Archive for Will County

Naperville Ranks No. 9 on the 10 Best Cities for College Grads List

After the graduation caps have been tossed in the air, recent college graduates now begin the daunting task of starting their career. According to, Naperville, Illinois ranks No. 9 on its list of “10 Best Cities for New College Grads.” The list was created by using factors that would appeal to college graduates, including [Read More]

November 05, 2014 | Author: admin | Comments: (0) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, City of Chicago, Dupage County, Education, Featured, Locations, Will County

Nearby Naperville Named One of the Top Communities for College Grads has just announced their top 10 best places for new college grads, and nearby Naperville has earned a spot on that list! The list was compiled using the following criteria: • Number of 25- to 34-year-olds • Unemployment rate • Rental vacancy • Rental costs • Non-service jobs (better paying jobs) • Public transportation [Read More]

Local Farmers Markets: South Side

Downtown Chicago (link to post after published), the western suburbs (link to post) and the North Shore (link to post) are not the only places to enjoy farmers markets. Now, you can purchase treasures of organic fruits, farm-grown vegetables and vibrant hand-picked flowers on the South Side! Here is a directory of farmers markets on [Read More]

July 07, 2013 | Author: Mitch Levinson | Comments: (0) | Categories: Events, Events AOI, Featured, In the Burbs, Locations, Will County

Disabled Patriot Fund Hosting Annual Golf Outing

The Disabled Patriot Fund is hosting their Ninth Annual Golf Outing at the Green Garden Country Club in Frankfort, Ill. The event, which is the organization’s biggest fundraiser of the year, will be held on Thursday, July 11. The tournament begins with a 9:00 a.m. shotgun start, and golfers will be competing to win prizes [Read More]

Local Farmers Markets: Western Suburbs

Living out in the western ‘burbs, but yearning to experience what the city has to offer? Have no fear, farmers markets are here! Now that the summer is rolling in, local farmers and vendors are cultivating the freshest, most beautiful goods in town. Take this opportunity to experience the charm, excitement and color of a [Read More]

Illinois Homeowners Affected By Severe Weather Receive Recovery Aid

Following the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Agency’s announcement that federal disaster aid is now available to the State of Illinois, it has ordered federal aid to enhance recovery efforts made by state and local governments in areas affected by the severe storms, straight-line winds and flooding that occurred from April 16 to [Read More]

Illinois Building Blocks Program Expands

As a part of Governor Pat Quinn’s “Year of Homeownership” initiative, the Building Blocks program is expanding to include 10 additional communities. Now, even more low- to moderate-income households can benefit from up to $10,000 in down payment and closing cost assistance from the Illinois Housing Development Authority. In addition to Berwyn, Chicago Heights, Maywood, [Read More]

March 30, 2013 | Author: Mitch Levinson | Comments: (0) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, Cook County, Economy, Economy AOI, Featured, Locations, Will County