| Sep 8, 2014
| 12:25 PM
It's a common plight: Someone wants to open a store online but doesn't have the technical skills.
A Tamarac business is growing by meeting that need.
3dCart is a company that allows anyone to build an online store — without knowing how to code....
| Oct 15, 2014
| 11:58 AM
Lots of businesspeople apparently want to know more aboaut Facebook.
More than 500 attended an event Wednesday at Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton to help small businesses optimize the social media site.
Small-business owners said they're...
| 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...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 8:30 AM
New and expanding businesses are altering the landscape a bit in Hinsdale's downtown business district.
Deyan Missbrenner and his father, Damir Missbrenner, recently opened Solaris Jewelry, 9 E. First St.
Hinsdale already has several jewelry stores,...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 5:11 AM
A new immediate care medical clinic and a yogurt shop have been approved for a vacant storefront in downtown Westmont.
The businesses, which will be located in the same building at 29-31 N. Cass Ave., are owned by. Dr. Amer Alhussaini. He will manage...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 12:48 PM
Willowbrook trustees on Sept. 8 approved a new business complex development that will be constructed on a parcel of land that the suburb owns and plans to sell.
The Willowbrook Corporate Center, which will be located at 700 Willowbrook Center Parkway,...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 2:01 PM
Tech Runway, billed as a new model for entrepreneurship in South Florida, will open Friday with five tenants at Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton.
The first tenants are a company that simplifies shopping and shipping outside the country, a...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 1:18 PM
City officials are in talks with two grocery store businesses in the hope of convincing at least one to locate to the Southeast Community.
"We have in the past year or two contacted every grocery store that would go in the Southeast Community, in...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 11:24 AM
Naperville bars can no longer offer major discounts on drinks and their security guards will get extra training under rules councilmen approved Tuesday tonight.
However, officials said they need more time to discuss the possibility of unintended...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 9:56 AM
SMITHFIELD — A pair of new businesses are opening in Historic Downtown Smithfield that officials hope will breathe life into a long-ignored corner of the town.
When Peter Stephenson arrived in Smithfield more than 18 years ago to take the job as...