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  • 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
  • More businesses coming to Berwyn Gateway Plaza expansion

    BERWYN – Fifth Third Bank, Blaze Pizza and Noodles and Company will join Starbucks in the eastward expansion of Berwyn Gateway Plaza by summer.
    Feb. 25, 2016 - 8:51 pm
  • Preplanning services at Adolf Funeral & Cremation

    Whether you'd prefer a traditional funeral service or a simple cremation, having a plan for your final affairs reduces emotional stress on loved ones. ...
    Feb. 25, 2016 - 12:03 pm
  • Management of rebranded Downers Grove Red House promises better customer experience

    DOWNERS GROVE – After five months in business, Keystone Bar and Grill is looking for a fresh start, beginning with a new name: Red House Bar and Grill ...
    Feb. 26, 2016 - 10:23 pm
  • Wheaton City Council leans in favor of new Downtown Wheaton Association funding

    WHEATON – The Wheaton City Council, while split on the subject, appears set to approve city funding for the Downtown Wheaton Association for a third y ...
    Feb. 25, 2016 - 8:59 pm
  • Microchipping your pet could save its life

    Consider this: One in three family pets in the United States gets lost at some point, and 90 percent of those without identification never return, acc ...
    Feb. 24, 2016 - 7:00 am
  • McHenry County home sales increase in January; median price falls

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Home sales throughout McHenry County in January increased 28.5 percent from the same time a year ago, while median prices decreased sli ...
    Feb. 23, 2016 - 6:36 pm
  • Reader Poll

    How do you like to spend Mother's Day?
    Doing whatever Mom wants to do.
    I'm the mom, and I just want to see/hear from family
    Mom's no longer with us, but it's a day to remember her
    I don't mark Mother's Day