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  • WGN's 'Chicago's Best' to feature Nicksons Eatery of La Grange

    LA GRANGE – You’ll find grilled cheese sandwiches on the menu at just about every family restaurant in the area, but you won’t find a brisket grilled ...
    April 5, 2016 - 8:39 pm
  • The fear-free veterinary practice

    Humans aren’t the only species often stressed by a trip to the doctor. Pets feel the same fear fo ...
    April 5, 2016 - 10:22 am
  • Former Motorola campus in Harvard to be auctioned off online

    HARVARD – Local officials simply want any owner of the 1.52 million-square-foot former Motorola campus committed to bringing jobs to Harvard, expressi ...
    April 4, 2016 - 5:57 pm
  • ShopFresh grocery store taking over Wisted's Supermarket in Woodstock

    WOODSTOCK – A new grocery store is coming to Woodstock in the former Piggly Wiggly-owned Wisted’s Supermarket, which had been closed for less than two ...
    April 4, 2016 - 5:33 pm
  • Westmont's Saffron Indian cuisine satisfies novice and experts alike

    WESTMONT – In a quiet unassuming strip mall sits a delightful, family-run Indian restaurant named Saffron. While the spice derived from the fall-bloom ...
    April 4, 2016 - 10:13 pm
  • Berwyn Culver's wins Commitment to Excellence award

    BERWYN – Culver’s, 6943 Roosevelt Road in Berwyn, is the recipient of a Commitment to Excellence award from the restaurant chain.
    April 4, 2016 - 3:18 pm
  • Facts about pet obesity

    Pet parents often believe that by overfeeding or feeding table scraps and other “people” treats, they are showing their love for their beloved housema ...
    April 4, 2016 - 12:36 pm
  • Autre Monde Café to use Berwyn Development Corporation loan for renovation

    BERWYN – Autre Monde Café and Spirits in Berwyn is getting a fresh look with the help of a $45,000 loan from the Berwyn Development Corporation that w ...
    April 4, 2016 - 10:09 pm
  • RB Boutique makes prom dreams come true

    RIVERSIDE – It was a second successful year for the RB Boutique organized by the Riverside Brookfield High School PTO to make prom attire and dressy a ...
    March 29, 2016 - 6:00 pm
  • Walmart hiring 160 for new Carpentersville store

    CARPENTERSVILLE – Walmart recently opened a temporary hiring center to fill 160 full- and part-time positions for its new store in Carpentersville, ac ...
    March 29, 2016 - 5:52 pm
  • New Japanese restaurant to offer hibachi, sushi near Algonquin Commons

    ALGONQUIN – On Wednesday, a couple originally from Japan delivers their "crown jewel," opening their third Japanese restaurant in the past 12 years ne ...
    March 29, 2016 - 5:43 pm
  • Village of Downers Grove lays out strategies to increase sales tax base

    DOWNERS GROVE – The village of Downers Grove recently acknowledged it may need to take a more proactive role in attracting and encouraging retail deve ...
    March 29, 2016 - 7:49 pm
  • Norabella Boutique celebrates first anniversary in downtown Glen Ellyn

    GLEN ELLYN – Sharon Dotson is happy that after a year in business, more and more people are seeking out her Norabella Boutique for unique fashions and ...
    March 29, 2016 - 7:51 pm
  • CHISHACK brings regional favorites to Willowbrook dining scene

    WILLOWBROOK – CHISHACK has opened as a fast-casual restaurant in Willowbrook inspired by Chicago food favorites, architecture and culture.
    March 29, 2016 - 10:00 am
  • Pheasant Run's plans spark opposition from DuPage Airport Authority

    ST. CHARLES – Mark Koenen remembers the moment he first learned of Pheasant Run Resort.ST. CHARLES – Mark Koenen remembers the moment he first learned ...
    March 28, 2016 - 10:05 pm
  • Reader Poll

    How do you like to spend Mother's Day?
    Doing whatever Mom wants to do.
    I'm the mom, and I just want to see/hear from family
    Mom's no longer with us, but it's a day to remember her
    I don't mark Mother's Day