s The earliest recorded residents of the Northbrook area were the Potawatomi tribe under Chief Shabbona. In 1833 the tribe ceded their land in Illinois and relocated near Council Bluffs,…

    • Palatine

      Palatine’s roots reach back to the 1830s when settlers from New York and New England traveled west to stake their claim in the fertile green prairies they had heard so…

    • Park Ridge

      Park Ridge is a picturesque suburb of 37,480 residents located 14 miles northwest of downtown Chicago, convenient to O’Hare Airport, major expressways, CTA and Metra trains. Incorporated as the village…