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Evanston

Evanston combines a college town with new development for a trendy lifestyle that is sure to impress. Located 12 miles north of downtown, it’s bordered by Chicago to the south, Skokie to the west, Wilmette to the north, and Lake Michigan to the east. Evanston is home to a world-renowned college, wonderful public schools, tons of parks, and plenty of dining and shopping options – making it a great choice for families and people from all walks of life.

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Fons Empanadas | Windy City Wednesdays

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John's Place | Windy City Wednesdays

John's Place | Windy City Wednesdays

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The Kids' Table | Windy City Wednesdays

The Kids' Table | Windy City Wednesdays

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