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Dairy Queen® - First store opens in Joliet, IL in 1940. For more than 70 years, the DQ® system's recipe for success has been simple. It's been a combination of hardworking people who own and operate restaurants, and great-tasting food and tempting treats served in our establishments.

Long Island’s second Dairy Queen coming to Huntington: A new Dairy Queen Grill & Chill restaurant is planned for the long-vacant site of a former Suffolk Off-Track Betting office in Huntington.

Portillo's- Founded in Villa Park, IL: The first Portillo's hot dog stand known as "The Dog House" opens in 1963 on North Avenue in Villa Park.

Portillo's- Founded in Villa Park, IL: The first Portillo's hot dog stand known as "The Dog House" opens in 1963 on North Avenue in Villa Park.

Wrigley- Located in Chicago, IL: With operations in approximately 50 countries and distribution in more than 180 countries, Wrigley's brands bring smiles to faces around the globe. The company is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, employs approximately 17,000 associates globally, and operates as a subsidiary of Mars, Incorporated.

Wrigley- Located in Chicago, IL: With operations in approximately 50 countries and distribution in more than 180 countries, Wrigley's brands bring smiles to faces around the globe. The company is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, employs approximately 17,000 associates globally, and operates as a subsidiary of Mars, Incorporated.

Walgreens- Founded in Dixon, IL.- Read the story of Charles R. Walgreen, Sr. and the neighborhood drugstore.

Visit Walgreens and Healthcare Clinic for your flu shot. And keep your immunization schedule up-to-date with Walgreens, Healthcare Clinic and the many other CDC-recommended vaccines we carry.

Home Run Inn Pizza Restaurant- Headquarters located in Woodridge, IL: Home Run Inn pizzas are made from our original family recipe created in 1947 by Mary Grittani and Nick Perrino.

Home Run Inn Pizza Restaurant- Headquarters located in Woodridge, IL: Home Run Inn pizzas are made from our original family recipe created in 1947 by Mary Grittani and Nick Perrino.

Oberweis Dairy- Founded in Aurora, IL: In 1915, Peter J. Oberweis found that he had too much milk so he began selling it to neighbors. In essence, the family dairy business that now spans almost 100 years had begun.

Oberweis Lowfat and Nonfat Milk, half and half, sour cream.

Tootsie Roll Industries, LLC - Located in Chicago, IL: Manufactures and sells some of the world's most popular confectionery brands. Beginning in a modest New York candy store with the Tootsie Roll's introduction in 1896, the Chicago-based company has grown to become one of the country's largest candy companies, with operations throughout North America and distribution channels in more than 75 countries.

Tootsie Roll: At this time, all of our confections are completely peanut, tree nut and nut product free. We have no peanut or tree nut products in any of our facilities.

Great Escapes: Chicago: Day Trips, Weekend Getaways, Easy Planning, Quick Access, Best Places to Visit (Great Escapes) by Karla Zimmerman- Great places for good food and enjoying the four seasons of nature.

Great Escapes: Chicago: Day Trips, Weekend Getaways, Easy Planning, Quick Access, Best Places to Visit (Great Escapes) by Karla Zimmerman- Great places for good food and enjoying the four seasons of nature.

Illinois Curiosities: Quirky Characters, Roadside Oddities & Other Offbeat Stuff (Curiosities Series) by Richard Moreno- “Contains profiles of some of the most unusual people, places, and things in Illinois, including the Balaji Temple in Aurora, the authentic Dutch-style windmill in downtown Fulton, the thirty-foot-tall, metal, moving dragon in Vandalia, and the turkey testicle festivals in Huntley and Byron.”

Arkansas Curiosities: Quirky Characters, Roadside Oddities & Other Offbeat Stuff (Curiosities Series):

Best Easy Day Hikes Springfield, Illinois (Best Easy Day Hikes Series) by Johnny Molloy- "Best Easy Day Hikes Springfield, Illinois includes concise descriptions of the best short hikes in the area, with detailed maps of the routes. The 20 hikes in this guide are generally short, easy to follow, and guaranteed to please"-- Provided by publisher.

Best Easy Day Hikes Springfield, Illinois (Best Easy Day Hikes Series) by Johnny Molloy- "Best Easy Day Hikes Springfield, Illinois includes concise descriptions of the best short hikes in the area, with detailed maps of the routes. The 20 hikes in this guide are generally short, easy to follow, and guaranteed to please"-- Provided by publisher.

The Third Coast: When Chicago Built the American Dream by Tom Dyja- “Chicago native Thomas Dyja re-creates the story of the city in its postwar prime and explains its profound impact on modern America.”

THE THIRD COAST: When Chicago Built the American Dream. By Thomas Dyja. This robust cultural history weaves together the stories of the artists, styles and ideas that developed in Chicago before and after World War II. *New York Times 100 Notable Books of