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  • Frankfort man launches real estate company benefitting fellow veterans

    FRANKFORT – Frankfort resident Kirby Atwell has announced the launch of his new company, Green Vet Homes LLC.
    Aug. 13, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Joliet Chamber announces ATHENA award recipient for 2016

    JOLIET – Diane Habiger is the 2016 recipient of the Joliet Region Chamber of Commerce & Industry and The Council for Working Women’s annual ATHENA Awa ...
    Aug. 13, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Downers Grove approves $5 million tax rebate for Packey Webb Ford relocation

    DOWNERS GROVE – A decades-vacant lot on Ogden Avenue appears to be the new home of a local Ford dealership with a $5 million sweetener from the Downer ...
    Aug. 11, 2016 - 10:46 pm
  • Elmhurst-based independent film distributor wants to bring back VHS

    ELMHURST – Elmhurst residents Ryan Ohm and Jeremy Marsan wanted to create a platform where independent filmmakers could release their work, so they tu ...
    Aug. 11, 2016 - 10:54 pm
  • Allergies in pets

    Allergy season is in full swing once again, and while people everywhere are sniffling, sneezing and rubbing their eyes, they are not the only ones suf ...
    Aug. 11, 2016 - 7:27 am
  • Embalming: The memory begins at the beginning

    Whenever a funeral service is planned that involves a viewing, it is important that the person being viewed appear in such a way that preserves a lovi ...
    Aug. 11, 2016 - 7:07 am
  • Wine Walk to showcase downtown Wheaton

    WHEATON – Those who participate in the Wheaton Wine Walk on Aug. 11 will be able to sample wine as they discover what downtown Wheaton has to offer.
    Aug. 11, 2016 - 7:40 am
  • Blaze Pizza opens in Berwyn

    BERWYN – Blaze Pizza celebrated its grand opening in Berwyn with a ribbon cutting Aug. 10.The openin ...
    Aug. 11, 2016 - 7:39 am
  • Glen Ellyn chamber names new executive director

    GLEN ELLYN – Dawn Smith has accepted the position of the Glen Ellyn Chamber of Commerce's new executive director, replacing Mike Formento, who recentl ...
    Aug. 9, 2016 - 5:19 pm
  • Equipment rental business moves headquarters to Elmhurst

    ELMHURST – After 18 years in business, equipment rental company Lizzy Lift has moved its headquarters to Elmhurst.
    Aug. 9, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • Elmhurst BMW begins fundraiser for special rec association

    ELMHURST – Elmhurst BMW is trying to raise $10,000 in the month of August for the Western DuPage Special Recreation Association.
    Aug. 8, 2016 - 3:30 pm
  • Berwyn woman launches interior design business

    BERWYN – While many other 20-year-olds are immersed in college, Berwyn resident Rachel Mautner is getting ready to launch her own business, Luma Inter ...
    Aug. 9, 2016 - 6:49 am
  • Lineup announced for September's Woodstock International Film Festival

    WOODSTOCK – Classic Cinemas’ Woodstock Theatre has announced its lineup for the 14th Annual Woodstock International Film Festival to be held next mont ...
    Aug. 8, 2016 - 12:44 pm
  • Most house fires start in the kitchen

    Eleven-year-old Ethan Peterson was playing an online video game at a relative’s home in Bakersfield. When a remote player asked about background noise ...
    Aug. 8, 2016 - 7:22 am
  • Business Organization workshop to be hosted by USF Business Incubator

    JOLIET – The University of St. Francis College of Business and Health Administration Business Incubator, in partnership with the Fox Valley chapter of ...
    Aug. 6, 2016 - 5:30 am
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