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Arepie brings flavors of Venezuela to downtown Glencoe

by Eric DeGrechie, Managing Editor Life & Arts, Dining Out

Glencoe residents Mitchell Estrada and Maria Jose Guerra Garcia are a passionate couple. 

Whether they’re talking about food, the North Shore or their home country of Venezuela, the husband-and-wife team light up with...

Northbrook’s Jake’s Pizza still going strong as local favorite

by Michael Wojtychiw, Contributing Sports Editor Life & Arts, Dining Out

Northbrook’s Jake’s Pizza is one of a kind. 

Formerly a part of a chain that featured 60 area locations, the pizza shop at 2722 Dundee Road is the only one left standing.

What sets Jake’s apart from...

Josh’s Hot Dogs evolves, marks a decade of business

by Megan Bernard, Contributing Editor Life & Arts, Dining Out

When Josh Kaplan opened his namesake restaurant 10 years ago, Josh’s Hot Dogs, he focused on one major thing — the community.

Kaplan had been previously operating Wolfy’s in Chicago with a business partner but decided...