Between all of the openings and closings, it's been a busy year for businesses in Lake Forest and Lake Bluff.
Today, Patch begins its year in review with the top 10 business and real estate stories of the year. Feel free to comment on which ones were important to you in the comments section, or suggest what you'd like to see covered more in 2013.
2. Lake Forest Walgreen Mansion Under Contract Following Foreclosure
3. Lake Forest Woman Realizes Homecoming With Clothing Boutique Store
4. Lake Forest Pair 'Jump' Into Indoor Trampoline Park
5. Donelli's Pub & Eatery Makes Comeback
6. Lake Forest House Seller Throws in a Bentley to Entice Realtors
7. Dunkin' Donuts Franchise Eyes East Lake Forest Train Station
8. Lake Forest Wow House Features Top of the Line Technology
9. 25 New Businesses Open in Lake Forest in the Past 20 Months
10. Lake Forest Left Bank is Top Dog