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  • La Grange looks to attract millennials

    LA GRANGE – The La Grange Business Association and village of La Grange are working to attract millennials to the village, according to a news release ...
    July 12, 2016 - 4:16 pm
  • Liquor license fees can determine what businesses enter community, McHenry County officials, businesses say

    It can cost up to $7,500 for a business to apply for a liquor license in Marengo. In Huntley, there ...
    July 11, 2016 - 11:43 pm
  • Heartland Bank hires Wilkinson as mortgage banker to serve local markets

    SHOREWOOD – Heartland Bank and Trust Company announced recently the addition of Heather Wilkinson as mortgage banker to serve local customers.
    July 9, 2016 - 12:10 am
  • Frankfort KinderCare awarded prestigious national accreditation

    FRANKFORT – KinderCare Learning Center in Frankfort has been awarded accreditation by the National Accreditation Commission for Early Care and Educati ...
    July 9, 2016 - 12:08 am
  • Rockler Woodworking and Hardware coming to Bolingbrook

    BOLINGBROOK – Rockler Woodworking and Hardware, a supplier of woodworking and specialty DIY products, is opening an 8,000-square-foot retail store in ...
    July 9, 2016 - 12:08 am
  • Family restaurant Retro Bistro comes to Crystal Lake

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Continuing the family legacy, owners Lorraine and Chris Barth have brought their second Retro Bistro location to Crystal Lake.
    July 8, 2016 - 12:50 am
  • Glenbard District 87 board approves incentive agreement for Mariano's development

    Glenbard Township High School District 87 Board of Education members recently approved a 10-year incentive agreement that will help bring a Mariano's ...
    July 8, 2016 - 7:05 am
  • DuPage Art League forced to move to temporary Wheaton location

    WHEATON – The DuPage Art League is moving its art classes temporarily while it addresses significant structural issues in its building.
    July 8, 2016 - 7:06 am
  • Downers Grove Area FISH Food Pantry contemplating move, may leave Downers Grove

    DOWNERS GROVE – A longtime local food pantry is asking the community to help it find a new, more accommodating home – one it hopes continues to be in ...
    July 8, 2016 - 7:02 am
  • Downers Grove natives find success with Chicago Combs

    DOWNERS GROVE – A pair of locals have found success by helping people keep their hair coiffed with products made in the U.S.
    July 11, 2016 - 12:49 am
  • Plainfield Park District recognized for excellence in financial reporting for 10th year in a row

    PLAINFIELD – The Plainfield Park District has received a Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting from the Government Finance ...
    July 2, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • West Liberty Foods achieves landfill-free milestone at Bolingbrook operations

    BOLINGBROOK – West Liberty Foods LLC, an Iowa-based private label manufacturer and foodservice supplier, announced recently all of its facilities are ...
    July 2, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • An inside look at Centegra Hospital in Huntley, opening Aug. 9

    HUNTLEY – Centegra Hospital – Huntley, which opens Aug. 9, will boast a state-of-the-art design to give its patients the best experience possible, hos ...
    July 2, 2016 - 12:05 am
  • Woodridge Business Walk helps support businesses

    WOODRIDGE – Woodridge Mayor Gina Cunningham and village staff recently took part in the first Woodridge Business Walk.
    July 1, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • Berwyn readies for return of Fourth of July fireworks

    BERWYN – An Independence Day fireworks show is a very patriotic celebration and brings the community together, says Tom Benson, owner of the World’s L ...
    July 5, 2016 - 1:56 pm
  • Reader Poll

    What do you like best about the autumn season?
    Cooler temperatures
    Leaves changing
    Fall fashion
    Pumpkin-flavored drinks/food