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  • Avenue clothing store to move into former Fruitful Yield in Berwyn

    BERWYN – Avenue, a women’s plus-size clothing store, is moving into the space of the former Fruitful Yield, a health food store, in the Cermak Plaza s ...
    March 7, 2016 - 12:20 pm
  • Wheaton native continues family tradition at Oak Street Bootmakers

    WHEATON – For nearly four decades, Wheaton shoe owners have gone to John's Shoe Repair on Main Street for the caring handiwork of John Vlagos.
    March 4, 2016 - 2:25 pm
  • Re:New Project celebrates new Glen Ellyn space

    GLEN ELLYN – Re:New Project's grand opening celebration at its new home at 483 N. Main St. in downtown Glen Ellyn will continue through March 5 with g ...
    March 4, 2016 - 11:07 am
  • Yorktown Sports Authority among stores to close after company bankruptcy

    LOMBARD – Sports Authority plans to close about 140 stores across the country, including the store at 173 Yorktown Center, Lombard, according to a cou ...
    March 3, 2016 - 6:09 pm
  • Sports Authority files for bankruptcy, plans to close about 140 locations

    National corporation Sports Authority has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy and will close about 140 stores and two distribution centers nationwide, tho ...
    March 2, 2016 - 5:50 pm
  • Letter: Thank you to the Downers Grove community

    To the editor:I would like to take this opportunity to say thank you to all of the individuals, orga ...
    March 2, 2016 - 4:07 pm
  • Palatine manufacturer Container International moving to Crystal Lake

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Already starting to relocate, an injection molding company from Palatine gradually will move its entire business to Crystal Lake, bring ...
    Feb. 29, 2016 - 3:58 pm
  • Wheaton City Council seeks help picking downtown improvement designs

    WHEATON – The Wheaton City Council will host a public meeting at 7 p.m. March 2 at Wheaton City Hall to get residents' input on downtown streetscape i ...
    Feb. 29, 2016 - 3:30 pm
  • Two Brothers Brewing Company collaborates on new beer

    WARRENVILLE – Two Illinois craft beer mainstays, Two Brothers Brewing Company of Warrenville and Metropolitan Brewing of Chicago, have teamed up to cr ...
    Feb. 28, 2016 - 7:00 pm
  • More coming to Downers Grove Karma Club with March restaurant opening

    DOWNERS GROVESince it opened on New Year’s Eve, Karma Club in Downers Grove mainly has been a late-n ...
    Feb. 28, 2016 - 11:43 pm
  • Glen Ellyn framing shop to close after 20 years

    GLEN ELLYN – Over the past 20 years, Jessica Pekny has helped preserve plenty of memories for the people who have walked into her framing shop, The Re ...
    Feb. 28, 2016 - 12:15 am
  • Carol Stream chamber event celebrates veterans, Honor Flight Chicago

    CAROL STREAM – Five chambers of commerce teamed up Feb. 10 to host the co-founder and CEO of Honor Flight Chicago, Mary Pettinato, at a luncheon in Ca ...
    Feb. 26, 2016 - 3:00 pm
  • Darien woman wins year of free coffee at Gloria Jean’s

    LOMBARD – Gloria Jean’s Coffees at Yorktown Shopping Center in Lombard has awarded Marlene Johnson of Darien a full year of free coffee.
    Feb. 26, 2016 - 2:30 pm
  • Downtown Wheaton Restaurant Week begins Feb. 26

    WHEATON – The Downtown Wheaton Association's In Good Taste Restaurant Week begins Feb. 26 and runs through March 6, complete with various specials and ...
    Feb. 25, 2016 - 3:15 pm
  • District 88 president recognized by Villa Park Chamber of Commerce

    District 88 Board of Education President Donna Craft Cain was honored for her years of membership and leadership with the Villa Park Chamber of Commer ...
    Feb. 25, 2016 - 3:00 pm
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