General Mills To Close West Chicago PlantMinnesota-based General Mills announced Thursday it will be closing its West Chicago factory, due to economic issues.
Plans To Close Petcoke Facilities Welcome News To South Deering NeighborsBowing 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.
Lansing Spinach Supplier Closing ShopA south suburban farm that is a major supplier of spinach to Jewel grocery stores has told employees it is shutting down after more than 90 years in business.
Rain Can't Keep Hot Doug's Fans Away On Last Day Of BusinessDespite the steady rain overnight, Chicagoans have been lined up for hours on the Northwest Side, to say goodbye to the iconic Hot Doug’s hot dog stand.
Hot Doug's Fans Line Up For Final Week Of Gourmet DogsMost people are having breakfast this time of day, but a number of people already have lunch on their minds as they line up at Hot Doug's Sausage Superstore and Encased Meat Emporium, which is closing for good on Friday.
Union: Northwestern Hospital Closing Cafeteria, Forcing Employees To Unfamiliar JobsA workers union at Northwestern Memorial has said more than two dozen cafeteria employees at Northwestern Memorial Hospital will be forced into jobs they weren’t trained for when the cafeteria closes in two weeks.
Hostess Closing Twinkie Bakery In Schiller Park AgainFor the second time in less than two years, Hostess is closing the Schiller Park bakery the famous Twinkie snack cake was invented.
Crumbs Bake Shops Close, Company Could Seek BankruptcyGourmet cupcake shop Crumbs Bake Shop has shut down all its stores, including two in Chicago, in the wake of multimillion dollar losses.
Hot Doug's To Close Permanently In OctoberIt looks like Hot Doug's, the holy temple of hot dogs located in Avondale, is closing. Not to be hyperbolic, but this may be the worst news. Ever.
Without New Funding Source, State Poison Hotline Set To End May 31Illinois, which was the first state to have a poison center, could soon become the only state without one. CBS 2's Chris Martinez reports.
Man Conceived At Des Plaines Oasis Stages One-Man Protest Of ClosureKevin Walters chained himself to the door of the oasis, and said to understand why, you have to go back more than two decades.
Final Curtain Falls For Most Dominick's StoresThe final day for stores in the closing chain is Saturday. CBS 2's Mai Martinez visits one North Side location.
West Suburban Barber Shop Closing After 103 YearsAfter more than 100 years in business, a west suburban barbershop will close its door for the last time, as its owner is trading in his shears and combs for a set of golf clubs.
Alsip Factory Closing To Eliminate 480 JobsBerry Plastics said the layoffs, which will begin next month, are part of a cost-cutting initiative that will result in five plant closings.
Joliet Area Steel Plant Closing To Cost 110 JobsThe Gerdau steel plant, once owned by Sheffield Steel, originally started in the 1860s as a horseshoe factory. The plant produces steel “flats and squares” used by manufacturers, fabricators and cold finishers in their products.