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The Empress Casino gambling boat makes its way down the Des Plaines River in 1993. (John Smierciak, Chicago Tribune / June 21, 2012)

Winners and losers: Chicago-area casinos 20 years later

The first suburban Chicago casino opened 20 years ago this month, bringing with it hundreds of jobs and millions of dollars in taxes, but also … Read more ›

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Patricia Cutilletta Named to Barron’s 2012 “Top 100 Women Financial Advisors”

Morgan Stanley Smith Barney announced that Patricia Cutilletta, a Senior Vice President –Wealth Management in the Firm’s Chicago Merc office, has been named to Barron’s … Read more ›

Jean Anderson, Prudential Rubloff Properties
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Jean Anderson Announced Sales Leader of the Month for Prudential Rubloff Lake Forest

Mark Pasquesi, Managing Broker of Prudential Rubloff's Lake Forest office, announced Jean Anderson as sales leader for the month of May. Sue Beanblossom, Stephanie Klein … Read more ›

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Sales Associates at RE/MAX Showcase, Lake Forest,Saluted for 2011 Success in Real Estate Sales

CHICAGO, June 6, 2012 — Sales associates at RE/MAX Showcase, 810 S. Waukegan Road, Lake Forest, Ill., recently received special recognition from the RE/MAX Northern … Read more ›

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Lake Forest Entrepreneur Michelle Shields Honored for Providing Outstanding Customer Service

As a business leader and involved citizen in the Lake Forest area, Allstate exclusive agency owner Michelle Shields of the North Shore Insurance Services, Inc. … Read more ›

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AmpliVox Relocates to Expand Manufacturing and Customer Service Capacity

To keep pace with customer demand for its rapidly growing array of products, AmpliVox Sound Systems will move its operations to a new, larger space … Read more ›

Buster Creative wins first place at the 2012 Diagnostic Marketing Association Creative Communication Awards in Chicago. (Pictured clockwise from top left are Mike Kite of College of American Pathologists, George Demet of Buster Creative, Alice Hlavin of Buster Creative and Jill Bye of College of American Pathologists.)
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Buster Creative Wins First Place DxMA Award

North Chicago-based Buster Creative, Inc. announced that it has received first place recognition at the 2012 Diagnostic Marketing Association (DxMA) Creative Communication Awards. The annual … Read more ›

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Comcast brings family and friends closer together with the launch of Skype on Xfinity

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Comcast brings family and friends closer together with the launch of Skype on Xfinity National Rollout Begins Today in Boston and Seattle … Read more ›

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New Business & Technology Incubator established

The new City of Lake Forest Business & Technology Incubator is emerging as a women’s networking space with seven women-owned businesses. One work space is … Read more ›

Susan Page Tillett
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Ragdale Announces Departure of Executive Director

The Ragdale Foundation, the acclaimed artists’ residency in Lake Forest, recently announced the upcoming departure of highly respected Executive Director Susan Page Tillett. During twelve … Read more ›