FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                          Contact: Michael Cassa   630.729.0380 July 27, 2020                                                                              Tom Beckmann 630.920.4050 DOWNERS GROVE, IL- The Downers Grove Economic Development Corporation announced today that Goldfinger Brewing Company will open on July 31st at 12:00 p.m.  Goldfinger is a new production brewery and 2,500 sq. ft. taproom located at 513 Rogers Street in

A total of 187 awarded at least $150,000, according to treasury data By JOSHUA WELGE July 10, 2020 DOWNERS GROVE – Nearly 1,300 Downers Grove businesses and organizations received Paycheck Protection Program, or PPP, loans for financial relief during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to data released this week by the U.S. Department of the Treasury. Records

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Michael Cassa June 15, 2020                                         630.729.0380 DOWNERS GROVE, IL- The Downers Grove Economic Development Corporation (DGEDC) announced today that it is the honoree of the 2020 Annual Award for Business Excellence. The award is sponsored by the Daily Herald Business Ledger. The DGEDC was recognized in the Business Organization

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By BOB RAKOW March 22, 2020 As a public service, Shaw Media will provide open access to information related to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) emergency. Sign up for the newsletter here Local business and political leaders applauded Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s “shelter-in-place” order for the state, which starts at 5 p.m. Saturday through April 7, and is


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Below are some links to help you find information that can help you during this time: DGEDC Update from Michael Cassa Governor Pritzker’s Executive Orders: Actions to Combat Resurgence of COVID-19 Restore Illinois: Phase 4 Guidelines Restore Illinois: Phase 3 Guideline for Reopening Business Governor Pritzker Announces Plan to Reopen Illinois State of Illinois DCEO

Amazon plans big distribution centers in Downers Grove, Palatine By: ALBY GALLUN With recent deals in Melrose Park, Bolingbrook and Skokie, the e-commerce colossus is rapidly encircling the city with a network of warehouses as it pushes to speed up delivery times of everything from televisions to toilet paper. With recent deals in Melrose Park,

Posted on November 14, 2019 by Kristin Hiller in Illinois, Leasing Activity, Midwest, Office DOWNERS GROVE, ILL. — Crown Castle has leased 48,000 square feet of office space at Highland Landmark II in Downers Grove. The provider of communications infrastructure is consolidating all five of its Chicago-area locations into the new space. Highland Landmark II, located at 3025 Highland Parkway, is a 284,000-square-foot

The Downers Grove Economic Development Corporation is pleased to announce that Lisa Wentzell, Director of Marketing and Tourism, was selected as a recipient of the Daily Herald Business Ledger’s annual “Influential Women in Business” award.  Lisa was presented with the award at a luncheon on November 1, 2019 at the Oak Brook Hilton Resort.

For Immediate Release                                                      Contact: Michael Cassa October 16, 2019                                                                                   630.251.8607             CHICAGO- The Downers Grove Economic Development Corporation (DGEDC) announced today that two anchor stores, Golf Galaxy and Value City Furniture, have opened new locations in Downers Grove.  The stores are located on adjacent end caps on Butterfield Road.  The announcement was

By: Marie Wilson Rooftop dining and a reserve room for wine and food pairings join the Cooper’s Hawk aesthetic as the popular winery and lifestyle brand opens its 40th location Monday in Downers Grove. Cooper’s Hawk at 1801 Butterfield Road will offer a roughly 420-seat restaurant serving a 150-item menu of American dishes fused with flavors from