An investor might have scooped up what was just one more neglected HUD house on Waukegan’s South Side, but Barbara Karacic, who’s in the business of nurturing minds and bodies, pounced first and Beacon Place was born.
Northbrook-based Allstate Insurance Company is suing a former employee convicted of funneling more than $760,000 in payments to dead beneficiaries to his own bank accounts by changing their death dates.
LONG GROVE — The Long Grove Confectionery Co. was days away from closing when its founders, John and Heidi Mangel, negotiated its sale last week to Arway Confections, Inc. of Chicago.
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Second-period goals by Daniel Paille and Patrice Bergeron supported the flawless goaltending of Tuukka Rask as Boston beat the punchless Chicago Blackhawks 2-0 on Monday …Read More
Ashley Bell bends over backwards for scares in “The Last Exorcism Part II,” major stars get rude and crude in “Movie 43” and Dustin Hoffman Read More
Glacier Ice Arena in Vernon Hills will be the site of the second annual “Skating with the Starz” event to benefit the Advocate Condell Cancer Read More