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Swedish Covenant Immediate Care Sauganash
Swedish Covenant Immediate Care Sauganash provides same-day care for urgent, nonlife-threatening illnesses and minor injuries with a lower cost and shorter wait than the average emergency room visit. Open seven days a week and 365 days a year, Swedish Covenant Immediate Care accepts a wide range of insurances (excluding Medicaid) for same-day appointments and walk-ins, providing a convenient and affordable solution to many common health concerns.
For over 50 years and three generations, family-owned Beaulieu Real Estate has been a dominant force in Chicagoland realty. Their longevity and success can be attributed to the company’s genuine commitment to their clients. Whether they’re working with first-time buyers or seasoned sellers, their experience and dedication to customer satisfaction remains their top priority. Incredibly passionate about what they do, Beaulieu is eager to educate clients and keep them involved throughout the entire process. They understand the trust, time, and energy that go into buying or selling, which is why they closely guard each buyer’s bottom line and offer free home and market evaluations for sellers. Located in Belmont-Cragin, Beaulieu is proud to be the number one real estate office in the area.
For over 90 years, thousands of families have come to Shriners Hospital for Children with hopes of finding the very best in pediatric specialty care. Those hopes are answered every day by Shriners Hospital’s physicians, nurses, and specialists who deliver world-class care to children who are most in need, regardless of their ability to pay. Using the latest technology, innovative research, and a collaborative family-centered approach, they specialize in orthopaedic conditions, cleft lips and palates, spinal cord injuries, and rehabilitation needs. Shriners Hospitals for Children Chicago is one of 22 health care systems located across the U.S. and Mexico. Nestled in a quiet, residential neighborhood near the historic village of Oak Park, they treat patients from all over the Chicagoland area and beyond. Shriners Hospitals for Children Chicago is proud to offer compassionate and cutting-edge care for children in a safe environment, where hope and healing meet.
The Philip Schwartz Real Estate Group - @properties
The Philip Schwartz Real Estate Group gets a majority of their business from referrals. This means past clients entrust their friends and family with them after their experience. It’s a fact the entire team is extremely proud of! The team's strengths are fulfilling the unique needs of each buyer, and evaluating the market hyper-locally for our sellers to get their home sold in record time. The Philip Schwartz Real Estate Group’s strategies are proven by their impressive stats: they have been named Top 1% Producers by the Chicago Association of Realtors every year since 2009. Philip is a Portage Park resident and very active in the community, sitting on the board of the Portage Park Neighborhood Association. He loves bringing buyers who hadn’t considered the area and seeing them fall in love with it and set down roots as he did!
Since 1922, Resurrection College Prep High School has been focused on developing strong, well-educated women. As the largest all-girls school on the North Side of Chicago, Resurrection offers a broad curriculum where the needs of all students are met — from challenging Advanced Placement classes to services providing additional academic support. Their block schedule allows for in-depth learning and the opportunity for students to participate in a wide variety of clubs, service and academic activities, athletics, and fine arts. Resurrection promotes exploration in an environment where students are safe to be themselves, and celebrate their unique traits, ethnicity, and religious backgrounds. Rooted in the teachings of the Catholic faith and the school’s motto, “Charity and Truth,” each student is encouraged to make a difference in the world through service and leadership. Resurrection College Prep High School champions the potential of each girl as she prepares for her future, so by graduation they are confident and college-ready.
Get the best of city living with suburban conveniences at Sauganash Glen on Chicago’s North Side. This K. Hovnanian® Homes community is near I-94 and blocks from shopping, Sauganash Elementary School, and Sauganash Park and Trail. Sauganash Glen homes are designed with all the modern architectural elements urban buyers appreciate, like open concept floor plans, soaring 10-foot first-floor ceilings and contemporary kitchen designs. This enclave of 35 single-family homes appeals to a wide range of people, from young professionals who work downtown and are starting a family to local Sauganash residents who love the area but want to move out of their old house. These brand-new homes fit perfectly into the neighborhood, with exteriors keeping true to the historic architectural styling of the area. Six designs with up to five bedrooms, 3-1/2 baths, finished basements, and two-car garages are available for base prices that start from the $800s. Equal Housing Opportunity.
Chicago Research Center’s dedicated team of qualified, board certified physicians, licensed clinicians, and trained support staff have taken part in more than 500 clinical trials over the past 12 years. As an independent research center, CRC specializes in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries, focusing their studies in areas including psychiatric, sleep, and general medicine. Located in Portage Park, but serving all of Chicagoland, CRC takes the utmost care to ensure participants of their clinical trials have a safe and rewarding experience. Compared to other research facilities, they receive some of the highest participant enrollment rates in studies completed. The results of their efforts continue to exceed sponsor expectations for reliability, dependability, human protection, and overall performance. With a combined 25 years of expertise in the industry, Chicago Research Center continues to impact lives through novel developments and provides leadership and continuity to the research industry.
Founded in 1966, The Barone Group brings knowledgeable real estate leaders with an unwavering commitment to their clients, to the leading brand of brokerages that is @properties. Together, they serve the best of both worlds, providing buyers and sellers with innovative marketing strategies, cutting-edge technology, and stellar service. Rooted in a family tradition of excellence in residential real estate, their full-service team caters to a diverse client base. Serving the entire Near North Side, including Sauganash, Jefferson Park, and surrounding areas, The Barone Group is proud to be a long-standing and trusted leader in Chicago real estate.
Liberty isn’t your regular bank. They were founded by the community back in 1898 when a group of Bucktown residents got together with the goal of assisting each other in purchasing homes. Unlike most banks, Liberty doesn’t have stockholders dictating how they operate — they answer solely to their customers, resulting in lower fees and better rates than many corporate financial institutions. By using a personalized approach, staying on top of banking trends, and providing smart management, they’ve routinely ranked among the safest banks in the country. Liberty Bank on Foster, located in Big Oaks, continues to stand as an integral part of the historic, family-friendly neighborhood of Norwood Park. A true community bank, they volunteer with local organizations and are proud to have served multiple generations of Chicago families. Offering the same convenience of a large bank, with the caring nature of a small bank, Liberty has been helping clients achieve their financial goals for over 100 years.
Founded in 2002, Arezzo Jewelers has established itself as Chicagoland’s premier fine jeweler. Named after the city of Arezzo, a historic Tuscan city known as the “Gold Capital of the World,” the business is owned and operated by the Spilotro family. With over 30 years in the industry, the Spilotro’s deliver the highest quality, latest trends, and best prices in Italian gold and fine jewelry in Chicago. In addition to their collection of designer jewelry, watches, and diamond engagement rings, they also offer full service jewelry and watch repair, cleaning and restoration services, as well as custom designs. Located on the Northwest Side of Chicago, on the border of Dunning and Montclare, Arezzo Jewelers is known for their assortment of exquisite jewelry, extensive experience, and outstanding customer service that keeps people coming back.
Local Goods Chicago is the ideal place to find one of a kind gifts, such as artwork, jewelry, clothing, toys, and home décor, as well as locally made spirits, craft beer, and wine. With a wide range of handcrafted goods, they feature the work of over 100 Chicago artisans. Two storefronts down stands the Annex, which houses monthly markets, an event space, and various classes in subjects like painting and knitting. Located in Edgebrook, on the far Northwest Side of the city, Local Goods Chicago is committed to offering a diverse selection of fun and unique products, while supporting the local art community.