The popular children’s clothing retailer Gymboree is closing six of its stores in the Chicago area, plus five of its Crazy 8 stores, as part of its filing for a Chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganization.
Cinemark’s Summer Movie Clubhouse offers family-friendly movies for $1 on weekday mornings this summer, or $5 for 10 movies. Participating theaters include the Cinemark Tinseltown USA in North Aurora and the Cinemark Spring Hill Mall and XD in West Dundee.
The Randall Oaks Barnyard Zoo is how I picture the primary setting in “Charlotte’s Web.” There’s a charming red and white wooden barn. The barnyard houses goats, sheep and horses. A massive pig lives in a stall inside the barn – and I’m sure there are a few spiders as well! The barnyard zoo is located in Randall Oaks Park, which is just a lovely, 140-acre park located on Randall Road about 2 1/2 miles north of I-90.