Art Van Furniture largest of new stores coming to Downers Grove Art Van Furniture will open a store at 1021 Butterfield Road in Downers Grove. By Annemarie Mannion, Chicago Tribune June 18, 2015 The village of Downers Grove has some good news on the retail front. Three chains are opening new stores in the village.

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 11, 2015     Lt. Governor Sanguinetti to Speak at DGEDC Annual Luncheon               DOWNERS GROVE, IL- The Downers Grove Economic Development Corporation (DGEDC) announced today that Lt. Governor Evelyn Sanguinetti will be the Keynote Speaker at the DGEDC Annual Luncheon on June 18.  The event will be held at the

Michaels Signs Lease in Downers Grove The location is expected to open August 2015.   By MORGAN SEARLES (Patch Staff)June 10, 2015   Michaels signed a lease for a 19,940 square-foot location in Finley Square at the northeast corner of Butterfield and Finley Roads in Downers Grove. The center is anchored by Bed Bath & Beyond, PetSmart

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Mayor Martin Tully and Michael Cassa, President and CEO of the DGEDC, were two of the featured guests on the Roe Conn Show on WGN during their “Hometown Voices” visit to Downers Grove. Click to listen

February 04, 2015 Fresh Thyme to move HQ to Downers Grove By Micah Maidenberg Chicago Tribune An organic grocer that plans an ambitious expansion across the Midwest has inked deals for two more Chicago-area stores as it prepares to move its headquarters to Downers Grove from Phoenix. As its expansion ramps up, the grocer will shift

Good Samaritan Hospital announces $78 million addition

Announcement made at annual EDC luncheon

Published: Tuesday, July 2, 2014 11:55 a.m. CDT


DOWNERS GROVE – Advocate Health Care plans to build a $78 million expansion of its Good Samaritan Hospital in Downers Grove later this year, hospital president Dave Fox announced Thursday at the Downers Grove Economic Development Corporation’s annual luncheon.
Good Samaritan’s parent company, Advocate Healthcare, also received one of three 2014 Cornerstone Awards given at the luncheon to businesses that completed impactful economic development projects in Downers Grove in the last year.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 19,2013 DGEDC MOVES OFFICE TO DOWNTOWN DOWNERS GROVE DOWNERS GROVE, IL- The Downers Grove Economic Development Corporation (DGEDC) and the Downers Grove Visitors Bureau have moved their office to downtown Downers Grove. The DGEDC is now located in the Charles Place building at 5159 Mochel, one block south of Curtiss. The new DGEDC office

Story Printed from   Jerry Kleiner opens Latin eatery in Downers Grove By Meghan Morris October 22, 2013 Longtime Chicago restaurateur Jerry Kleiner opened a Latin-themed restaurant in Downers Grove Oct. 15 with little fanfare. The restaurant, Barbakoa, in a former Buona Beef on Butterfield Road, mixes global Spanish influences , with a menu

  For Immediate Release June 26, 2013   DGEDC Presents Cornerstone Awards at Annual Luncheon Downers Grove, IL-The Downers Grove Economic Development presented its Cornerstone Awards today at the DGEDC Annual Luncheon. The luncheon was held at the DoubleTree Suites Hotel and featured keynote remarks by James Skogsbergh, President and CEO of Advocate Health Care. More than