McDonald’s is losing customers, as the world’s biggest hamburger chain struggles to attract diners with its higher-priced sandwiches and new offerings like Mighty Wings.
Sears’ flagship store on State Street will close in April, the company announced Tuesday.
The news casts a shadow on the city of Chicago’s plans to widely expand Divvy here, the Sun-Times reports.
Chicago’s Better Business Bureau has made a list of the top ten scams of last year.
Protesters want environmental watchdogs to punish a manufacturer on Chicago’s west side that they say is polluting, reports WBBM’s Nancy Harty.
Roughly 100 Evanston residents Wednesday night applauded a proposal to lease a historic mansion on Evanston’s lakefront to the state’s coastal management program for its offices and an education center.
The hot jobs for 2014 are out and this year’s list includes much more than the usual high tech white collar finance careers.
JC Penney Co. announced that it will be laying off 2,000 workers and closing 33 under-performing stores, including the store at the Stratford Square Mall in Bloomingdale.
The billionaire creator of Beanie Babies avoided prison Monday, when he was sentenced to two years of probation for evading taxes by hiding millions of dollars in a Swiss bank account that contained more than $100 million at one time.
Dominick’s had been a major benefactor to local food banks, and will no longer be providing donations to an annual effort to fight hunger.
Icy conditions Friday night and the explosion in the number of potholes throughout the weekend have made for some pretty busy auto repair places.
For 45 years, the name Margie Korshak has been linked to many of Chicago’s biggest events.
If you need to take your car in for repair be prepared to wait. Mother Nature has wreaked havoc with our vehicles and most auto repair shops are backed up.
Congressman Luis Gutierrez said Friday’s revelation that nearly 70 million American shoppers were the victims of a data breach at Target stores serves as proof more vigilance is needed all around to protect our private information.
Macy’s department stores announced Wednesday that it will lay off 2,500 workers as the company plans to restructure its business.
The Deep Freeze of early 2014 has triggered sporadic gasoline outages at some stations and is causing an increase in prices at the pump.
Snarfs sandwich shop employees who were laid off by email – three days before Christmas – demonstrated outside the company’s Prudential Plaza location at noon today.
Southwest was facing major backups early Friday, a residual effect of both the snowstorm in the Chicago area over the past couple days, as well as planes being unable to fly to many parts of the Northeast, as a blizzard hits there.
Things are bustling inside Four Farthings Tavern & Grill in Lincoln Park. Owner John Corry is answering phones every few minutes, confirming reservations and making new ones.
Four Dominick’s stores will be closed for three days next month and re-open under the Jewel name on Jan. 16
WBBM’s Comcast Business Class Newsmakers Series had Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes talk about social media applications and technologies to a packed Navy Pier Grand Ballroom on October 27th. (credit: CBS/Steve Hardy)
Cats! Kittens! Kittehs! We got ‘em all.
Newsmaker Series: Steve Forbes
Various photos form the Wintrust Business Luncheon