Tag: Business

State rolls back LLC fees

The state of Illinois, reputed to being more of a taker than a giver, delivered a gift to small business owners and prospective owners just before Christmas.On Dec. 20, Gov. Bruce Rauner signed legislation that reduces startup, annual filing and other fees for limited liability companies (LLCs), a common organizational[Read More…]

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New frozen custard shop coming to Homewood in 2018

Halsted Street’s food options will make a swap next year, exchanging spicy for sweet. Homewood Mayor Richard Hofeld announced at the Dec. 12 board of trustees meeting that Freddie’s Frozen Custard will be replacing Taco Bell at 17601 Halsted St. You’ve reached subscriber-only content Register for free to continue reading  Free 3-day[Read More…]

Carl Buddig & Company recognized for family business success

Commitment to family and community won Carl Buddig and Company honors at the Family Business of the Year Awards program hosted by The Family Business Center at Loyola University Chicago’s Quinlan School of Business. The Homewood-based company received the Dean’s Award at the 24th annual event on Nov. 16 in Chicago.[Read More…]

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Duo’s to close soon in downtown Homewood

Duo’s Boutique in downtown Homewood will be closing soon, probably by the end of November or early December, according to owner Christine Ghezzi. You’ve reached subscriber-only content Register for free to continue reading  Free 3-day trial Already a subscriber? Log in here.

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The Skate Shop: ‘Cheers’ for the skate community

  Traci Janowicz-Lillis shows her favorite skates.   She has been involved in the Skate Shop most   of her life, which might explain why it feels like   home to her customers. (Photos by Eric Crump/  H-F Chronicle)  An older gentleman, a retired professional who suffered from dementia, used to stop by the[Read More…]

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Rabid Brewing anticipation to pay off Friday as grand opening begins

The beer is flowing. Rabid Brewing’s longer-than-expected development period is about to come to an end. On Friday, Oct. 13, and Saturday, Oct. 14, the craft brewery will host its grand opening festivities. You’ve reached subscriber-only content Register for free to continue reading  Free 3-day trial Already a subscriber? Log in here.

Winter events

FRIDAY, DEC. 9

SATURDAY, DEC. 10

  • Nanny Nikki holiday music program at Flossmoor Public Library, 1000 Sterling Ave., at 11 a.m.
  • Miracle on Martin in downtown Homewood, 3 to 6 p.m.

 

 

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