Insider Deals

Because we’re North Shore Insider, we want to give you a heads-up on as many deals & sales events as we can.

Looking for A Deal?

Everyone loves a sale.

Admit it! Specials, deals, dollars off – it’s the stuff warm fuzzies are made of. And the gang here at works hard to dig up information on “deals” for our readers. Here’s what is available right now:

Get $65 Off Any Complete Eyewear Package (Includes Frame, Lenses, Coating/Tints and Fitting)
Excludes Vision Insurance.
May not be combined with any other coupon or offers.

Available at any of these four Chicagoland Optical Locations:

Spex Chicago in Evanston
Coventry Eye Care in Evanston
Eyeland of St. Johns in Highland Park
Keno Optical in Buffalo Grove

What’s Hot:

Here’s the latest offers for fans:

ETS Investigative Services is offering NorthShoreInsiders 50% off your first investigative service, excluding surveillance. If you never thought you’d need an investigator, remember ETS when you get into a car accident, have a personal injury incident or simply want to check out that guy or gal either you or one of your kids is getting involved with!


Divorce mediation: C.E.L. & Associates is offering a $200 discount on divorce mediation when you mention Mediation is an option to consider if you and your spouse have agreed to divorce, but want to avoid a costly, lengthy court experience. For more information, click on the link above and watch the video.

American Enterprise Bank (located in Highland Park, Buffalo Grove and Schaumburg) is offering rebates on any non-network ATM charges (any charges incurred are refunded on your following month’s statement. Simply open a Family Advantage Checking Account. It’s a great deal, especially if you’ve got kids in college, you travel on business, or you’re an ATM addict on vacation.

Get a free portable DVD player! Mention us – – when you and your child/student each open checking and/or savings accounts at American Enterprise Bank in Highland Park. That’s a $90 value and a great toy for your kid’s dorm room!

Personal Fitness:

The Institute for Human Performance (IHP): Is your kid looking for the leading edge in his or her sport of choice? Has their level of competition reached that of serious athletes, and their looking to really make a difference in their performance? IHP’s Craig White helps his clients take their game to the next level, specializing in student athletes. If you’re looking to set and reach some new goals, IHP is the place to be. It’s located off Waukegan Rd. behind the Deerbrook Plaza in Deerfield, and if you mention NorthShoreInsider, you can get a complete fitness evaluation and the first of four weeks FREE!

Check out Certified Fitness Trainer, Julie Audino ASAP at JUST BE FIT, located at 420 Lake Cook Road in Deerfield. All new Clients get 20% off their first training session - that's $25 off and well worth it! Just mention and Julie will show you how to get the results you want in your session and more importantly, out of the session.


Salon Vole: This Salon borrows their style and cutting expertise from the masters. These Vidal Sassoon classically trained stylists master the latest runway trends, bringing them home to Highland Park and the rest of the North Shore. Mention NorthShoreInsider and get 20% off any hair care service and receive a FREE Bumble& Bumble travel size product of your choice.

Home Decor:

The Custom Framer: Looking for the perfect frame for that perfect art? Check out Highland Park’s “The Custom Framer” - and get 15 percent off your first framing order!

Good Eats:

New York Slices: This Highland Park eatery, just a few doors down from Michael’s Red Hots, is offering up a great discount. Mention NorthShoreInsider and check it out!

The Bent Fork in Highwood: Everyone digs a great bakery, and The Bent Fork is no exception. This newly expanded "small batch bakery" does it all from scratch. Get a free cookie with your order when you mention

Comfort Inn in Skokie

Comfort Inn North Shore is located in close proximity to limitless area attractions. Enjoy shopping at Old Orchard mall; attend a play at North Shore Center for the Performing Arts. Visit Northwestern University and the sites of Evanston. Spend time at the Botanic Gardens and the Bahai House of Worship.

Take advantage of complimentary hot breakfast buffet in the restaurant, served daily. Use the business center. There is a convenient microwave and refrigerator in each room.

Guests receive 10% discount in the restaurant during their stay. A discount is available with a stub from the theatre.

Insider Deal!

Need to re-sparklize those windows? Can't see your yard through the muckity-muck? Give Jeff at Fish Window Cleaning a call - mention and get 10 percent off your first visit!

Fish Window Cleaning


A Kohl Membership Has Its Perks

If you’ve joined Kohl Children’s Museum and make regular visits, don’t forget to take advantage of a few discounts available to you – several Glen Town Center retailers offer a 10 percent discount on purchases when you show them your membership card! Check out places like:

Amazing Gracies Children's Shoppe
Ben & Jerry's
The Book Market
Color Me Mine
Cookies by Design
Kinga Shoes
Strasburg Children*

*Some restrictions apply. Offer cannot be combined with any other offer or discount