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Lush beauty brand opening Naperville store
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Lush beauty brand opening Naperville store

The popular U. K.-based cosmetics brand Lush is opening a store Friday at 119 S. Main St. in downtown Naperville. A popular beauty brand from the...

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Barrington Area Chamber announces 2020 business awards
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Barrington Area Chamber announces 2020 business awards

The Barrington Area Chamber of Commerce announced the 2020 business awards at its Annual Dinner & Scholarship Fundraiser Thursday, Jan. 16, at...

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Costco getting $5.5 million tax rebate to build second store in Naperville
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Costco getting $5.5 million tax rebate to build second store in Naperville

Naperville City Council members want a second Costco in town enough to pay $5.5 million for it in the form of sales tax incentives. The council...

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Arlington Heights proposes TIF district to give southern entryway a glow-up
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Arlington Heights proposes TIF district to give southern entryway a glow-up

Arlington Heights officials have proposed setting up what would become the sixth tax increment financing district in the village's history to help...

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Developer publicly denies role in push for Elk Grove term limits
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Developer publicly denies role in push for Elk Grove term limits

In his first public statement since filing suit against Elk Grove Village a year ago, local developer Mario Gullo on Monday continued to deny...

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Arlington Heights honors its everyday heroes at Hearts of Gold event
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Arlington Heights honors its everyday heroes at Hearts of Gold event

The annual Hearts of Gold dinner Saturday in Arlington Heights featured "untold stories of deserving people," Mayor Tom Hayes said, as he addressed...

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75 years after warplane's dedication, history buff brings pieces of Maine Flyer home
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75 years after warplane's dedication, history buff brings pieces of Maine Flyer home

After nearly a decade of phone calls, letters, emails and navigating other red tape, Len Johnson was finally able to reclaim pieces of a historic...

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State Rep. Michelle Mussman hosting open house at new office
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State Rep. Michelle Mussman hosting open house at new office

State Rep. Michelle Mussman of Schaumburg is inviting residents to join her for an open house at her new office. Mussman will welcome visitors from...

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Volunteers, customers sad about closing of Elgin's Shop and Share next month
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Volunteers, customers sad about closing of Elgin's Shop and Share next month

The upcoming closing of Elgin's Shop and Share resale store after four decades in support of the Ecker Center for Mental Health is emotional and...

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5 suburban spots that are now on the National Register of Historic Places
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5 suburban spots that are now on the National Register of Historic Places

Lombard's lilacs have some serious flower power. Back in 1996, a shoutout to Lilacia Park on Oprah's talk show added national exposure to the...

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Why neighbors oppose 5-story office building, roof deck proposal in Green Oaks
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Why neighbors oppose 5-story office building, roof deck proposal in Green Oaks

A plan for a 5-story office building topped with a roof deck east of I-94 in Green Oaks has posed concern for some nearby residents. Impact...

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Winfield closing in on deal with hospital for Town Center redevelopment
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Winfield closing in on deal with hospital for Town Center redevelopment

After months of frustration, Winfield officials say they hope to reach an agreement with Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital on a long...

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Don't bet on plan to renovate Wauconda village hall
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Don't bet on plan to renovate Wauconda village hall

A proposal to renovate Wauconda's village hall to make room for the community development staff likely won't move forward. The building, at 101 N....

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Ahead of auction, St. Charles residents, ex-employees remember Pheasant Run's heyday
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Ahead of auction, St. Charles residents, ex-employees remember Pheasant Run's heyday

There was a time when Pheasant Run represented St. Charles' future as a premier entertainment destination. Built in 1963 on what was once a dairy...

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'It was part of our social life': Residents, ex-employees remember Pheasant Run's heyday
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'It was part of our social life': Residents, ex-employees remember Pheasant Run's heyday

'It was part of our social life': There was a time when Pheasant Run represented St. Charles' future as a premier entertainment destination. Built...

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Proposed development would add 60 townhouse units to Lake Zurich
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Proposed development would add 60 townhouse units to Lake Zurich

Developers, appearing before the Lake Zurich village board, outlined a plan to build 60 luxury townhouse units and six commercial buildings on the...

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Judson plans to convert downtown Elgin building into retail, apartments
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Judson plans to convert downtown Elgin building into retail, apartments

A former bank building in downtown Elgin could be converted into retail and apartments, according to its new owner. Judson University's World...

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Why some schools get state grants to cut property taxes
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Why some schools get state grants to cut property taxes

Some suburban homeowners could see their property tax bills temporarily cut by as much as several hundred dollars through a deal in which school...

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Naperville working on 'user-friendly' update of land-use plan
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Naperville working on 'user-friendly' update of land-use plan

Some sections of the planning document that informs developers about the intended use of sites in Naperville dates to the 1980s, so city officials...

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Costco bringing second Naperville store to East Ogden mall
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Costco bringing second Naperville store to East Ogden mall

Costco plans to open in a decades-old Naperville strip mall, providing a major boost to the city's revitalization efforts along the East Ogden...

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Civil War-era tax ledger shows Lake County history within the numbers
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Civil War-era tax ledger shows Lake County history within the numbers

A tax ledger donated last week to the Fremont Township assessor's office offers a unique snapshot of a long-gone era in Lake County. Remarkably...

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Why basement company Perma-Seal couldn't relocate to Naperville
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Why basement company Perma-Seal couldn't relocate to Naperville

A basement waterproofing company hopes to sell the land on which it wasn't able to build a headquarters in Naperville. A proposed action by the...

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Two stores close, one opens in Algonquin Commons
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Two stores close, one opens in Algonquin Commons

As 2020 begins, the makeup of stores and restaurants in the Algonquin Commons shopping center along the Randall Road corridor is changing once...

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After delay, Glen Ellyn trustees set to revisit parking garage plans
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After delay, Glen Ellyn trustees set to revisit parking garage plans

After postponing a decision for two weeks, Glen Ellyn trustees on Monday will reconsider whether to proceed with plans for a five-tier parking...

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Why Libertyville is considering lowering price for sports complex properties
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Why Libertyville is considering lowering price for sports complex properties

Village officials will consider reducing the proposed sale price of the driving range and mini-golf portions of the Libertyville Sports Complex by ...

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Schaumburg taking new approach to preserving historic architecture
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Schaumburg taking new approach to preserving historic architecture

Schaumburg's dissolving of its long-running Olde Schaumburg Centre Commission this month is only the first step in preparations for a fresh look at...

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Possible plan B for Itasca hotel that Haymarket wants: Another interested buyer
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Possible plan B for Itasca hotel that Haymarket wants: Another interested buyer

Haymarket Center's bid to convert an Itasca hotel into a drug and alcohol treatment center took a twist this week when a resident said he would be...

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21 apartments proposed for First Street project in downtown St. Charles
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21 apartments proposed for First Street project in downtown St. Charles

Among the bustling businesses and pedestrian-friendly amenities that make up downtown St. Charles, a proposed four-story residential development...

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After video of overturning car, Arlington Heights to discuss speeding concerns with residents
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After video of overturning car, Arlington Heights to discuss speeding concerns with residents

Arlington Heights officials are expected to host a neighborhood meeting with residents of a stretch of South Cleveland Avenue near downtown who...

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Elgin council will consider forcing landmark status on 119-year-old building
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Elgin council will consider forcing landmark status on 119-year-old building

In an attempt to save a building dating back to 1901, two Elgin City Council members are prompting a discussion about nominating it for landmark...

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