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Sarah Kueker, manager and 20-year employee of Caribou/Peet’s Coffee in Winnetka, greets all customers by name and maintains an encyclopedic knowledge of their favorite drinks. PHOTOS BY LIBBY ELLIOTT/22ND CENTURY MEDIA
Winnetka resident Vivian Kullberg (left) lives above Peet’s and visits daily for a coffee and bagel.
Libby Elliott, Freelance Reporter
3:09 pm CDT April 17, 2017
Every neighborhood has a social hub. It’s the local watering hole where everybody knows your name, or the cozy cafe where friends are always there for you. Sam, Norm, Cliff and Diane had “Cheers.” Rachel, Ross, Chandler, Joey, Monica and Phoebe had “Central Perk.” So, where do the denizens of Winnetka go to comingle, commune and caffeinate?