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  • Downers Grove company to teach computer science to tweens

    DOWNERS GROVE – Downers Grove residents Chris Davis and Marissa Schultz have started a tutoring company to provide middle school students more opportu ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 11:00 am
  • Committing This “Sin” With an IRA Can Be Okay

    Your professional advisor may have told you that naming your Trust as a beneficiary of your IRA, 401k or other retirement account is a cardinal sin. A ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 7:07 am
  • Steel caskets an affordable, elegant burial option

    Caskets manufactured from steel are available in a variety of finishes, grades and styles. Just like wood caskets can be made from oak, poplar or othe ...
    Feb. 4, 2016 - 7:00 am
  • Cary manufacturer Duraflex expands with new building

    CARY – A growing manufacturer in Cary is renovating a newly purchased 10,000-square-foot warehouse and office in the village, as it eyes adding anothe ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 8:20 pm
  • CVS Pharmacy opens in McHenry

    McHENRY – A new CVS Pharmacy in McHenry formally will introduce itself to the community on Saturday, promising to deliver an array of health services ...
    Feb. 3, 2016 - 3:38 pm
  • Plum Tree National Country Club in Harvard gets liquor license approved

    HARVARD – Serving alcohol at sporting events, concerts and weddings now will be possible at the Harvard-area Plum Tree National Country Club.
    Feb. 2, 2016 - 5:18 pm
  • Berwyn resident competes in 'Bar Rescue' host's entrepreneur contest

    BERWYN – A Berwyn resident with dreams of opening a fantasy/sci-fi bar needs community support to help make that happen.
    Jan. 31, 2016 - 6:49 pm
  • Chocolate shop proposed for downtown Glen Ellyn

    GLEN ELLYN – Elizabeth Mager plans to bring some sweetness to downtown Glen Ellyn.Mager wants to ope ...
    Jan. 29, 2016 - 3:01 pm
  • Alliance of Downtown Glen Ellyn to host Indoor Sidewalk Sale

    GLEN ELLYN – Several businesses will participate in the Alliance of Downtown Glen Ellyn's Indoor Sidewalk Sale from 10 a.m. Jan. 29 to 4 p.m Jan. 30 a ...
    Jan. 29, 2016 - 6:14 pm
  • Berwyn-based Buona celebrates 35 years in business

    BERWYN – Owning and operating an independent family restaurant company for 35 years is no small feat, and Joe Buonavolanto Jr. couldn’t be prouder of ...
    Jan. 28, 2016 - 9:55 pm
  • Keeping Your Pet's Teeth Healthy

    Dental cleanings under anesthesia are essential to diagnose and treat dental disease in pets. But after the teeth are cleaned and any problems treated ...
    Feb. 1, 2016 - 7:58 am
  • Downtown Wheaton Association launches new app

    WHEATON – The Downtown Wheaton Association has launched a new mobile app aimed at helping people find out more about businesses and events in the down ...
    Jan. 27, 2016 - 5:08 pm
  • Toms-Price Home Furnishings in Wheaton sponsors final season of 'Downton Abbey'

    WHEATON – Toms-Price Home Furnishings is one of the sponsors of the hotly anticipated final season of hit TV show "Downton Abbey," according to a news ...
    Jan. 27, 2016 - 2:55 pm
  • Tax Time - Having Health Insurance is Mandatory

    As you begin to make a plan for gathering the information you need to file your taxes, it is important to remember that information about your health ...
    Jan. 27, 2016 - 9:03 am
  • Wheaton Mayor Mike Gresk paints rosy picture for city but warns of state during address

    WHEATON – Wheaton Mayor Mike Gresk remains positive about 2016 despite the shadow of potential cutbacks coming from the state legislature.
    Jan. 27, 2016 - 10:00 pm
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