The stores to be shuttered are a Sears in Alton, a Sears Grand/Essentials in McHenry and three K-Marts — in Oak Lawn, Zion and Peru.
Northfield-based Kraft Foods reportedly the latest company looking for a incentives from the State of Illinois.
The State of Illinois is riddled with debt, Gov. Pat Quinn is spending millions to keep businesses from leaving – Sears, Roebuck and Co. possibly among them.
If you have held off on buying a new car because of the price, you have had plenty of company. But incentives are beginning to reappear.