Sleep Inn Midway Airport
6650 S. Cicero Ave.
Bedford Park, IL 60638
Phone: (708) 594-0001
Fax: (708) 594-0058
As the name implies, this store specializes in rare and collectible coins, especially those made of silver. However, gold, silver, and platinum treasures such as jewelry, chains, rings and silverware are also available. For example, a full-line of 14-karat gold watches, coin mountings and gold rings are available. In addition, you can sell your wares to the store; it pledges to buy all pocket and wrist watches, as well as war relics. On site numismatists Steve and John Hill are very qualified to answer your questions.
You can't get ostrich skin boots at Wal-Mart. Come to think of it, it rarely stocks boots made from alligator or Iguana hide either. This is exactly what makes Raudel Sanchez's store so popular, especially with Mexican bands trying to stay on the cutting edge of band wear. The store also features a wide selection of hats, jackets and denim. These fashions can be costly, so prices can top out at more than $5,000.
Find whatever you are looking for at this great mall just southwest of Downtown Chicago. With dining and entertainment in house, shopping in Westfield Chicago Ridge is quite an experience. They have products that cater to everyone irrespective of age and gender. With food chains like Burger King and Tokyo Express dishing out delectable dishes, hunger pangs after the shopping can be well taken care of. For an awesome dose of retail therapy go to Westfield Chicago Ridge that makes you want to shop till you drop.
The Plant takes the concept of sustainable and takes it to the next level. Located in a building which formerly used to be a meat-packaging unit, this organization is a unique indoor farm. Several unique techniques are used to cultivate flora and fauna here using symbiotic relationships and purely organic means to produce food which is then sold in their farmers markets every Saturday. The Plant offers a number of tours as well as workshops and volunteering opportunities. You can also get some delicious fresh-baked organic bread from one of their two bakeries. For more information, log on to their website.
The Ashland Swaporama Flea Market is an ideal place to shop for great knick-knacks at throwaway prices. The flea market is not big and happening as the one in Alsip, but is a good bet if you want to buy something cheap on the run. You can find everything here from cheap house-hold goods to video games and fake branded goods.
This bookstore offers a diverse selection of merchandise and activities for its mainly African American clientelle of all ages. You will find a wide variety of fiction and nonfiction titles, as well as a wide variety of instructive periodicals. For children, the bookstore offers weekly storytelling and after-school tutoring. For adults, the store offers frequent book signings and poetry readings. But the store's selection is not limited to books, it also stocks hand-carved figures, jewelry, posters and a variety of handbags and fashion accessories.
Specializing in albums, tapes and 1945s from the 1960s and 70s, this family-owned record store also features a decent selection of rare and collectible vinyl. For a bit of an anachronistic feel, you can also look through the collection of contemporary 1945 year, ideal for jukeboxes for your home or your business. The store also offers a selection of rock-oriented posters and the help here is friendly.
To really get in the spirit for an exciting game at Comiskey Park, head out to this store in the ballpark to get geared up. You can pick up a signed team ball, glove, bat or jersey emblazoned with the Sox logo, or just a banner to stick atop the filing cabinet at work. This is an excellent way to show your support at the game and serves as a great reminder afterwards.
If you are after authentic African clothing and apparel, this place has a wide selection that will satisfy even the most discriminating shopper. In addition to garments, the store also carries a wide range of cassettes, videotapes and compact discs. You can also pick-up Kwanzaa supplies, hand-carved statuettes, figurines and jewelry. Finally, it offers a full-line of cosmetics that you can take home or use for an in-store make-over.
La Casa Del Pueblo is a Mexican grocery store selling ethnic products at economic prizes. Their products include excellent selection of meats, organic products and other speciality goods all of which is farm fresh. If you are looking for something specific for your special lunch or dinner plan you can find it here. The staff is very friendly and are know to go out of their way to help customers for sourcing desired products.
Knee Deep Vintage specializes in women's clothing from the 1940s to the 1980s and also sells an assortment of era housewares and furniture. This boutique should not be confused with a thrift store. Knee Deep Vintage is the place to shop if you are looking for an authentic vintage dress and accessories to match. The clothing is organized by era, item and color, which makes it very easy to locate specific items.Knee Deep Vintage frequently hosts midnight sales and discount events.
In business since 1985, Chicago Digital was the first compact disc store in the state of Illinois. The inventory is made up out of over 40,000 new and used compact discs, including 5,000 classical selections and a wide range of jazz titles. They also have plenty of classic rock albums to choose from, including a number of rare imports. They have provided two listening stations for customers who want to listen to their music selections before purchasing. If you are looking for a particular selection that you haven't been able to find anywhere else, check here.