The beloved Dan's Candies opened a shop in Mokean.
Small Business 2013
Sunday, March 10, 2013
Thursday, March 7, 2013
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Wednesday, March 6, 2013
It was a black tie celebration.
Monday, February 25, 2013
60-plus businesses featured their wares at the annual Business Expo & Health Fair.
The Mokena Chamber of Commerce Community Business Expo & Health Fair had a full house Saturday. More than 60 vendors set up exhibits to entertain, instruct, share information and promote their wares at the annual Mokena Chamber of Commerce event at The Oaks Recreation & Fitness Center, 10847 LaPorte Road. The showcase of businesses came with entertainment too from the Lincoln-Way East Madrigal Singers and Family Martial Arts, 8500 W. 191st St. Chamber Administrator Gail Bastas described the expo as a place where "local businesses will showcase their services and products." They came from Mokena, Tinley Park, New Lenox and Frankfort. About 350 people took advantage of the day, said Bastas. Get updates from these Lincoln-Way Patch sites:
Thursday, February 14, 2013
Mokena Community Park District will be hosting the Business Expo.
The Mokena Chamber of Commerce Community Business Expo & Health Fair will have vendors galore. The event, planned from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Feb. 23 at The Oaks Recreation & Fitness Center, 10847 LaPorte Road, is featuring a variety of vendors and offers an opportunity to showcase the many businesses in and around the Lincoln-Way communities. While food vendors and specialty shops will have their wares on display, the event is also a health fair. Medical facilities and related organizations are expected to be on-hand to assist event-goers with their needs. Chamber Administrator Gail Bastas described the expo as a place where "local businesses will showcase their services and products." At the same time, the community business expo & health …
Monday, February 11, 2013
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Friday, February 8, 2013
The Mokena Chamber of Commerce sponsored a ribbon cutting ceremony for Dan's Homemade Candies.
A dreary rain Thursday didn't stop fans of Dan's Homemade Candies from coming out to a ribbon cutting ceremony to welcome a sweet group of entrepreneurs to Mokena. Dan's Homemade Candies, 11400 W. Lincoln Highway, opened its third store along the busy Route 30 Corridor. The family owned business made their guests feel right at home by offering a variety of delectable delights as samples. The business, which is owned by Karen Nolan, is a family venture. In one way or another, the bulk of employees at Dan's are run by members of the Nelson Family. A sister and store manager, Kelly Bostjancic, makes sure that customers feel right at home when they enter the doors of the charming candy shop. The shop sells everything from caramels, English …
Thursday, January 31, 2013
Here's a recipe for dark chocolate sun butter ice cream.
Why not take advantage of the variety of fun events coming up. Peruse the calendar and see what catches your interest.
Every week we'll feature community events put on by local businesses and organizations. Are You a Business Owner? Want more info? Email editor Ann Piasecki or advertising manager Sharon Carr. THURSDAY, JAN. 31 How to Maximize Your Doctor's Visit, 6 p.m. at Silver Cross Hospital, 1900 Silver Cross Blvd. FREE FRIDAY, FEB. 1 Free Senior Citizen Tax Assistance, 10 a.m. at New Lenox Public Library District, 120 Veterans Pkwy. FREE New Lenox VFW Friday Night Fish Fry, 5 p.m. at Veterans of Foreign Wars, 323 Old Hickory Rd. Cost is $6. SATURDAY, FEB. 2 New Lenox Girls Softball Association 2013 Registration, 9 a.m. at New Lenox Park District, 1 Manor Dr. FREE Heartland Blood Drive, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Chicagoland Internet Auto, 410 N. Vine St. FREE …
Wednesday, January 30, 2013
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