Golf Maine Park District serves about 20,000 residents in the unincorporated area north and west of Niles. The…More district boundaries are about one mile square, and it is surrounded by the Niles, Park Ridge, Des Plaines and Glenview park districts.
Golf Maine Park District has facilities in two locations. The one at 8800 Kathy Lane, Niles, has a large building with a gymnasium, walking/running track and large multi-purpose room. There is also a large green space. The other location, on Dee Road in Des Plaines, has outdoor ball fields for basketball and baseball. It also has tennis courts, a nature area and a cricket pitch.
Bugle Newspapers 7400 N Waukegan Rd, Niles, IL60714 The Bugle is a local weekly community newspaper, dating back to the 1960s. It is distributed free at village hall,…More Kappy's Restaurant at Harlem Ave. and Dempster St., Morton Grove, and some Niles Park District facilities. The Bugle covers Niles, Morton Grove and Park Ridge.
Many Niles residents attend Maine East High School, one of three high schools in the Maine Township High School…More District 207. Though it's located in neighboring Park Ridge, it's a quick walk or bike ride away from Niles.
Maine East has a very diverse student body, with about 75 percent of students speaking a language other than English at home. There are 52 languages spoken.
Maine East has made Newsweek magazine's list of America's Best High Schools.
Of Maine Township High School District 207's three schools, Maine East is the oldest, having been built in 1929.