New Scorched Earth owner says local breweries' appeal now includes familiesScorched Earth Brewing is ready for summer. During the pandemic, Scorched Earth Brewing nearly doubled its space for customers by installing a large outdoor patio, and new owner Greg Doyen said the Algonquin-based taproom plans to put it to good use as the summer weather hits McHenry County.
Arlington Heights mayor: First review of Bears' Arlington plans right now scheduled for this fallAn initial public review of the Chicago Bears' preliminary redevelopment plans for Arlington Park is tentatively scheduled for this fall, Arlington Heights Mayor Tom Hayes said Thursday. "This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. ... Opportunities like this don't come along very often."
Batavia to use feedback to create economic, business development planBatavia residents, businesses and organizations are helping the city create a new Economic Development Strategic Plan by participating in a series of focus groups.
Bibibop Asian Grill coming to Vernon HillsA familiar building on the perimeter of Hawthorn Mall in Vernon Hills will be getting a makeover for a restaurant new to the village's considerable roster of eateries.
Fuel retailers sue over requirement to post about tax freezeIllinois fuel retailers argued in a lawsuit filed Thursday that a requirement to post signs alerting consumers about a six-month freeze in the state motor-fuel tax unconstitutionally compels them to promote Gov. J.B. Pritzker's reelection campaign.
More Suburban Business News
Lawsuit alleges developers for Fox River Grove apartment complex have not paid contractorsThe contractor that built the concrete foundation for a new apartment complex in Fox River Grove, whose further construction has been on hold for permitting reasons, accused the developer of never paying them for the work.
New venues in Kildeer, Buffalo Grove show indoor golf's growth in the suburbsYou don't have to risk sunburn or strain your knees trudging from hole to hole to enjoy golf. The Barrington Area Chamber of Commerce gathered last week for a ribbon-cutting ceremony and open house for the new indoor golf venue X-Golf, 20771 N Rand Road in Kildeer.
Hanover Park townhome community kicks off $10 million renovationThe Greenbrook Tanglewood Homeowners Association in Hanover Park kicked off a $10 million upgrade to its 76 buildings with a ribbon-cutting and open house earlier this month attended by Mayor Rod Craig and other members of the village board.
Kemper Lakes Business Center sells for $190M, highest price for suburban office site in 17 yearsThe Kemper Lakes Business Center in southern Lake County has been acquired for $190 million, the highest price paid for a suburban office property in 17 years.
D/R Services Unlimited celebrates 30 years in remodeling businessBack in 1992 while working for another remodeling company, Ron Cowgill formed D/R Services Unlimited Inc. to do some side projects. The Glenview company is now celebrating 30 years in business.