The Daily Northwestern

Evanston sees 27 new businesses open in third quarter

Marissa Page, Assistant City Editor

October 29, 2015

Filed under City

Evanston released its 2015 third-quarter economic report Wednesday, revealing the number of new businesses in the city doubled from the number from the same three-month period last year. From July 1 to Sept. 30, 27 new Evanston bu...

Local supermarket chain buys Evanston shopping center

Paige Leskin, City Editor

September 18, 2014

Filed under Business, City, Latest Stories

Local grocery chain Valli Produce finalized its $16 million purchase of the Evanston Plaza shopping center Thursday, where it plans to open a grocery store and improve current storefronts. Valli Produce bought the shopping...

Replacement for Dominick’s in talks with city

Rebecca Savransky, Summer Editor

July 10, 2014

Filed under Business, City, Latest Stories

A local grocery store chain is in the final stages of coming to an agreement to open a new supermarket in the Evanston Plaza shopping center, the location formerly occupied by Dominick’s. Valli Produce is currently speaking wit...

Starbucks looking to move near Evanston Plaza

Bailey Williams, Assistant City Editor

February 20, 2014

Filed under Business, City

Evanston's Planning and Zoning Division approved an application for a new Starbucks on Dempster Street which could open as soon as fall 2014, the city announced Thursday. "While there is more work to be done, the addition of...

Whole Foods will occupy former Dominick’s space on Green Bay Road

Bailey Williams, Assistant City Editor

February 3, 2014

Filed under Around Town, Blogs, Business, City

Whole Foods Market will move into the Green Bay Road property previously occupied by a Dominick's grocery store, a company spokeswoman confirmed Monday.  Whole Foods will open a store at the vacant property at 2748 Green Ba...