Local Spotlights

  • Glendale Heights Annual Events

    Glendale Heights is a vibrant community which offers fun for the whole family. Located just thirty miles west of Chicago, this beautiful suburb combines trendy restaurants and shops with fun events for families to enjoy. Portillo's is the premier place to enjoy a true Chicago hot dog. No one does it better! For those who favor the old world flavor of German cuisine, Schnitzel Platz offers many tem ... Read More

  • Schnitzel Platz: ​Glendale Heights' Little Germany

    With a heavy influence from German immigrants during the late 1800s and early 1900s, Glendale Heights in Illinois is the perfect place to open an authentic German restaurant. Located on the southeast side of town along route 64, Schnitzel Platz is just such a restaurant. Of course, there are other businesses in town, but this place should not be missed.Classically decorated in a German style, this ... Read More

  • Serving Up Traditional Vietnamese Meals

    Glendale Heights, Illinois, provides a variety of good dining options. One of the best is a local family-owned favorite, Pho Ha, which serves authentic Vietnamese food. The outside of the restaurant is modest and unassuming, but those who have been inside know that eating at Pho Ha will turn you into a fan of Vietnamese cuisine forever.Pho Ha is located at 1971 Bloomingdale Rd in Glendale Heights. ... Read More

  • Things to Do

    Once a small, rural, farming town, Glendale Heights, Illinois has become a modern and suburban village with lots to offer both visitors and residents alike. Whether you and your family are looking for adventure, food, or both, Glendale Heights has it all.If you haven't been by Vertical Endeavors, you should give it a go. Vertical Endeavors is the country's largest indoor rock climbing gym boasting ... Read More

  • Glendale Heights Food & Drink Scene

    The food and beverage scene is always a big part of the local culture of a city. The type, the cost and the variety of restaurants, bars and pubs is always a factor when choosing the perfect city for any food voyage. Beautiful Glendale Heights, Illinois is the ideal cosmopolitan culinary location. For the classic laid-back American culinary experience, visit Portillo's where you can enjoy a large ... Read More

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  • Once a small, rural, farming town, Glendale Heights, Illinois has become a modern and suburban village with lots to offer both visitors and residents alike. Whether you and your family are looking for...Read More
  • Glendale Heights is a friendly village located in Illinois' DuPage County. Incorporated in 1959, popular alternative rock singer Billy Corgan (of Smashing Pumpkins fame) helped to put the village on t...Read More
  • With a heavy influence from German immigrants during the late 1800s and early 1900s, Glendale Heights in Illinois is the perfect place to open an authentic German restaurant. Located on the southeast ...Read More
  • Glendale Heights, Illinois, provides a variety of good dining options. One of the best is a local family-owned favorite, Pho Ha, which serves authentic Vietnamese food. The outside of the restaurant i...Read More
  • Glendale Heights is a vibrant community which offers fun for the whole family. Located just thirty miles west of Chicago, this beautiful suburb combines trendy restaurants and shops with fun events fo...Read More
  • Many exciting cultural opportunities await you in this Chicago-area town. The town has a multitude of parks commonly used for special events that bring together community members of all ages. You'll e...Read More
  • The food and beverage scene is always a big part of the local culture of a city. The type, the cost and the variety of restaurants, bars and pubs is always a factor when choosing the perfect city for ...Read More
  • Glendale Heights is a medium sized Illinois city that music fans know as the hometown of Billy Corgan, the founder and lead singer of the rock group Smashing Pumpkins. Though Corgan moved on, the city...Read More
  • Glendale Heights, Illinois had very humble beginnings as a small farming town with barely a hundred residents in 1959. Now, the booming village has about 34,000 residents calling this place home. Most...Read More

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