You don’t need to wear a top hat and spats when you visit the Chicago area’s newest grocery store, but you might feel like you should.
Hundreds of jobs were up-for-grabs Thursday at a job fair in Aurora. Chicago Premium Outlets is expanding, with 50 new stores slated to open late next month.
CBS 2’s Derrick Blakley takes a closer look at what happened.
Stocks traded significantly lower Wednesday following a global stock market sell-off and a nearly four-hour halt of trading at the New York Stock Exchange.
The iconic Marina City complex on the north edge of the Chicago River could soon become an official city landmark, after preservationists lost a battle to save another building designed by the same architect.
Owner Jack Koretas says he’s reluctantly calling it quits. “I just hate to think of retiring,” he said. Koretas said he’s loved running his namesake diner, but at age 87, he’s ready to retire
Gas prices in the Chicago area are heading lower and this trend may continue.
Traders yelled and shoved and flashed hand signals, just as they did in the movie “Trading Places.” But now the computer — faster, cheaper and not nearly as noisy — has taken over.
A government probe into whether U.S. air carriers conspired to control industry growth as part of an effort to keep higher ticket prices weighed on shares of major U.S. airlines Wednesday.
Bowing to pressure from the Emanuel administration, community activists and environmental groups, one of the two remaining storage facilities for petroleum coke shut down Tuesday — and the last is on borrowed time.
Minimum wage earners in Chicago will begin seeing a bump in their paychecks this month.
Stocks closed sharply lower on Monday as the deepening Greek debt crisis rocked financial markets around the globe.
Jerry Roper, one of the biggest boosters of the city of Chicago and its business community as former head of the Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce, has passed away.
Amtrak officials plan to open restaurants, coffee shops, and a grocery store as part of a plan to make Union Station a destination location.
Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle’s proposal to increase the county sales tax – five years after she won office by denouncing an identical tax hike imposed by her predecessor – has some business owners on the county’s outskirts worried they’ll lose customers.
Stocks traded lower on Wednesday as a lack of progress in Greek debt negotiations and concerns about stock market valuation weighed on investors sentiment.
Stocks bounced around the flat line Tuesday amid mixed economic data, stronger crude oil prices and continued optimism surrounding the Greek debt crisis.
The Dow Jones industrial average added 180 points, the S&P 500 gained 21 and the NASDAQ closed up 68 points, settling to an all-time closing high of 5,132.95.
The burger chain that put “supersize” into the American vernacular is slimming down: For the first time in more than 40 years, and perhaps ever, McDonald’s says the number of U.S. restaurants it has is shrinking.
Stocks traded higher on Tuesday as the Fed kicked off its two-day meeting and investors shrugged off worries about the Greek debt crisis.
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)
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Newsmaker Series: Steve Forbes
Various photos form the Wintrust Business Luncheon