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  • McHenry County drone users waiting on government rules for commercial use

    Excited by the rapidly developing technology, Robert McClurg bought his first drone two years ago to experiment with operating the small unmanned airc ...
    March 27, 2015 - 4:59 pm
  • Business moves to new Villa Park location

    VILLA PARK – Because of SRT Outdoors’ success in Villa Park, the hunting and fishing retailer recently moved to a larger location in town.
    March 27, 2015 - 4:29 pm
  • Lombard looks at ways to redevelop old DuPage Theatre site

    LOMBARD – New apartments might be the best bet for the redevelopment of the old DuPage Theatre property in downtown Lombard, according to the initial ...
    March 27, 2015 - 4:23 pm
  • Home improvement businesses open in CL

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Two new home improvement businesses are set to open in Crystal Lake. Home Heart Designs, 407 E. Terra Cotta Ave., and Crawford Supply G ...
    March 27, 2015 - 10:16 am
  • How to improve your business SEO and reach customers with sponsored content

    Sponsored Content is a form of marketing that offers a business the opportunity to reach a targeted audience in a new way. While sponsored content c ...
    March 26, 2015 - 1:06 pm
  • Wheaton Grand Theater restoration underway, organizers awaiting final project price tag

    WHEATON – For years, the Wheaton Grand Theater has been a symbol of the history the city loves to embrace, the perception that Wheaton's is a downtown ...
    March 25, 2015 - 10:05 pm
  • Mayor, state rep visit Addison training facility

    ADDISON – Addison Mayor Rich Veenstra and state Rep. Deb Conroy, D-Villa Park, recently toured the Symbol Training Institute in Addison.
    March 25, 2015 - 12:24 pm
  • St. Charles unveils branding logo

    ST. CHARLES – St. Charles residents Tuesday afternoon had their first look at the logo for the city’s latest branding effort.
    March 24, 2015 - 10:25 pm
  • LightWorks Energy comes to St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – A business offering therapy for stress reduction and relaxation has made its way to St. Charles.
    March 23, 2015 - 7:45 pm
  • Paddleboarding business at Three Oaks to expand, offer sailboarding

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Paddleboarding at Three Oaks Recreation Area will move to a larger, more scenic spot, the Crystal Lake City Council decided this week.
    March 22, 2015 - 11:48 pm
  • How to make East Side a better place

    JOLIET – The East Side of Joliet has both potential and problems.A recent candidates’ forum at the U ...
    March 22, 2015 - 10:57 pm
  • Alexander Lumber honored by Crystal Lake Chamber

    WOODSTOCK – Alexander Lumber Company, 4001 S. Country Club Road, Woodstock, was recognized for 45 years of continuous membership in the Crystal Lake C ...
    March 21, 2015 - 7:08 pm
  • Two comic book shops come to Crystal Lake

    CRYSTAL LAKE – When Deneen Perron’s son worked at her used bookstore in downtown Crystal Lake, he would joke that when she died, he would turn it into ...
    March 21, 2015 - 7:05 pm
  • Local Business Briefs

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    March 21, 2015 - 1:00 am
  • McHenry County baby boomer entrepreneurs describe experiences starting off

    In November 2013, 51-year-old Mike Ammer, of Huntley, found himself feeling burned out in an industry he'd been part of for 32 years.
    March 20, 2015 - 5:41 pm
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