Explaining the Exchanges to Employees Wona t Be Easy
As fall benefits enrollment approaches, employers will need to prepare for what one expert calls "the biggest change to occur in employee benefits since managed care": the introduction of public and privately run health insurance exchanges.
Mon May 13, 2013
The Doings Weekly
West Suburban Symphony takes on two of America's best
Music by two of the best American composers of the 20th century, Leonard Bernstein and Aaron Copland, will conclude the 66th orchestral season of the West Suburban Symphony in Hinsdale Sunday afternoon.
Sat May 11, 2013
New Wheeling HS principal named
Wheeling High School will be headed by a new principal next year, according to a news release issued by Northwest Suburban High School District 214.
Fri May 10, 2013
Fire extinguished at Nichols Aluminum, no injuries, minimal damage
No one was hurt, and property damage was minimal, when one of the industrial businesses in the Lincolnshire Corporate Center experienced a fire Tuesday.
Lincolnshire seeks restaurant, other amenities for Fresh Market site
Lincolnshire has put out a call for developers interested in two parcels sandwiching the Fresh Market grocery under construction at Milwaukee Avenue and Half Day Road.
Schneider Ties Student Success to School Rankings
Since taking office in January, Rep. Brad Schneider has visited six schools in the 10 th Congressional District and met with students in other places including his offices in Washington and Lincolnshire .
Thu May 09, 2013
Gurnee strikes another electricity deal
Gurnee has struck another deal with a company that will provide electricity at a cheaper rate than ComEd for homes and small businesses.
Northwest suburbs expect more energy savings for residents
A group of Northwest suburbs that banded together last year to acquire electricity for their residents and small businesses will save more than 8 percent over ComEd's published price over the next 12 months, a Buffalo Grove official said this week.
Family Friendly: Young actors perform in 'Epic' production
The Young Ensemble from the Academy @ Citadel Theatre will showcase their knowledge of the Epic Theatre performance style 7 p.m. May 14-15 at 300 S. Waukegan Road, Lake Forest.
Photo Exclusive: Backstage at the Marriott Theatre's South Pacific,...
The Marriott Theatre in Lincolnshire, IL, is currently presenting the Pulitzer Prize-winning Rodgers and Hammerstein favorite South Pacific .
Wed May 08, 2013
Music Institute of Chicago expanding in Lake Forest
The 83-year-old Music Institute of Chicago is expanding its music learning opportunities in the northern suburbs and picked Lake Forest as the place to do it.
Tue May 07, 2013
Glenview Nurse Charged with Stealing $255,000 From Lincolnshire Man
Lincolnshire police arrested a Glenview woman for stealing $255,000 from a Lincolnshire man while working as his full-time nurse , Daily Herald reported.
Mon May 06, 2013
Police Blotter: Underage Drinking, Property Damage at Toy Store
ALCOHOL Four teens were charged with consumption of alcohol by a minor May 2 in Augusta Park .
Stevenson Krunch burger leaves customers salivating for more
Justin Kolpak, a Stevenson High School senior from Buffalo Grove, examines the Wakey Wakey Eggs & Bakey burger, one of four new creations from the Introduction to Business class offered on May 2 at Tom & Eddie's. The Krunch will be on the Vernon Hills restaurant's menu until May 31.
Sun May 05, 2013
Libertyville Resident Recognized as Advocate Condell MVP
Five Advocate Condell Medical Center associates were recently named Annual MVP Award winners for 2012.
Fri May 03, 2013
Family Friendly: Northbrook-On-Ice incorporates life topics
Stay "In the Loop" with Northbrook-On-Ice, 7 p.m. May 10, 1 p.m. and 6 p.m. May 11, and 1 p.m. May 12, at the Northbrook Sports Center, 1730 Pfingsten Road.
Thu May 02, 2013
The Business Ledger
Hotels, meeting centers boost their tech offerings
A massive touch screen that helps guests gather the latest news, media pods that provide an intimate seating for work, and audience interaction devices are among the latest technology that help business travelers do their job more easily.
Rock 4 Autism to benefit Lake in the Hills charity
LAKE IN THE HILLS – The fifth annual Rock 4 Autism event, which benefits the Lake in the Hills-based Northern Illinois Center for Autism, will be held Sunday.
Marriott Lincolnshire recovers from severe flooding
The 18-hole golf course at the Lincolnshire Marriott Resort reopened May 1, two weeks after the Des Plaines River and the creek that runs through the property burst their banks and nearly entered some of the buildings.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Seven North, Northwest suburbs to continue electric aggregation
The seven North and Northwest suburbs that partnered early on in the widespread electric aggregation trend have saved millions of dollars in the first year of the contract, so they've decided to pursue a second.