Dow tumbles more than 450 points, wiping out all gains this year
Global markets tumbled Tuesday heading toward the Thanksgiving holiday as the weekslong swoon in technology stocks deepened and dragged other sectors -- including retail -- with it.
Craft beer store/cafe plans to open in downtown Arlington HeightsA craft beer retail store and tasting cafe is proposed to open next spring in downtown Arlington Heights as the second location of a small business that launched two years ago in Park Ridge.
Work begins on Bears-themed fitness center in Vernon HillsA first-of-its-kind Chicago Bears-themed fitness center in Vernon Hills is seeking members, as construction to convert a former Sports Authority building into Bears Fit is expected complete in the spring.
Wine tasting room coming to downtown St. CharlesA Carol Stream couple are opening a new wine tasting room early next year in downtown St. Charles, prompting city officials to consider adjusting the liquor code to accommodate the business plan.
Wheaton church has deal to buy Toms-Price furniture storeToms-Price plans to sell the company's long-running Wheaton store, a Front Street building that also houses beloved indie bookstore Prairie Path Books.
Romaine lettuce is not safe to eat, CDC warns U.S. consumersRomaine lettuce is unsafe to eat in any form, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Tuesday in a broad alert in response to a new outbreak of illnesses caused by a particularly dangerous type of E. coli contamination.
Why East Dundee won't consider controversial Water Street projectA proposed residential development that would have shut down part of Water Street has been met with resounding opposition from East Dundee residents and stakeholders -- so much so that developers and village officials have decided not to move forward with the project.
'Neighborhood' bookstore coming to Hawthorn MallBarbara's Bookstore will open Wednesday at the former Barnes & Noble location at Hawthorn Mall in Vernon Hills.
Chicago firm acquires Schaumburg apartment complexDraper and Kramer announced it has acquired North 680, a 180-unit luxury rental community in Schaumburg.
Hub Group Trucking earns safety awardHub Group's intermodal trucking subsidiary, Hub Group Trucking, has been honored with the American Trucking Associations President's Award.
Target's investments in the future hits marginsTarget's investments online, stores bring in shoppers but hurt 3Q profits
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.
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Suburban Business News
from the staffs of the Daily Herald and the Business Ledger
- BusinessCraft beer store/cafe plans to open in downtown Arlington Heights
- Vernon HillsWork begins on Bears-themed fitness center in Vernon Hills
- Carol StreamWine tasting room coming to downtown St. Charles
- Hoffman EstatesNew retail building planned in Hoffman Estates
- WheatonWheaton church has deal to buy Toms-Price furniture store
- East DundeeWhy East Dundee won't consider controversial Water Street project
- Vernon Hills'Neighborhood' bookstore coming to Hawthorn Mall
- SchaumburgChicago firm acquires Schaumburg apartment complex
- Oak BrookHub Group Trucking earns safety award
- SchaumburgByline Bank renews lease, expands space
- BarringtonWith help of volunteers, Barrington cafe donates hundreds of Thanksgiving meals
- Round LakeRound Lake chamber lunchenon on Dec. 13
- Lake CountyReport: Manufacturing drives economy in Lake County
- AuroraLisle Allegra merges with Aurora location
- NapervilleNaperville equestrian center expanding
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