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  • How To Own Your Own Beauty Salon

    Starting a small business of any type takes time, planning, funding, and resources.  Owning a beauty salon in today’s competitive market doesn’t have ...
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 9:56 am
  • Local business briefs: Week of Aug. 23

    Berman attends investment conferenceJOLIET – Ted C. Berman, of Berman Capital Management & Research, ...
    Aug. 22, 2015 - 11:15 pm
  • Union donates time, materials to help Joliet nonprofit, school

    JOLIET – Apprentice instructors from the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 176 recently donated their time and materials to help l ...
    Aug. 22, 2015 - 10:53 pm
  • Tips when purchasing a home

    Whether you’re a first time homebuyer with little money to put down, or someone who won millions in the lottery and buying a home beyond your dreams, ...
    Aug. 20, 2015 - 10:47 am
  • State approved 49 Enterprise Zones, including for Will, Grundy counties

    The Illinois Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity announced Monday that 49 new enterprise zones were approved – but not certified – for this ...
    Aug. 17, 2015 - 10:45 pm
  • HARP loans

    The Home Affordable Refinance Program, better known as HARP, was developed to help homeowners who are current with their mortgage payments, but have l ...
    Aug. 17, 2015 - 11:19 am
  • Local business briefs

    NuMark holding mortgage seminarsCOUNTRYSIDE – A seminar will be held in September for homeowners loo ...
    Aug. 15, 2015 - 11:19 pm
  • New Lenox Chamber hosts ribbon-cutting at Edward Jones Investments

    NEW LENOX – The New Lenox Chamber of Commerce helped welcome Nick Alvarado to the New Lenox business community with a ribbon-cutting event June 24.
    Aug. 15, 2015 - 11:15 pm
  • Are Hair Extensions A Good Option For You?

    If you’re looking for a new look, but your current hairstyle is too short or your hair is too thin, hair extensions might be a good option for you.  M ...
    Aug. 12, 2015 - 12:12 pm
  • Morris Airport Committee talks second private hangar

    MORRIS – If all goes well in the next three weeks, plans to construct a second private corporate hangar at Morris Municipal Airport could get approved ...
    Aug. 11, 2015 - 10:45 pm

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