The Gogo Building, formerly known as River Center, at 111 N. Canal St., on the north bank of the Chicago River. (Credit: Gogo/Facebook)

In-Flight Internet Provider Gogo Opens Chicago Headquarters

Gogo moved from the suburb of Itasca, Illinois, to a building in downtown Chicago that houses offices of other tech companies like Twitter and Uber. The site, which used to be called River Center, was renamed The Gogo Building.

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Caterpillar To Stay In Peoria, Expand Corporate HQ

Chief Executive Doug Oberhelman told a crowd of about 200 people Friday that after two years of study, the $55 billion global construction equipment maker will modernize its riverfront complex to include a three-tower building.



More Than 100 Demonstrators Arrested Outside McDonalds HQ For Minimum Wage Protest

More than half of the McDonald’s staff at its corporate headquarters was told to work from home on Wednesday, because the threat of demonstrations by minimum wage workers forced the company to close an office building.


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ADM To Open Headquarters In Chicago

Archer Daniels Midland Company will move its global headquarters to Chicago, two people with knowledge of the decision said Tuesday.


Artistic rendering of UCAN's new campus in the North Lawndale neighborhood, which should be completed by the end of 2014. (Credit: UCAN)

Longtime Social Service Group Moving To New West Side HQ

A 144-year old social services group is moving its headquarters from the city’s North Side to a brand new facility in a blighted area of the West Side.



Headquarters Beercade: Pinball, Beer & Retro Fun

Headquarters Beercade, with it’s awesome drink selection and awesomerer arcade games, was already pretty… you know. awesome. Now, thanks to their expansion to include a “pinball alley,” they just got even more awesomererer!


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Cure For Boredom: April’s Best Events

Alright! Fine! If you HAVE to leave the house, here are some events you might want to attend. Don’t fall into an empty manhole or get attacked by a bear though…


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Clayco To Move HQ, Jobs To Chicago

Clayco Inc. develops and builds large projects across the country and it already has 280 employees in Chicago. Moving the corporate headquarters here from St. Louis will add another 300.


Headquarters Beercade (Credit: Sam Zuba)

Headquarters Beercade: A Tasteful Blast From The Past

I had been inside Headquarters Beercade for less than five minutes when it hit me: This place was unlike any other bar–or arcade–I had ever been to. Located in Chicago’s Lakeview neighborhood, Headquarters Beercade seamlessly fuses together spectacular craft beer and cocktails with classic arcade games…


Alex Okrent, 29, died after collapsing at President Obama's Chicago campaign headquarters. (family handout)

Obama Campaign Staffer Dies After Collapsing In Chicago Office

Alex Okrent, 29, had worked with Obama’s organization since 2004.


Kraft Products

Kraft Snack Food Spinoff Picks Suburbs Over Chicago

When Kraft spins off its snack food division, the new headquarters will be in the suburbs and not Chicago, according to a published report.

CBS Chicago–03/21/2012

Banners hanging outside the Sears store on State Street in downtown Chicago. (Credit: CBS)

Sears To Lay Off 100 Employees At Hoffman Estates HQ

Sears announced Thursday that 100 people will be laid off at its Hoffman Estates headquarters, despite millions of dollars in forthcoming income and property tax incentives.

CBS Chicago–02/16/2012

Mayor Rahm Emanuel, with Ald. Bob Rioretti (2nd-Ward) , announces Sara Lee's plans for a new headquarters in Chicago. (Credit: Craig Dellimore/WBBM Newsradio)

Sara Lee To Move Headquarters Back Into City

A major employer reportedly is moving its corporate headquarters back to the city.

CBS Chicago–12/08/2011


Armed Robbers Hit McDonald’s At Company’s Headquarters

Armed robbers hit the upscale flagship McDonald’s restaurant at company headquarters in Oak Brook over the weekend.

CBS Chicago–11/07/2011

Police Headquarters

Fire Department Offices To Move Into Police Headquarters

Between 50 and 60 Chicago Fire Department personnel will be moving from their offices at a high rise on the IIT campus in Bronzeville to the Chicago Police Headquarters down the street.

CBS Chicago–10/06/2011