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  • Talk resurfaces of permanent control tower at Lewis University Airport in Romeoville

    ROMEOVILLE – Long-discussed plans for a permanent control tower at Lewis University Airport have resurrected – but whether the estimated $6 million pr ...
    June 3, 2015 - 4:34 pm
  • Morkes Chocolates opens in downtown Huntley after move from Algonquin

    HUNTLEY – A chocolate shop that offers various sweets and freshly made donuts each day opened within downtown Huntley to fanfare this week, the owner ...
    June 3, 2015 - 2:22 pm
  • Developers break ground on Birch Path subdivision

    LEMONT – Construction has begun on the new Birch Path housing development, west of Interstate 355 and south of 127th Street in Lemont.
    June 3, 2015 - 12:37 pm
  • Berwyn businesses honored for redevelopment efforts

    BERWYN – A total of six rehabilitated buildings in Berwyn have received Good Neighbor Awards from the Chicago Association of Realtors.
    June 3, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Waubonsee Community College event targets small businesses

    AURORA – A workshop will be Friday at Waubonsee Community College’s Aurora campus that is geared toward promoting the economic growth of small and div ...
    June 2, 2015 - 8:30 pm
  • Vignette Home Decor in Batavia to close its doors

    BATAVIA – After being open since 2009, Vignette Home Decor, at 1952 W. Fabyan Parkway, Batavia, is set to close on Aug. 2.
    June 2, 2015 - 8:25 pm
  • ShawMediaDigital.com: Digital Marketing Solutions for local business

    Your customers are online, researching your product or service. Can they find your business in a Google search? Can they read your website on a mobile ...
    June 2, 2015 - 2:53 pm
  • New brews on tap for Lemont Beerfest June 6

    LEMONT – Lemont Beerfest will return to Talcott Square in downtown Lemont from 4 to 11 p.m. June 6.B ...
    June 2, 2015 - 2:16 pm
  • Darien boutique to hold annual Enchanted Farmers Market

    DARIEN – Downers Grove resident Erika Zimmerman is preparing to host her fourth annual Enchanted Farmers Market on June 7 outside her boutique The Cot ...
    May 2, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • McHenry Just for Fun Roller Rink set to shutter unless repairs made, funds raised

    McHENRY – The fundraising webpage dedicated to saving Just for Fun Roller Rink is filled with memories and tributes from a few of the McHenry children ...
    June 1, 2015 - 4:39 pm
  • Crystal Lake Chamber of Commerce recognizes businesses during 75th annual dinner

    CRYSTAL LAKE – The Crystal Lake Chamber of Commerce recently recognized numerous businesses with awards during its 75th annual dinner event.
    June 1, 2015 - 3:30 pm
  • Bottle & Bottega to celebrate Pet Appreciation Week with 'Paint Your Pet' event

    GLEN ELLYN – Bottle & Bottega will celebrate Pet Appreciation Week with a "Paint Your Pet" event from noon to 3 p.m. June 7 at its location at 498 Cre ...
    May 30, 2015 - 4:23 pm
  • Whole Foods brings healthy grocery shopping to Elmhurst

    ELMHURST – After nearly a year and a half of construction, Elmhurst Mayor Steve Morley joined the Whole Foods Market team to celebrate the grocery sto ...
    May 29, 2015 - 2:40 pm
  • Proposals change for Elmhurst's Addison Avenue sites

    ELMHURST – The city of Elmhurst now has only one developer interested in its downtown properties at 138 and 142 N. Addison Ave.
    May 29, 2015 - 2:27 pm
  • Geneva Chamber holds After Hours event

    Debbie Draus (left) of Fagans Inc. talks with Claudia Eichelberger, of Pleasing to Your Palate during a Geneva Chamber of Commerce Business After Hour ...
    May 28, 2015 - 9:59 pm
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