Primark to open Oct. 12 on upper level of former Woodfield SearsEuropean clothing retailer Primark will continue its U.S. expansion by opening its second Illinois store Oct. 12 on the upper level of the former Sears at Woodfield Mall in Schaumburg.
Portillo's plans for 920 new locations nationwide in the next 20 yearsPortillo's has upped the ante on their growth plans, telling investors Tuesday that they plan to open 920 new locations nationwide in the next 20 years. The hot dog and Italian beef chain currently has 77 restaurants in 10 states and will be up to 84 by the end of the year.
Sauna-based hot workout studio HOTWORX opens in GurneeA new 24/7 fitness studio from a fast-growing franchise offering guided hot workouts inside saunas is open at 6641 Grand Ave. in Gurnee.
Wrigley Field concession workers authorize a strikeConcession workers at Wrigley Field overwhelmingly voted to authorize a strike that could occur "at any moment." Around 700 employees at Wrigley Field are represented by Unite Here Local 1.
Lake Zurich board grants liquor license to gyros restaurantPapagus Gyros in Lake Zurich soon will offer beer and wine to dine-in and carryout customers, after receiving permission from village leaders this week.
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Proposal to build Texas Roadhouse near Gurnee Mills emergesA proposal to build a Texas Roadhouse restaurant near Gurnee Mills mall is being reviewed by village staff.
McHenry County Board votes to raise gasoline tax by 3.3 cents per gallonDrivers stopping at McHenry County gas stations in 2024 will feel a little more of a pinch at the pump. The McHenry County Board voted Tuesday to raise the county's tax on gasoline next year to 8 cents per gallon from the current 4.7 cents per gallon.
Kane County farmers share how technology has improved their industryTechnology has changed farming as much or more than any other industry. And it is changing rapidly, much in the same manner our computers, phones and digital interactions seem to upgrade daily.
Illinois group hosts solar town hall in PalatineThe Illinois Solar Education Association co-hosted a town-hall event with state Rep. Nabeela Syed this week in Palatine. The association's annual Illinois Solar Tour is set for Sept. 30.
Bill inspired by July water crisis in Lake County introduced in state HouseNewly proposed state legislation would require utility companies to notify fire departments when water supplies are disrupted.