“One Track Trips” by ABC’s Roz Varon, is a series of day trips taking the Metra from Chicago to different towns along the tracks. On one of her most recent Trips, Just Off The Tracks acted as her guide to discover Arlington Heights. We spent the day visiting the Metropolis Performing Arts Center and some unique shops in Downtown Arlington Heights.
Angels Treats and Designs Gift Shop is new to downtown Harvard. This shop which was named after the owners pet golden retriever offers a unique selection of handcrafted merchandise. The shop is located minutes from the Harvard Metra Station and the Starline Gallery.
If you love art or are just getting your feet wet OnView, a unique gallery in Park Ridge is a must. This smart, sophisticated multi media gallery has it all; painting, sculpture, photography, furniture, and more. You are free to shop and browse in a comfortable, friendly atmosphere.
Out of the Box is a unique gift store in the heart of downtown Crystal Lake, recently voted “One of the Best” Gift Stores in McHenry County. If you are looking for something special for yourself or someone else, the staff at Out Of the Box will not only help you find it, but they will also wrap it for you.
If you thought that going green meant you would have to forfeit style, then you need to check out this great Woodstock boutique. The Green Box specializes in eco-sustainable and fair trade merchandise that is earth friendly and affordable. Whether you are shopping for cards, clothing or chocolate, you’ll find going green can be fun!
Be the first of your friends to discover the unexpected treasures awaiting you on Lageschulte Street in Barrington. It is the home to four hidden gems just a few blocks from Downtown Barrington. From a modern day General Store to great Fashion and Accessories to Upscale Consignment,these unique stores are not to be missed.
Take pride in your purchase! Norton’s is a “Uniquely American General Store” This shop carries only U.S.A. made goods hand-selected for today’s tastes and lifestyles. You’ll find quality goods for people of all ages showcased in a charming renovated livery-barn.
We love Norton’s USA, because everything they carry is MADE IN AMERICA! That includes a Toy Room filled with safe toys for all the kids on your list, as well as gifts, kitchenware, jewelery, apparel, cards, hand-stamped gift wrap, garden items and MORE. So not only do you get to shop local, you also support American manufacturing.