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A small village with under 6,000 residents, Northfield is easily accessible from Interstate-94 and is 19 miles from Downtown Chicago city center. Formerly home of Kraft Foods and now home to Medline Industries now resides on Kraft’s former campus. Home to unique mix of restaurants and retailers, that locals and visitors seek out including Happ Inn, Taco Nano, Three Tarts Bakery and Café, Northfield Diner, Tapas Gitana and more. Specialty retailers include Enaz, a women’s clothing boutique with modern, sought-after ware, Lori’s Designer Shoes, Clothing and Accessories, and Peachtree, a treasure trove of home goods, home and personal gifts – a shopper’s treasure hunt filled with objects of beauty. Northfield has a superb Park District offers recreational opportunities. Bordering the villages of Glenview, Northbrook, Winnetka and Wilmette, Northfield is a special pocket of North Shore warmth and a perfect, family-friendly hamlet.


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