Beginning March 16, 2020, Illinois Governor JB Pritzker’s Executive Order suspended on-premises consumption at bars and restaurants. However, the Order permits delivery, drive-through and curbside pickup service. The City of West Chicago has compiled a list of West Chicago restaurants and the type of service offered, for those who wish to support our hardworking local […]
Due to the financial strain of the COVID-19 pandemic, the many pressures facing West Chicago families who try to make ends meet, continues to grow. So too does the generosity of a caring, responsive community. The Wheaton Bible Church’s Give Help/Get Help portal posted the need for household products, especially diapers and baby wipes. Brent […]
ALERT: Additional funds have been allocated under the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) by Congress and the Small Business Administration is accepting PPP loan applications. The initial funds were depleted on April 16. Should you have any questions regarding a previously un-funded application or for information on how to submit an application, you should contact your […]
The Small Business Administration (SBA) has resumed accepting Paycheck Protection Program applications from participating lenders on Monday, April 27, 2020 at 10:30 a.m. EDT. The Paycheck Protection Program is a loan designed to provide a direct incentive for small businesses to keep their workers on the payroll. Please visit its website for more information.