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McDonalda s US sales trail estimates
McDonald's Corp.'s U.S. sales funk worsened in November as rivals lured away diners amid the choppy economic recovery.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Re: What Microsoft PR said Monday morning
Take a look at my situation if you would: I was 5th in line at 7:00am in Oak Brook, IL.
The Doings Weekly
Christ Church of Oak Brook presents CarolFest
Chirst Church of Oak Brook hosted CarolFest on Sunday, a Christmas concert that featured sing-a-longs and the choirs performing excerpts from Handel's Messiah.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Drivers & Package Handlers - Looking to earn some extra holiday cash? ...
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Sat Dec 07, 2013
Mariano's Coming to Area, D86 Levy Criticized
Related: 2. D86 Flat Levy 'Appears Most Unwise': Letter : A letter from two Hinsdale residents criticizes the District 86 Board of Education for its decision to freeze this year's levy.
Marquette launches national search for its next president
For the first time, Marquette University is using a national executive search firm as it sizes up candidates to become the school's 24th president.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Violent Home Invasion in LG Park, Oak Brook Robber Sentenced: Crime Catch-Up
For those readers interested in keeping up on local crime, Patch has compiled all of the crime stories published this week on Burr Ridge Patch and other nearby sites.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
The Charlotte Observer
Fast food workers, activists protest for "supersized" wages
About 50 fast food workers and activists protested Thursday in the drizzle outside a Burger King on Wilkinson Blvd., demanding $15-an-hour wages and, they said, more respect.
Server Farm Purchases Oak Brook Technology Center In Suburban Chicago For $16.25 Million
The 194,178-square-foot, two-building office complex is located at 800 and 810 Jorie Blvd. in , managing director of Transwestern.
Railroad and Shipper executives headline winter meeting of Midwest Association of Rail Shippers
"Rail Shipping-Powering America's Economy" will be the theme of The Midwest Association of Rail Shippers 2014 Winter Meeting to be held January 1516 at the Oak Brook Hills ResortChicago in Oak Brook, IL.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Local candidates line up for 2014 election
March will bring the determination of the campaigning landscape for the next election cycle, when numerous local residents will go head-to-head in primary contests for the county, state and national offices that will be filled in November's balloting.
DUI for Driver Found on Hinsdale Train Tracks
A 17-year-old male juvenile from Clarendon Hills and a 17-year-old male juvenile from Willowbrook were charged with unlawful use of alcohol after they were observed to be under the influence of alcohol during a traffic stop for disobeying a stop sign near the intersection of 55th and Garfield streets at 12:33 a.m., police said.
The Business Ledger
Oakbrook Terrace hotels plan charity events
Business Ledger Staff Report OAKBROOK TERRACE -- As the Salvation Army is well into its annual Red Kettle Campaign this month, the hotels of Oakbrook Terrace will be out in full force this holiday season in support of the Salvation Army Oakbrook Terrace Corps Community Center.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
He Calls Himself Tex, But He's an Illinoisan Through and Through
Did you know Chicago was named for a wild garlic plant? The only president born in Illinois was Ronald Reagan? The ferris wheel, processed cheese, the game of softball, the fly swatter, the upright silo and the automatic dishwasher were all invented by Illinoisans? You'll find these stories and hundreds more in Roadside History of Illinois , an ... (more)
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Filing deadline today for primary election
Countywide seats up for grabs in DuPage include the positions of county board chairman, treasurer, sheriff, county clerk and superintendent of schools.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
'The Snow Queen' Playing This Week at Theatre of Western Springs
Click on the links to see the events' Patch listings and get more information. Want your event to be featured in a future edition of The Week Ahead? Post it now to the Western Springs Patch events calendar ! Have a great week! LaGrange Babe Ruth Registration -December 2, 2013, 7:00 PM Add To Your Calendar -Sedgwick Park 47th and East LaGrange, IL ... (more)
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Stunned by the record-breaking 43 heroin deaths in DuPage County this year, the county board has set aside $100,000 for a public education campaign for preventing heroin use.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
The Business Ledger
DuPage CVB to help raise funds for Ronald McDonald House
Business Ledger Report OAK BROOK - The DuPage Convention & Visitors Bureau is pitching in to raise money in support of the efforts of Ronald McDonald House Charities of Chicagoland & Northwest Indiana to provide a "home away from home" for families of children with complex medical needs in area hospitals.
Black Friday living up to expectations so far
What a steal! A Vera Bradley purse at half the price lured savvy fashionista Sarah Allen out of her bed to Oakbrook Center early on Black Friday.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
2 Investigators: Is Your Mall Safe?
It's a time for giving, but sadly it can also be a time for taking by criminals such as pickpockets, shoplifters, car thieves and muggers.