Plan to convert Grandt's into Mariano's gas station rejected by Arlington Heights board
The Arlington Heights village board late Monday unanimously turned down a plan to turn a long-standing mom-and-pop gas station into what they feared would become a high-volume fueling station with more traffic.
Geneva aldermen narrowly deny incentives for new restaurantA proposal to assist with the revitalization of a vacant downtown building was narrowly shot down by Geneva aldermen, some of whom expressed concerns over offering economic incentives to a new business amid the coronavirus crisis.
Grand Victoria Casino in Elgin becomes third in state to open sportsbookGrand Victoria Casino in Elgin opened its new sportsbook this week, becoming the third casino in the state to offer bets on sports since it was legalized last year.
Feder: Layoffs hit NBC stations to meet 'changing economic environment'On a day that Comcast-owned NBCUniversal reportedly cut up to 10 percent of its workforce nationwide, layoffs hit all three NBC broadcast properties in Chicago.
Chiropractic office approved for Foxfire Plaza in PalatinePalatine village council members Monday night will consider a proposal for a chiropractor's office with expanded services such as Chinese herbal medicine to occupy more than 2,000 square feet of space in a mall featuring a Butera supermarket at Rand and Hicks roads.
State investing $40 million in hopes of making Cairo port a shipping hubThe state is about to invest $40 million into developing an inland river port that officials hope will produce thousands of new jobs and turn the small town of Cairo into a major shipping hub.
July cannabis sales set record at nearly $61 millionJuly was another record month for marijuana dispensaries in Illinois, with $60.9 million in total sales.
Progress slow on virus relief bill as negotiations continueNegotiators on a huge coronavirus relief bill reported slight progress after talks resumed in the Capitol, with issues like food for the poor and aid to schools struggling to reopen safely assuming a higher profile in the talks.
Feder: WGN Radio boss bans CNN, Fox News and SvengoolieWith Nexstar Media Group's "News Nation" primetime newscast set to debut September 1 on WGN America, anchors and correspondents from competing networks may no longer be welcome as guests on WGN 720-AM, the company's news/talk station, Robert Feder writes.
Great Lakes to work on Louisiana LNG facility expansion- Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corp. recently signed a subcontract with Bechtel Oil, Gas and Chemicals for the Train 6 and Third Berth expansions at the Sabine Pass Liquefaction Project for subsidiaries of Cheniere Energy Partners.
Gurnee Antique Market to be leveled, replaced by hotelA developer has purchased the site of the recently closed Gurnee Antique Market near the highway to build a 114-room hotel, according to village officials.
Distributor pact expands PCTEL's global presencePCTEL Inc. has entered into a master distributor agreement with Welotec, a distributor in Europe and an expert in industrial communication and automation expanding PCTEL's presence in Europe, Middle East and Africa.
Business Ledger | Show me "more than" the money: Unlocking transition objectives for business ownersIndividuals want to maximize the value received for their companies, but what about engaging in proactive transition planning to better position owners and their companies to attain "more than" the money?
Show me "more than" the money: Unlocking transition objectives for business ownersIndividuals want to maximize the value received for their companies, but what about engaging in proactive transition planning to better position owners and their companies to attain "more than" the money?
Ron Onesti: Take me out to the ballgame … and concert hallBaseball is back … kind of! Who would have thought we would be going through all of this AND a 60-game season with no fans in the seats? This MUST be some sort of bad dream; somebody wake me up! But regardless, I love my baseball, and will take it any way I can get it!
Money sense: When memory fadesWith the incidence of Alzheimer's and other forms of cognitive decline projected to rise, this insight from Merrill Lynch Wealth Management could help you prepare financially for a day you hope never will come.
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from the staffs of the Daily Herald and the Business Ledger
- BusinessPlan to convert Grandt's into Mariano's gas station rejected by Arlington Heights board
- GenevaGeneva aldermen narrowly deny incentives for new restaurant
- ElginGrand Victoria Casino in Elgin becomes third in state to open sportsbook
- PalatineChiropractic office approved for Foxfire Plaza in Palatine
- Oak BrookGreat Lakes to work on Louisiana LNG facility expansion
- GurneeGurnee Antique Market to be leveled, replaced by hotel
- BloomingdaleDistributor pact expands PCTEL's global presence
- BusinessAbilityLab opens new DayRehab Center
- Carol StreamBrown brokers sale, build for trucking company
- AddisonTwo Addison industrial buildings sold
- WaukeganWaukegan company hands out 50,000 face masks and hand sanitizer
- Lake ZurichLake Zurich man thought COVID-19 threat was a hoax. Then he got it and needed new lungs.
- LibertyvilleBuy a car, get a gift card? Libertyville might try small business promotion program again
- SportsO'Donnell: State of Illinois should review all Churchill Downs Inc. licensing
- InvernessNursing home exec accused of skimming funds
Through the Film Magnifier: Bill Veeck, George Hamilton, Bridge Club, Stateville Prison riot and more
Through the Film Magnifier: Doug Buffone, Cloris Leachman, draft registration, aerobics class and more