Joanne Metz

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Neighborhoods

Lombard

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Presently, the city of Lombard has a population of approximately 43,500. The city is big on public entertainment and has been hosting events annually, since 1930 (the Lilac Festival Parade being one main attraction). This 16-day parade is but one of their many events. Others include: Civil War Reenactments, and The Little Orphan Annie House—Lombard is a city full of tradition and history.

You’ll find a range of home styles, neighborhoods and pricing in Lombard. Will you commute to Chicago for work and need live close to the Metra train station? Interested in a certain area? I am familiar with Lombard and I welcome the opportuinity to help you find a home that matches your needs. 

Lombard Community Resources

Official Lombard Village Website

Independent School District

Tax Assessors Office

Parks District

Metra Train Station

Public Library District

Lombard Community Highlights

Civil War Reenactment

Annie

Lilactime

Notable People from Lombard

Winifred Bonfils, newspaper journalist and columnist
Bobby Breen, child actor
Tony Fitzpatrick, contemporary artist
Jody Gerut, Major League Baseball player
Harold Gray, cartoonist and creator of Little Orphan Annie
Ted Kaczynski, the "Unabomber"
Rebecca Kia, lead violin soloist with Mannheim Steamroller, grew up in Lombard.
Joanna Krupa, model and actress
James Marcello, reputed Mafia leader
Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, actor
Sheldon Peck, folk artist and activist
Ronnie Platt, lead singer since 2014 for the band Kansas
Elaine Quijano, journalist for CBS News
Mary Doria Russell, author of five novels including The Sparrow and Children of God
Daniel M. Tani, NASA astronaut
Charles Tilly, scholar
Timothy Zahn, science-fiction author

I proudly call Lombard home and have acquired lots of little known facts and a wealth of information on buying a home and living in Lombard that I’d like to share with you. Take time to browse homes for sale via link above and save a search or two. Reach out when you are ready to learn more.

*Information gathered from various sources, including Wikipedia.org. Accuracy not guaranteed.




River Grove/Elmwood Park

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Although River Grove & Elmwood Park are neighbors each has its own uniqueness. River Grove has a population of approximately 10,668 – Elmwood Park, 25,405. 

River Grove/Elmwood Park, Illinois Community Resources

River Grove - School District

Elmwood Park – School District

Official River Grove Village Website

Official Elmwood Park Village Website

River Grove Tax Assessors Office

Elmwood Park Tax Assessors Office

Central Appraisal District

Elmwood Park Parks District

Elmwood Park Public Library

River Grove Public Library

Chamber of Commerce

Metra Train Station – River Grove

River Grove / Elmwood Park, Northern Illinois Community Highlights

Triton College

Cernan Space Center at Triton College


River Grove and Elmwood Park nearby attractions

Thatcher Woods Shopping Center

Oak Park Country Club

Irish American Heritage Center

Leaning Tower of Niles

Brookfield Zoo

Lincoln Park Zoo

Ernest Hemingway Museum

You’ll find a range of home styles, neighborhoods and pricing in River Grove and Elmwood Park. I grew up and spent the majority of my adult life working and living here, so I am extremely familiar with the homes, community and amenities offered.

Notable People from River Grove/Elmwood Park

Val Belmonte, college hockey coach, CCHA Coach of the Year, current Vice President of Athletics at Quinnipiac University in Connecticut
Lee Loughnane, founding member of the rock band Chicago
Jeff Mauro, television personality, Food Network
Ray Nitschke, linebacker for the Green Bay Packers, member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame

Take time to browse homes for sale in these areas and save a search or two. Reach out when you are ready to learn more.

*Information gathered from various sources, including Wikipedia.org. Accuracy not guaranteed.