| 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...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 4:33 AM
A proposed medical marijuana dispensary on Naperville's west side was met with concerns about parking and impact on neighboring businesses this week.
Greenway Herbal Care would like to open an 1,800-square-foot facility in a commercial building at 424...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 4:29 AM
Here's a look at upcoming events in and around the west suburbs. Listings are subject to change. Please call the venue in advance. To submit an event for consideration, please visit http://triblocal.com/eventshttp://triblocal.com/events.
| Sep 9, 2014
| 3:11 PM
Lisle will continue to ban video gambling in its bars and restaurants.
Village trustees voted Monday to uphold the prohibition that has been in place since 2009.
The issue came up at the request of some businesses and over the summer the village asked...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 2:22 PM
So, do you know the difference between an ale and a cider, or a lager and a stout?
Find out at the 2nd annual Naperville Ale Fest, where more than 200 different craft beers from 100 brewers will be available for sampling from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 5:08 PM
When Umami Burger moved into the building on the corner of Riverside Drive and Rose Street in Burbank, it kept a few traces of Papoo's Hot Dog Show, a restaurant that had been there for 62 years before closing in 2011.
The most obvious trace is the...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 4:38 PM
Officials in Winnetka are hopeful that this weekend's sidewalk sale will provide a boost to the village's downtown retail district, which officials are currently studying in hopes of enhancing the local economy.
The 2014 Sidewalk Sale, which runs from 9...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 5:11 AM
Determined to illuminate the village's business districts to attract shoppers during the upcoming holiday season, the Winnetka Village Council voted unanimously Tuesday to extend its holiday lighting program for 2014.
The $47,400 program includes...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 8:41 AM
Winnetka officials are considering a proposal that would require all commercial buildings to be equipped with fire sprinklers within five years.
The village passed an ordinance in 1977 requiring that sprinklers be installed in commercial buildings...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 5:10 AM
A proposed ordinance that would require commercial buildings in Winnetka to have fire sprinklers in the coming years is getting mixed reviews from local business leaders.
Those in support of the plan say it's a life safety issue, but opponents call it...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 10:48 AM
A policy change this fall to the Glencoe School District 35 PTO-sponsored school lunch program has prompted some frustrated parents and community members to plan to ask officials at tonight's Board of Education meeting to consider reversing the decision....