164 high-end townhouses coming to Bell Works in Hoffman EstatesNearly five years after the redevelopment of Hoffman Estates' former AT&T corporate campus into the Bell Works Chicagoland "metroburb" was proposed, village board members on Monday approved 164 high-end townhouses to begin the project's long-promised residential component.
Accepting Spring Hill Mall's reality: West Dundee trustees OK a new tax district for itWest Dundee trustees on Monday night agreed to create a new tax increment financing district for Spring Hill Mall. The new TIF district will take in most of the mall and some surrounding areas.
Debuts, hot hybrids and electric trucks: What to look for at this year's Chicago Auto ShowThe Chicago Auto Show speeds into town and opens Saturday with a return to pre-COVID proportions. Here's what's hot and notable this year.
New marijuana dispensary is 'wonderful asset': Crystal Lake city officials, chamber welcomes Ivy Hall to townThe inside of the former Culver's in Crystal Lake has been transformed with bright colors, a flower wall, tote bags saying "buy weed from women," psychedelic glass smokers, edibles and a retro gas station pump. The new business, Ivy Hall Crystal Lake, is pitched as a "sensory dispensary" on its website with staff describing its atmostpher as like a "ski lodge" or "speakeasy."
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Arlington Heights approves first two expansions for full-day kindergarten in District 25The first set of Arlington Heights Elementary District 25 school building additions to allow for a new full-day kindergarten program earned approval from the village board Monday.
Former longtime WGN anchor and suburban radio host Jack Taylor dies at 94ack Taylor, a TV news anchor in Chicago for more than 20 years who helped put WGN-TV near the top of the 10 p.m. news ratings in the 1970s, died of heart failure over the weekend, the station announced Sunday. He was 94. Taylor -- a former resident of Kildeer and Mundelein as well as Wisconsin -- also did work for radio stations in Waukegan and at the College of DuPage.
Now retired as Chicago Fed president, suburbanite Charles Evans helped guide the U.S. economy through turbulent timesAfter 15 years as Chicago Fed president, Charles Evans has earned a chance to relax and reflect.
Great American Cookies opens at Woodfield Mall in SchaumburgGreat American Cookies, the Original Cookie Cake franchise, has made its first foray into Illinois with a location at Woodfield Mall in Schaumburg.
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