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  • Elmhurst committee recommends approval of Hahn Street redevelopment

    ELMHURST – Elmhurst’s Development, Planning and Zoning Committee will recommend the City Council approve a developer’s zoning requests for a Hahn Stre ...
    Dec. 1, 2014 - 10:44 am
  • McHenry County shoppers out for Black Friday deals after Thanksgiving rush

    CRYSTAL LAKE — Neatly written on a loose-leaf sheet of paper were names, items to buy, prices, plus a budget for each of the 15 people Stephanie Vich ...
    Nov. 28, 2014 - 1:54 pm
  • Quigley: Minimum wage is midterm winner

    Before you get too euphoric or too depressed over the 2014 midterm general election results, keep in mind the voting on Nov. 4 nationally mirrored the ...
    Nov. 28, 2014 - 1:37 pm
  • Lombard businesses hope for local support on Small Business Saturday

    LOMBARD – After the hustle and bustle of Black Friday ends, Lombard Town Centre hopes shoppers will ease their chain store-induced headaches by suppor ...
    Nov. 28, 2014 - 1:29 pm
  • Business community encourages Carol Stream residents to shop local during holiday season

    CAROL STREAM – With Thanksgiving over, the holiday shopping season is well underway, offering opporunities for Carol Stream residents to get gifts for ...
    Nov. 28, 2014 - 9:15 am
  • Shoppers line up to get Black Friday deals

    JOLIET – Shoppers lined up at stores in and out of the Louis Joliet Mall waiting to get good deals as Thanksgiving was ending. 
    Nov. 27, 2014 - 9:39 pm
  • Berwyn all in for Small Business Saturday

    BERWYN – Berwyn’s small business community is reaching out to its customers with offers of added savings on Small Business Saturday this weekend.
    Nov. 27, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • New sports gastropub set to open early next year in Batavia

    BATAVIA – A sports gastropub soon will take over the space formerly occupied by El Casanova Mexican restaurant at 1890 Mill St. in Batavia.
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 8:11 pm
  • Wheaton retailers remind residents to shop local for Small Business Saturday

    WHEATON – Local boutiques, cafes, restaurants and other businesses nationwide are hoping to kick off the biggest shopping season of the year successfu ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 3:13 pm
  • West Chicago area welcomes back Small Business Saturday

    WEST CHICAGO – Local businesses are celebrating the return of the holiday shopping season, and with it, Small Business Saturday.
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 3:08 pm
  • Small Business Saturday to return to Glen Ellyn

    GLEN ELLYN – The holiday season has begun, and that means the return of local shopping promotions such as Small Business Saturday.
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 3:09 pm
  • Elmhurst woman sues Wal-Mart after allegedly being injured at Villa Park store

    An Elmhurst woman is suing Wal-Mart after she claims a line of carts knocked her unconscious in the parking lot of its Villa Park location.
    Nov. 29, 2014 - 7:07 am
  • Our view: Shop Lombard on Small Business Saturday

    We often pass up our local merchants in lieu of national chain stores. Maybe it’s the lure of lower prices.
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 8:29 am
  • Local businesses ask shoppers to remember them this holiday season

    The Wal-Marts, Best Buys and other “big box” retailers have a field day during the wee hours after Thanksgiving.
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 11:38 pm
  • Our view: Shop Elmhurst on Small Business Saturday

    We often pass up our local merchants in lieu of national chain stores. Maybe it’s the lure of lower prices.
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 3:53 pm
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