Thursday, February 26, 2009

Vaughans Garden Center is Closing!!!

Hurry over to Vaughans to pick up some great bargains. Everything in the store is 40% off. Fall, Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas items are all 70% off. Now is the time to stock up on your holiday decorations and gifts. Vaughans is located on the corner of 47th and Commonwealth just before the overpass into Hinsdale.

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  1. This is terrible - I loved Vaughans and understand they've been around since the late 1800s. They were top notch and the people there were both knowledgeable and friendly. Sad to see them go.

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  2. It's funny but I found this while killing time looking for old friends of mine from grade school back in the 1950s. Andy Vaughan was a friend of mine and we went to Laidlaw School together. He lived right across he street from the school. I still live in the general area but never get by the area where their business was located. I was surprised to see that it as there only a couple years ago. As the previous poster said, it's said that they closed. They were in business since the 1800s. Another old business is gone. Tom Johnston

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  3. I meant to say it is "sad" that they closed. they were an institution in Western Springs when I grew up. Tom Johnston

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    1. My wife Dorothy served as a Vaufghan family 'nanny' during summers 1950 - 1951, including at L. MI summer cottage. Where was it? Any Vaufghans who could tell me more? ValpoMel@aol.com

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