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  • Elmhurst residents share feedback on Addison Avenue proposals

    ELMHURST – Elmhurst residents had the chance to share their take on proposals for two city-owned parcels along Addison Avenue at a Development, Planni ...
    May 1, 2015 - 1:06 pm
  • Crystal Lake-based AptarGroup reports 1Q total sales decline

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Plastic products maker AptarGroup reported a 13 percent decline in total sales from a year ago, based on the Crystal Lake company's fir ...
    May 1, 2015 - 11:53 am
  • Norabella Boutique brings more color to downtown Glen Ellyn

    GLEN ELLYN – Splashes of color and diversely patterned clothes are brightening the space at 482 N. Main St. in downtown Glen Ellyn this spring.
    April 30, 2015 - 6:48 pm
  • Moms, sons can enjoy a night on the town

    Area moms can celebrate Mother’s Day early during the Mom and Son Date Night at Sugar Creek Golf Course.
    April 30, 2015 - 9:52 am
  • Downtown Elmhurst stores talk struggles of doing business

    ELMHURST – On March 27, The Runner’s Soul made an announcement on Facebook leaving loyal customers stunned and heartbroken by the sudden news.
    April 30, 2015 - 7:59 am
  • Chimera's Comics offers comics and treats for Free Comic Book Day

    LA GRANGE – La Grange's Chimera's Comics will be hooking new fans, celebrating current fans and honoring old fans by handing out free issues of their ...
    April 30, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Downtown Wheaton Association honors favorite businesses at annual 'Wheaton's Choice' event

    WHEATON – As more new storefronts spring up around downtown Wheaton, area residents are able to shop, dine and otherwise enjoy a larger and larger sel ...
    April 29, 2015 - 10:16 pm
  • Girls' Night Out to be held in Downers Grove

    DOWNERS GROVE – Downtown Downers Grove will host the annual Girls' Night Out on Thursday, the Downers Grove Downtown Management Corporation announced ...
    April 29, 2015 - 9:31 pm
  • Sammy's Bikes owner opens 2nd shop in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – The owner of a popular bicycle shop in St. Charles has opened another business in the city.
    April 29, 2015 - 9:19 pm
  • Tiffany Lewis Skin Care celebrates 10 years in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – A boutique spa next month will celebrate its 10-year anniversary in downtown St. Charles.
    April 29, 2015 - 9:00 pm
  • Bucky's gas station receives initial approval for Crystal Lake plans

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Plans to tear down a building owned by a local liquor distributor and build a 20-pump gas station and convenience store are moving ahea ...
    April 29, 2015 - 5:48 pm
  • Fresh Thyme to open in Downers Grove

    DOWNERS GROVE – Downers Grove will welcome a new grocer to the village after Fresh Thyme Farmers Market opens Wednesday.
    April 28, 2015 - 10:00 pm
  • Downers Grove man turns love of fossils into business

    DOWNERS GROVE – Downers Grove resident Jim Schane struggled to figure out what he wanted to major in during college.
    April 28, 2015 - 9:40 pm
  • Cigars and Stripes owner says two-way mirror in women's bathroom just a joke

    Ronnie Lottz is a nut. Just ask him. Lottz recently found himself the subject of international scorn ...
    April 29, 2015 - 9:04 am
  • Union Pacific Railroad rejects business proposal at Woodstock Train Depot

    WOODSTOCK – A railroad company that owns the majority of the Woodstock Train Depot has squashed a business proposal for the station, but the investor ...
    April 28, 2015 - 5:26 pm
  • Reader Poll

    Should all workers get paid sick and/or vacation leave?
    Paid sick leave only
    Paid vacation leave only
    Workers should not be entitled to either