Explore Three Historic Structures at the Lombard Historical Society

old carriage house

If you enjoy learning about a time gone by, then don’t miss visiting the¬†Lombard Historical Society. It’s known for maintaining three historic structures, and the staff states that “as stewards of Lombard’s heritage, we will make the past meaningful in order to impact our community’s present and future.” The buildings include: Sheldon Peck Homestead Built […]

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Shop ‘Til You Drop: Naperville’s Gift Boutiques

Shopping time, closeup of teenage girl's legs with shopping bags at shopping mall

Naperville is full of charming small businesses rooted in local identity. From toy stores to gift shops, there is something for everyone on your holiday shopping list. So, this year, consider visiting Naperville’s gift boutiques and exploring the great shopping opportunities near your home at Brookdale on the Park.   Anderson’s Toyshop Anderson’s Toyshop¬†is a […]

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Visit the First Division Museum

Three WWII Soldiers Defending Their Position. Guns and Bayonetts out and ready. This image has a "wet plate" look about it that adds to realism. You will see grain, scratches, spots, dust and other such aged related photo conditions.

During both World Wars and Vietnam, the brave men of the 1st Infantry Division were the first to deploy and engage in battle. This unit is the Army’s oldest and longest continuously active division, and just sixteen minutes from Brookdale on the Park Apartments is the First Division Museum, dedicated to telling the division’s incredible […]

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