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Welcome Nan’s Catering & Home Cooking to the Chamber

MORRIS – The Grundy County Chamber of Commerce & Industry welcomes Nan’s Catering & Home Cooking to the Chamber. The Morris catering business is owned by Annie Barrins who started her business with the hope of keeping family dinners alive. “My earliest memories were built around the dinner table with my parents and three brothers…

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Dock Rotz Tavern celebrates 5 years, announces 2nd location

MINOOKA – The Channahon Minooka Chamber’s recent Business Spotlight highlights Dock Rotz Tavern, which celebrated its fifth anniversary Aug. 26 Dock Rotz, located at 859 Ridge Road in Minooka, is a full-service restaurant and bar featuring high-end bar food with a family-friendly atmosphere. It employs about 35 and is owned by Carrie Beamish and Rick…

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Minooka TownePlace Suites is officially open

MINOOKA – Kinseth Hospitality Company (KHC) is pleased to announce the official Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening Celebration of the TownePlace Suites by Marriott hotel in Minooka. The grand opening ceremony for the TownePlace Suites by Marriott, 630 Bob Blair Road, took place on Tuesday, August 14, 2018, with nearly 150 guests in attendance. To…

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Illinois River Valley Red Cross gets new board member

The American Red Cross of the Illinois River Valley is pleased to announce the appointment of Glenn M. Nixon to the organization’s board of directors. Glenn is a real estate agent with a strong background in law enforcement, retiring as Senior Patrol Sergeant after 25 years of service. He is currently an Illinois licensed Real…

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Walmart celebrates grand reopening

MORRIS – The Grundy County Chamber of Commerce & Industry held a ribbon cutting last week with Walmart to celebrate the store’s new remodel and 30th anniversary. After three months, Walmart’s newly remodeled departments and expanded options have been completed. “We’ve expanded our food categories, home lines and furniture categories. We also have a new…

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Chamber Business Spotlight: Hester Street

MORRIS – The Grundy County Chamber of Commerce & Industry recently held a ribbon cutting celebrating the grand opening on Hester Street – a family venue in downtown Morris. The family-owned business opened its doors July 13 at 802 Liberty Street, Unit A, in Morris. Christina and Michael Hester are offering a location for imaginary…

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Business Spotlight: Channahon Lanes & Mini Golf

Name of Business:  Channahon Lanes and Mini Golf 25306 W. Eames St.,  Channahon, IL (815) 467-2026   Owners: Tom and Betsy Doud;  Greg and Patti Paul   Hours of Operation:  Summer Hours: Monday – Thursday    Noon – 10 pm Friday – Saturday         Noon – 11 pm Sunday                            Noon – 9 pm   Number of Employees:…

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LyondellBasell Invests $55 M in State-of-the-Art Operations Hub

Keynote speakers included Senator Sue Rezin, State Rep. David Welter MORRIS, Ill. – July 17, 2018 – The Morris Complex of LyondellBasell, one of the world’s largest plastics, chemicals and refining companies, welcomed local officials as they commemorated the groundbreaking of the plant’s new $55 million administration building. The 89,000 square feet operations center features…

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