Serving up lunch 'one student at a time'; Marlas Lunch takes combines school lunches with fundraisingMarlas Lunch is a virtual cafeteria that partners with local restaurants to offer school lunches at suburban schools.
Elgin Mall vendors hope to make a new home in East DundeeVendors from the popular Elgin Mall are pitching a plan to move into a shuttered Dominick's Store in East Dundee.
BizWeek: Illinois to pay down unemployment debt; developer plans to save historic buildingThe Biz Week That Was: Illinois leaders announced a plan to pay down unemployment debt. A developer has plans to save a historic building in St. Charles.
Urgent care veterinary clinic under construction in LibertyvilleA husband-wife veterinary team is building an urgent care clinic in Libertyville, which the duo says will fill a gap in services available to pet owners.
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25% of suburban Cook homeowners saw lower property taxes: See the median tax bill town by townAbout a quarter of homeowners in North and Northwest suburban Cook County saw their property taxes decrease in 2022, while only 7.8% of commercial properties there saw their bills go in the same direction this year.
A canine Chipotle? Barrington business offers restaurant experience for dogsBredwell, at 140 S. Cook St. in downtown Barrington, is a "Chipotle for dogs," says co-founder and Vice President Lisa Shade. The store opened in November and will host a dog-friendly grand opening from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday.
Panel recommends approval of TIF district for former Pheasant Run ResortA plan to implement a special taxing district to spur the redevelopment of the shuttered Pheasant Run Resort in St. Charles is moving through the approval process.
6 ways to make in-office time more effectiveAs the great "return to office" takes place, one thing we've learned is that while we may be returning to a physical office, we are not returning to work the way we used to.
Adventure park proposed for former furniture store in Vernon HillsA proposal to repurpose a former furniture store as an indoor adventure park with recreational activities for kids and adults is moving through the review process in Vernon Hills.