| Aug 14, 2014
| 10:29 AM
A new publicly traded company, Xenia Hotels & Resorts, may be headquartered in Orlando.
The company was formerly known as Inland American Lodging, which owns the Grand Bohemian Hotel in downtown Orlando. It’s parent company, Inland American Real...
| Jul 23, 2014
| 10:41 AM
A Rockford woman was arrested on prostitution charges in Downers Grove.
Police arrested the 45-year-old woman at the Red Roof Inn on Butterfield Road on July 11.
In a heavily redacted police report, officers stated that they observed the woman...
| May 2, 2014
| 4:26 PM
Give mom the gift of brunch on Mother's Day. Here are some restaurants and bars around town offering brunch specials.
The Abbey Food + Bar will have a "drag-centric" brunch hosted by West Hollywood diva "Momma." All moms in attendance will receive a...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 3:37 PM
On Sept. 6, the Culver Hotel in Culver City will celebrate its 90th birthday. Designed by Curlett & Beelman, also responsible for Art Deco buildings including the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel and downtown’s Eastern Columbia, the Culver was once an...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 11:16 AM
The sun was barely setting over Koreatown, but on the second-story roof deck of the Line Hotel nobody was in the pool. That's because everyone had flocked to the adjacent greenhouse, which now houses Commissary, the latest Roy Choi restaurant in a...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 12:10 PM
A physician who is charged with public indecency was ordered today to notify the court before he is allowed to check into any hotels.
Dr. Jeffrey Frank, of Lincolnshire, appeared at a brief Cook County court hearing today where the conditions of his...
| Aug 10, 2014
| 4:51 AM
John Harney was a former innkeeper whose efforts to introduce quality specialty teas to a coffee-drinking public were highly successful.
The founder of Harney & Sons Ltd., he was an ambassador for loose-leaf tea, which he introduced personally, one...
| May 5, 2014
| 11:57 AM
In the brouhaha over a failed Fort Lauderdale condominium-hotel, Donald Trump is 2-for-2.
In March, a jury sided with the developer and reality TV star following a trial in which two buyers at the Trump International Hotel & Tower accused Trump of...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 5:10 AM
Atlanta-based InTown Suites Extended Stay Living bought four Savannah Suites-branded properties in Hampton Roads to double its presence in the market.
The company is spending $17 million on the four extended-stay hotel properties at 11715 B Jefferson...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 7:15 PM
Before developers could build Century City's first skyscraper, they had to scrape away vestiges of 20th Century Fox's back lot.
Steel-jawed machines ripped apart Peyton Place and the village where Jennifer Jones portrayed a French peasant in 1943's "The...
| Jul 25, 2014
| 1:26 PM
Plans for a new 205-room Hyatt Place hotel were filed with the Orlando city planning office, for the corner of South Street and Garland Avenue, next to the Ballroom at Church Street.
The owner of the project is Boston-based Tremont Realty Capital, and...