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  • Crystal Lake City Council to consider 2 annexations

    CRYSTAL LAKE – About 5 acres off Huntley Road and another 5 acres off Sands Road might be annexed into the city of Crystal Lake.
    Dec. 7, 2014 - 9:21 pm
  • Former Twice Told Tales owner aims to open Crystal Lake comic book store

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A comic book store is looking to open at Coventry Plaza.My Happy Place Comics receive ...
    Dec. 6, 2014 - 11:35 pm
  • ‘He never took no for an answer’

    BATAVIA – A young Joe Marconi used to say that someday he would own a big house on a hill in Cleveland, Ohio, said his wife, Addie.
    Dec. 5, 2014 - 8:51 pm
  • Countryside's Nonno's Pizza celebrates 10-year anniversary

    COUNTRYSIDE – For most people, December means cold temperatures, fluffy snow and holiday festivities. But, for three business owners, this month also ...
    Dec. 9, 2014 - 1:22 pm
  • Old Wal-Mart store being put to use in Joliet

    JOLIET – For seven long years, the Wal-Mart store at 305 S. Larkin Ave. has sat vacant.That will cha ...
    Dec. 4, 2014 - 10:07 pm
  • Joliet industrial park reaches halfway mark with latest developments

    As Will County's go-to person for economic development, John Greuling may be one of the most qualified to comment on the booming pace of development e ...
    Dec. 4, 2014 - 10:02 pm
  • No layoffs at Royal Fox, Hawk, only change in management companies

    ST. CHARLES – Despite reports that Royal Fox and Royal Hawk country clubs in the St. Charles area have announced permanent layoffs of 134 employees, e ...
    Dec. 4, 2014 - 6:39 pm
  • McHenry County schools, businesses collect supplies for overseas troops

    CRYSTAL LAKE – An empty 53-foot trailer parked in front of Crystal Lake South High School on Thursday morning didn't stay empty for long.
    Dec. 4, 2014 - 12:56 pm
  • Dunkin' Donuts opens in St. Charles location

    St. Charles Chamber of Commerce and city of St. Charles officials join in cutting the ribbon to the Dunkin' Donuts, at 2057 Lincoln Highway in St. Cha ...
    Dec. 3, 2014 - 9:55 pm
  • Chef from Glen Ellyn's fire + wine to open pizza bar in Wheaton

    WHEATON – A chef and co-owner from the popular fire + wine restaurant in Glen Ellyn will bring a new pizza bar concept to fill the space left by Gengh ...
    Dec. 3, 2014 - 7:07 pm
  • Burr Ridge fitness club to help one winner become loser

    BURR RIDGE – In the midst of all the holiday chatter and celebrations, a Burr Ridge fitness club is offering to help a resident get a head start on th ...
    Dec. 3, 2014 - 1:10 pm
  • Countryside shop to offer wine tasting events

    COUNTRYSIDE – Main Street Wine is inviting residents and customers out for two separate wine tasting events in December.
    Dec. 3, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Papa G’s new listing agent seeks buyers

    ELBURN – The shuttered Papa G’s restaurant has a new real estate company on board to try to sell the building and parking lot at 250 S. Main St., Elbu ...
    Dec. 2, 2014 - 5:59 pm
  • New Dollar General store in Marengo to host grand opening Saturday

    MARENGO – The Dollar General in Marengo will host a grand opening event Saturday in celebration of its new location.
    Dec. 2, 2014 - 12:41 pm
  • Elmhurst City Council approves Hahn Street redevelopment

    ELMHURST – The Elmhurst City Council voted 11-2 to approve zoning requests for the six-story multi-use Hahn Street redevelopment project Monday, as re ...
    Dec. 2, 2014 - 9:01 pm
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