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  • McHenry County developer buys land in Marengo near planned I-90 interchange

    MARENGO – Super Mix Inc. recently bought 255 acres of an 831-acre farm in Marengo for $4.7 million, or $18,350 an acre, but any development on the lan ...
    Jan. 27, 2015 - 5:59 pm
  • Champps to celebrate reopening in Lombard with fundraiser

    LOMBARD – Champps in Lombard is teaming up with the St. Baldrick’s Foundation to celebrate the restaurant’s grand reopening.  
    Jan. 27, 2015 - 4:32 pm
  • Big Guys Sausage offers Super Bowl party feast

    BERWYN – The guys at Big Guys Sausage in Berwyn have given great thought as to what to serve when your guests come over for the Super Bowl on Sunday.
    Jan. 27, 2015 - 3:28 pm
  • New stadium, new name?

    RIVERSIDE – Riverside Brookfield High School District 208 will be reaching out to the corporate world and private benefactors with a proposal to sell ...
    Jan. 27, 2015 - 3:23 pm
  • McHenry Area Chamber of Commerce lauds longtime leader, supporter

    McHENRY – The McHenry Area Chamber of Commerce awarded its highest honor, the Frank E. Low Award, to a longtime community leader who helped shape the ...
    Jan. 27, 2015 - 2:19 pm
  • Honey-Jam Cafe reopens in Batavia

    BATAVIA – Honey-Jam Cafe, at 521 N. Randall Road in Batavia, reopened its doors Monday after being closed since October 2013.
    Jan. 26, 2015 - 7:12 pm
  • Which Wich plans to open in Crystal Lake in February

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Which Wich Superior Sandwiches plans to open in Crystal Lake in late February, city officials and franchise owners said.
    Jan. 26, 2015 - 5:11 pm
  • World’s Largest Laundromat earns business excellence

    BERWYN – Berwyn’s World’s Largest Laundromat was recognized with the George W. Ashby Award for Business Excellence at the Berwyn Development Corp.’s m ...
    Jan. 26, 2015 - 11:40 pm
  • Next Stop Coffee Shop to pass out free drinks Tuesday

    GLEN ELLYN – Next Stop Coffee Shop will have a taste of warm weather Tuesday when Celebrity Cruises takes over the store for a day, Celebrity Cruises ...
    Jan. 25, 2015 - 4:06 pm
  • Creating the market for smaller, green homes key to success for developer

    Scott Sanders is out to change the Chicago-area housing market one home at a time.It’s no small chal ...
    Jan. 25, 2015 - 5:00 am
  • New theater planned at Oakbrook Center

    OAK BROOK – Oak Brook trustees unanimous signaled their support for a proposed 12-screen movie theater in Oakbrook Center that will bring first-run mo ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 2:35 pm
  • Huntley businesses' liquor licenses suspended for underage alcohol sales

    HUNTLEY – Two Huntley businesses will be prohibited from selling alcohol for five consecutive days — starting Monday — after both failed a police comp ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 12:56 pm
  • Onesti: Arcada Theatre had ‘banner’ year in 2014

    ST. CHARLES – When Ron Onesti first took over the Arcada Theatre in 2005, his goal was to have 50 shows a year.
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 10:46 pm
  • Couple to open PRO Martial Arts in Wheaton to combat bullying, predators

    WHEATON – An enrepreneurial couple has merged their shared interest in fitness and confidence-building to start a new martial arts franchise in Wheato ...
    Jan. 22, 2015 - 7:50 pm
  • La Grange Business Association reports record breaking holiday sales

    LA GRANGE – With holiday sales up as much as 60 percent over 2013 at businesses in La Grange, business and government leaders in the village of La Gra ...
    Jan. 26, 2015 - 3:13 pm
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