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  • Bates: Pricing tips for local innovators developing new products

    Developing a new product that will change the world? Congratulations, you innovator, you!Those who h ...
    NEW: May 2, 2016 - 12:41 am
  • WINGs hosts luncheon on getting organized

    McHENRY – The McHenry Area Chamber of Commerce invites women to attend the WINGs (Women’s Interactive Network Group) luncheon on “Clutter is Part of L ...
    NEW: May 2, 2016 - 12:39 am
  • Tee 2 Green in Huntley may alter plan for outdoor space

    HUNTLEY – The owner of Tee 2 Green Indoor Golf said he will work with the village to plan an outdoor entertainment area within Huntley’s boundaries af ...
    NEW: May 2, 2016 - 12:14 am
  • RoomPlace employee charged with arson in fire that leveled Woodridge warehouse

    WOODRIDGE – An employee has been charged with setting the fire that destroyed the RoomPlace furniture warehouse in Woodridge on April 21.
    April 29, 2016 - 10:27 pm
  • West Suburban Chamber of Commerce's first female president leaves behind legacy of activism

    LA GRANGE – Since Helen Sauer Brown's death in late March, her oldest daughter said she's received numerous notes from friends all stating the same th ...
    April 29, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • Warren's Ale Fest marks first independent beer fest in Wheaton

    WHEATON – The city of Wheaton will be getting another chance to try out an array of craft beers this year, as Warren's Ale House will host a brand new ...
    April 29, 2016 - 12:18 pm
  • American Legion members question higher Lake in the Hills video gaming fees

    LAKE IN THE HILLS — Members of the Lake in the Hills American Legion Post 1231 questioned the village's new video gaming rules at Tuesday's Committee ...
    April 27, 2016 - 2:51 pm
  • Elmhurst prepares for 20th Annual Art in the Park

    ELMHURST –  Spring is in full swing, and that means Elmhurst is getting ready for the 20th installment of Art in the Park.
    April 30, 2016 - 9:49 am
  • McHenry's Big R to host grand opening event Friday through Sunday

    McHENRY – The new regional retailer of farm equipment and sporting goods that opened in McHenry in the fall is hosting an upcoming grand opening event ...
    April 26, 2016 - 4:48 pm
  • Maule: Crystal Lake Chamber teams with School District 155 on intern program

    The Crystal Lake Chamber of Commerce is participating in the launch of an exciting new community partnership with District 155 that brings student int ...
    April 26, 2016 - 12:08 pm
  • Former Motorola campus in Harvard sold for $9.3M in online auction

    HARVARD – The 1.52 million-square-foot former Motorola campus is under contract to a Chinese company that bid $9.3 million for the expansive property, ...
    April 26, 2016 - 3:28 pm
  • Unique memories deserve a unique remembrance

    Keeping a deceased loved one alive in heart and mind is precious. Memories of private talks, special moments together, hardships overcome and blessing ...
    April 26, 2016 - 7:42 am
  • Fabrik Industries expanding in McHenry, buying second facility

    McHENRY – Fabrik Industries will expand its operations in the city of McHenry with the purchase of a second facility at Miller Parkway, the McHenry Co ...
    April 25, 2016 - 5:10 pm
  • Downtown Downers Grove hosting spring fashion show, luncheon April 28

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Downtown Downers Grove Management Corporation is changing the format of its spring women’s event by adding a luncheon and fashion ...
    April 25, 2016 - 10:31 am
  • Countryside car dealership employees help nab hit-and-run suspects

    COUNTRYSIDE – Three employees of Autobarn Volkswagen of Countryside became the talk of the dealership when they assisted in detaining two suspects in ...
    April 24, 2016 - 6:15 pm
  • Reader Poll

    How do you like to spend Mother's Day?
    Doing whatever Mom wants to do.
    I'm the mom, and I just want to see/hear from family
    Mom's no longer with us, but it's a day to remember her
    I don't mark Mother's Day