Lincolnwood News

Gingerbread House Decorating
12th December 2017

Gingerbread House Decorating

New Date: Join us for Gingerbread House Decorating on Thursday, December 14, 2017 from 7:30 – 9:00 p.m. at the Community Center. All supplies are included and no experience is necessary. The cost is only $20 per gingerbread house. Advance registration is required.

11th December 2017

Toys for Tots Luncheon

Join the Lincolnwood Chamber of Commerce at 90 Miles Cuban Cafe as they celebrate the season, community and the annual tradition to collect toys with the Village of Lincolnwood and U.S. Marine Corps.

1st December 2017

Niles Township Food Pantry Awareness Month

Today marks the first day of Niles Township Food Pantry Awareness Month. Stop by to make a donation for those who need it most at Village Hall. For more information, contact the Village Manager’s Office at (847) 745-4716.

27th November 2017

Police Chief Robert LaMantia to Retire

Police Chief Robert LaMantia, who served as leader of the Lincolnwood Police Department since 2006 is retiring after a 37-year career in law enforcement. Click here to read the press release.

22nd November 2017

Fall Tree Planting

The Village completed the fall tree planting today, with 72 trees planted Village-wide. The landscaper will return on Friday, November 22 to place mulch around the newly planted trees.

20th November 2017

Holiday Office Closures

In observance of this week’s Thanksgiving holiday, Village of Lincolnwood offices will be closed on Thursday, November 23 through Friday, November 24 and reopen  on Monday, November 27. For more information, contact the Village Manager’s Office at (847) 745-4716 or submit a service request.

17th November 2017

Niles Food Pantry Awareness Month

On Tuesday November 7, 2017 Mayor Bass proclaimed December as Niles Township Food Pantry Awareness Month. Help those with less this holiday season by making a donation at Village Hall starting December 1. To learn more, view the Village’s press release here.

16th November 2017

Toys for Tots Drive

Join the Village of Lincolnwood in supporting the 2017 US Marines Toys for Tots program by donating a brand new unwrapped toy this holiday season. Toys for Tots donations are being accepted in the Police Department, Community Development Department and Village Hall until December 18. To learn more about Toys for Tots, visit their website at

15th November 2017

Santa Letter Drop Box

Share some holiday magic this season and have your child receive a letter from Santa Claus. Santa will mail a reply to all letters he receives in the special Santa Letters drop box located in the mail circle of Village Hall from November 9 to December 9. Don’t forget to include your name and address so Santa can mail a reply. This program is open to Lincolnwood residents only.