'Neighborhood' bookstore coming to Hawthorn Mall
Barbara's Bookstore will open Wednesday at the former Barnes & Noble location at Hawthorn Mall in Vernon Hills.
Volatile stock market spooking some older workers, retireesRecent turbulence in the U.S. stock markets is spooking some older workers and retirees, a group that was hit particularly hard during the most recent financial crisis
David's Bridal files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in DelawareDavid's Bridal Inc. filed for bankruptcy with a plan to cut debt by more than $400 million and a deal with lenders that will keep stores open during a reorganization.
Why mice love our suburban homesConditions in the suburbs are ripe for mice, especially as the weather turns and the coldblooded critters look for warmth inside homes.
Wisconsin offered Foxconn more than Virginia, New York did for AmazonThe bundle of financial incentives Wisconsin offered to lure Taiwanese technology giant Foxconn's first major U.S. plant is larger than what New York, Virginia and Tennessee collectively offered to Amazon for far more jobs, a comparison of the two development projects shows.
Lisle Allegra merges with Aurora locationLisle-based Allegra Marketing Print Mail has merged with the Allegra location formerly in Aurora to bring a range of services under one roof at the Allegra center at 2200 Ogden Ave., Suite 550, Lisle.
Naperville equestrian center expandingTrillion Equestrian Center in Naperville is expanding to a second location in Oswego, owner Ann Zaeske-Janke said. Zaeske-Janke is taking over the property previously called Harlan Farm at 3101 Roth Road.
A.J Oster names new presidentGlobal Brass and Copper Holdings announced Greg Keown has been promoted to President of A.J. Oster effective Dec. 3.
Fortune Brands creates trade scholarshipsFortune Brands Home & Security has partnered with City Colleges of Chicago to create a new Skilled Trades Scholarship.
Amazon 'lotto' winners in New York and Virginia see housing jackpot"It's changed from a buyers' market to a sellers' market just like that," said Rick Rosa, a broker with Douglas Elliman Real Estate. "The slowdown that happened in Long Island City is now not going to happen."
Are you a minority borrower? You might want to think twice about using an online lender.Black and Latino consumers pay higher interest on home loans than whites or Asians with similar credit scores -- even when shopping online.
A Weighty Question for Employers: Is it Illegal to Discriminate Against Employees Because of Obesity?Since the passage of the Americans with Disabilities Act ("ADA"), one of the issues which continues to perplex employers is whether obesity is a disability under the Act. The answer to this question is important for many reasons.
Weiss & Company LLC celebrates 50th anniversary in styleLast month, a crowd of over 300 gathered at The Glen Club in Glenview to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Weiss & Company LLP, one of the area's most enduringly successful accounting firms.
The most ignored retirement assetThe main goal of someone when they retire is to make sure they have protected the Longevity of their money, they can maintain a Lifestyle they are accustomed, to have the Liquidity needed to maintain that lifestyle, and to leave a Legacy to their heirs.
Suburban Business News
from the staffs of the Daily Herald and the Business Ledger
- Vernon Hills'Neighborhood' bookstore coming to Hawthorn Mall
- Des PlainesWhy mice love our suburban homes
- SchaumburgChicago firm acquires Schaumburg apartment complex
- AuroraLisle Allegra merges with Aurora location
- NapervilleNaperville equestrian center expanding
- SchaumburgA.J Oster names new president
- BusinessFortune Brands creates trade scholarships
- Round LakeRound Lake chamber lunchenon on Dec. 13
- Lake CountyReport: Manufacturing drives economy in Lake County
- AlgonquinStores opening early for Fox Valley shoppers
- Des PlainesCouple keeps their first car in original condition
- Des PlainesMouse prevention, removal tips
- PalatinePalatine chamber seeks award nominees
- BarringtonNew shoe store in downtown Barrington
- St. CharlesWindy City Motorcycle adds BMW and Royal Enfield
Through the Film Magnifer: Cheech and Chong, White Sox, Sunbathing, Roller Disco, Muhammad Ali, war protests and more
Through the Film Magnifier: Johnny Cash, Homing Pigeons, John Belushi, Ted Nugent, Marshall Brodien and more.
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