Developers Pacific Retail Capital Partners and Synergy Construction plan to redevelop the site of the former Carson’s anchor store at Yorktown Center in Lombard.  Multi family buildings, dining and retail space will be added to the 12-acre property, with construction beginning in the Spring and wrapping up in 2025.  Carson Pirie Scott had been the anchor store of Yorktown Center when it opened in 1968, but the store closed in 2018.  

WGN Radio erroneously reported that the full mall was being demolished.

Candy maker Ferrara is accused of endangering its workers at a plant in suburban Bellwood, exposing employees to amputation hazards.  The U.S. Department of Labor found five OSHA violatsion, and is proposing $201,000 in fines.