Local Services in Wilmette

Half Off PC or Mac Diagnosis

Evanston

$50 $25

Technicians hunt down the causes of poor or erratic performance in PCs and Macs and scan for viruses, then make repair suggestions

Half Off Dry-Cleaning at Lake City Cleaners

Multiple Locations

$40 $20

Four dry-cleaning outlets in north Chicago and suburbs use both traditional and eco-friendly laundering technology

Half Off Pet Goods at Follow Your Nose

Evanston

$40 $20

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The pet boutique stocks premium foods, boutique toys, and housemade treats; staffers groom and make house calls

50% Off Virus Removal and Operation System Damage Reversal

Skokie

$150 $75

Removal thoroughly erases all traces of viruses; 26-step damage reversal fixes restores operating systems and maximizes computer performance

Up to 70% Off Energy Healing Sessions

Skokie

$165 $59

During sessions with a certified energy healer, energy and emotional blockages in clients' lives may be lifted, allowing for healing

Up to 66% Off Custom Framing at Creative Edge

Skokie

$100 $45

Framers with a minimum of 10 years of professional experience enshrine portraits, paintings and 3-D keepsakes

51% Off PC Tune-Up with Virus Removal

Skokie

$120 $59

Technicians improve performance speed by combing through systems, purging harmful programs, optimizing registry, and removing junk files

Up to 85% Off at Discount Mattress

Multiple Locations

$1,398 $399

Mattress and box spring sets come in a variety of sizes and two firmness levels to increase comfort and back support

50% OffiPhone 5 LCD Screen Replacement

Glenview

$199 $99

Trained techs speedily replace cracked or broken iPhone 5 screens, usually completing repairs in 20 minutes or less

75% Off ACT Test Prep

Glenview

$400 $99

An educator with more than 30 years of experience helps his students prepare for the ACT exam during four-hour tutoring sessions

Up to 52% Off Kids' Art or Music Classes

Glenview

$25 $12.50

Kids' art classes in painting, drawing, or sketching; students can learn music basics during introductory drum or percussion sessions

Up to 89% Off at Cilento Photography

Autumn Grove Plaza

$200 $29

Professional photographer takes in-studio or on-location shoots of newly engaged couples or families

jcp portraits – Up to 83% Off Photo Shoots

Multiple Locations

$125 $25

Professional photographers capture families, babies, and individuals with custom backgrounds, props, and variety of poses

Up to 80% Off Tutoring Sessions from Best Brains

Multiple Locations

$244 $59

Certified teachers tutor students in English, math, general knowledge, and the abacus

65% Off Tax Return

Skokie

$225 $79

Knowledgeable accountants prepare tax returns for individuals and married couples

Up to 55% Off Tutoring at Mosaic Tutor

Northbrook

$100 $45

One-on-one tutoring sessions help individuals in areas where they might struggle; valid for any age, from preschool to adult

Up to 55% Off Scuba Courses at Berry Dive Center

Glenview

$304 $149

Scuba instructors lead students in diving techniques during weekend lessons inside classrooms, pools, and open water

Up to 50% Off CPR Classes

Northbrook

$90 $45

Classes teach life-saving techniques to aid adults, children, and infants

Half Off Film, Video, and Slide Transfers and Restoration

Multiple Locations

$20 $10

Technicians preserve memories by enhancing and transferring 8-millimeter film, slides, and VHS tapes to Blu-ray or DVD

56% Off Home Decor and Furniture

Northbrook

$100 $45

Since 1974, the establishment has been helping clients decorate their homes

Up to 65% Off Videotape-to-DVD Conversion

Northbrook

$100 $39

Technicians digitize videotapes up to two hours long and transfer them to DVDs

Up to 53% Off Home Furnishings

Multiple Locations

$100 $49

Home furnishings by brands such as Coaster Fine Furniture range from dining-room sets and living-room couches to bunk beds for kids

Huntington Learning Center – 75% Off Academic Review

Multiple Locations

$375 $95

The certified tutoring staff utilizes testing and rubrics for assessing each child's skills, academic needs, and potential for growth

55% Toward Day Care from 6 Weeks to 6 years

Buffalo Grove

$1,000 $450

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

45% Off Webpage-Design Consulting

Mount Prospect

$999 $549

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

51% Off Children's Photography Classes

Elmwood Park

$99 $49

Talented instructor leads four 90-minute sessions in children's photography

50% Off Services

Spring Grove

$90 $45

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

Up to 55% Off Tape-to-DVD Transfers

Riverwoods

$50 $25

A videographer rescues VHS and camcorder-recorded memories from a dusty grave by transferring them to DVD

Up to 63% Off Web Commercials from Mixtal Media

Wheeling

$1,200 $449

Vdeio techs shoot 30-second commercial on-location in 1080p HD and high-def audio

50% Off Financial Consulting

Oak Park

$50 $25

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

45% Off Fortune Telling

Oak Park

$80 $44

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

57% Off English or Math Tutoring

Arlington Heights

$233 $100

Kids ages 5—15 learn at their own pace; 5:1 student teacher ratio

Up to 50% Off Self-Service Dog Grooming Sessions

Arlington Heights

$20 $10

Doggie spa provides the space and products for pet owners to scrub their pooches clean

Up to 63% Off at Counseling for Men

Arlington Heights

$240 $99

Licensed counselor Tim Ervin caters his style of coaching to men in order to make them feel more comfortable reaching out for help with life

Up to 73% Off at Grand Frame, Inc.

Arlington Heights

$125 $49

Expansive 8,000 sq. ft. frame showroom houses imported Italian frames, shadow boxes, and environmentally friendly options

Up to 59% Off Photo-Booth Rental Packages

Elk Grove

$1,295 $525

Each photo-booth package includes unlimited prints, an onsite attendant, a box of props, and access to an online viewing gallery

Up to 62% Off at Eco Mattress Store

Eco Mattress Store

$190 $89

2 in. gel-infused memory-foam bed toppers; American-made organic bed sets that include a mattress, box spring, and frame

Half Off Premade Bathroom Vanity Tops

Elk Grove Village

$300 $150

Premade bathroom vanity tops in a range of tones and sizes

51% Off at Learn Scuba Chicago

Multiple Locations

$295 $145

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Scuba-certification course led by dive experts Captain Bob and crew take students on pool dives in Chicago and open-water dives in Kankakee

Up to 62% Off at North Shore Music Institute

Northfield

$70 $29

Lessons for students aged 6–adult teach techniques for the guitar, ukulele, strings, piano, percussion, or voice in a wide variety of genres

Select Local Merchants

416 Ridge Rd
Wilmette,
IL
US

Certified dog groomer, Susan Gottlieb, primps and pampers pooches with her mobile grooming service, bringing all the pet-cleaning tools and products to her customers. In the mobile spa, she gives canines individual and humane attention, meaning no cages while also keeping dogs from car sickness and separation anxiety by cleaning them within view of their homes. Grooming includes a warm and sudsy hydro bath as well as a deshedding treatment, blowout, nail trimming, and fur clipping.

924 Elmwood Avenue
Wilmette,
IL
US

Customers can be reunited with their beloved garments the same day if they drop them off at Chicago's Discount Dry Cleaner or Kenny the Kleener in the morning on Monday–Saturday. The staff responsible for this quick turnaround has been at it since 1981, dry-cleaning delicate fabrics and laundering more resilient clothing such as knit shirts or hats that double as tea cozies. Besides cleaning clothes, they can alter garments to better fit customers' silhouettes and preserve wedding gowns.

165 Green Bay Rd
Wilmette,
IL
US

The Kindness Connection works with local charities to define service projects that meet their needs. We then design the projects, procure the required materials, and organize schools, groups and/or individuals to complete the projects.

119 Central Park Avenue
Wilmette,
IL
US

As their name implies, Greenwise specializes in 100% eco-friendly landscaping services. Their maintenance packages for residential or commercial lawns use sustainable, renewable alternative products to keep Mother Nature from giving them a stern lecture. Propane- or electric-driven mowers trim grass with low amounts of emissions and their grass seed is fused with beneficial fungi that nourish turf without the need for added chemicals. Additionally, their fertilizers use nutrient-rich compost comprised of molasses and yeast, and weeds and harmful insects are eliminated with nontoxic, all-natural products.

Greenwise’s devotion to lowering carbon footprints extends to their landscaping design as well. They plant organic gardens that blossom with fresh fruits and vegetables to add aesthetic beauty to yards and cut down on trips to the grocer. They are also proponents of working with native flora, which make for a more sustainable garden and attract native birds and butterflies to yards to entertain bored lawn ornaments.

1638 Payne St
Evanston,
IL
US

For more than two decades, American Mattress has promoted peaceful slumber in bedchambers throughout the Midwest with their vast selection of mattresses, headboards, and linens. The sleep experts strive to stay abreast of the latest bedding technology: their Serta mattresses are made with gel foam that supports curves, and Tempur-Pedic mattresses repel allergens, mites, and poltergeists looking to spoon. This devotion to a good night’s sleep has helped them earn the title of Best Mattress Store from suburban Chicago’s Daily Herald five years in a row. Additionally, American Mattress doubles down on each of its beds with a 30-day comfort guarantee and a 60-day best-price guarantee.

618 Davis St
Evanston,
IL
US