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  • Republic Bank celebrating 50 years

    WEST CHICAGO – Republic Bank of Chicago is celebrating its 50th year in business, the bank announced in a news release.
    Dec. 1, 2014 - 4:32 pm
  • 2 new businesses make holiday shopping easier

    HINSDALE – As family and friends begin to gather for holiday get-togethers and festivities, ideas for what to bring to the party may begin to dwindle.
    Dec. 1, 2014 - 3:29 pm
  • Lombard police to escort kids on shopping trip

    LOMBARD – A convoy of a dozen Lombard police squads will be heading to the Yorktown Target on Saturday for its annual Shop with a Cop program.
    Dec. 1, 2014 - 1:32 pm
  • Lombard to consider medical marijuana dispensary after new year

    LOMBARD – Lombard Village Board discussion on a request for a conditional-use permit for a medical marijuana dispensary will be continued to the new y ...
    Dec. 2, 2014 - 9:29 am
  • IC football team helps Elmhurst business move to new location

    ELMHURST – Chef Marco Conte at Café Amano has been feeding IC Catholic Prep football players before their Saturday home games this season, so when the ...
    Dec. 1, 2014 - 1:01 pm
  • La Grange Park's Chris Ellis gets room makeover

    LA GRANGE PARK – For a 5-year-old La Grange Park boy, the holiday season started early this year.The ...
    Dec. 1, 2014 - 12:04 pm
  • Chet's in Joliet celebrates 60 years

    JOLIET – Chet Rutkowski “got some static” for where he chose to open his barber shop.“Jefferson Stre ...
    Nov. 29, 2014 - 11:07 pm
  • New Geneva store features fair trade imports

    GENEVA – The walls of Windsong Trading are covered with posters from around the world, to illustrate the company’s expansive import business and also ...
    Nov. 28, 2014 - 9:10 pm
  • Get Fast Inc. holds ribbon-cutting ceremony

    St. Charles Chamber of Commerce and city of St. Charles officials join in cutting the ribbon to Get Fast Inc., 1900 East Tyler St, Suite 300, St. Char ...
    Nov. 28, 2014 - 9:09 pm
  • Chef bakes gourmet treats for dogs at new Geneva business

    GENEVA – For more than 20 years, James Roth was a chef who cooked for people, but now one could say his work is all going to the dogs – literally.
    Nov. 28, 2014 - 7:52 pm
  • Bensenville golf dome kicks off season under new leadership

    BENSENVILLE – With snow on the ground, winter is hardly the time of year for area golfers to play a round while they enjoy the lovely weather.
    Nov. 28, 2014 - 3:36 pm
  • Area businesses prepare for Small Business Saturday

    HINSDALE – With Small Business Saturday just around the corner, a few local businesses announced their plans to bring community members and residents ...
    Dec. 1, 2014 - 3:28 pm
  • Small Business Saturday: McHenry County businesses hope to attract holiday shoppers

    For local business owner Carol Chrisman, the Saturday after Thanksgiving is her time to thrive."It's ...
    Nov. 28, 2014 - 3:12 pm
  • Countryside business to host wine tasting event

    COUNTRYSIDE – Kicking of the holiday season, one Countryside business is inviting residents and nearby community members for a holiday wine tasting ev ...
    Nov. 28, 2014 - 2:38 pm
  • Elmhurst encourages residents to shop local on Small Business Saturday

    ELMHURST – For those who dislike the chaos of Black Friday shopping or simply prefer the unique feel of shopping locally, Small Business Saturday enco ...
    Nov. 28, 2014 - 2:55 pm
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