Posted on: October 11, 2017

Bee Brothers Restaurant to Occupy Former Applebee’s Location

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The former home of Applebee’s on Weber Road is getting a new tenant: Bee Brothers restaurant. A family restaurant serving breakfast and lunch, Bee Brothers will be the first foray into the restaurant business for the young ownership group, who also run El...

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Posted on: October 12, 2017

La Tortuga Feliz Aims to Please with Mexican Cuisine

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New businesses keep cropping up in Romeoville and La Tortuga Feliz is the latest to bring their offerings to the community. Located at 330 S. Budler Road, near the corner of Budler & Airport, La Tortuga Feliz, translated as “the happy turtle,” special...

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Posted on: October 2, 2017

Laser Products Industries Unveils Remodeled Training Academy

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Laser Products Industries (LPI), which manufactures laser measuring equipment for the countertop, cabinet, and woodworking industries, officially cut the ribbon on their remodeled training academy on October 1, 2017. The 2,000 square foot space has six se...

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Posted on: September 7, 2017

Romeoville and Lewis University Partner for Future Corridor Improvements

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Big improvements are on the way for Route 53 near Lewis University. The section of the road, which will soon be known as Flyer’s Corridor, will benefit from a joint partnership between Lewis and the Village of Romeoville.

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Posted on: June 8, 2017

Amazon Holds Official Grand Opening at Romeoville Fulfillment Center

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In September, Amazon opened a 750,000 square foot fulfillment center in Romeoville, which employs over 1,000 people. This week, they had their official grand opening, with a warm reception by state, county, and village officials alike. The Grand Opening h...

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Posted on: June 7, 2017

New Toyota Dealership Motoring into Romeoville

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The vacant 5.8 acre site at the southwest corner of Weber Road and Grand Haven Circle will soon be home to the new Romeoville Toyota, operated by Thomas Toyota.  On June 7th, officials held the ground breaking for the 46,000 sf state-of-the art d...

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Posted on: June 13, 2017

Romeoville Exhibits a New Business in Town

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The Village of Romeoville welcomed another new business to the community in June 2017: Metro Exhibit Corporation. For over 30 years, Metro Exhibit has worked with companies large and small to help bring branding and messaging to life.

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Posted on: November 30, 2016

ARYZTA Celebrates Opening of Distribution Center

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ARYZTA®, the third largest global baking company, held a ribbon cutting ceremony on Nov. 30, 2016 to commemorate the grand opening of its distribution center in Romeoville. The 193,000 sq. ft. facility adds to ARYZTA’s presence in Romeov...

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Posted on: August 8, 2016

METRO EXHIBIT CORPORATION MOVES TO ROMEOVILLE

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Investing in new real estate has always been a tell-tale sign of a growing business and that's just what Metro Exhibit Corporation (MEC) has done by purchasing a building and moving their corporate headquarters into the new space at 1308 Marquette Dr.

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Posted on: August 9, 2016

HUNDREDS OF NEW JOBS COMING TO ROMEOVILLE

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Romeoville continues to bring in numerous new businesses each year which have helped the community generate an average of over 1,000 jobs annually for the last five years. The most recent announcements include Amazon and Blain's Farm and Fleet, which tog...Read on...

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Posted on: July 26, 2016

AMAZON OPENS NEW SITE IN ROMEOVILLE

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The Village of Romeoville and Amazon.com announced plans for a new fulfillment center in Romeoville, Illinois. Amazon employees at the more than 750,000 square-foot fulfillment center will pick, pack and ship large items to customers such as big-screen te...Read on...

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Posted on: September 12, 2016

VALLEY VIEW RELOCATES ADMINISTRATION BUILDING

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At the September 7th Village Board meeting, the Board approved a special use permit to allow the vacant commercial building site at 801 Normantown Road to be developed into the Valley View 365U Community School District Administration Center. Valley View ...Read on...

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Posted on: July 9, 2016

ROMEOVILLE ADDS OVER $200 MILLION IN DEVELOPMENT AND ANNEXES 77 ACRES

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Development in Romeoville is stronger than ever as evidenced by Wednesday night's Village Board meeting. Village officials reviewed 60,000 square feet of Commercial with a total investment of $21 million and 1.33 million square feet of Industrial with a t...Read on...

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Posted on: June 1, 2016

FARM & FLEET

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An official ribbon cutting ceremony was held October 12th to welcome Blain’s Farm & Fleet to their new Romeoville location at 451 S. Weber Rd. The 122,000 square foot building is the company’s 38th store and the first in Will County. This location emp...Read on...

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Posted on: June 7, 2016

FRANCONI'S GROCERY/FAT RICKY'S RESTAURANT

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Construction is underway on the 10,000 s.f. restaurant/retail building at the southwest corner of IL Route 53 and Phelps Ave. in front of the Edward Hospital Athletic and Events Center in Uptown Square. The project is expected to be completed by the end o...Read on...

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Posted on: June 1, 2016

THOMAS TOYOTA

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Thomas Toyota will be at the Southwest corner of Weber Road and Grand Haven Circle. The dealership will include a 46,000 square foot state-of-the-art building with a showroom, sales and service areas. Construction is expected to begin this Fall.Read on...

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Posted on: June 7, 2016

PRESENCE HEALTH

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A Ribbon Cutting Ceremony was held on October 12, 2016 to welcome Presence Senior Health Pavilion and Family Immediate Care Center to the community. It is located on a 2.7 acre outlot, just north of Firestone and in front of Sam’s Club at Romeoville Cross...Read on...

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Posted on: August 4, 2016

SPRINGS AT WEBER ROAD

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Continental Properties has acquired 18.5 acres from U.S. Bank for the development of a 292-unit “Class A” apartment community at the back end of Rose Plaza located at the northwest corner of Weber Road and Renwick Road. Site construction is underway and t...Read on...

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