| 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...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 8:19 AM
Five Downers Grove businesses were ticketed and will be disciplined after police officers caught employees selling liquor to minors.
The establishments receiving ordinance violations were DoubleTree Suites at 2111 Butterfield Road, Marriott Suites at...
| 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...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 9:30 AM
Several Downers Grove business owners have tried to keep from building new signs for their establishments in the wake of newly enforced village policies.
Retailers including Fry's Electronics, Kohl's and two Best Buy locations have petitioned to keep...
| 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,...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 4:32 PM
After a developer scrapped plans recently for a retail center that would have brought a Whole Foods market to the City of Lake Forest, the mayor told residents that discussions would continue on how to best develop that portion of the city.
| 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...
| 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...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 5:12 AM
Naperville students' new mission, since they chose to accept it, is to create a plan to attract businesses to the Naperville Crossings development.
Roughly 300 students from Neuqua Valley, Waubonsie Valley and Metea Valley high schools kicked off...