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  • Mr. Handyman offers winter home maintenance advice

    With winter in full swing, it’s important to prepare your home for any weather-related problems that may occur during these colder months.  Being proa ...
    Feb. 9, 2017 - 1:48 pm
  • Owner of Glen Ellyn's Paisley on Main to sell store

    GLEN ELLYN – As her daughter gets ready to have another child in April, Paisley on Main owner Sue Cleary has made the bittersweet decision to close th ...
    Feb. 8, 2017 - 4:16 pm
  • Look for recipes that pack a nutritional punch

    An important aspect of your health is nutrition, but how do you know if what you’re eating is actually good or you?
    Feb. 8, 2017 - 6:37 am
  • First Community of Joliet acquired by Busey Bank

    JOLIET – A longtime Joliet-based bank will soon be owned by Busey Bank.First Community Financial Ban ...
    Feb. 7, 2017 - 2:48 pm
  • Auto Insurance

    Car insurance provides protection in the event of a crash to prevent a large financial burden, but it can be one of the costliest purchases that you h ...
    Feb. 7, 2017 - 12:01 pm
  • Your pet’s teeth can affect overall health

    February is National Pet Dental Health Month. And while daily dental care of your pet is something ...
    Feb. 7, 2017 - 11:51 am
  • McHenry City Council approves downtown theater proposal

    McHENRY – McHenry’s indoor theater has been closed since 2014. However, the theater is coming back after the McHenry City Council unanimously approved ...
    Feb. 6, 2017 - 11:30 pm
  • Talley's Kitchen + Bar offers hearty cooking in cozy atmosphere

    CLARENDON HILLS – On one of the coldest nights of the new year, my dining companion and I were looking for a hearty meal at a place we had never visit ...
    Feb. 8, 2017 - 9:45 am
  • Developer offers historic Wheaton house for free

    WHEATON – Wheaton Historic Commission Chairwoman Nancy Flannery said she is hopeful an 1897 house designed by a renowned Chicago architect can be pres ...
    Feb. 6, 2017 - 2:00 pm
  • Proposed Marengo quarry to double in size

    MARENGO – The proposed quarry for Marengo likely will be a lot bigger than initially expected.Last F ...
    Feb. 3, 2017 - 11:53 pm
  • FitzGerald’s gears up for third annual fish boil

    BERWYN – It’s a taste of Wisconsin’s Washington Island and Door County right here in the Chicago suburbs, as FitzGerald’s gets ready to celebrate its ...
    Feb. 3, 2017 - 8:00 pm
  • Downers Grove's Art Van Furniture now under new ownership

    DOWNERS GROVE – Art Van Furniture announced an agreement has been reached to sell the company to Thomas H. Lee Partners (THL), one of the world’s olde ...
    Feb. 5, 2017 - 10:27 pm
  • 7 Great Destinations in Northern Illinois for Valentine’s Day Dinner

    Score big points with your significant other by checking out these terrific Northern Illinois restaurants for Valentine's Day, courtesy of the new Nei ...
    Feb. 2, 2017 - 1:14 pm
  • Speedway gas station coming to Algonquin Road in Lake in the Hills

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – Construction on a Speedway gas station and convenience store is expected to start this spring, Lake in the Hills Community Develop ...
    Feb. 1, 2017 - 11:53 pm
  • Do You Really Need Life Insurance?

    Life insurance isn’t just for married couples with children. The need for life insurance is much broader. “Anybody who would experience a financial lo ...
    Feb. 1, 2017 - 6:19 am