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  • Downers Grove natives find success with Chicago Combs

    DOWNERS GROVE – A pair of locals have found success by helping people keep their hair coiffed with products made in the U.S.
    July 11, 2016 - 12:49 am
  • Plainfield Park District recognized for excellence in financial reporting for 10th year in a row

    PLAINFIELD – The Plainfield Park District has received a Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting from the Government Finance ...
    July 2, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • West Liberty Foods achieves landfill-free milestone at Bolingbrook operations

    BOLINGBROOK – West Liberty Foods LLC, an Iowa-based private label manufacturer and foodservice supplier, announced recently all of its facilities are ...
    July 2, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • An inside look at Centegra Hospital in Huntley, opening Aug. 9

    HUNTLEY – Centegra Hospital – Huntley, which opens Aug. 9, will boast a state-of-the-art design to give its patients the best experience possible, hos ...
    July 2, 2016 - 12:05 am
  • Woodridge Business Walk helps support businesses

    WOODRIDGE – Woodridge Mayor Gina Cunningham and village staff recently took part in the first Woodridge Business Walk.
    July 1, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • Berwyn readies for return of Fourth of July fireworks

    BERWYN – An Independence Day fireworks show is a very patriotic celebration and brings the community together, says Tom Benson, owner of the World’s L ...
    July 5, 2016 - 1:56 pm
  • Affordable housing complex celebrates opening in Lake in the Hills

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – The Villas of Lake in the Hills celebrated its opening Wednesday with 60 new, affordable housing units.
    June 30, 2016 - 12:25 am
  • McHenry gun shop to raffle off AR-15 rifle to benefit Orlando shooting victims

    McHENRY – A McHenry gun shop announced plans Wednesday to raffle off an AR-15 rifle to raise money for the victims of the June 12 nightclub shooting i ...
    June 30, 2016 - 12:12 am
  • First Midwest to acquire Standard Bank

    HICKORY HILLS – First Midwest Bancorp Inc., the parent company of First Midwest Bank, announced Wednesday it will acquire Standard Bancshares Inc., th ...
    June 29, 2016 - 6:46 pm
  • Starbucks, drive-thru only Burger King making progress in Cary

    CARY – The Starbucks and Burger King restaurants planned along Route 14 both took major steps forward in construction this week, Village Administrator ...
    June 28, 2016 - 11:50 pm
  • CITGO Lemont Refinery helps women's shelters, Muscular Dystrophy Association

    LEMONT – Team Citgo volunteers at the Citgo Lemont Refinery recently hosted a supply drive benefiting three domestic violence shelters and the at-risk ...
    June 28, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • New Choun's restaurant offers Thai, American cuisine in downtown Wheaton

    WHEATON – Retirement for restaurant owner Chounphit Hatsady Jackels didn't last long.After closing h ...
    June 28, 2016 - 3:00 pm
  • Glen Ellyn residents, businesses to see lower electric bills

    GLEN ELLYN – Residents and eligible small businesses in the village of Glen Ellyn will begin to see lower electric bills starting in July because of a ...
    June 28, 2016 - 2:19 pm
  • Accomplished Advocate Good Samaritan nurse executive to retire

    DOWNERS GROVE – People find their calling in a variety of ways.For Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital ...
    June 30, 2016 - 6:46 am
  • Bates: Fiesta Days helps chamber members in many ways

    As July approaches, I am often asked this question: Why does the McHenry Area Chamber produce an event on the scale of Fiesta Days? It takes time not ...
    June 28, 2016 - 12:14 am
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