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  • Seeking volunteers to help plant daffodil bulbs
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 4 Oct 2001, p. 148     ...
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 4 Oct 2001, p. 148   ...
  • West Side Park is Now  a Beauty Spot
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 30 Apr 1914, p. 1     Many improvements in landscape gardening, placing of sidewalks, etc., are bing made at the West Side park by a group of workmen. The new park has been cleared of all dead leaves and brush, and in a few weeks, weill be the beauty spot of the west side.
    Many ...
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 30 Apr 1914, p. 1   Many improvements in landscape gardening, placing of sidewalks, etc., are bing made at the West Side park by a group of workmen. The new park has been cleared of all ...
  • West Side Improvements [editorial]
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 14 May 1914, p. 4     ...
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 14 May 1914, p. 4   ...
  • "Uncle Ben" to be Honored by Name of Park
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 11 Jun 1914, p. 6     Benjamin Housel, the man who is responsible for Evanston's Lake Front Parks, is to be rewarded. Frank P. Crandon will also be honored ...
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 11 Jun 1914, p. 6   Benjamin Housel, the man who is responsible for Evanston's Lake Front Parks, is to be rewarded. Frank P. Crandon will also be honored ...
  • Ravinia Park [editorial]
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 26 Jun 1913, p. 4     Summer music program is educational and not frivolous. ...
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 26 Jun 1913, p. 4   Summer music program is educational and not frivolous. ...
  • Playground man leaves
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 6 Aug 1914, p. 2     Mr. Edward B. DeGroot, formerly of Kenilworth, will leave the area to become a supervisor of school recreation in San Francisco, California. For almost three years Mr. DeGroot has been field secretary for the Playground and Recreation Association of America. ...
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 6 Aug 1914, p. 2   Mr. Edward B. DeGroot, formerly of Kenilworth, will leave the area to become a supervisor of school recreation in San Francisco, California. For almost three years Mr. DeGroot has been ...
  • Citizens cheer completed park
    Newspaper  Irv Leavitt, Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 8 Nov 2007, 5, 6     More than 6,000 people voted to buy Mallinckrodt Park for the Wilmette Park District five years ago. It was finally completed late lat month. Lois and Art Solomon were deeply involved in saving the land for a park, but Art Solomon died in 2004 before it was completed. The SOlomons ...
    Newspaper  Irv Leavitt, Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 8 Nov 2007, 5, 6   More than 6,000 people voted to buy Mallinckrodt Park for the Wilmette Park District five years ago. It was finally completed late lat month. Lois and Art Solomon were deeply ...
  • Jack Combs enjoys a ride through recently completed Mallinckrodt Park with his father, John
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 8 Nov 2007, Section Cover, p. 1     Story p.5...
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 8 Nov 2007, Section Cover, p. 1   Story p.5...
  • Gillson Park gets ghoulish
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 1 Nov 2007, p. 11     Wilmette parents and children enjoyed a scavenger hunt, haunted hayrides, the pumpkin patch, fun houses and pizza Friday at the Halloween Happening in Gillson Park Photograph Michael Zummer, Sara Ann Duc and Alice ZUmmer; Tyler Kennedy age 5...
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 1 Nov 2007, p. 11   Wilmette parents and children enjoyed a scavenger hunt, haunted hayrides, the pumpkin patch, fun houses and pizza Friday at the Halloween Happening in Gillson Park Photograph Michael Zummer, Sara Ann ...
  • What's next: Mallinckrodt Park will be dedicated Oct. 21
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 11 Oct 2007, p. 5     ...
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 11 Oct 2007, p. 5   ...
  • Wilmette Park District
    Newspaper  Louis K. Gillson, Local News, 26 Feb 1916, p. 14     The Wilmette Park District wa organized in 1908 to create and maintain public parks. The organization was the suggestion of Mr. R. R. McCormick, then President of the Sanitary District, that the tract of land which would be created from earth extracted from the drainage canal under construction. Describes plans ...
    Newspaper  Louis K. Gillson, Local News, 26 Feb 1916, p. 14   The Wilmette Park District wa organized in 1908 to create and maintain public parks. The organization was the suggestion of Mr. R. R. McCormick, then President of the Sanitary District, ...
  • Park Board Buys Michigan Avenue Lot for $12,300
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 2 Jul 1914, p. 1     Purchase of an eighty-two foot corner lot in Michigan avenue, adjoining the site of the new park and north of Washington avenue, has just been made by the Wilmette Park board for $12,300. The property will be used as an entrance to the new park when all improvements are made. ...
    Newspaper  Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 2 Jul 1914, p. 1   Purchase of an eighty-two foot corner lot in Michigan avenue, adjoining the site of the new park and north of Washington avenue, has just been made by the Wilmette Park ...
  • Park name to stay: Misspelling and all, park to be called "Mallinckrodt"
    Newspaper  Irv Leavitt, Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 15 Mar 2007, p. 17     Wilmette Park District commissioners asked for suggestions of names for the nw park and got back 36. Twenty-six of them suggested Mallinckrodt Park. ...
    Newspaper  Irv Leavitt, Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 15 Mar 2007, p. 17   Wilmette Park District commissioners asked for suggestions of names for the nw park and got back 36. Twenty-six of them suggested Mallinckrodt Park. ...
  • "Redraw the plans," field's neighbors say, letter Philip Tyler
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 28 Nov 1991, 16B     ...
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 28 Nov 1991, 16B   ...
  • Memorial Day rites Monday morning
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 26 May 1994, p. 5     ...
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 26 May 1994, p. 5   ...
  • Please help end park plant thefts, letter Susan Gaines-Gatto and Dominick Gatto, co-founders, The Friends of Thornwood Park
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 25 Apr 2002, p. 15     ...
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 25 Apr 2002, p. 15   ...
  • Kids, village, Chalet helped to plant seeds [Friends of Thornwood Park], letter Susan Gaines-Gatto
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 9 Nov 2000, p. 15     ...
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 9 Nov 2000, p. 15   ...
  • Thornwood Park "Friends" seek volunteers
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 13 Apr 2000, p. 9     ...
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 13 Apr 2000, p. 9   ...
  • Scout project will bring spring color [to Thornwood Park], letter Matt Murrill
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 21 Oct 1999, p. 17     ...
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 21 Oct 1999, p. 17   ...
  • Help sought for planting project by Friends of Thornwood Park and Eagle Scout candidate, Matt Murrill
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 7 Oct 1999, p. 9     ...
    Newspaper  Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 7 Oct 1999, p. 9   ...
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