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  • Packey Webb Ford to host BBQ for the Troops

    DOWNERS GROVE – Packey Webb Ford is partnering with the USO of Illinois to host a BBQ for the Troops event July 18, the dealership announced in a news ...
    July 3, 2015 - 2:57 pm
  • Citadel celebrates 30 years in Westmont

    WESTMONT – Citadel Information Management celebrates 30 years in business June 20 at its location at 827 Blackhawk Drive.
    July 3, 2015 - 2:38 pm
  • Will, Grundy farmers gauge flood and tornado damage

    PEOTONE – June’s record heavy rains were so relentless in Will County that a gaggle of geese have found a temporary new home in the middle of Peotone ...
    July 2, 2015 - 11:10 pm
  • Whirlpool bringing distribution center to Joliet

    JOLIET – Appliance maker Whirlpool Corp. plans to open a distribution facility in Joliet.JLL, a Chic ...
    July 2, 2015 - 10:38 pm
  • Zeigler Auto Group to open second dealership in Downers Grove

    DOWNERS GROVE – Zeigler Auto Group has announced plans for a second dealership in the village, the Downers Grove Economic Development Corp. announced ...
    July 2, 2015 - 8:49 pm
  • Elmhurst's Hahn Street redevelopment project begins

    ELMHURST – Construction of the Hahn Street redevelopment project began at the end of June.The proper ...
    July 2, 2015 - 7:25 pm
  • Woodstock's Kolze's Corner Gardens selected for $10,000 grant for greenhouse curtain

    WOODSTOCK – After installing a greenhouse curtain, Bob Kolze said the electric bill at Kolze's Corner Gardens dropped from $750 to $525 a month and in ...
    July 2, 2015 - 5:00 pm
  • Batavia Farmers' Market celebrating 20 years

    BATAVIA – Jim and Teri Pohorsky of Batavia were toting bags full of vegetables they recently bought at the Batavia Farmers’ Market.
    July 1, 2015 - 10:04 pm
  • Two new businesses open in Huntley this week

    HUNTLEY – Huntley residents this week will see a couple new businesses, including a gag gift store and a familiar eye care practice.
    June 30, 2015 - 4:52 pm
  • Woodstock Chamber of Commerce looks to grow committees

    WOODSTOCK – The Woodstock Chamber of Commerce and Industry is looking to grow a few of its committees.
    June 30, 2015 - 2:47 pm
  • New restaurant coming to old Lombard Hotel

    LOMBARD – Longtime Lombard residents Steve and Dana Moreau can’t wait to open their new restaurant, Babcock’s of Lombard, on the first floor of the hi ...
    June 30, 2015 - 10:21 pm
  • Lombard Culver’s to support Special Olympics with fundraiser

    LOMBARD – Culver’s in Lombard is partnering with Special Olympics Illinois to host the inaugural ButterBurgers & Badges fundraiser from 5 to 9 p.m. Ju ...
    June 29, 2015 - 2:30 pm
  • Culver's in McHenry, Island Lake doing Special Olympics Illinois fundraiser

    Culver's in McHenry and Island Lake are among the 45 Chicago-area locations participating Tuesday in a new fundraiser that benefits Special Olympics I ...
    June 29, 2015 - 1:29 pm
  • Optometry group celebrates 65 years in Westmont

    WESTMONT – Drs. Luckhardt & Maze Ltd. celebrates 65 years in business June 15 with a ribbon-cutting ceremony.
    June 28, 2015 - 12:00 pm
  • Resources available for Kane County residents looking for work

    It was hard for Jayne Holley to hear the same four words over and over in her networking groups – “Are you still looking?”
    June 26, 2015 - 11:46 pm
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