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  • Lemont Hair Cuttery donating haircuts to children in need

    LEMONT – Children who get a back-to-school haircut at Hair Cuttery from Aug. 1 to 15 can help other children in the community get a free haircut.
    July 1, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Lake in the Hills economic development efforts to target auto dealerships

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – The village’s new economic development coordinator has his sights set on new business, namely new automotive industry business, pe ...
    July 31, 2015 - 11:50 pm
  • Comcast to hire 200 customer service employees at Elmhurst branch

    ELMHURST – In an effort to improve customer service, Comcast is hiring about 200 employees at the company's Elmhurst branch to serve customers in the ...
    July 31, 2015 - 5:18 pm
  • Ken-Loch development to have access to Lombard water

    LOMBARD – Lombard officials recently approved an agreement that would give a planned development in an unincorporated area near the village access to ...
    July 31, 2015 - 3:55 pm
  • Auto shop students get their own day at Joliet track

    JOLIET – More than 900 auto shop students get free tickets Saturday to Route 66 Raceway for an appreciation day designed to encourage careers in the a ...
    July 30, 2015 - 10:13 pm
  • Moody’s upgrades Plainfield’s general obligation bond rating

    PLAINFIELD – Moody’s Investor Services on Wednesday upgraded the village of Plainfield’s general obligation bond rating from Aa2 to Aa1.
    July 30, 2015 - 10:11 pm
  • New North Aurora restaurant opens its doors

    NORTH AURORA – A new restaurant that serves Chinese and Vietnamese cuisine recently opened at 321 S. Lincolnway, North Aurora.
    July 30, 2015 - 8:42 pm
  • Dunham Woods Farm moves horse riding business to Plato Township

    PLATO TOWNSHIP – After 40 years of teaching young riders and training young horses, Dunham Woods Farm Inc. recently moved from its previous location i ...
    July 30, 2015 - 7:02 pm
  • Gourmet wine and cheese shop to open in Glen Ellyn

    GLEN ELLYN – Wine and cheese lovers will soon be able to come together at a shop opening in downtown Glen Ellyn.
    July 30, 2015 - 12:30 pm
  • Anderson's Bookshop will hold grand opening of La Grange location Saturday

    LA GRANGE – Staff at Anderson’s Bookshop’s new La Grange location, 26 S. La Grange Road, are working this week to get ready for the book store’s ribbo ...
    July 30, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Shoppers show love for Blue Goose Market

    ST. CHARLES – A call this summer to relaunch a yard sign campaign resulted in 155 Facebook likes, 508 shares and plenty of love for a longtime St. Cha ...
    July 29, 2015 - 7:57 pm
  • Village approves addition to La Dolce Vita

    LEMONT – La Dolce Vita, 107 Stephen St., will construct an addition on back of the restaurant that should improve wait times for food.
    July 29, 2015 - 4:54 pm
  • Starbucks requests to serve alcoholic beverages in Algonquin

    ALGONQUIN – Thirsty customers at a particular Algonquin Starbucks might at some point be able to choose from a selection of not only coffee and tea, b ...
    July 29, 2015 - 4:33 pm
  • Shoe retailer DSW plans to open in McHenry store

    McHENRY – DSW, a prominent shoe retailer that offers numerous brand names, plans to open a store in McHenry on Sept. 3.
    July 29, 2015 - 4:11 pm
  • NutriFit program challenges Addison employees to take charge of health

    ADDISON – The results are in and Cathy Leman, owner of Glen Ellyn-based NutriFit, couldn’t be prouder of the employees at Domtar in Addison.
    July 29, 2015 - 1:00 pm
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