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  • Graham's Fine Chocolates & Ice Cream wins Best of Wheaton award

    WHEATON – Those who have a sweet tooth would probably have a hard time leaving Graham's Fine Chocolates & Ice Cream empty-handed.
    March 29, 2017 - 9:00 pm
  • Berwyn business community honors those who go 'above and beyond': 4 photos

    BERWYN – The Berwyn business community gathered March 25 to honor those businesses and individuals who have gone "above and beyond."
    March 29, 2017 - 10:11 am
  • A Once-In-A-Lifetime Business Opportunity

         Although the year 2017 is still in its infancy, the Elmhurst Chamber of Commerce & Industry is in the throes of Centennial Celebration planning f ...
    March 29, 2017 - 8:05 am
  • 2 charged in armed robbery at Glen Ellyn Dunkin' Donuts

    GLEN ELLYN – Two Glen Ellyn residents have been charged in an armed robbery that occurred at about 1 a.m. March 27 at Dunkin' Donuts, 651 Roosevelt Ro ...
    March 28, 2017 - 12:03 pm
  • Business briefs

    The practice of Gregory J. Andros, M.D., at Advanced Urology has been designated as a UroLift Center of Excellence. The designation recognizes that Dr ...
    March 24, 2017 - 7:57 pm
  • McHenry City Council OKs $55,000 loan for artisan bread, craft beer business

    McHENRY – An artisanal bread maker and brewer plans to open in McHenry.After much discussion, the Mc ...
    March 24, 2017 - 12:47 am
  • Everyone Needs an Estate Plan

    Much like eating our vegetables or cleaning the refrigerator, estate planning is one of those things we know we should do but put off for another day. ...
    March 23, 2017 - 10:10 am
  • Fast-fashion retailer H&M coming to Spring Hill Mall

    WEST DUNDEE – Spring Hill Mall will soon house a store from one of the world's largest fashion retailers.
    March 22, 2017 - 7:51 pm
  • Company plans to make smartphones at former Motorola campus in Harvard

    HARVARD – A smartphone maker plans to hire about 100 employees as it prepares to begin manufacturing at the long-vacant former Motorola campus in Harv ...
    March 22, 2017 - 7:45 pm
  • Timeline of Motorola campus in Harvard

    1997: Motorola builds $100 million corporate campus in Harvard.2003: In March, Motorola closes the p ...
    March 22, 2017 - 6:30 pm
  • Parking eliminated at former Schmid building in downtown Glen Ellyn

    GLEN ELLYN – Beginning March 22, the public parking lot at the former Schmid Pharmacy building will no longer be available for public parking.
    March 22, 2017 - 4:47 pm
  • Meaningful service honors a unique life lived

    Just as no two people are alike, no two people have lived the same lives. A meaningful end-of-life ...
    March 22, 2017 - 8:20 am
  • Owner of new Fox River Grove banquet hall anticipates late summer opening

    FOX RIVER GROVE – A new banquet hall in Fox River Grove is expected to open by the end of the summer at the former Five O’Clock Steakhouse location.
    March 21, 2017 - 11:32 pm
  • Mr. Handyman offers budget tips for home improvement projects

    Unless you live in a brand new custom-built house, chances are you have a list of improvements you’d like to make to your home.  It’s fun to fantasize ...
    March 21, 2017 - 9:58 am
  • Berwyn Tech Entrepreneurship Center readies to support small businesses

    BERWYN – The Berwyn Tech Entrepreneurship Center celebrated its opening in February with the help of officials from the city of Berwyn and Berwyn Deve ...
    March 20, 2017 - 2:00 pm
  • Francesca’s Bellezza in La Grange offers filling food to warm up winter diners

    LA GRANGE – As I was toying with what restaurant to try on my Mystery Diner visit, it didn’t take long to realize only Italian would do because frankl ...
    March 20, 2017 - 11:16 am
  • Wheaton man puts comic books, album covers in new light

    WHEATON – They say necessity is the mother of invention.That is certainly true for Wheaton resident ...
    March 17, 2017 - 3:00 pm
  • Westmont Restaurant Week is halfway to the buzzer

    WESTMONT – We’re halfway to the buzzer, as in the buzzer sounding the end of the Inaugural Westmont Restaurant Week, which draws to a close March 19. ...
    March 16, 2017 - 5:30 pm
  • Don’t overlook renter’s insurance

    When you rent a house or apartment, the landlord’s insurance will protect that property owner, but what happens to your possessions inside?
    March 20, 2017 - 7:28 am
  • Ballydoyle to celebrate St. Patrick's Day with full day of festivities

    DOWNERS GROVE – Irish singers, Irish dancers and flowing Guinness – what more could someone want for the perfect St. Patrick’s Day celebration? Why, S ...
    March 16, 2017 - 11:02 am
  • Lake in the Hills upscale sandwich shop Lucky Penny's no longer coming to village

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – Lucky Penny’s will no longer be coming to Lake in the Hills.In May, developer Je ...
    March 15, 2017 - 12:23 am
  • Plans for Glen Ellyn gas station moving ahead

    GLEN ELLYN – Despite opposition from residents, plans for a 24-hour gas station on the southeast corner of St. Charles Road and Main Street are moving ...
    March 15, 2017 - 12:03 pm
  • La Grange Business Association launches village app

    LA GRANGE – The La Grange Business Association has launched a village app to help connect residents and visitors to local businesses and community eve ...
    March 16, 2017 - 11:05 am
  • Olive 'n Vinnie's named Glen Ellyn retail business of the year

    GLEN ELLYN – The intoxicating blend of olive oils, balsamic vinegars and spices hit your nostrils the moment you walk into Olive 'n Vinnie's at 449 N. ...
    March 14, 2017 - 11:24 am
  • Huntley trustees OK initial plans for CVS Pharmacy at Route 47, Kreutzer Road

    HUNTLEY – A new CVS Pharmacy could be coming to Huntley at the northwest corner of Route 47 and Kreutzer Road. 
    March 11, 2017 - 11:19 pm
  • Ex-Brunswick Zone XL on Randall Road in Algonquin to reopen as Bowlero

    ALGONQUIN – After about seven months of renovations, the former Brunswick Zone XL bowling alley on Randall Road in Algonquin is reopening with a new l ...
    March 11, 2017 - 12:02 am
  • Poison prevention for your pet

    Poison Prevention Week is March 19-25. Are you doing everything you can to protect your pet? Dogs, ...
    March 10, 2017 - 6:07 am
  • Lake in the Hills Airport could be home to new intensive flight instruction business

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – Lake in the Hills Airport manager Michael Peranich said he’s hoping an intensive flight instruction business looking to rent space ...
    March 10, 2017 - 12:51 am
  • New design showroom opens in Glen Ellyn

    GLEN ELLYN – Amy Storm wants to unlock the full potential of your home.Storm and her husband, Josh, ...
    March 9, 2017 - 7:35 pm
  • Letter: Roundhead's should stay

    To the editor: My name is Alayna, and I'm a fourth-grader at Meadowview Elementary in Woodridge. I ...
    March 9, 2017 - 7:40 pm