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  • After 10 years in the Yucatan, a chef brings a 1-night culinary event to La Grange

    Note to readers: The Suburban Life learned Aug. 18 that, due to unforseen circumstances, the dinner described in this article was canceled. Chef Marsh ...
    Aug. 18, 2015 - 12:43 pm
  • Cleanup of Siemens property in Batavia continues

    BATAVIA – Siemens will have to remove foundry sands from its former factory site at Van Nortwick Avenue and McKee Street in Batavia.
    Aug. 14, 2015 - 7:19 pm
  • Elmhurst to allow microbreweries in commercial areas

    ELMHURST – Microbreweries and brewpubs will now be allowed in Elmhurst's commercial districts, after the Elmhurst City Council approved a series of zo ...
    Aug. 14, 2015 - 5:00 pm
  • Personal Lines Insurance With TW Group

    You just bought a new car but decide d not to purchase auto insurance because of high premiums due to a poor driving record. Sixty days later a hurric ...
    Aug. 14, 2015 - 12:33 pm
  • Eddie Caruso Hair Salon grand re-opening set for next week

    ST. CHARLES – A St. Charles business has been remodeled from top to bottom, and residents are invited to see the results.
    Aug. 13, 2015 - 9:58 pm
  • Downtown St. Charles Starbucks moves across river

    ST. CHARLES – A popular coffee chain has moved its downtown St. Charles location to west of the Fox River.
    Aug. 13, 2015 - 9:56 pm
  • Berwyn Development Corporation offers another round of sales for banner program

    BERWYN – Business banners are back in Berwyn.The Berwyn Development Corp. recently launched the 2015 ...
    Aug. 13, 2015 - 3:16 pm
  • Skin Deep in Elmhurst takes on cancer care

    ELMHURST – Samantha Dench built her business Skin Deep based on the philosophy that the key to a healthy lifestyle is to teach others how to find thei ...
    Aug. 12, 2015 - 12:31 pm
  • Elburn business offers vintage and new items

    ELBURN – An icebox, several cast-iron witch weather vanes and horse vanes are just some of the antiques and items that can be bought at Frivolous Trea ...
    Aug. 11, 2015 - 10:01 pm
  • FitMama facility moving back to LaFox

    A fitness center geared toward females is moving to an expanded space near one of its previous locations.
    Aug. 11, 2015 - 10:00 pm
  • La Fleur Spa opens in Berwyn

    BERWYN – La Fleur Spa, 6830 W. Windsor Ave., is the latest addition to new businesses in Berwyn’s Depot District. Owner Flor Infante, an industry vete ...
    Aug. 11, 2015 - 4:02 pm
  • Burlington hosts job fair as store prepares to open in Crystal Lake

    CRYSTAL LAKE – National clothing and home goods retailer Burlington will be hosting a job fair Friday and Saturday in Crystal Lake, as the company pre ...
    Aug. 11, 2015 - 1:02 pm
  • Olive oil is better than butter in baking

    For healthier baking, substitute olive oil for butter, margarine, or shortening. Olive oil is high in mono-unsaturated fats, low in saturated fats and ...
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 11:00 am
  • Lawsuit filed against Larson-Becker Co. over $200K loan

    The estate of the late political activist Jack Roeser is suing to recover a $200,000 loan made to Batavia-based Larson-Becker Co.
    Aug. 10, 2015 - 11:00 pm
  • Berwyn alderman to be honored honored with Charles E. Piper award

    BERWYN – Eighth Ward Alderman Nora Laureto will be the guest of honor at the 31st annual Charles E. Piper Award Dinner Nov. 7, the Berwyn Development ...
    Aug. 10, 2015 - 3:40 pm
  • Reader Poll

    Where do you buy your pumpkins?
    At a pumpkin farm or festival
    At the grocery store
    At the farmers market