WESTMONT – During the Thanksgiving weekend, local businesses, shops and restaurants in downtown Westmont supported Small Business Saturday.
ELMHURST – Mayor Steve Morley addressed speculation about what will replace the Elmhurst Dominick's at 215 S. Route 83 during Monday's City Council Meeting.
DOWNERS GROVE – Downtown sidewalks and businesses bustled with shoppers opting to buy local on Small Business Saturday instead of fighting the mall crowds on Black Friday.
LEMONT – Administrators at Old Quarry Middle School said a student has taken responsibility for the bomb threat that caused the school to implement a soft lockdown on Monday, according to a letter the school sent to parents.
ELMHURST – The City Council approved a resolution Monday for a fifth letter of agreement, which extends the timeline for the Addison parking deck with a change from previous extensions.
ITASCA – Technology company Flexera recently signed a lease for a 75,000-square-foot space at the Hamilton Lakes Office Park in Itasca, according to a news release on behalf of the company.
WHEATON – A proposed housing development in the 100 block of East Farnham Lane has encountered a major roadblock after the Wheaton City Council unanimously voted to deny its subdivision request during a Dec. 2 meeting.
WHEATON – Wheaton residents looking to sip a mimosa with their scrambled eggs or stock up on beer before the big game may soon be in luck.
WHEATON – As the effective date for Illinois' medicinal marijuana bill draws near, the Wheaton City Council has passed an ordinance amendment limiting where in the city dispensaries for the drug can be located.
GLEN ELLYN – The village of Glen Ellyn will levy about $11.5 million in property taxes for Fiscal Year 2013 to support village and library services and debts.
WINFIELD – The Chicago area's fifth Ronald McDonald House will open Feb. 14, 2015, in Winfield, after the Village Board approved plans to build the house across the street from Central DuPage Hospital (CDH).
WINFIELD – With a split vote of 3 to 2 from its Village Board, Winfield will issue general obligation debt certificates to pay for more than $4 million of roadway work.
WEST CHICAGO – With the signing of an agreement between the city of West Chicago and the Wayne and Helen Fox Community Center, the historic Joel Wiant House will be saved.
WHEATON – A Lombard man was charged with six counts of felony child pornography after an extensive undercover investigation by the Wheaton Police Department, according to a department news release.
Mariano's grocery store will open locations in Western Springs and Westchester early next year.