Click to Home

Go To Search

Business Broadcast

14 Stories
Posted on: September 23, 2013

Business Breakthrough: New Farmers Insurance Agent

Ryan Watson

Farmers Agent Ryan Watson opened his doors this month in downtown Montgomery, 109 N. River Street.

The agency provides customized insurance coverage solutions for auto insurance, home insurance, renters insurance, life... Read on...

Posted on: August 7, 2013

Business Breakthrough: Montgomery business brings options for gamers to town

20130726_112527.jpg

The Village of Montgomery is pleased to welcome a new business, Game Rush, to the community.

Game Rush is located at 211 Webster Street in the heart of downtown Montgomery.

Game Rush’s owner, Chad Lumpkin, is very... Read on...

Visit Game Rush now on Facebook!
Posted on: June 4, 2013

Business Boost: Montgomery music store reopens after remodel, offers space for music lessons

P1010044.JPG

When Quinlan & Fabish Music Company outgrew its Montgomery retail location, it didn't have far to look for a new space.

The full-service instrument showroom and repair shop moved right next door to 299 Montgomery Road... Read on...

Visit Quinlan & Fabish at their home on the Web!
Posted on: April 2, 2013

Business Bonding: Schaefer Greenhouses a Montgomery Business that Blooms Year-Round

083.JPG

Although it was barely 50 degrees on March 27, plant specialists were wearing t-shirts while tending to the lush plant life in the balmy 69 degree controlled climate of Schaefer Greenhouses in Montgomery.

Schaefer’s... Read on...

Posted on: February 20, 2013

Business Bonding: Montgomery Animal Hospital Grows to Meet Patient Needs

012.JPG

Even though her patients aren’t technically related to their caregivers, Dr. Linda Flieg’s favorite part of being a veterinarian is the relationships she has with her clients’ families.

“I love meeting the families and... Read on...

Visit Orchard Road on the Web!
Posted on: January 10, 2013

Business Bonding: Montgomery Rosati’s expands with seating, bar area

007.JPG

Rosati’s of Montgomery celebrated the opening of its dine-in expansion with a ribbon-cutting ceremony Wednesday, Jan. 9.

Rosati’s, located at 2083 Orchard Road, expanded into the formerly vacant unit to the north with a... Read on...

Hungry right now? Visit Rosati's on the Web!
Posted on: December 17, 2012

Business Bonding: JC Penney fashion consultant helps bring trends home

021.JPG

Fashion can be intimidating to the average consumer. Creating outfits, matching separates and successfully accessorizing are skills many shoppers only wish they had.

Patrons of the Montgomery JC Penney, however, have a... Read on...

Ready to shop til you drop? Visit JC Penney online
Posted on: November 9, 2012

Long-time Montgomery business showcases new facility

newdealerphoto[1].jpg

In northern Illinois, the name “Coffman” is associated with quality, great service and affordability. That's because Coffman is a certified dealer of new and used GMC passenger trucks as well as Volvo trucks, Isuzu trucks... Read on...

Visit Coffman's home on the Web!
Posted on: October 26, 2012

$2,500 Illinois Small Business Job Creation Tax Credit

SBJCTC-FLYER1_thumb.jpg

Businesses employing 50 or fewer full-time employees may be eligible to receive a tax credit of $2,500 for a newly created full-time position.

Additional Info...
Posted on: September 13, 2012

Business Bonding: Poor Boy’s Pub offers the total package

Poor boys web.JPG

When developing the recipe for a successful restaurant business, Irene Vlahos know the two most important ingredients: a great menu and a great atmosphere.

How does she know so well? She owns Poor Boy’s Pub, one of the... Read on...

Check out Poor Boys' menu here!
Posted on: August 13, 2012

Business Breakthrough: New salon offers more than just haircuts

edited.JPG

When you walk into 2077 Orchard Road, there are flat-screen TVs airing sports highlights and seats like those you would find in an NBA arena.

A six-foot likeness of Paul Konerko decorates one wall and stadium-style lights... Read on...

Visit the Sport Clips website today!
Posted on: August 9, 2012

Business Breakthrough: Fiery Start for Smoke Plus

Smoke Plus opened its doors in Montgomery in April this year, offering a wide variety of specialty and name brand tobacco products. The store offers traditional and electronic cigarettes and cartridges, cigars, loose tobacco... Read on...

Posted on: August 10, 2012

Business Bonding: Kart Werks endures to serve community

Kart Werks photo edited.jpg

Bob Gutierrez has witnessed the negative effects of the recession: businesses losing customers, profits at a standstill and money losses that leave some entrepreneurs unable to recover.

Gutierrez claims he has a formula... Read on...

Posted on: August 6, 2012

Business Bonding: Lyon Workspace Products has deep roots in Montgomery

Some businesses fail in the first six months. Some succeed and serve their communities for years. Then there is Lyon Workspace Products, which has called Montgomery its home for more than a century.

Lyon Workspace... Read on...

Visit Lyon's website now!

Village News

45 Stories
Posted on: April 15, 2015

Mayor on the Move

Mayor on the Move_thumb.jpg

Montgomery Village President Matt Brolley will host a “Mayor on the Move” on Saturday, May 2nd, from 10 – 11:30 a.m. in the Montgomery Crossings subdivision. Please stop by the gazebo at the corner of Concord Drive and... Read on...

Posted on: March 26, 2015

Montgomery Community Garage Sale

Garage sale smiley_thumb.jpg

The Village of Montgomery is pleased to announce that its Spring Community Garage Sale will take place on May 14, 15 & 16th from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Each year, nearly 100 households participate, and this year promises to be... Read on...

Registration Form
Posted on: April 24, 2015

Settler’s Cottage Museum Announces Summer Hours

Settler’s Cottage, Montgomery’s historical museum, will be reopening on Sunday, May 17th for the summer season. On May 17th the museum will be open from 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm. Then from June to October, Settler’s Cottage... Read on...

Posted on: April 20, 2015

Do You Ever Think about Trees?

tree-seedling-2556_thumb.jpg

At 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, May 12th, a presentation titled “Do You Ever Think about Trees?” will be offered in the Board Room at the Village Hall, 200 N. River Street. In honor of Arbor Day, Village Arborist Ed Pfaff will... Read on...

Posted on: April 20, 2015

Neighborhood Watch Meeting

neighborhood watch

The Montgomery Police Department will hold a Neighborhood Watch Meeting on Thursday, May 14th, 2015 at 7:00 pm at the Montgomery Police Department. The meeting will be held in the Community Room. Please encourage members... Read on...

Posted on: April 21, 2015

Beautify Montgomery

8-5-04_0838_thumb.JPG

Do you enjoy the gorgeous flower boxes on the Mill Street Bridge each summer? If so, here’s an opportunity to help beautify Montgomery and create the beautiful flower displays for the community to enjoy all summer long... Read on...

Flower Program Flyer
Posted on: April 20, 2015

Spring Cleanup Service in Montgomery

Republic Services will provide a free Spring Cleanup service in Montgomery on each household’s regularly scheduled trash pickup day during the week of May 18th. On the regular pickup day that week, residents may discard... Read on...

Posted on: April 13, 2015

Montgomery Announces Shredding & Recycling Event

The Village of Montgomery will offer free paper shredding at its monthly recycling event on May 16th.

Paper shredding will be available at 10 Civic Center Avenue in front of the Montgomery Police Department from 9:00 a... Read on...

Posted on: April 14, 2015

Montgomery PD needs your help

The Montgomery Police Department is looking to identify a female wanted in connection with a residential burglary that occurred in our town on 4/3/15 at approximately 1:30 pm in the area of Catherine Lane & 2nd Avenue.... Read on...

Attempt to Locate
Posted on: April 15, 2015

MPD warns of IRS scams

irs scam.jpg

The Montgomery Police Department has received already 2 calls this week advising of a popular scam. Criminals are calling Americans all across the country posing as IRS agents. The scammers claim the person answering the... Read on...

Additional Info...
Posted on: April 1, 2015

Talking to Your Children about Drugs

Don’t put off talking to your children about alcohol and other drugs. As early as fourth grade, kids worry about pressures to try drugs. School programs alone aren’t enough. Parents must become involved, but most parents... Read on...

Posted on: March 19, 2015

“A Tribute to Roy Orbison” April 14th

Randy Walker as Roy Orbison_thumb.jpg

At 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, April 14th, guitarist and vocalist Randy Walker will perform A Tribute to Roy Orbison in the Board Room at the Village Hall, 200 N. River Street. The show will include performances of Orbison’s hit... Read on...

Posted on: April 9, 2015

FREE Tornado App

Red Cross Tornado App_thumb.jpg

The Police Department encourages everyone to download this FREE smartphone app from the Red Cross and/or purchase a weather radio. Two models they recommend are: Midland WR300 Weather Radio or Midland WR120EZ Weather radio.

Posted on: April 6, 2015

Rain Barrels Available for Purchase

Rain Barrel

Rain Barrels are Back - Order by May 22, 2015
The Village has once again teamed up with the Conservation Foundation to secure an all-time low price for the purchase of industrial grade rain barrel containers! Don't jack... Read on...

Order Form
Posted on: April 6, 2015

Village of Montgomery Hydrant Flushing

The Village of Montgomery Public Works Department crews will be flushing water mains in the Village and unincorporated Boulder Hill Subdivision during the weeks of April 20, 27, and May 11, 2015. This procedure clears... Read on...

Posted on: March 27, 2015

Montgomery Fest Craft/Business Booths

Fest 2008 029_thumb_thumb.jpg

If you want to sell handmade items, or provide a service, or just want to advertise your non-profit organization, fill out an application to have a booth at Montgomery Fest on August 7, 8 and 9, 2015! The reservation... Read on...

Booth Application Form
Posted on: February 5, 2015

Student Essay Contest

If I were mayor.png

Have you ever thought about what you might do if you were mayor of Montgomery? Do you have ideas on how to make Montgomery an even better place to live? Now is your chance to write up your ideas and possibly win a prize... Read on...

Posted on: March 13, 2015

Easter Egg Hunt

Here comes Peter Cottontail! The Village of Montgomery and the Community Christian Church are teaming up to offer a free Easter Egg Hunt and related events for children on Saturday, March 28th from 10:30 a.m. until noon. ... Read on...

Posted on: March 26, 2015

Montgomery PD announces St. Patrick's Day Campaign Results

The Montgomery Police Department made 4 drunk-driving arrests during the recent St. Patrick’s Day crackdown,” said Deputy Chief Sanders. In addition, 19 seat belt citations were written -- 17 of which occurred during... Read on...

Posted on: March 10, 2015

Senior Awareness & Police Partnership

The Montgomery Police Department, North Aurora Police Department, and Fox Valley Park District Police Department have partnered to form a group called “Senior Awareness & Police Partnership” (SAPP) . The purpose of this... Read on...

Posted on: March 10, 2015

Travel Safely this St. Patrick's Day

The Montgomery Police Department announced today they will be conducting special patrols this St. Patrick’s Day to crack down on drunk drivers. Unbuckled motorists also will be ticketed.

“We are reminding everyone this... Read on...

Posted on: February 19, 2015

Household Chemicals/Hazardous Waste have a new drop-off location!

Hazardous waste.jpg

The Naperville Household Hazardous Waste facility has a new home as of this weekend. Opening on Saturday, February 21st, the new facility is located at 156 Fort Hill Drive, Naperville, IL 60540, just north of the Department... Read on...

Posted on: February 19, 2015

Mayor on the Move March 7th

Mayor on the Move_thumb.jpg

Montgomery Village President Matt Brolley will host a “Mayor on the Move” on Saturday, March 7th, from 10 – 11:30 a.m. at the Bank of Montgomery, 1333 Douglas Road. Coffee will be provided by the bank.

Residents are... Read on...

Posted on: February 18, 2015

Senior Presentation March 10th

At 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, March 10th, a presentation on Safety and Crime Prevention Tips for Seniors will be offered in the Board Room at the Village Hall, 200 N. River Street. Deputy Chief Armando Sanders will present the... Read on...

Posted on: February 17, 2015

President Matt Brolley delivered his second annual State of the Village address on February 17th.

President Matt Brolley delivered his second annual State of the Village address on February 17th. You can watch it now on our YouTube channel at http://youtu.be/oBpJmcGdvXs.

Link to YouTube video
Posted on: January 9, 2015

State of the Village Address

President Matt Brolley delivering the 2014 State of the Village address

Montgomery Village President Matt Brolley has scheduled his annual State of the Village address to be held on Tuesday, February 17th at 8:30 a.m. at the Montgomery Village Hall, 200 N. River Street.

The event will begin... Read on...

Posted on: December 30, 2014

Senior Presentation January 13th

At 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, January 13th, a presentation titled “Healthy Eating as You Age” will be offered in the Board Room at the Village Hall, 200 N. River Street. Laura Barr, a Nutrition and Wellness Educator from the... Read on...

Posted on: September 23, 2013

Business Breakthrough: New Farmers Insurance Agent

Ryan Watson

Farmers Agent Ryan Watson opened his doors this month in downtown Montgomery, 109 N. River Street.

The agency provides customized insurance coverage solutions for auto insurance, home insurance, renters insurance, life... Read on...

Posted on: August 7, 2013

Business Breakthrough: Montgomery business brings options for gamers to town

20130726_112527.jpg

The Village of Montgomery is pleased to welcome a new business, Game Rush, to the community.

Game Rush is located at 211 Webster Street in the heart of downtown Montgomery.

Game Rush’s owner, Chad Lumpkin, is very... Read on...

Visit Game Rush now on Facebook!
Posted on: June 19, 2013

Butterball, LLC Expands in Montgomery

The Village of Montgomery and the Montgomery Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) are pleased to announce an operational expansion at the Montgomery, Ill., Butterball, LLC facility. The expansion will increase employment... Read on...

Posted on: June 7, 2013

Jeff Zoephel Appointed as New Montgomery Village Administrator

Jeff Zoephel

Jeff Zoephel—who has been serving as the Village of Montgomery’s Acting Administrator since April 9, 2012—was officially named Village Administrator on June 6th. Prior to his appointment as Acting Administrator, Zoephel... Read on...

Posted on: April 2, 2013

Business Bonding: Schaefer Greenhouses a Montgomery Business that Blooms Year-Round

083.JPG

Although it was barely 50 degrees on March 27, plant specialists were wearing t-shirts while tending to the lush plant life in the balmy 69 degree controlled climate of Schaefer Greenhouses in Montgomery.

Schaefer’s... Read on...

Posted on: March 12, 2013

Sam’s Club site neighbors eager to welcome new Ogden Hill store

As preparations for a Montgomery Sam’s Club get under way, managers at neighboring businesses are expressing their excitement about the warehouse retailer’s plans for moving into the Village.

One organization whose... Read on...

Posted on: February 20, 2013

Business Bonding: Montgomery Animal Hospital Grows to Meet Patient Needs

012.JPG

Even though her patients aren’t technically related to their caregivers, Dr. Linda Flieg’s favorite part of being a veterinarian is the relationships she has with her clients’ families.

“I love meeting the families and... Read on...

Visit Orchard Road on the Web!
Posted on: January 10, 2013

Business Bonding: Montgomery Rosati’s expands with seating, bar area

007.JPG

Rosati’s of Montgomery celebrated the opening of its dine-in expansion with a ribbon-cutting ceremony Wednesday, Jan. 9.

Rosati’s, located at 2083 Orchard Road, expanded into the formerly vacant unit to the north with a... Read on...

Hungry right now? Visit Rosati's on the Web!
Posted on: December 17, 2012

Business Bonding: JC Penney fashion consultant helps bring trends home

021.JPG

Fashion can be intimidating to the average consumer. Creating outfits, matching separates and successfully accessorizing are skills many shoppers only wish they had.

Patrons of the Montgomery JC Penney, however, have a... Read on...

Ready to shop til you drop? Visit JC Penney online
Posted on: December 11, 2012

Montgomery Public Works prepared for winter conditions

plow.jpg

As winter approaches, so does the possibility of Montgomery receiving a measurable snowfall with the potential to coat roads and snarl traffic. Although snow and ice can be treacherous and inconvenient, the Montgomery Public... Read on...

Click here to learn more about Public Works!
Posted on: November 15, 2012

Montgomery Obtains Distinguished Budget Status

The Village of Montgomery has received its first Government Finance Officers Association’s (GFOA) Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for its annual budget. The award represents a significant achievement by the Village.... Read on...

Posted on: November 14, 2012

Montgomery Honored for Conservation Efforts

Award

The Village of Montgomery was given an award Thursday by The Conservation Foundation in recognition of its on-the-ground conservation efforts over the past 40 years. To celebrate their 40th anniversary, The Conservation... Read on...

Posted on: November 9, 2012

Business Boost: Long-time Montgomery business showcases new facility

Coffman and Michelini

In northern Illinois, the name “Coffman” is associated with quality, great service and affordability. That's because Coffman is a certified dealer of new and used GMC passenger trucks as well as Volvo trucks, Isuzu trucks... Read on...

Visit Coffman's home on the Web!
Posted on: September 13, 2012

Business Bonding: Poor Boy’s Pub offers the total package

Poor boys web.JPG

When developing the recipe for a successful restaurant business, Irene Vlahos know the two most important ingredients: a great menu and a great atmosphere.

How does she know so well? She owns Poor Boy’s Pub, one of the... Read on...

Check out Poor Boys' menu here!
Posted on: August 13, 2012

Business Breakthrough: New salon offers more than just haircuts

edited.JPG

When you walk into 2077 Orchard Road, there are flat-screen TVs airing sports highlights and seats like those you would find in an NBA arena.

A six-foot likeness of Paul Konerko decorates one wall and stadium-style lights... Read on...

Visit Sport Clips on the Web!
Posted on: August 10, 2012

Business Bonding: Kart Werks endures to serve community

Kart Werks photo edited.jpg

Bob Gutierrez has witnessed the negative effects of the recession: businesses losing customers, profits at a standstill and money losses that leave some entrepreneurs unable to recover.

Gutierrez claims he has a formula... Read on...

Posted on: August 9, 2012

Business Breakthrough: Fiery Start for Smoke Plus

Smoke Plus opened its doors in Montgomery in April this year, offering a wide variety of specialty and name brand tobacco products. The store offers traditional and electronic cigarettes and cartridges, cigars, loose tobacco... Read on...

Posted on: August 6, 2012

Business Bonding: Lyon Workspace Products has deep roots in Montgomery

Some businesses fail in the first six months. Some succeed and serve their communities for years. Then there is Lyon Workspace Products, which has called Montgomery its home for more than a century.

Lyon Workspace... Read on...

Visit Lyon's website now!