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AUTOMOTIVE

WHERE IT’S AT

AUTO REPAIR

OIL CHANGE

Automotive........................................ 2 Dining .............................................. 3-6 Entertainment & Travel. ............... 7

AUTO BODY REPAIR

CAR WASH

TIRE STORE

Best of Suburban Life

Best of Suburban Life

Best of Suburban Life

Kubis Auto Body

Fuller’s Car Wash & Detail Center

Discount Tire

Health & Wellness ...................... 8-9

One of the Best

House & Home • Retail ............... 10

Bob Carter’s Auto Body

King Car Wash

One of the Best

One of the Best

Glenbard Auto Body

Delta Sonic Car Wash

AUTO REPAIR (MECHANICAL)

OIL CHANGE

Best of Suburban Life

Best of Suburban Life

J & C Auto Service

J & C Auto Service

One of the Best

One of the Best

Lang’s Auto Service

Jiffy Lube

House & Home • Service ............13 Personal Services. ........................ 14 Pet Care .............................................15 Professional Services ..................16 Retail • Food & Beverage............17 Retail • Specialty .......................... 18 Sports & Recreation .................... 19

One of the Best

One of the Best

One of the Best

Maas Auto Inc.

Maas Auto Inc.

PLUMBING and HEATING, INC. 747 Ogden Ave. Downers Grove, IL 60515

630-968-0783

Thank you for voting us the best plumber! Serving our Community for 90 Years! We Specialize in Repair and Remodeling of Kitchens and Bathrooms!

One of the Best

Elmhurst Firestone One of the Best

Just Tires


BANQUET FACILITY

BREAKFAST

BRUNCH

Best of Suburban Life

Best of Suburban Life

Best of Suburban Life

Best of Suburban Life

The Carlisle

Egg Harbor

Egg Harbor

Taste of Home Catering

One of the Best

One of the Best

One of the Best

One of the Best

Lincoln Center, Downers Grove Park District

Blueberry Hill

Allgauer’s Restaurant

CHOW

One of the Best

Juicy-O

BREAKFAST

One of the Best

Arrowhead Golf Club

Emmett’s Brewing Company One of the Best

Two Brothers Brewing Company

One of the Best

Q BBQ

CATERER

CATERER

One of the Best

Shannon’s Deli

One of the Best

One of the Best

Rock Bottom Brewery

One of the Best

The Patio

CHINESE FOOD

BURGER

Best of Suburban Life

China Chef

Best of Suburban Life

The Country House

One of the Best

Eddie Merlot’s

Jade Dragon Restaurant

One of the Best

One of the Best

Five Guys Burgers and Fries

Golden Wok Restaurant

One of the Best

Thank You for voting

Thank You for voting us The Best #1Downtown Shopping District Visit www.downtowndg.org Card & Gift Shop for all the details on our wonderful downtown! Or scan the QR Code with your smartphone.

Thank You For Voting Us the #1 Mexican Restaurant in DuPage County!

Glen Ellyn • 426 N. Main St. • 630-790-3311 Sandwich • 132 N. Church St. • 815-786-6737

Vera Bradley • Trollbeads • Alex & Ani • Joseph Ribkoff • Mariposa • Caspari Papers • Sid Dickens Studio • Dash & Albert Rugs • Christopher Radko • Seasonal Fall and Holiday decor items including the largest Christmas ornament collection in the Chicago area.

111 East First St. Elmhurst, IL 60126 630-832-9200 UptownShop.com

Hours

Mon-Fri 10-5:30 Thurs 10-7:30 Sat 10-5 Sun Closed

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Best of Suburban Life

Best of Suburban Life

Uncle Bub’s BBQ

BURGER

Prasino

BREWERY BARBEQUE

BRUNCH

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DINING

BANQUET FACILITY


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DINING

FISH FRY

DINER

ITALIAN FOOD

MEXICAN FOOD

DOUGHNUT

COCKTAIL

DELI

DOUGHNUT

ICE CREAM/CUSTARD

Best of Suburban Life

Best of Suburban Life

Best of Suburban Life

Best of Suburban Life

Eddie Merlot’s

Shannon’s Deli

Dunkin’ Donuts

Culver’s

One of the Best

One of the Best

One of the Best

One of the Best

Olive or Twist

Tonini Italian Market

Ingram’s Busy Bee Bakery

Oberweis Dairy

One of the Best

One of the Best

One of the Best

One of the Best

Fire + Wine

Shane’s Deli

Juicy-O

Tate’s Old Fashioned Ice Cream Shop

COFFEEHOUSE

DINER

FISH FRY

Best of Suburban Life

Best of Suburban Life

Best of Suburban Life

Starbucks

Moondance Diner

Village Tavern and Grill

One of the Best

One of the Best

One of the Best

Caribou Coffee

Cafe Calba

Shannon’s Deli

One of the Best

One of the Best

One of the Best

The Corner House

Omega Restaurant

Off Broadway Pub

ITALIAN BEEF Best of Suburban Life

Portillo’s One of the Best

Buona Beef One of the Best

Johnny’s Italian Beef

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ITALIAN FOOD

PIZZA

One of the Best

Neat Kitchen and Bar

Fire + Wine

One of the Best

One of the Best

Big Guys Sausage Stand Berwyn

Gibsons Steakhouse

One of the Best

One of the Best

One of the Best

Roberto’s Ristorante

Fire + Wine

PIZZA

One of the Best

Clara’s Pasta

Best of Suburban Life

Aurelio’s Pizza

KID-FRIENDLY RESTAURANT

Lou Malnati’s

2 Toots Train Whistle Grill

One of the Best

One of the Best

Angelo’s Pizza

All Aboard Diner

PUB/TAVERN

One of the Best

Papa Passero’s

Best of Suburban Life

Tap House Grill

MEXICAN FOOD

One of the Best

Best of Suburban Life

Santa Fe Restaurant

One of the Best

Parkers’ Restaurant and Bar Pappadeux Seafood Kitchen

Best of Suburban Life

SPORTS BAR

Portillo’s

Best of Suburban Life

One of the Best

Another Round Bar and Grill

Sweet Tomatoes

One of the Best

One of the Best

Tap House Grill

Aurelio’s Pizza

One of the Best

One of the Best

Rita’s Roundhouse

Eddie Merlot’s

STEAK

SANDWICH SHOP

One of the Best

Taco Express

Eddie Merlot’s

SALAD

One of the Best

One of the Best

Best of Suburban Life

One of the Best

Best of Suburban Life

John’s Restaurant and Tavern

Best of Suburban Life

Eddie Merlot’s

Panera Bread

One of the Best

Gibsons Steakhouse

Shane’s Deli

One of the Best

One of the Best

RESTAURANT

NEW RESTAURANT

Best of Suburban Life

Best of Suburban Life

Eddie Merlot’s

Eddie Merlot’s

R

Roberto’s Ristorante & Pizzeria Est. 1962

SUSHI

SEAFOOD

Praga Restaurant

Ballydoyle Irish Pub and Restaurant

One of the Best

SPORTS BAR

The Capital Grille

Tonini Italian Market

One of the Best

One of the Best

Berto’s Deli and Pasta Shoppe

Wildfire

Thank You for Voting Us the Best • Best Antique Shop • Best Furniture Shop • Best Resale/ Consignment Shop

Thank You for Voting us One of the Best in Italian Dining (630) 279-8474 Carry-Out • (630) 279-8486 Dining 483 Spring Road, Elmhurst, Illinois 60126

www.robertosristorante.com

497 Pennsylvania Ave. Glen Ellyn, IL 60137

630-469-6907

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One of the Best

Best of Suburban Life

Pepe’s Mexican Restaurant

THAI FOOD

One of the Best

Best of Suburban Life

Capri of Downers Grove

SALAD

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DELI


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DINING

DELI

PIZZA

SUSHI

VEGETARIAN FOOD

Best of Suburban Life

Best of Suburban Life

Sushi House Restaurant

Prasino

One of the Best

One of the Best

Wok ‘n Fire

Borrowed Earth Café

One of the Best

One of the Best

Sushi Junki

Honey Café

THAI FOOD

One of the Best

SALAD

Viceroy of India

Best of Suburban Life

Thipi Thai

WINE BAR

One of the Best

Best of Suburban Life

Bodhi Thai Bistro

Cellar Door

One of the Best

One of the Best

Mai Thai Restaurant

D.O.C. Wine Bar One of the Best

Eddie Merlot’s

Our Thanks to Suburban Life & It’s Wonderful Readers for Choosing us as Your Favorite

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THAI FOOD

SPORTS BAR

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LIVE MUSIC VENUE

HOTEL/RESORT

LIVE MUSIC VENUE

Best of Suburban Life

Best of Suburban Life

Double Tree, Oak Brook

Fitzgerald’s Nightclub

MOVIE THEATER

Grove Travel Inc.

Best of Suburban Life

One of the Best

One of the Best

One of the Best

Oak Brook Hills Marriot

Cigars & Stripes

One of the Best

One of the Best

Westin, Lombard

Fishel Park, Downers Grove Park District

LIMO SERVICE West Suburban Limo One of the Best

5th Avenue Cab One of the Best

Ace Limousine Service

TRAVEL AGENCY Best of Suburban Life

Tivoli Theatre

Go Travel Inc.

One of the Best

One of the Best

York Theatre

Travel Travel

One of the Best

La Grange Theatre

Tivoli Theatre

LIVE THEATER Best of Suburban Life

Drury Lane One of the Best

The Theatre of Western Springs

After these 5 people, we have 212,495 more to thank. Reader’s Choice Award for Best Hospital in Chicago’s Western Suburbs

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Best of Suburban Life

One of the Best

One of the Best

16th Street Theater

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HEALTH&WELLNESS CHIROPRACTOR

EYE DOCTOR

Best of Suburban Life

EYE DOCTOR

FITNESS CENTER

CHIROPRACTOR

FITNESS CENTER

MEDICAL CLINIC

Best of Suburban Life

Best of Suburban Life

Best of Suburban Life

West Suburban Wellness

Wheaton Eye Clinic

Oak Brook Park District Fitness Center

DuPage Medical Group

One of the Best

One of the Best

Batson Chiropractic

Rosin Eyecare

One of the Best

One of the Best

Dr. Katie King, DuPage Health and Wellness

John E. Anderson

DENTIST Best of Suburban Life

Always Great Smiles One of the Best

Kurt Carlson Dental One of the Best

One of the Best One of the Best

4500 Fitness, Downers Grove Park District One of the Best

Community Nurse Health Center One of the Best

Downers Grove Family Practice

Good Samaritin Health and Wellness Center

ORTHODONTIST

DuPage Medical Group

HOSPITAL

Wheaton Orthodontics

One of the Best

Best of Suburban Life

One of the Best

FAMILY PHYSICIAN Best of Suburban Life

Primary Care Associates One of the Best

Downers Grove Family Practice

Fairview Dental Care

Cadence Central DuPage Hospital One of the Best

Advocate Good Samaritan One of the Best

Edward Hospital

Thank You for Voting us one of the Best Jewelers in DuPage County 33 W. Jefferson Naperville, IL 60540 630.355.1311 474 N Main Street Glen Ellyn, Il 60137 630.790.3272 www.costello.net

Best of Suburban Life

Advanced Orthodontic Specialists One of the Best

Dr. Klepacki and Associates


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PODIATRIST

Best of Suburban Life

Best of Suburban Life

Downers Grove Pediatrics

Instep Podiatry

One of the Best

One of the Best

DuPage Pediatrics

Dr. Daniel Luetkehans

One of the Best

One of the Best

Dr. Peggy Supple

Dr. Dan O’Carroll and Associates

PERSONAL TRAINER

CHIROPRACTOR

WOMEN’S HEALTH CENTER

Best of Suburban Life

Larry Love One of the Best

Brian Burtch, Oak Brook Park District

Best of Suburban Life

DuPage Women’s Health One of the Best

La Grange Women’s Clinic

One of the Best

Jackie Yu, Oak Brook Park District

PHARMACY Best of Suburban Life

Walgreens One of the Best

Douglas Main Pharmacy

YOGA/PILATES STUDIO Best of Suburban Life

Yoga by Degrees One of the Best

Focus Yoga One of the Best

Pilates of Elmhurst

Come see why we were voted one of the best bakeries!

One of the Best

Target

Thank You for voting us Best Jeweler

Now Accepting Credit Cards for your Convenience!

Serving the Downers Grove Community for 25 years!

Dariusz Jewelers 5121 Main Street • Downers Grove 630-969-4332 www.dariuszjewelers.com

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825 Burlington Ave Western Springs, IL 60558 (708) 246-2894

Hours Tues-Fri 7am-6pm Saturday 7am-5:30pm www.kirschbaumsBakery.com

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HOUSE&HOME CARPET/FLOORING STORE

RETAIL

FURNITURE STORE

Best of Suburban Life

Best of Suburban Life

Georgia Carpets

Treasure House Resale Shop

One of the Best

One of the Best

DeSitter Flooring

Walter E. Smithe

One of the Best

One of the Best

Yonan Carpet One

Toms Price

FRAMING STORE

GARDEN SHOP

Best of Suburban Life

Best of Suburban Life

Carlson Art and Framing

Wannemakers

One of the Best

One of the Best

The Framemakers

Planter’s Palette

One of the Best

One of the Best

Renaissance Art Studio

Hacker’s Glenbard Gardens

APPLIANCES

HOME DECOR

HARDWARE/HOME IMPROVEMENT STORE

FLOORING

PAINT

PAINT/WALLPAPER STORE Best of Suburban Life

JC Licht, Elmhurst

Best of Suburban Life

Horton’s Ace Hardware

One of the Best

JC Licht, Downers Grove

One of the Best

Home Depot

One of the Best

Sherwin Williams, Glen Ellyn

One of the Best

Soukup’s Ace Hardware

HOME DÉCOR STORE Best of Suburban Life

Nest Vintage Modern One of the Best

Home Again Consignment & Resale Shop One of the Best

HomeGoods

Thank You for voting us One of the Best Golf Courses in the Western Suburbs

Busy Bee Barber Shop Would Like To Say Thank You For Voting Us Your

#1 Barber Shop! Busy Bee Barber Shop

630-985-3610

We Are Proud To Have Earned Your Trust!

Four Generations of Family Dedication

567 SOUTH SPRING ROAD • ELMHURST, IL 60126-3859 (630) 834-3515 • FAX (630) 834-3517 AHLGRIM@AHLGRIM.COM • WWW.AHLGRIM.COM ARTHUR B. AHLGRIM • SCOTT A, AHLGRIM

417 Main Street • Glen Ellyn, IL 630-469-1805

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Thank you for voting us One of the Best Diners in the Western Suburbs!

• Fresh Squeezed Orange Juice • Complimentary Fruit Cup with Breakfast Purchase (Mon. - Fri.) • Friday Night All-You-Can-Eat Fish Fry • On-Site Bakery • Now Serving Beer and Wine • Free WiFi www.omegapancakehouse.com

Open Late!

1300 Ogden Avenue, Downers Grove

630-963-0300

Hours: Open Everyday 6am - Midnight


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SERVICE

PLUMBER

LANDSCAPER

ELECTRICIAN

HEATING AND A/C SERVICES

INTERIOR DESIGN

LANDSCAPER

PLUMBER

Best of Suburban Life

Best of Suburban Life

Best of Suburban Life

Best of Suburban Life

My Guy Heating and Cooling

Dream Interiors

Potted Petals

Stephen’s Plumbing and Heating

One of the Best

One of the Best

One of the Best

One of the Best

Stephen’s Plumbing and Heating

Max Logan’s

Matthies Landscape Inc.

Hinsdale Plumbing Service

One of the Best

One of the Best

One of the Best

One of the Best

Four Seasons Plumbing and Sewer

Core Interior Design

Clarence Davids and Company

Power Plumbing & Sewer

HOME REMODELER Hesslau Construction One of the Best

Progressive Contractors One of the Best

Normandy Remodeling

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George Ceffalio teaching outside for the Ogden Sidewalk Sale

The Brigantine Gallery and Art Academy would like to thank the

reader’s for the “Best Art Gallery” award. We are so very honored and promise to keep working hard to bring you classes and workshops with quality teachers in a beautiful and inspiring environment. Please visit our web site to learn more about us. Join our painting membership for a new hobby or something to fill retirement time...and don’t forget Paint and Play on Friday Nights.

The Brigantine Gallery and Art Academy 734 Ogden Ave., Downers Grove 630-663-0399 www.vickeryart.com

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PERSONAL SERVICES

NAIL SALON

PHOTOGRAPHER

BARBER SHOP

MUSIC STORE/SCHOOL

PHOTOGRAPHER

DAY SPA

SHOE REPAIR

Best of Suburban Life

Best of Suburban Life

Best of Suburban Life

Best of Suburban Life

Busy Bee Barber Shop

Uncle Jon’s Music

Joe Perez

Paul’s Shoe Service

One of the Best

One of the Best

One of the Best

One of the Best

Eldon’s Barber Shop

Luscombe Music

Chelsey Joy Photography

Lyzun Shoe Repair

One of the Best

One of the Best

One of the Best

One of the Best

Floyd’s 99 Barber Shop

Sound Education

D’Lara Photography

Wheaton Shoe Repair

One of the Best

Hinsdale Barber Shop

NAIL SALON

DRY CLEANERS

Best of Suburban Life

Magic Nails

Best of Suburban Life

Curtiss Cleaners One of the Best

Verlare Cleaners

One of the Best

Garnet Nails One of the Best

Cosmos Beauty Bar

One of the Best

PRESCHOOL/DAYCARE Best of Suburban Life

Downers Grove Park District One of the Best

Oak Brook Park District One of the Best

Grand Avenue Preschool

SALON

Five Corners Cleaners

Best of Suburban Life

Our Thanks to Suburban Life & It’s Wonderful Readers for Choosing us as Your Favorite

Rocco & Rocco Salon and Day Spa

“Best Women’s Apparel Boutique”

One of the Best

Take $10 Off Any $50 Purchase Cannot Be Combined with Any Other Offer or Sale. Expires 10/2013

One of the Best

Linea Hair Salon and Day Spa Zano Salon and Spa

SPA Best of Suburban Life

Mario Tricoci One of the Best

Essential Skin & Beauty One of the Best

Linea Hair Salon and Day Spa One of the Best

Rocco & Rocco Salon and Day Spa


PET GROOMER

PET SUPPLY STORE

Best of Suburban Life

Best of Suburban Life

Kriser’s

Kriser’s

One of the Best

One of the Best

Tails in a Tub

PetSmart One of the Best

Happy Dog Barkery

One of the Best

The Barker Shop

VETERINARY CLINIC

PET KENNEL

Best of Suburban Life

Best of Suburban Life

Doggie Depot One of the Best

Belle Aire Kennels One of the Best

Camp Kirsten for Dogs

PET TRAINER

VETERINARY CLINIC

All Creatures Great and Small Veterinary Practice One of the Best

Lombard Veterinary Hospital One of the Best

DuPage Animal Hospital One of the Best

Wheaton Animal Hospital

Thanks to everyone who voted us Best Bookstore We look forward to serving the community with our unique, independently owned book store featuring 7000 sq feet of merchandise that includes books, CD’s Movies, Etc. Please visit our Facebook page and web site for special events coming up later this year

Thank you for voting me the best Financial Planner

Ryan Williamson

Horizon Wealth Management (708) 352-4300 ryan.williamson@lpl.com 22 Calendar Court 2nd floor LaGrange, IL 60525

FRUGAL MUSE BOOKS, MUSIC AND MOVIES Chestnut Court Shopping Center 7511 Lemont Road, Darien

(630) 427-1140 www.frugalmusebooks.com

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One of the Best

Animal Tracks Pet Grooming

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PET GROOMER


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PROFESSIONAL SERVICES CREDIT UNION

BANK

FUNERAL HOME

LAWYER

ACCOUNTING

LAWYER

MORTGAGE BROKER

Best of Suburban Life

Best of Suburban Life

Best of Suburban Life

Best of Suburban Life

DuPage Credit Union

Ahlgrim Funeral Home

Burt Odelson

Best Rate Mortgage

One of the Best

One of the Best

One of the Best

One of the Best

Illiana Credit Union

Toon Funeral Home

Joseph Dvorak

Wintrust

One of the Best

One of the Best

One of the Best

One of the Best

Northstar Credit Union

Hallowell and James Funeral Home

Robert McNees and Assoc.

Rose Sears, Wells Fargo

LOCAL BANK

RETIREMENT/ASSISTED LIVING

Best of Suburban Life

Best of Suburban Life

Plymouth Place Cantata

FINANCIAL ADVISOR

INSURANCE AGENCY

Best of Suburban Life

Ryan Williamson, Horizon Wealth Management

Best of Suburban Life

The Nolan Agency

Community Bank of Downers Grove

One of the Best

One of the Best

One of the Best

Wolf Financial Management

Thomas Koller, Allstate

West Suburban Bank

One of the Best

One of the Best

One of the Best

Jeff Pringle, Edward Jones

West Suburban Insurance

Inland Bank

Focus Yoga students,

you are the best! Thank you for making

our yoga community such a joyful place! Yoga for all experience levels • Teacher Training • Juice Cafe and Boutique • Parent/Child, Kid’s and Teen Classes • Private Classes • Meditation 9047 Monroe, Brookfield • www.focusyogastudio.com (708) 387-2006 • namaste@focusyogastudio.com

One of the Best

One of the Best

Wyndemere Senior Living


BAKERY

WINE SHOP

MEAT MARKET

BAKERY

HEALTH FOOD STORE

LOCAL GROCERY STORE

WINE SHOP

Best of Suburban Life

Best of Suburban Life

Best of Suburban Life

Best of Suburban Life

Ingram’s Busy Bee Bakery

Whole Foods

Trader Joe’s

Binny’s Beverage Depot

One of the Best

One of the Best

One of the Best

One of the Best

Breadsmith

Fruitful Yield

Standard Market

Cellar Door

One of the Best

One of the Best

One of the Best

One of the Best

Kirschbaum’s Bakery

GNC

Jewel

Cabernet & Company

FARMERS MARKET

LIQUOR STORE

MEAT MARKET

Best of Suburban Life

Best of Suburban Life

Binny’s Beverage Depot

Casey’s Market

One of the Best

One of the Best

One of the Best

Main Street Imported Liquors

Wheaton Meat Company

One of the Best

One of the Best

Malloy’s Finest Wine and Spirits

Mike’s Market

Wheaton French Market One of the Best

Western Springs French Market

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Best of Suburban Life

Downers Grove Downtown Market

One of the Best

Route 66 Beverage

“We love serving such a fabulous community and we are so thankful for receiving the Best Florist Award. Thank you from the Viskocil Family and all of us at Heritage House Florist”

5109 Main St., Downtown Downers Grove (630) 968-0700 | (800) 968-0704 www.heritagehouseflorist.com

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Thank You for voting us One of the Best Interior Design Businesses in the Western Suburbs Visit Max Logan’s for Unique Home Accessories Table Accents • Lighting •Wall Art Designer Florals • Seasonal Decorations American Made Crafts • Fashion Accessories

Max Logan’s Home Accents

5135 Main St., Downers Grove, IL Located on the corner of Curtiss and Main Street in downtown Downers Grove

(630) 963-8800


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RETAIL

SPECIALTY

BOOKSTORE

BRIDAL SHOP

BOOKSTORE

CHILDRENS’ CLOTHING STORE

JEWELER

FLORIST

JEWELRY

RESALE/CONSIGNMENT SHOP

Best of Suburban Life

Best of Suburban Life

Best of Suburban Life

Best of Suburban Life

Anderson’s Bookshop

Wear & Share

Dariusz Jewelers

Treasure House Resale Shop

One of the Best

One of the Best

One of the Best

One of the Best

The Bookstore

Kohl’s

Stones Jewelry

One of the Best

One of the Best

One of the Best

Home Again Consignment & Resale Shop

Frugal Muse

The Children’s Place

Costello Jewelry Co.

One of the Best

The Carousel Shop

BRIDAL SHOP

DOWNTOWN SHOPPING DISTRICT

Best of Suburban Life

Veiled by Cha Cha

Best of Suburban Life

Downers Grove

One of the Best

221 Creations

One of the Best

La Grange

One of the Best

Royal Bridal and Tuxedo

One of the Best

Naperville

CARD SHOP/GIFT SHOP

FLORIST

Best of Suburban Life

The Uptown Shop

Best of Suburban Life

Heritage House Florist

One of the Best

Paper House

One of the Best

Phillip’s Flowers

One of the Best

Condisder It Done

One of the Best

Berwyn’s Violet Flower Shop

Thank you for voting Golden Wok among the Best Chinese Restaurants

MEN’S CLOTHING STORE

SHOE STORE

Best of Suburban Life

Kohl’s

Best of Suburban Life

DSW

One of the Best

Leonard’s Fine Mens Clothing

One of the Best

Nordstrom

One of the Best

Von Maur

One of the Best

Giesche Shoe Store

MALL/SHOPPING CENTER Best of Suburban Life

Oakbrook Center

WOMEN’S CLOTHING STORE Best of Suburban Life

Baubles & More

One of the Best

Yorktown Center

One of the Best

Jeans and a Cute Top Shop

One of the Best

Bolingbrook Promenade

One of the Best

Treasure House Resale Shop

Elmhurst

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Best of Suburban Life

Best of Suburban Life

Best of Suburban Life

Best of Suburban Life

Midwest Cyclery

Oak Brook Park District

Downers Grove Golf Club

Dick’s Sporting Goods

One of the Best

One of the Best

One of the Best

One of the Best

The Bike Shop

Downers Grove Park Distrcit

Cantigny Golf

Cabela’s

One of the Best

One of the Best

One of the Best

One of the Best

Stemple’s Cycle Center

Morton Arboretum

Village Greens of Woodridge

REI

DANCE SCHOOL/STUDIO

FESTIVAL

MARTIAL ARTS SCHOOL

Best of Suburban Life

Best of Suburban Life

Best of Suburban Life

The Academy of Dance Arts

Taste of Westmont

ATA Karate for Kids

One of the Best

One of the Best

One of the Best

Peggy Rose Academy of Dance

Rocktoberfest

Sky Centers Martial Arts

One of the Best

One of the Best

One of the Best

Expression Dance Studio

Oktoberfest, Oak Brook Park District

Superstar Karate

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