| Jun 23, 2014
| 2:00 PM
The following items were taken from River Forest Police Department reports:
A 53-year-old Chicago woman was charged with felony retail theft after security at Whole Foods, 7245 Lake St., saw her eating food from the fresh food buffet and leave the store...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 4:30 PM
With a plastic white cap and powder blue label, the Desert Farms milk bottle matches the idyllic image of the doorstep milk bottle. But a closer look reveals something a bit different: "Make every day a humpday."
It is the lighthearted slogan of...
| Jun 29, 2014
A recent trip to St. Louis found Team Rosenthal on the Anheuser-Busch brewery tour. For the young son and daughter, there was a foosball table in the waiting area, Clydesdale horses in the stables and a gift shop. For the parents, there was free beer....
| May 25, 2014
| 5:42 PM
Dozens of residents have expressed concerns about the impact of a proposed gas station in southeastern Northbrook, saying it could create lighting issues, traffic and noise.
The proposed development, at 2370 Waukegan Road, would include a community...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 4:13 PM
About 20 retailers are opening this fall at Marketplace at the Outlets, a 300,000-square-foot shopping center adjacent to the newly opened Palm Beach Outlets in West Palm Beach.
The new retail center will include Nordstrom Rack, PetSmart and Whole Foods...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 8:39 PM
On a muddy plot of land off 63rd Street and across from Kennedy-King College, Mayor Emanuel and local leaders broke ground Tuesday on a new Whole Foods slated to open in spring 2016.
The 18,000-square-foot market, which is expected to generate about 100...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 6:47 AM
Facebook and Twitter are on fire. I haven’t seen people so angry about anything since the 2012 decision on Obamacare. One item of interest: people announcing boycotts of Hobby Lobby and confidently predicting that it will soon be out of business....
| Jul 3, 2014
| 2:54 PM
I thought Verizon and Whole Foods Market were planning to convert their shared parking lot into a drive-in theater and fill the former seating area with sand and a merry-go-round.
Then, instead of a movie screen on the south gray wall, it got a fresh...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 12:46 PM
The following were taken from police reports:
•A Deerfield man, 41, was charged May 30 with leaving the scene of an accident, criminal damage to property, driving on the wrong side of the road, DUI and possession of a controlled...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Juggling the rising cost of textbooks, tuition, food and rent is a little more manageable now for rising University of Maryland, Baltimore County senior Keyerra Jeter, thanks to a June 1 raise in starting pay to $9 per hour for Gap Inc.'s 65,000...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 3:50 PM
With the turn of a couple shovels Tuesday, Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Whole Foods co-CEO Walter Robb launched a socioeconomic experiment in one of Chicago’s most downtrodden neighborhoods.
The groundbreaking at 63rd and Halsted streets marks a $22...