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Economic Development Updates and Success Stories

Economic Development Updates and Success Stories

Aug 17

New Business Update: Bread & Butter Boutique Coming Soon

Posted on August 17, 2018 at 4:19 PM by Erin Jason

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The City is excited to announce that Bread & Butter, a new home decor store offering a stylish blend of home accessories, small accent furniture, and unique finds will open this fall at 131 W. First St. Located at the intersection of First and Addison, Bread & Butter intends to bring an assortment of timeless trends that stylishly mesh with anyone's home decor. The locally owned and operated store will offer a diverse blend of accent decor, lamps, kitchen wear, rugs, small furniture, and much more.

Aug 02

New Business Update: The UPS Store Coming Soon

Posted on August 2, 2018 at 12:03 PM by Erin Jason

The UPS Store will open a new location at 242 N. York later this year. The 1,300sf store will feature shipping & packaging, mailbox rental, and printing services. The UPS Store joins Currito and the Rainbow Cafe at the Elmhurst 255 building, which features 150 covered public parking spaces on site for easy drop-off and pick-up for UPS customers. Build out will begin late summer, with the store set to open before the 2018 holiday season. The new business will serve as the second franchise location for The UPS Store in Elmhurst and will have different ownership.

Jul 27

New Business Update: Windy City Ninjas Now Open

Posted on July 27, 2018 at 2:58 PM by Erin Jason

Windy City Ninjas (684 W. Lake St.) will celebrate their grand opening on Friday, July 27 with special events and pricing all weekend long. This brand new facility will feature a variety of obstacles to challenge ninjas of every age. Windy City Ninjas offers weekly classes specifically tailored to a variety of age groups from age 2 through adults ages 16 and up; classes will begin August 6, 2018. In addition to classes, Windy City Ninjas also offers open gym time, family fun nights, birthday parties, camps, competitions, school/team/corporate events and more. To learn more about Windy City Ninjas, please visit their website: Windy City Ninjas