| Sep 30, 2014
| 9:52 AM
Local credit unions are roaring ahead in attracting more assets and loans, according to new data released by the League of Southeastern Credit Unions.
The 12 Broward-based credit unions attracted as much new money in savings, checking accounts and other...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 7:24 AM
What is it about that traffic signal at Vassar Street?
Anyone who has driven to the intersection of Smith Street and Edgewater Drive, stopped at the signal there, and then turned right onto Edgewater .... is likely to have immediately hit a backup of...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 6:54 AM
Anyone who loves learning more about College Park’s history should mark Monday, Sept. 22 on their calendar. That’s when the Oral History Nights start up again.
“It’s just going to be a great time,” said Bill Jennings....
| Aug 26, 2014
| 12:22 PM
Lombard's efforts to bring new businesses to town are showing results, with a Mexican restaurant set to open as soon as late September and what operators describe as a production brewery expected to open by early November.
"We've been talking to Lombard...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 2:07 PM
Amended plans for a mixed-use development in the former Ben Franklin store have been approved by the Palos Heights City Council.
The council did not discuss the plans last week before voting, but Michael Coogan, owner of Brigid Capital Investments and...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 1:15 PM
A new restaurant will be opening next month that will bring the "farm to fork" concept right into the heart of downtown Plainfield.
Sovereign, at 24295 W. Lockport St., will serve food and craft beer with an emphasis on local ingredients.
| Oct 13, 2014
| 3:22 AM
At a Bolingbrook Village Board meeting in May, longtime Mayor Roger Claar lamented the high cost of hockey, not only for those who play it but for those who run ice arenas.
The Village Board, a group that has supported Claar virtually without dissent...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 12:17 PM
Frankfort officials on Oct. 20 shelled out more than $65,000 to entice three business expansions — including a sprawling sports complex — and named a longtime employee utilities director.
Xpress Solutions, a logistics firm, and Roma Sports...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 8:26 AM
The grand opening last weekend of a long-awaited Meijer store was cited Monday as an example of Mokena's ongoing plans for economic development.
Trustee John Mazzorana said some people thought the economic downturn of the last few years would prevent...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 2:32 PM
Mokena trustees voted Monday to allow Velocity All Sports to operate a practice and competition facility for volleyball and basketball enthusiasts.
The building at 9120 W. 191st St. will have 50,000 square feet devoted to indoor sports, with six...
| Jul 23, 2014
| 3:00 PM
Burr Ridge officials are expediting a program to upgrade and replace all residential water meters in the suburb.
The village plans to replace about 700 water meters each year, according to Paul May, public works director/village engineer. The entire...