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  • Barrington developer denies poaching local businesses Aug 21, 2014 6:21 PM
    Developers behind the long-awaited retail project at Hough and Main streets in downtown Barrington are denying local building owners’ claims they’re trying to poach businesses to fill the 25,000-square-foot space.

  • Work to begin next week on Hough-Main project in Barrington Aug 20, 2014 5:40 PM
    Construction will begin Monday on a long-awaited retail development at Hough and Main streets in downtown Barrington, the village announced Wednesday. The project involves the construction of two new one-story retail buildings and 132 public parking spaces.

  • East Dundee, Carpentersville continue Wal-Mart feud Aug 20, 2014 1:46 PM
    The feud over a new Wal-Mart proposed for Carpentersville continued this week when East Dundee filed a lawsuit arguing Carpentersville had withheld information in a recent Freedom of Information Act request. East Dundee, which will lose its Wal-Mart if the new one is built, argues Carpentersville did not include the retailer's application for special taxing district funding in the FOIA response. A judge will sort it all out beginning in December.

  • Walmart Neighborhood Market opens Wednesday in Des Plaines Aug 20, 2014 10:32 AM
    The Walmart Neighborhood Market makes its first foray into the suburbs today with the grand opening of a 39,000-square-foot store at 727 W. Golf Road in Des Plaines. “A lot of folks don’t want to walk the 150,000- to 200,000-square-foot building and weed their way through the apparel and all the other stuff," said Jeremy Arndt, the Des Plaines store manager, explaining the concept behind the smaller, food-focused store.

  • Chipotle, Starbucks moving to former Palatine Applebee’s site Aug 20, 2014 6:47 AM
    A plan to bring a Chipotle Mexican Grill, Jersey Mike’s Subs and a Starbucks to the site of a closed Applebee’s on Dundee Road was approved this week by the Palatine village council. In addition to the restaurants and coffee shop, the new retail complex at 781 E. Dundee Road will include an AT&T store, a Menchie’s Frozen Yogurt and a medical office called Family and Immediate Care.

  • Medical pot growers competing for Bartlett site Aug 20, 2014 9:36 AM
    Four potential medical marijuana growers are clamoring to set up shop on a piece of vacant land in a Bartlett industrial park. The hopefuls have pitched informal design plans to the village, but the state gets the final say on whether one can open in Bartlett.

  • Arlington Heights approves downtown apartment tower Aug 19, 2014 5:56 AM
    The Arlington Heights village board on Monday approved a new seven-story apartment building in the heart of downtown with at least 15 percent of its units to be reserved for those who qualify under affordable housing guidelines. Parkview Apartments, 212 N. Dunton, will include 45 apartments in a mixture of one-, two- and three-bedroom units, two levels of parking and 1,254 square feet of retail space on the first floor, said attorney Rolando Acosta.

  • Marshalls store may be coming to Buffalo Grove Aug 14, 2014 7:35 PM
    A new Marshalls store may be coming to the Woodland Commons shopping center in Buffalo Grove. The owners of the center are expected to meet with village staff later this month to discuss facade renovations that would be done to accommodate a Marshalls store, village officials said.

  • New Moretti’s to open by spring in Rosemont Aug 13, 2014 6:13 PM
    The Schaumburg-based restaurant group that operates the chain of Moretti’s restaurants throughout the suburbs is bringing its newest location to Rosemont, and paying the village $3.4 million to buy the strip mall where the eatery will be built. Ala Carte Entertainment “had extra money and wanted to buy the whole center,” Mayor Brad Stephens said.

  • New restaurants, Arts in Bartlett breathing life into Town Center Aug 13, 2014 5:36 AM
    A nonprofit group behind art classes and a summer festival in Bartlett will move its headquarters to a bigger space downtown. Coupled with new restaurants, the arrival of Arts in Bartlett is ushering in a turnaround for Town Center, a retail and condo development that has struggled to fill vacancies, village officials say.

  • Red Wings owner, needing hockey-arena neighborhood, builds one Aug 10, 2014 7:35 AM
    Billionaire Mike Ilitch and his family plan to create an instantaneous neighborhood around Detroit’s new hockey arena and jump-start an economic recovery where other sports ventures fell short. The 250-acre project near downtown sets the arena apart from other U.S. stadiums where little or no related development occurred, or arose long after construction.

  • Fahey Medical Center in Des Plaines closes due to foreclosure Aug 8, 2014 4:22 PM
    A longtime medical clinic in Des Plaines has closed its doors due to foreclosure. An eviction notice from the Cook County Sheriff is posted on the doors of the Fahey Medical Center, which has been at 581 E. Golf Road since 1957.

  • How Ye Old Town Inn owner fought suburb, won millions Aug 7, 2014 6:37 AM
    You can't fight City Hall, the adage goes, but Tod Curtis fought Village Hall, and his side came away with $6.5 million. The 75-year-old owner of Ye Olde Town Inn in downtown Mount Prospect claimed in a 2008 lawsuit that village officials and a local development company conspired to seize his land and redevelop the area without him. “Nothing's changed me,” he said. “I'm still making great pizzas.”

  • Hanover Park ‘getting close’ to deal with Hanover Square buyer Aug 5, 2014 6:53 PM
    Hanover Park Mayor Rodney Craig said the village is "getting closer" to selling Hanover Square, an aging strip mall on Barrington Road, to a developer who plans to revitalize it. "(I)'m optimistic that we'll reach some sort of understanding and sale," Craig said.

  • Wheeling OKs Town Center deal; Argiris wants plans Aug 5, 2014 5:06 AM
    It should have been a joyful occasion. After years of uncertainty and delays, the Wheeling village board Monday approved a contract with Urban R2 for a $100 million redevelopment called Town Center. Yet Mayor Dean Argiris was impatient for some of the groundbreaking. “I don't want to wait two years; I don't want to wait one year,” Argiris said.

  • Buffalo Grove could get Lake County’s first marijuana dispensary Aug 5, 2014 12:35 PM
    Buffalo Grove could become the first community in Lake County to host a medical marijuana dispensary, if the state grants a license to Midwest Releaf, based in Gurnee, which wants to open the dispensary in an industrial area of Buffalo Grove near Milwaukee and Aptakisic.

  • Downtown Elgin business leaves, another moves in Aug 5, 2014 5:05 PM
    Spacetaste Gallery has left downtown Elgin and will be replaced by Mr. Cheaps Mattress, which is moving into the Chicago Street space in two weeks. HYPERLINK ""Spacetaste Gallery, which mostly sold artists’ works on consignment, moved out of 215 E. Chicago St. in downtown Elgin to focus on online sales, as well as promotions and productions, its owner Tim Solarz said.

  • Lake Barrington sets hearing on gas station Aug 4, 2014 10:01 PM
    A public hearing regarding a proposed Speedway gas station at Northwesy Highway and Kelsey Road will be held at 7 p.m. Aug. 14 at the Lake Barrington village hall, 23860 N. Old Barrington Road.

  • In San Francisco real estate, $1M won’t buy much Aug 3, 2014 7:47 AM
    San Francisco Association of Realtors President Betty Taisch has two words of advice for those who want to live here and think $1 million will buy them their dream house: Think again. It will barely cover the cost of an 800-square foot starter home that needs work.

  • Downtown Naperville dress shop moves to strip mall with 'facelift' Jul 31, 2014 2:29 PM
    A designer dress shop has moved from downtown Naperville to a location that would have seemed unlikely a few months ago, a vacant strip mall on Washington Street just south of Ogden Avenue that needed some work. "Yes, it needed a facelift, but as you can see with the new facelift it's brought life to the whole building,” said Sue Zanayed-Cerulli, owner of Bri'Zan Couture.

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