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  • Firehouse Subs opening Dec. 28 in Joliet

    JOLIET – Firehouse Subs will have a grand opening on Sunday.The Joliet restaurant at 1522 Route 59 i ...
    Dec. 27, 2014 - 11:28 pm
  • Bulldog Ale House to open in North Aurora

    NORTH AURORA – A new restaurant soon will open in the former Golden Egg Pancake House building at 459 S. Randall Road in North Aurora.
    Dec. 26, 2014 - 9:33 pm
  • Slice of Life: Cab driver relishes his role in helping people get around

    Steve Moline’s attempt to get his passenger down Randall Road on Monday was easier said than done.Th ...
    Dec. 26, 2014 - 9:32 pm
  • Quigley: Who benefits from minimum wage hike?

    Aside from the most obvious answer, who do you think will benefit most from minimum wage increases in the city of Chicago and across the state of Illi ...
    Dec. 26, 2014 - 11:41 am
  • New stores open at former Merra-Lee shops site in Geneva

    GENEVA – Three years after the five Merra-Lee shops closed on Third near State Street in downtown Geneva, three of those spaces are now occupied, incl ...
    Dec. 25, 2014 - 6:43 pm
  • Team surprises Geneva girl with adaptive bike

    ST. CHARLES – A group of kids this week saw the impact they can make with a lemonade stand and water bottles.
    Dec. 24, 2014 - 6:13 pm
  • Lyons, McCook businesses treat seniors to turkey dinner

    The businesses in the neighboring towns of Lyons and McCook partnered to strengthen commerce and give back to their communities during the holiday sea ...
    Dec. 24, 2014 - 1:09 pm
  • St. Charles business offering free toys to families in need

    ST. CHARLES – A downtown St. Charles business has a large collection of new and used toys to give away to families in need for Christmas, its owner sa ...
    Dec. 22, 2014 - 7:32 pm
  • Holiday rush

    Neither Frank Martin nor his son held any bags as they sat on a bench outside of Carson Pirie Scott in Charlestowne Mall on Monday afternoon, but that ...
    Dec. 22, 2014 - 7:31 pm
  • Bungalow Joe’s Coffee serving up drinks, sweets at Harlem Metra Station

    BERWYN – Need a hot cup of Joe for the train commute to work? Bungalow Joe’s Coffee has it covered.B ...
    Dec. 22, 2014 - 10:20 am
  • RE/MAX Suburban of Glen Ellyn welcomes new broker

    GLEN ELLYN – RE/MAX Suburban has welcomed Michele Evangelista to its Glen Ellyn office, RE/MAX announced in a news release.
    Dec. 20, 2014 - 2:40 pm
  • Culver's of Addison donates toys to young Elmhurst patients

    Elmhurst Hospital volunteer Lora Vega of Elmhurst (from left) accepts donated toys for the hospital's Pediatric Unit on Wednesday from the crew at Cul ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 11:51 am
  • Balkan Bakery to open in downtown Lombard

    LOMBARD – While the temperature drops and the threat of snow grows, the idea of sitting outside in the sunshine on a warm summer day with a sweet past ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 11:24 am
  • Home and Garden Expo returns

    OAK BROOK – The Home and Garden Expo will return to Oak Brook in January to host its largest annual event.
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Glen Ellyn announces business award recipients

    GLEN ELLYN – Several local businesses have won a variety of awards, the village announced in a news release.
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 5:12 pm
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