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  • Chamber Exchanger: Foxtoberfest Craft Beer Tasting to take place Oct. 29

    Fall is here! We are lucky to live in an area where there are many opportunities to enjoy the season and be a part of the celebrations.
    Oct. 19, 2015 - 5:54 pm
  • Mars gets $1 million abatement in move to Joliet, will create 700 jobs

    JOLIET – Joliet welcomed confectionery Mars Inc. to town earlier this month with a more than $1 million tax break.
    Oct. 19, 2015 - 4:24 pm
  • Crystal Lake Talks Trash, recycling in program for small-, medium-sized businesses

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Small- to medium-sized businesses can learn tricks to save money through recycling and reusing materials at an upcoming event.
    Oct. 18, 2015 - 12:08 am
  • Advanced Orthopaedic Care comes to Channahon

    CHANNAHON – Dr. Mukund Komanduri recently opened the doors on his fourth MK Orthopaedics office in Illinois on 2705 W. Eames St. in Channahon.
    Oct. 17, 2015 - 11:17 pm
  • Plato’s Closet moves to Batavia

    BATAVIA – A clothing store has moved one mile south on Randall Road from Geneva to Batavia.Plato’s C ...
    Oct. 17, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Father joins sons at Punch Barber Shop in Glen Ellyn

    GLEN ELLYN – Glendale Heights resident Darryl Morphew likes how Vince Giovenco Sr. cuts his hair.Tha ...
    Oct. 19, 2015 - 6:57 am
  • Family dental practice opens in Berwyn

    BERWYN – The Berwyn Depot District welcomes the Berwyn Dental Connection, a dental practice located at 3340 S. Oak Park Ave., Suite 308.
    Oct. 16, 2015 - 2:33 pm
  • St. Charles awaiting liquor application for Ray’s Evergreen Tavern site

    ST. CHARLES – Changes appear to be afoot for Ray’s Evergreen Tavern, which has been closed since last month.
    Oct. 15, 2015 - 8:58 pm
  • Surprise, Hardees closes doors after 18 months

    BATAVIA – Hardee’s, located at 107 N. Batavia Ave., quietly closed this week. The store had taken over the former Burger King location 18 months ago.
    Oct. 15, 2015 - 8:56 pm
  • Spring Grove manufacturer to be featured on Lifetime's 'Designing Spaces'

    SPRING GROVE – A Spring Grove manufacturer's energy-efficient products will be featured Friday morning on a Lifetime Network show that highlights home ...
    Oct. 15, 2015 - 5:52 pm
  • Main Street Pub to open in downtown Glen Ellyn

    GLEN ELLYN – A pub plans to open in November in the former Asian Pearl restaurant at 466 N. Main St. in downtown Glen Ellyn.
    Oct. 15, 2015 - 10:08 pm
  • Blue Goose Market looking at Batavia for possible 2nd location

    BATAVIA – The family behind a longtime St. Charles business is considering opening a second location in the Tri-Cities.
    Oct. 14, 2015 - 10:02 pm
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    Oct. 14, 2015 - 8:51 pm
  • TriCity Family Services holds ribbon-cutting for St. Charles location

    TriCity Family Services Executive Director Jim Otepka is joined by St. Charles Chamber of Commerce and city of St. Charles representatives as he cuts ...
    Oct. 14, 2015 - 8:48 pm
  • Rogina aims for change on old St. Charles Mall site

    ST. CHARLES – During a luncheon Wednesday, Mayor Ray Rogina teased attendees with several economic developments, as well as his personal goal for a pr ...
    Oct. 14, 2015 - 8:47 pm
  • Reader Poll

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