The new owners behind Pizza Pros in DeKalb sought a bar and restaurant liquor license from the city at a recent council meeting. Under new ownership, the pizza joint would remain in operation on West Lincoln Highway.

Broken Brix Homebrew Shop, Mad Batter Bakery & Confections, Gindo’s Spice of Life, Campbell Creations, Magnolia Soap and Bath Co. and Smitty’s on the Corner have been named as the recipients of the first-ever Made in St. Charles program.