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  • Explore Elmhurst Express Trolley

    Two words that will provide plenty of fun close to home are, “All Aboard!” Now, through September 1 ...
    July 15, 2016 - 1:36 pm
  • Huntley OKs revised improvement plan for Village Inn Restaurant

    HUNTLEY – The Committee of the Whole advanced a request for facade improvement funding for Village Inn Restaurant after owner Bill Galanis scaled back ...
    June 20, 2016 - 12:16 am
  • Lucky Bernie's sandwich shop opens in Spring Grove

    SPRING GROVE – As Bryan Sterbenz was preparing Lucky Bernie’s on Thursday for its grand opening Friday, people lined up at the door trying to get in.
    June 17, 2016 - 11:50 pm
  • Economic Development Council: Downers Grove business headed in right direction

    DOWNERS GROVE – The "best days are still to come" for Downers Grove and its business climate, according to presenters at the annual Downers Grove Econ ...
    June 21, 2016 - 7:09 am
  • La Grange Business Association to offer dessert tours

    LA GRANGE – Guided walking and tasting tours of six dessert destinations in La Grange will be available on Saturdays in June and July, according to a ...
    June 17, 2016 - 3:20 pm
  • Student-run Waterleaf dining room, Culinary Market open for summer

    The student-run Waterleaf Dining Room and Culinary Market at College of DuPage both opened for the summer term this week.
    June 20, 2016 - 8:40 am
  • Elmhurst Finance Committee debates proposed downtown residential tax

    ELMHURST – Elmhurst City Centre wants the city to create a new special service area to help fund the maintenance and beautification services it has tr ...
    June 20, 2016 - 8:36 am
  • Peggy Rose Academy of Dance in Berwyn celebrates 40 years

    BERWYN – When she was just 16 years old, Berwyn native and accomplished dancer Peggy Rose Kwiatek knew she wanted to teach children how to dance. So, ...
    June 18, 2016 - 8:45 pm
  • Toms-Price Home Furnishings in Wheaton to host interior designer for talk

    WHEATON – Toms-Price Home Furnishings, 303 E. Front St., Wheaton, will host "Dreaming Big in Color with Tobi Fairley" on June 17.
    June 17, 2016 - 9:00 am
  • Design Workshop lowers cost estimates for downtown Wheaton work

    WHEATON – The cost for proposed improvements to downtown Wheaton is going down.City consultant Desig ...
    June 15, 2016 - 1:08 pm
  • World's Largest Laundromat to bring back Berwyn's Independence Day fireworks

    BERWYN – The Berwyn sky will again light up with fireworks to celebrate Independence Day, thanks to the World's Largest Laundromat.
    June 15, 2016 - 6:56 am
  • Woodstock's BBQ King Smokehouse wins first place at Chicago Ribfest

    WOODSTOCK – Local restaurant BBQ King Smokehouse earned first place in the "Best Ribs Juried by our Celebrity Judges" category.
    June 13, 2016 - 11:34 pm
  • McDonald's headquarters moving from Oak Brook to Chicago by 2018

    OAK BROOK – McDonald's will be relocating its corporate headquarters from its longstanding Oak Brook location to downtown Chicago, according to a news ...
    June 14, 2016 - 7:00 am
  • Berwyn launches 2016 marketing campaign

    BERWYN – The city of Berwyn and the Berwyn Development Corporation have launched the city’s 2016 integrated marketing campaign. Now in its 10th year, ...
    June 14, 2016 - 6:58 am
  • Lemont Nursing & Rehabilitation Center breaks ground on addition

    LEMONT – Lemont Nursing & Rehabilitation Center announced its recent groundbreaking for an addition and renovation, and an award for its therapy servi ...
    June 13, 2016 - 2:00 pm
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