Q&A with Highland Park Players’ Music Director, Aaron Kaplan

Auditions for ON THE TOWN take place at the West Ridge Center (636 Ridge Rd. Highland Park, IL) on Tuesday, July 17 […]

Burn Boot Camp strives to empower women through fitness

July 9, 2018 | Humans of Highland Park Blog | Burn Boot Camp strives to empower women through fitness If […]

Downtown Highland Park Photo Contest

July 3, 2018 | Humans of Highland Park Blog | Downtown Highland Park Photo Contest In honor of Independence Day, we […]

Volunteers Needed at the Moraine Township Food Pantry

June 24, 2018 | Humans of Highland Park Blog | Volunteers Needed at the Moraine Township Food Pantry   The Moraine […]

Q&A With Highland Park Players’ Director, Dina DiCostanzo

ON THE TOWN, the energetic wartime musical about three sailors on a 24-hour leave in New York City, features thrilling […]

Take a Break: Opt for Some ‘Me Time’ at Lash L’Heureux Coterie

May 23, 2018 | Humans of Highland Park Blog | Take a Break: Opt for Some ‘Me Time’ at Lash […]

Pulling Down the Moon Adds New Acupuncture Practitioner

Pulling Down the Moon is increasing their days of service, hours of availability, and number of practitioners at their downtown […]

MOTHER’S DAY ROUNDUP

We compiled a list of all the different ways you can spend time with mom this Sunday, May 13! Check […]

Mindful Eating with Dr Larry Kaskel

What is mindful eating? Dr. Larry Kaskel is the Director of Executive Wellness at North Suburban Wellness in Downtown Highland […]

Bottle & Bottega Debuts in Downtown Highland Park: Help ‘Uncork’ a New Business

Bottle & Bottega Inks First Multi-Unit Deal with Existing Franchisee to Open New Highland Park Studio   Chic and Sophisticated […]

The Language That Everyone Needs – theCoderSchool

According to an October 2017 CNN interview with Apple CEO Tim Cook, Cook states “Creativity is the goal. Coding is […]

Art Awakening — A New Day at The Art Center of Highland Park

The Art Center’s Gala on May 4 manifests the theme “Art Awakening: Making Art Available to All.” Art has the […]

A Highland Park Community Cheerleader

        Ryan Newberry L’Heureux is a busy guy.  He’s been a cheerleader of Highland Park now for […]

FREE KIDS WINTER WONDERLAND AT SOUL2SOLE

  Soul2Sole presents “Winter Wonderland”!  Join in on art, yoga, music and tumbling classes.  All ages are welcome to try […]

Bringing Craft Beer to Highland Park

Executive Coach, Leadership and Management expert James M. Lynch of Highland Park, loves his job for the variety of people […]

POSH ESSENTIALS – TUNE UP YOUR LOVE

Posh Essentials offers monthly Tune Up Thursdays —events with fun collaborations, interesting products, and educational tips on a wide range of […]

ACUPUNCTURE WITH A PURPOSE

Christine Davis is an artist – trained at the famous Art Institute of Chicago. She is a painter, textiles designer, […]

MEET THE NEW BAR METHOD FAMILY

We have new humans in Highland Park!  Sarah and TK Oates recently became the wife/husband team behind the BAR Method […]

MLK DAY OF SERVICE & FOOD DRIVE

MLK Day recognizes the birthday of Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday January 15th and honors his memory […]

SPROUT KIDS, A SPECIAL HIGHLAND PARKER & A WISH

We love to feature our favorite humans in our “Humans of Highland Park” blog.  Our shout-out this week features a […]

SHOP SMALL FOR WORLD CLASS GIFTS – PART DEUX

A Downtown Highland Park Small Business Saturday Feature Guest Blogger: Emily Schiller, The Style Du Jour In this week’s post, we’re […]

SHOP LOCAL FOR WORLD CLASS GIFTS

A Downtown Highland Park Small Business Saturday Feature Guest Blogger: Emily Schiller, The Style Du Jour The holidays are around […]

DOWNTOWN HP OPEN JOBS

Bar Method | 600 Central Ave. Suite #127 Highland Park, IL The Front Desk Attendant is responsible for welcoming all […]

BJJ Is About Community

Get out of your comfort zone and learn the art of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, a martial art and self defense system […]

DOWNTOWN HIGHLAND PARK ADDS FIVE NEW BOUTIQUES

Downtown Highland Park, an upscale outdoor shopping destination with over 100 shops and 40+ restaurants, is expanding its flair for […]

SOUL2SOLE DANCE: YOU & ME CLASSES

Soul2Sole Dance’s You & Me classes are an exciting opportunity for young children to explore and learn about the wonderful […]

PULLING DOWN THE MOON

Pulling Down the Moon is a unique place of community and holistic healing for women and couples trying to conceive […]

FROM FARM TO TABLE: BEELOW’S NORTHSHORE

Need to book reservations for an upcoming date night, private event, or just a girls night out on the town? […]

FREEDOM HOME CARE

Freedom Home Care has been a key resource for North Shore families for years.  Allowing parents and grandparents to age […]

HP TOPS 40TH ANNIVERSARY

HP Tops has been the place to go in Highland Park for camp t-shirts, high school club apparel and more […]

DOWNTOWN HP BUSINESS OPEN ON THE FOURTH OF JULY

Planning on attending Highland Park’s Independence Day Parade or the Grand Finale Bitter Jester Music Festival at Wolters Field? Add downtown Highland Park […]

OUTDOOR EATING SPOTS IN DOWNTOWN HIGHLAND PARK

Enjoy the many outdoor eating spots in Highland Park throughout the summer season.  Use this interactive map to find the […]

SPYRL RIBBON CUTTING

SPYRL is the latest fitness solution coming from New York City.  Utilizing a Gyrotonic pulley tower, pulleys and weights are […]

THERAPEUTIC KNEADS BRINGS TECH TO MASSAGE

Therapeutic Kneads recently celebrated their 20th Anniversary with a large crowd of clients and friends.  As an experienced business owner, […]

DOWNTOWN HP’S FAVORITE PICKS FOR MOTHER’S DAY

Mother’s Day is this Sunday. Let us help you find a one-of-a-kind gift she’ll love from our extensive deals list […]

PILATES DAY AT BODY EVOLVE

Body Evolve, a pilates studio in Highland Park, is celebrating National Pilates Day on Saturday, May 6th!  National Pilates Day […]

ENAZ CELEBRATES 24TH ANNIVERSARY

You can’t put a price on walking into a family-owned store that truly cares about its customers, community, and clientele. […]

FREE PIZZA – WHERE?!?

  Admit it – we had you at the magic words “FREE PIZZA”.  On Tuesday, April 18th,  Highland Park welcomes […]

WEORBIT PLAY SPACE NOW OPEN IN DOWNTOWN HP

  As a parent of little ones, how many times have you asked yourself: “What are we going to do today?”.  […]

STATIONERY STATION CELEBRATES 40TH ANNIVERSARY

Imagine being surrounded by happy occasions 99% of the time!  Sheryl Oberman, the owner of Stationery Station, is that lucky […]

SILLY RANDOM HOLIDAYS

We love silly, random holidays!  This week is particularly full of fun, random celebrations.  Monday, March 20th starts with Extraterrestrial […]

ANTHROPOLOGIE SPRING STYLING EVENT

Despite the freezing cold weather and latest surge of snow, Spring is just around the corner in Highland Park.  With […]

DANCE HP IN CONCERT COALESCENCE

Dance HP in Concert Coalescence features 150  student dancers, student and professional choreographers and jazz musicians in a creative collaboration […]

FRESH FOOD FRESH FACE AT MIZUKI GRILL

A hidden find in Highland Park, Mizuki Grill is unusual in its pursuit of culinary precision.  Unlike most restaurants, bread […]

VALENTINE’S DAY ROUNDUP

Shop, Dine and Get Gifty in Downtown Highland Park Celebrate Valentine’s Day with trunk shows, a 5K marathon, mini-classes, and […]

DON’T LET THE GROUNDHOG PREDICT YOUR HOME SALE – HP BANK & TRUST

If you’re getting ready to sell your home, the prime sales season is quickly approaching.  It’s normally a nerve-wracking experience, […]

CHINESE NEW YEAR AT YUMMY BOWL

Chinese New Year is on Saturday, January 28th and is celebrated for 7 days.  It is also known as the […]

FASHION, FRIENDSHIP AND FUN AT MODERN OPULENCE

  When Modern Opulence, a women’s boutique, opened on Central Avenue, owner Mary Andersen didn’t know what to expect.  Little […]

HEALTH AND FUN WITH LOVE THAT SPICE

Marlena, the owner of Love That Spice absolutely loves creating teas and spice blends that nourish and heal – it’s […]

NEW YEAR’S EVE CELEBRATIONS

New Year’s Eve can be a fabulous celebration.  But let’s face it, sometimes planning what to do is a challenge.  […]

WORKSHOP HP WINTER CAMP

  Crafting and “Maker” initiatives have become popular across the country.  “Maker Labs” give everyday people access to equipment such […]

Pulse Fitness – Transform Yourself

Is the cold weather slowing you down?  Or maybe you’ve got big plans for Spring Break.  Or perhaps you want […]

Antiques Roadshow at Posh Essentials

Are you a secret fan of Antiques Roadshow?  Do you wonder if the vase from your Great Aunt is worth anything […]

Nutcracker Ballet – A Ballet Makkai Tradition

A grand party, a tree that explodes in growth, a winter wonderland and a land of sweets – the family […]

Black Friday Holiday Gift Guide

Looking for the perfect holiday gift and have no clue where to shop? Have no fear! We compiled a guide of […]

Garfinkle’s Fine Jewelry

Garfinkle’s started with Jill Garfinkle’s love of jewelry 40 years ago.  A free spirit with a love for jewelry, she […]