Warren Buffett's Son Funds Central Illinois Zoo TrainIt's full steam ahead for a $2 million train track expansion at a zoo in central Illinois thanks to the son of billionaire investor Warren Buffett.
Warren Buffett's Son To Become Interim Sheriff In IllinoisOne of billionaire investor Warren Buffett's two sons is poised to become the interim sheriff of Macon County in central Illinois.
A New Confectionery Coming To Chicago As Mars And Wrigley CombineMars, Inc. announced Wednesday a plan to combine its chocolate and Wrigley segments to create a Mars Wrigley Confectionery in Chicago.
Heinz Buying Kraft In Deal To Create $28 Billion Food GiantH.J. Heinz Co. is buying Northfield-based Kraft Foods, creating one of the largest food and beverage companies in the world with annual revenue in excess of $28 billion.
Sister Of Warren Buffett Donates $100M To NorthwesternBillionaire investor Warren Buffett's sister has donated $100 million to Northwestern University, which the suburban Chicago school says is the largest single gift in its history.
The Odds Of A Perfect Bracket Can't Even Be ComprehendedIf dinosaurs started picking brackets 65 million years ago and survived, they still wouldn't have a perfect one.
Buffett, Goldman Boss Tout Small Business Program At Malcolm X CollegeYou might think people who own thriving businesses know a thing or two about reading a balance sheet or creating jobs, but a program at one of the City Colleges of Chicago shows us you're never too experienced to learn how to make even more money.
Morningstar CEO To Give Away Half Of WealthA Chicago billionaire is answering Warren Buffett’s collect call to give away his money.