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  • Grand opening takes place for Shorewood Gas N Wash

    SHOREWOOD – A ribbon-cutting and grand opening were held recently for the Shorewood Gas N Wash located at the southwest corner of Jefferson Street and ...
    July 16, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Johnsburg native's business named McDonald's corporate fitness provider

    JOHNSBURG – Chris Leathers has been running Your World Fitness in Spring Grove for the past six years. The 29-year-old Johnsburg native has trained pr ...
    July 16, 2016 - 12:20 am
  • The Dog Waggin' in Algonquin seeking votes for small business contest

    ALGONQUIN – Since Mark and Lisa Harvey opened The Dog Waggin’ in summer 2010, the company has built a base of loyal customers who trust the business w ...
    July 15, 2016 - 1:13 am
  • Lavergne's Tavern sees success since opening in Berwyn

    BERWYN – Things are going well at Lavergne’s Tavern in Berwyn since its opening about one month ago.
    July 15, 2016 - 7:11 am
  • Auto insurance policies reflect self-driving technology

    Although fully autonomous vehicles still seem like cars of the future, self-driving technology already shapes present-day policy.
    July 14, 2016 - 8:12 am
  • Maule: Be agile enough in business to seek new solutions

    Agility is the secret to all things. If there is anything I have learned from watching the park outs ...
    July 14, 2016 - 12:55 am
  • Crystal Lake car dealership hosting USO barbecue for the troops

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Crystal Lake Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram will host a USO barbecue for the troops Saturday.
    July 14, 2016 - 12:54 am
  • Heritage Woods of Huntley begins construction on memory care addition

    HUNTLEY – Heritage Woods of Huntley Assisted Living broke ground on a $5 million expansion Monday that will add 30 memory care and nine assisted livin ...
    July 14, 2016 - 12:51 am
  • Health care job fair to be held in Woodstock

    WOODSTOCK – An upcoming Health Care Industry job fair hosted by McHenry County Workforce Network will help job seekers find employment in the health c ...
    July 14, 2016 - 12:56 am
  • Glen Ellyn chamber honors Mike Formento

    GLEN ELLYN – Outgoing Glen Ellyn Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Mike Formento choked back tears as he thanked those who attended a gathering i ...
    July 14, 2016 - 7:09 am
  • How to prevent a costly business divorce among owners

    Many people who create a business together are excited about their plans for the future. It’s easy ...
    July 13, 2016 - 11:30 am
  • Funeral pre-planning a blessing for grieving family

         One of the most important things you can do for your family, your loved ones, is to relieve them of the burden of arranging your funeral.
    July 13, 2016 - 7:17 am
  • Centegra hosting Family Health Fest in Huntley with hospital tours and more

    HUNTLEY – Centegra Health System is welcoming the community to the Centegra Family Health Fest, which includes Centegra Hospital-Huntley tours, from 9 ...
    July 13, 2016 - 12:08 am
  • Huntley Village Board to review plans for gymnastics academy expansion, paint store

    HUNTLEY – The Village Board will review zoning requests for a new Sherwin-Williams store and an expansion of the Huntley Gymnastics Academy and Academ ...
    July 13, 2016 - 12:04 am
  • Epic Deli seeing a ton of business since McHenry sandwich shop's reopening

    McHENRY – It’s been almost two weeks now since Epic Deli relocated to McHenry, but that hasn’t stopped hungry customers from finding the new place.
    July 12, 2016 - 11:43 pm
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