7 hours ago

Bensenville Park District wants to reconnect golf course with village

The 36-hole course at 500 W. Jefferson St. disconnected from Bensenville in 2003 after a yearlong dispute between the village and park district...

    Bensenville Park District wants to reconnect golf course with village
    After 15 years without a Bensenville address, White Pines Golf Club soon may be brought back into the village. Bensenville Park District commissioners on Wednesday unanimously agreed to pursue reconnecting the 257-acre golf course with the village. A public hearing will be held this summer before the village board votes on the proposal, officials said.
    http://www.dailyherald.com

14 hours ago

Naperville considers new regulations on self-service beer, wine taps

The council made no changes to the proposed dispenser permit and did not take a vote. A vote is scheduled for its next meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 17, in the municipal center at 400 S. Eagle St.

    Naperville considers new regulations on self-service beer, wine taps
    A trend toward restaurants allowing people to pour their own drinks through self-service taps is changing the way diners get their alcohol. Now Naperville is looking to change the way the city regulates it. The city council is likely to create a new liquor permit that sets rules for businesses that offer automatic self-service taps for beer or wine.
    http://www.dailyherald.com

34 hours ago

Enjoy poolside movies, concerts in the park with Geneva Park District

...June's Got the Cash at 7 p.m. Wednesday, July 11, at River Park, 101 N. River Lane. They offer a musical tribute to American country music icons Johnny Cash and June Carter...

    Enjoy poolside movies, concerts in the park with Geneva Park District
    Geneva Park District will offer a variety of programs this summer for the family, including poolside movies and concert in the park. For more information, call (630) 232-4542 or visit genevaparks.org. * Join them under the stars for free "Movies in the Park" this summer.
    http://www.dailyherald.com

41 hours ago

2 businesses with gambling request permits in Bartlett

May's Lounge, which already has locations in Lake Zurich and Hickory Hills, seeks to occupy the 1,587-square-foot space at 211 S. Main St., between O'Hare's Pub & Restaurant and Arts in Bartlett directly east of village hall.

    2 businesses with gambling request permits in Bartlett
    Both a gambling lounge that would serve food and liquor and a full-service restaurant that would have gambling are seeking permits to open in Bartlett within the next few months. May's Lounge, which already has locations in Lake Zurich and Hickory Hills, seeks to occupy the 1,587-square-foot space at 211 S.
    http://www.dailyherald.com

2 days ago

Family PlayShops to teach playing while learning skills at Children's Museum this summer

PlayShops sessions are scheduled to run in June, July and August at the DuPage Children’s Museum, 301 N. Washington St. More information can be found at dupagechildrens.org/FamilyPlayShop.

    Family PlayShops to teach playing while learning skills at Children's Museum this summer
    DuPage Children's Museum in Naperville wants to teach parents and caregivers how to help their children learn while playing with a new Family PlayShop program. Each of the museum's PlayShop sessions are four-week programs with age-appropriate activities set up as "a unique combination of a playgroup and workshop" for children from birth to age 3, according to a release from the Naperville-based museum.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

3 days ago

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5 days ago

  • Permit issued for renovation/alteration

    SELF CERT; RENOVATION OF EXISTING 1,332 SF SECOND FLOOR BUSINESS USE TENANT SPACE INTO A NEW BUSINESS USE VETERINARY CLINIC. SCOPE OF WORK INCLUDES ARCHITECTURAL, PLUMBING, ELECTRICAL, HVAC, FIRE PROTECTION - NO PARKING

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6 days ago

Weekend Heat Wave To Grip Chicago

228 S. Main Street

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425 S. Halsted St.

3000 W. 107th Pl.

5255 Main St.

130 S. Oak Park Ave.

4565 W. Harrison St.

    Weekend Heat Wave To Grip Chicago
    CHICAGO (CBS)- A heat wave is expected to grip Chicago this weekend, with temperatures soaring into the high 90's. CBS 2's Mary Kay Kleist says the steamy weekend will pack sunny skies and near record-breaking temperatures. Highs will push past 95 on Saturday, and the thermostat could reach 97 degrees for Father's Day on Sunday.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

6 days ago

Cook County Cooling Centers: Public Places To Beat The Heat

228 S. Main Street

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425 S. Halsted St.

3000 W. 107th Pl.

5255 Main St.

130 S. Oak Park Ave.

4565 W. Harrison St.

    Cook County Cooling Centers: Public Places To Beat The Heat
    Residents who do not have access to air conditioning, are encouraged to utilize cooling centers open throughout Cook County. Barrington 602 S. Hough St. Barrington, IL 8:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m. M-F Transport: No Barrington (Train Station) 201 S. Spring St. Barrington, IL 6:00 a.m.- 10:00 p.m. M-F, except for holidays.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

6 days ago

This week in Naperville

Brightside Theatre will perform the musical “Hairspray” at 3 p.m. June 17 and 24 at 8 p.m. June 22 and 23 at North Central College’s Theatre at Meiley-Swallow Hall, 31 S. Ellsworth St.

Helen Hawley, a carillonneur from Grand Rapids, Mich., is the featured guest performer at 7 p.m. Tuesday, June 19, at the Millennium Carillon, 443 Aurora Ave.

A.D.O.P.T. Pet Shelter will host a fundraiser from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, June 21, at Jimmy’s Grill, 245 S. Washington St.

Molly Page, author of “100 Things to Do in Chicago Before You Die,” will give tips on seeing Chicago at 7 p.m. Thursday, June 21, at the Nichols Library, 200 W. Jefferson Ave.

The Naperville Municipal Band will present its free summer concert, “In the Good Ol’ Summertime,” at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, June 21, at Central Park, 104 E. Benton Ave.

More than 100 artists will exhibit, sell or demonstrate at the 59th annual Naperville Woman’s Club Fine Art Fair from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, June 23, and Sunday, June 24, at Naper Settlement, 523 S. Webster St.

Author Deborah Reber will sign copies of her book, “Differently Wired,” at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 23, at Anderson’s Bookshop, 123 W. Jefferson Ave.

Fletcher Rockwell is the featured act for Naperville Park District’s “Concerts in Your Park” concert series at 7 p.m. Sunday June 24, at Gartner Park, 524 W. Gartner Road.

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American Eagle Productions will perform “Charlotte’s Web” at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, June 19, at the 95th Street Library, 3015 Cedar Glade Drive.

The Naperville Senior Center, Adult Day Services, will host a mini Relay For Life to benefit the American Cancer Society from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 20, at the center, 1504 N. Naper Blvd.

Tickets are available at the shelter, 420 Industrial Dr., or at the door.

    This week in Naperville
    Summer Place Theatre will perform the comedy "Bleacher Bums" at 3 p.m. Sunday, June 17, at the Naperville Central High School auditorium, 440 W. Aurora Ave. Tickets are $20 for adults, $15 for students and seniors and $10 for children. For more information, go to www.summerplacetheatre.org.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

6 days ago

Cook County Cooling Centers: Public Places To Beat The Heat

228 S. Main Street

This article has 5 other Chicago locations (Show)

425 S. Halsted St.

3000 W. 107th Pl.

5255 Main St.

130 S. Oak Park Ave.

4565 W. Harrison St.

    Cook County Cooling Centers: Public Places To Beat The Heat
    Residents who do not have access to air conditioning, are encouraged to utilize cooling centers open throughout Cook County. Barrington 602 S. Hough St. Barrington, IL 8:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m. M-F Transport: No Barrington (Train Station) 201 S. Spring St. Barrington, IL 6:00 a.m.- 10:00 p.m. M-F, except for holidays.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

6 days ago

Naperville Park District considering indoor pool possibilities

Both YMCA facilities in Naperville -- Kroehler at 34 S. Washington St. and Fry at 2120 95th St. -- include pools. But McGury said YMCA officials have been "pretty public" that the Kroehler facility "is going to close at some point."

    Naperville Park District considering indoor pool possibilities
    Respondents to a Naperville Park District survey ranked an indoor pool tops on their list of what they'd like to see at the future Southwest Community Park. But preliminary plans for the 33-acre park as approved by park commissioners do not include an indoor swimming option.
    http://www.dailyherald.com

6 days ago

This Week in Naperville

Brightside Theatre will perform the musical “Hairspray” at 3 p.m. Sunday, June 17, at 8 p.m. Friday, June 22, and Saturday, June 23, and at 3 p.m. Saturday, June 23, and Sunday, June 24, in North Central College’s Theatre at Meiley-Swallow Hall, 31 S. Ellsworth St.

Helen Hawley, a carillonneur from Grand Rapids, Mich., is the featured guest performer at 7 p.m. Tuesday, June 19, at the Millennium Carillon, 443 Aurora Ave.

A.D.O.P.T. Pet Shelter will host a fundraiser from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, June 21, at Jimmy’s Grill, 245 S. Washington St.

Molly Page, author of “100 Things to Do in Chicago Before You Die,” will give tips on seeing Chicago at 7 p.m. Thursday, June 21, at the Nichols Library, 200 W. Jefferson Ave.

The Naperville Municipal Band will present its free summer concert, “In the Good Ol’ Summertime,” at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, June 21, at Central Park, 104 E. Benton Ave.

More than 100 artists will exhibit, sell or demonstrate at the 59th annual Naperville Woman’s Club Fine Art Fair from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, June 23, and Sunday, June 24, at Naper Settlement, 523 S. Webster St.

Author Deborah Reber will sign copies of her book, “Differently Wired,” at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 23, at Anderson’s Bookshop, 123 W. Jefferson Ave.

Fletcher Rockwell is the featured act for Naperville Park District’s “Concerts in Your Park” concert series at 7 p.m. Sunday June 24, at Gartner Park, 524 W. Gartner Road.

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American Eagle Productions will perform “Charlotte’s Web” at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, June 19, at the 95th Street Library, 3015 Cedar Glade Dr.

The Naperville Senior Center, Adult Day Services, will host a mini Relay For Life to benefit the American Cancer Society from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 20, at the center, 1504 N. Naper Blvd., Suite 120.

Tickets are available at the shelter, 420 Industrial Dr., or at the door.

    This Week in Naperville
    Summer Place Theatre will perform the comedy "Bleacher Bums" at 3 p.m. Sunday, June 17, at the Naperville Central High School auditorium, 440 W. Aurora Ave. Tickets are $20 for adults, $15 for students and seniors and $10 for children. For more information, go to www.summerplacetheatre.org.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

Jun 14

Fox Valley police reports

• A toolbox containing various tools, valued about $1,000 total, was reported stolen June 6 out of a Dundee Township Park District truck parked at 21 N. Washington St.

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• A resident on the 400 block of Blackhawk Avenue reported June 8 that someone drove a vehicle in circles on his lawn and damaged the apple tree in his front yard.

    Fox Valley police reports
    Carmen Segovia, 31, of Elgin was charged Sunday with retail theft, Carpentersville records show. She is accused of stealing $73 worth of merchandise from Walmart on Lake Marian Road. * Marisol Zavala-Hernandez, 37, of Carpentersville was charged Saturday with retail theft, police said. She is accused of stealing $36 worth of merchandise from Walmart.
    http://www.dailyherald.com

Jun 13

Renting in the Chicago Metro area: What does $1,600 get you?

Naperville -- 2555 Carrolwood Road

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644 W. Arlington Place | Photos: Zumper

Schaumburg -- 1608 Orchard Ave.

    Renting in the Chicago Metro area: What does $1,600 get you?
    Curious just how far your dollar goes in the Chicago metro area? We compared what $1,600 might get you in Chicago, Aurora, Naperville and Schaumburg, using data from rental site Zumper to get a sense of what to expect when it comes to hunting down an apartment in the area.
    http://abc7chicago.com

Jun 13

Anderson's Bookshop to Host "Good Morning America's" Linsey Davis with New Book

...Naperville on Sunday, July 22 at 2:00 p.m. Anderson's is located at 123 W. Jefferson Ave. Phone: (630) 355-2665...

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...store has been helping Naperville readers for six generations. Additional locations include Downers Grove, at 5112 Main Street (630)-963-2665 and La Grange, at 26 S. La Grange Rd. (708) 582-6353...

    Anderson's Bookshop to Host "Good Morning America's" Linsey Davis with New Book
    Bulletin Board: A Post From the Community | Simple lessons of appreciation for the world around us are at the heart of new picture book by "Good Morning America" news correspondent, Linsey Davis. Davis will share her inspirational new book, The World is Awake, with fans at Anderson's Bookshop in the heart of downtown Naperville on Sunday, July 22 at 2:00 p.m.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

Jun 12

Community garden now home to farmers market in Fox Lake

The market at the Fox Lake Community Garden, 17 E. School St., will be open from 4 to 8 p.m. every Tuesday through the month of September.

    Community garden now home to farmers market in Fox Lake
    The Fox Lake Community Garden now is the home of the Fox Lake Farmers Market. "We're really excited to use this new setting. This is our community garden green. I think we are going to continue to grow," said Laura Linehan, assistant to the Fox Lake village administrator.
    http://www.dailyherald.com

Jun 12

The Sure Thing – $42 Prix Fixe Menu

244 South Main Street

    The Sure Thing - $42 Prix Fixe Menu - Downtown Naperville
    Enjoy Three-courses of both seasonal picks and Sullivan's favorites - all for $42. Mix & match our starters, soups & salads, and entrees for an incredible meal any day of the week. Sullivan's Steakhouse 244 South Main Street Naperville, IL 60540
    http://downtownnaperville.com

Jun 12

The Very Best of the City’s Best Places to Eat

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    The Very Best of the City's Best Places to Eat
    Catch the front end of our list of the city's 50 best restaurants, available in full on newsstands June 18.
    http://www.chicagomag.com

Jun 12

Complementary Yoga every Saturday!

lululemon 21 West Jefferson Avenue

    Complementary Yoga every Saturday! - Downtown Naperville
    Join us each Saturday from 8:30am-9:30am for a complementary in-store yoga class. Find your flow, and leave feeling refreshed and strong!Classes are open to all levels and taught by instructors from our Studio of the Month. lululemon 21 West Jefferson Avenue Naperville , Illinois, United States 60540
    http://downtownnaperville.com

Jun 12

Nora Fleming Now Available!! – SaraBoo Creek

107 W. Jefferson Ave.

    Nora Fleming Now Available!! - SaraBoo Creek - Downtown Naperville
    We are excited to announce that Nora Fleming is NOW available at our Naperville store! Just in time for Mother's Day and all of your Summer entertaining needs! SaraBoo Creek 107 W. Jefferson Ave. 630-428-3671
    http://downtownnaperville.com

Jun 12

Downtown Naperville Gift Cards!

...recipient) or purchased in person at Naperville Area Chamber of Commerce offices (Main Street Promenade, 55 S. Main Street, suite 351, above Hugo’s Frog Bar & Fish House), Pinot’s Palette (175 W. Jackson...

    Downtown Naperville Gift Cards! - Downtown Naperville
    Perfect for Teachers, Coaches & Grads! Want the perfect gift to honor teachers and grads and thank coaches? Downtown Naperville gift cards make the perfect gift! Available for purchase in any amount from $10-$500, Downtown Naperville allows them to choose over 150 downtown shops, spas or restaurants where they can use them!
    http://downtownnaperville.com

Jun 12

Pets OK at suburban farmers markets? Some say no

Similarly, the Farmers Market at St. John's Episcopal Church in Naperville caters to a nearby dog-walking population from its location at 750 Aurora Ave. south of downtown.

    Pets OK at suburban farmers markets? Some say no
    The combination of pets and fresh produce marks the start of summer at many of the dozens of farmers markets across the suburbs. The appeal of bringing the family pooch to the hometown farmstand seems so strong that some markets are beginning to promote themselves as pet-friendly, while others boast purveyors of organic, natural or locally made dog treats.
    http://www.dailyherald.com

Jun 11

'A legend of Mount Prospect': Blind roller derby champion Sammy Skobel dies at 92

Friends are invited to celebrate Skobel's life from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday at Mount Prospect's Brick City Tavern, 34 S. Main St. -- the site of the original Sammy Skobel's Hot Dogs Plus.

    'A legend of Mount Prospect': Blind roller derby champion Sammy Skobel dies at 92
    Sammy Skobel lost his eyesight in the beginning of his life. At the end, it was his memory. Yet neither setback stopped him from seizing on a life of love and family, roller derby and hot dogs, beating the odds and empowering the blind.
    http://www.dailyherald.com

Jun 11

'He was a legend of Mount Prospect;' Blind roller derby champion Sammy Skobel dies at 92

Friends are invited to celebrate Sammy's life from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday, at Mount Prospect's Brick City Tavern, 34 S. Main St. -- the site of the original Sammy Skobel's Hot Dogs Plus.

    'He was a legend of Mount Prospect;' Blind roller derby champion Sammy Skobel dies at 92
    Sammy Skobel, the blind roller derby champion and longtime owner of Sammy Skobel's Hot Dogs Plus, has died at 92. Skobel died in his sleep Saturday at his Mount Prospect home, several years after being diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease, family members said Monday.
    http://www.dailyherald.com

Jun 08

Naperville counseling agency expanding building size to help more children, seniors

In preparation for the construction project, SamaraCare will host a “wall-breaking” ceremony at 12:30 p.m. June 24 at its 1819 Bay Scott Circle, Suite 109, in Naperville.

    Naperville counseling agency expanding building size to help more children, seniors
    SamaraCare Counseling is literally breaking down walls to provide more mental health services to the Naperville community. Starting in July, the counseling agency will begin expansion into adjacent 2,000 square feet of office space at its Naperville location, bringing the total square footage to 6,700.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

Jun 08

Five things to do in the western suburbs June 15-20

Zoom zoom zoom: The annual Downtown Naperville Classic Car Show will be held from 9 a.m.-noon June 16. At 175 W. Jackson Ave. Admission is free. Call 630-544-3372 or go to downtownnaperville.com/event/downtown-naperville-classic-car-show-2/.

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Eat some BBQ: Elgin Ribfest will be held June 15-17 in Festival Park. At 132 S. Grove Ave. Tickets are $5-$10. Go to elginribfest.com.

Funny stuff: “Vanya, Sonia, Masha and Spike” will be performed June 15-24 by the Woodstock TownSquare Players. At Woodstock Opera House, 121 W. VanBuren St. Tickets are $13-$23. Call 815-669-4499 or go to www.townsquareplayers.org.

    Five things to do in the western suburbs June 15-20
    Here are five things to do in the western suburbs June 15-20. Family fun: Oswego's PrairieFest will be held June 14-17. At 91 Plank Drive. Admission is free. Go to www.prairiefest.com. Eat some BBQ: Elgin Ribfest will be held June 15-17 in Festival Park. At 132 S. Grove Ave.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

Jun 08

This Week in Naperville

Naper Settlement is sponsoring its Hometown Picnic from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, June 10, at the settlement, 523 S. Webster St.

Brightside Theatre will perform the musical, “Hairspray,” at 3 p.m. Sunday, June 1;, at 8 p.m. Friday, June 15, and Saturday, June 16, and at 3 p.m. Saturday, June 16, and Sunday, June 17, in North Central College’s theatre at Meiley-Swallow Hall, 31 S. Ellsworth St.

Bestselling author Allison Pearson will sign copies of her latest book, “How Hard Can it Be?” at 7 p.m. Monday, June 11, at Anderson’s Bookshop, 123 W. Jefferson Ave.

Carillonneurs from across the world will present an evening of free music at 7 p.m. Tuesday, June 12, as part of the Millennium Carillon Summer Recital series at 443 Aurora Ave.

The Naperville Municipal Band will present its free summer concert, “Family Night,” at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, June 14, at Central Park, 104 E. Benton Ave.

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Midwest Dueling Pianos will perform at Naperville Park District’s 14th annual “Concerts in Your Park” concert series, which begins at 7 p.m. Sunday June 10, at Queensbury Greens, 1520 Brookdale Road.

A celebration of the Illinois Bicentennial featuring folk songs, stories and photos is set for 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 13, at the 95th Street Library, 3015 Cedar Glade Dr.

    This Week in Naperville
    The Naperville Women's Triathlon, formerly the Esprit de She Naperville Triathlon, is scheduled from 7 a.m. to noon Sunday, June 10, starting at Centennial Beach, 500 Jackson St. The event features a half-mile swim, a 13.3-mile bike and a 3.1-mile run. For more information, go to www.pem.events.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

Jun 08

New E-Bike Adventure opens in Naperville

Riders can book their rentals online at https://www.napervillekayak.com/services/e-bike/, and then go to DuPage River Sports Complex, 2807 S. Washington St., to park their car, check in and begin their e-bike ride.

    New E-Bike Adventure opens in Naperville
    A new bicycling experience is now available at Naperville Park District's DuPage River Sports Complex, which will give cyclists access to Naperville's extensive network of trails. The E-Bike Adventure opened Memorial Day weekend and is now taking reservations for 90-minute rides on pedal-assist electric bicycles, or Class 1 e-bikes.
    http://www.dailyherald.com

Jun 08

New restaurant to open in former Heaven on Seven space in downtown Naperville

While Mason and his father, with the help of others, have been working almost around the clock on the interiors of the 224 S. Main St. space, passerby have been popping their heads in to see what’s going on. The community has been welcoming so far, he said.

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Heaven on Seven has a Chicago location at 111 N. Wabash Ave. on the 7th floor.

    New restaurant to open in former Heaven on Seven space in downtown Naperville
    Six months after downtown Heaven on Seven closed, a new owner is transforming the almost empty space into Allegory, a restaurant featuring seasonal, local and organic fare, and trying to figure out what to do with all the hot sauce the Cajun-creole restaurant left behind.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

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