Anytime Fitness center opens in Orland Park • Wingstop grand opening coming • Marquette Bank adopted families for the holidays
Career Education Corp. is closing all three of its Chicago-area Sanford-Brown College campuses in Tinley Park, Hillside and Skokie. The Tinley campus will be the first one to close in January 2014. The company is closing 23 campuses as part of a massive restructuring that includes 900 job cuts. The campuses have stopped accepting new students and will continue to operate until current students finish their degrees. Anytime Fitness recently opened at 11025 W. 179th St. in Orland Park. The co-ed gym, which is owned by Kenneth Howard, is staffed from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday to Thursday, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday and on Sundays by appointment, but the facility is accessible by members 24 hours a day …
The new chicken wings restaurant has opened recently in Tinley Park. Find out what the eatery is doing in the community.
Paint store moves Evergreen Park operations to Orland Park store • Panera to donate food to charity for every baguette sold until Christmas • Tinley Mobil station switches to Citgo • McDonald's to present plans for new Orland location.
- Bob Bong
Monday, December 17, 2012
Wingstop, a fast-growing national chain based in Texas that specializes in chicken wings, opened a store last week at 15960 S. Harlem Ave. in Tinley Park. “We have both classic and boneless wings in 10 different flavors,” said store general manager Ben Gonzalez. “We also have chicken strips and gliders, which is a chicken sandwich, and five different sides and three kinds of dips. Everything is fresh and made to order.” Gonzalez said business has been improving every day since the restaurant opened on Dec. 9. Hours are from 11 a.m. to midnight daily. “Every day has been better and better,” he said. The Tinley location is the second for franchise owner Paul Proano, who also has a Wingstop in Chicago. “The goal is to open more in the future…