Chicago - City of Broad Shoulders

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Wilmette is a very nice village located 14 miles north of Chicago's downtown district It had a population at the 2010 census of 27,087.   In 2007 Wilmette was ranked as the seventh best place to raise children in the U.S., according to Business Week.

The Village is located on Lake Michigan just north of the City if Evanston and Northwestern University. It is the home of the very beautiful Bahai Temple.

  1. Village of Wilmette
    Official municipal and community site containing information local government offices, hours of operation, downloadable forms, and services. Also, features local ...
  2. Wilmette, Illinois - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia,_Illinois
    Wilmette is a village in New Trier Township, Cook County, Illinois, United States. It is located 14 miles (23 km) north of Chicago's downtown district (4 mi or 6 km ...
  3. News for wilmette

    1. Chicago Daily Herald ‎- 23 hours ago
      Paul Daugerdas, 63, a Chicago lawyer and certified public accountant, was convicted Friday for his role in a 10-year tax fraud that generated ...
    1. Houston Chronicle‎ - 23 hours ago
  4. Wilmette News Updates and Coverage - Chicago Tribune › Illinois › Cook County
    Chicago Tribune's news coverage on Wilmette including articles, photos and videos.
  5. Wilmette Park District
    Includes location and facilities of each park, sportsline, leisuretime guide, and calendar.
  6. Wilmette IL Real Estate - 185 Listings - Zillow
    Zillow has 185 real estate listings in Wilmette. View pictures, review sales history, and use our detailed filters to find the perfect place.
  7. Wilmette Public Schools
    Features links to each school in the district, curriculum, documents and interactive forum.
  8. Wilmette Public Library: Home
    1242 Wilmette Ave., Wilmette, Illinois 60091 • 847-256-5025. Mon - Fri: 9 am - 9 pm. Sat: 9 am - 5 pm ... Wilmette Public Library. 1242 Wilmette Ave., Wilmette...
  9. Wilmette/Kenilworth Chamber of Commerce
    The Wilmette/Kenilworth Chamber of Commerce ... Check out the most comprehensive source of information for the Wilmette & Kenilworth communities ...