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Chicago Tribune
For-profit psychiatric care firm says it's filling gap in Chicago areaMaryville Academy was days away from closing its psychiatric hospital in Des Pl
For-profit psychiatric care firm says it's filling gap in Chicago area
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 hours ago
Maryville Academy was days away from closing its psychiatric hospital in Des Plaines in 2014 when it was offered a lifeline from a New York doctor-turned-entrepreneur. Richard Kresch, a psychiatrist, had just started a for-profit company to acquire... Read more
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Daily Herald
Couple charged with robbing a man at a Rolling Meadows motelA Palatine woman and a Des Plaines man have been charged with robbing a man the
Couple charged with robbing a man at a Rolling Meadows motel
Daily Herald / Posted 4 hours ago
A Palatine woman and a Des Plaines man have been charged with robbing a man they met through an online classifieds site. Deborah Ayorinde, 20, and Romaine Bennett, 23, were ordered held Tuesday on $75,000 bail and $60,000 bail respectively. The man... Read more
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Daily Herald
Hot barbecue coals start Des Plaines house fire, authorities sayHot barbecue coals ignited a wood deck at a Des Plaines home early Friday morni
Hot barbecue coals start Des Plaines house fire, authorities say
Daily Herald / Posted 8 hours ago
Hot barbecue coals ignited a wood deck at a Des Plaines home early Friday morning, and the fire spread to the attic of the single-family house, authorities said. The flames on the deck moved up the exterior wall of the house on the 2400 block of... Read more
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Daily Herald
Social agencies, colleges relieved by budget vote but cautioussaid Clearbrook actually could get paid at a slower rate now. Funding for othe
Social agencies, colleges relieved by budget vote but cautious
Daily Herald / Posted 17 hours ago
said Clearbrook actually could get paid at a slower rate now. Funding for other social agencies has fallen away, including Des Plaines-based Lutheran Social Services, which early this year cut 750 jobs and programs for vulnerable people. A United... Read more
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Daily Herald
World Youth Day Chicago event to be held in Des Plaineswith World Youth Day 2016. The local event will be held at the Shrine of Our La
World Youth Day Chicago event to be held in Des Plaines
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
with World Youth Day 2016. The local event will be held at the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe, 1170 N. River Road in Des Plaines, from 5 p.m. Saturday, July 30 to 3 p.m. Sunday, July 31. This event is open to everyone, especially those unable... Read more
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Daily Herald
Suburban lawmakers' take on stopgap budget dealforward in a responsible manner that will help residents across our community."
Suburban lawmakers' take on stopgap budget deal
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
forward in a responsible manner that will help residents across our community." -- Democratic state Rep. Marty Moylan of Des Plaines "This is a positive development. The first substantive, real, bipartisan product we've had in awhile. ... I... Read more
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Daily Herald
Des Plaines business hopes to provide an escape from boredomFew know of the dangers lurking from the basement of a Des Plaines office build
Des Plaines business hopes to provide an escape from boredom
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
Few know of the dangers lurking from the basement of a Des Plaines office building that a group of scientists are trying to contain. OK, it's only pretend, but the purpose behind the latest escape room to hit the suburbs is a very real thing: having... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Where To Watch Parades in Chicago Area This Fourth Of JulyStream: Corner of Lies Road and County Farm Road, 10 a.m. Deerfield: Deerfield
Where To Watch Parades in Chicago Area This Fourth Of July
NBC Chicago / Posted yesterday
Stream: Corner of Lies Road and County Farm Road, 10 a.m. Deerfield: Deerfield High School to Park Avenue, Noon Des Plaines: Main and Grant Streets, 12:45 p.m. Flossmoor: Ridge Road to Izaak Walton Preserve, 10 a.m. Glenview: Harlem... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Protesters demonstrate outside Lake Barrington gun manufacturing businesssaid some members from the group, which he said has around 1,000 members mostly
Protesters demonstrate outside Lake Barrington gun manufacturing business
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
said some members from the group, which he said has around 1,000 members mostly from Illinois, have demonstrated outside gun stores in Des Plaines, Lincolnwood, Melrose Park and Vernon Hills. Chicago Tribune reporter Robert McCoppin cont... Read more
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Daily Herald
Fairs & festivals: Where to celebrate July 4th in the suburbsMonday, July 4, at County Farm and Lies Road, Carol Stream. Ends at Gary Avenue
Fairs & festivals: Where to celebrate July 4th in the suburbs
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Monday, July 4, at County Farm and Lies Road, Carol Stream. Ends at Gary Avenue, south of Lies. Free. carolstream.org. Des Plaines Fourth of July Parade: 10 a.m. Monday, July 4, starting at Oakton and Center streets, going north on Center to... Read more
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Daily Herald
Grave site flags to honor police, firefighters in Des Plaines on 9/11Squadron 36 plans to place American flags at the grave sites of police and fire
Grave site flags to honor police, firefighters in Des Plaines on 9/11
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Squadron 36 plans to place American flags at the grave sites of police and firefighters interred at All Saints Cemetery in Des Plaines. Those who have a family member who spent time in a police or fire department and would like their service... Read more
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Daily Herald
Dolick appointed Prospect Heights' new 5th Ward aldermanhe added. "He's one of those people that's excited about what they're doing and
Dolick appointed Prospect Heights' new 5th Ward alderman
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
he added. "He's one of those people that's excited about what they're doing and want to do." Derwin, who was elected to the city council in April 2015, resigned in March because he was moving to Des Plaines. His term was set to expir... Read more
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Daily Herald
Enough! Time for leaders, lawmakers to quit the politics and produce a budgetof Vernon Hills -- and four in the Senate -- Melinda Bush, of Grayslake; Julie
Enough! Time for leaders, lawmakers to quit the politics and produce a budget
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
of Vernon Hills -- and four in the Senate -- Melinda Bush, of Grayslake; Julie Morrison, of Deerfield; Laura Murphy, of Des Plaines; and Mike Noland, of Elgin -- showed enough backbone to refuse to sign on to the sham of the speaker's unbalanced... Read more
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Daily Herald
Leona's coming to Elk Grove, other restaurants set to openThere are six Leona's locations including Des Plaines, Hyde Park, Old Irving, R
Leona's coming to Elk Grove, other restaurants set to open
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
There are six Leona's locations including Des Plaines, Hyde Park, Old Irving, Rogers Park, Stony Island and Beverly. Kudan Group's Adam Salamon represented Ridgestone Bank as well as the purchasing party. Besides Leona's, Salamon also represented... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Trailer park residents who sued Wheeling likely to be relocatedlawsuit three years ago contending the village was discriminating against them
Trailer park residents who sued Wheeling likely to be relocated
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
lawsuit three years ago contending the village was discriminating against them by forcing them out of their homes along the Des Plaines River. At the time, severe flooding had damaged some of the mobile homes in the small park of about 40 units... Read more
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Daily Herald
Historic night for Kris Bryantat the county's outpatient drug treatment center will double to 200 to help res
Historic night for Kris Bryant
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
at the county's outpatient drug treatment center will double to 200 to help residents struggling with addiction. Full story.Des Plaines mayor to lead municipal group Des Plaines Mayor Matt Bogusz is taking over for Rolling Meadows Mayor Tom Rooney... Read more
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Daily Herald
Des Plaines mayor chosen to head Northwest Municipal ConferenceDes Plaines Mayor Matt Bogusz is taking over for Rolling Meadows Mayor Tom Roon
Des Plaines mayor chosen to head Northwest Municipal Conference
Daily Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Des Plaines Mayor Matt Bogusz is taking over for Rolling Meadows Mayor Tom Rooney as president of the Northwest Municipal Conference, the association of 44 municipalities and one township in the Northwest and North suburbs. Bogusz was sworn in at... Read more
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Daily Herald
Lester: No suburban public schools ban solo meetings of coaches, athletesthe dairy magnate cracked, noting he has 15 more pounds to go before he reaches
Lester: No suburban public schools ban solo meetings of coaches, athletes
Daily Herald / Posted 4 days ago
the dairy magnate cracked, noting he has 15 more pounds to go before he reaches his goal.New chief Congratulations to Des Plaines Mayor Matt Bogusz, who takes over as president of the municipal conference from Rolling Meadows Mayor Tom... Read more
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Daily Herald
Five reasons why July 1 means more Illinois budget doomand money from Washington has kept some social services in Illinois intact. Fun
Five reasons why July 1 means more Illinois budget doom
Daily Herald / Posted 5 days ago
and money from Washington has kept some social services in Illinois intact. Funding for others has fallen away, including Des Plaines-based Lutheran Social Services, which early this year cut 750 jobs and programs for vulnerable people. A United... Read more
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Daily Herald
Lots at Center and Oakwood eyed for new Des Plaines parkof Oakwood Avenue and Center Street may have a playground, gazebo and fitness a
Lots at Center and Oakwood eyed for new Des Plaines park
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
of Oakwood Avenue and Center Street may have a playground, gazebo and fitness area installed by the end of 2017. The Des Plaines Park District is negotiating to buy the land for a neighborhood park. An early design shows the park with a... Read more
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Daily Herald
Chicago-area veterans to compete in national Wheelchair Games next weekKaren Van Benschoten. They got together Friday at the center for a send-off pa
Chicago-area veterans to compete in national Wheelchair Games next week
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Karen Van Benschoten. They got together Friday at the center for a send-off party. Aoyagi, a U.S. Air Force veteran from Des Plaines, will make his eighth appearance at the competition. "By doing this, I often surpass what I thought I could do,"... Read more
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Daily Herald
Car show calendarCruisers Motorcycle Touring Club meets at 7:30 p.m. on the fourth Tuesday of th
Car show calendar
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Cruisers Motorcycle Touring Club meets at 7:30 p.m. on the fourth Tuesday of the month at Elks Lodge, 495 Lee St., Des Plaines. Breakfast rides, May through October, leave at 9 a.m. on the first and third Sundays from McDonald's on Route... Read more
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Daily Herald
Deal between Wheeling, mobile home residents could come Mondayand residents of the Fox Point mobile home park that was reached last October.
Deal between Wheeling, mobile home residents could come Monday
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
and residents of the Fox Point mobile home park that was reached last October. The mobile home park was built along the Des Plaines River about 50 years ago as a 42-unit community. Now, authorities estimate about 20 of the mobile homes are... Read more
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Daily Herald
Des Plaines considers making 'City of Destiny' part of its future"The City of Destiny" is a part of Des Plaines' past, and it may be in its futu
Des Plaines considers making 'City of Destiny' part of its future
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
"The City of Destiny" is a part of Des Plaines' past, and it may be in its future, too, if a city branding ad hoc committee gets its way. Aldermen are set to vote at their next meeting July 5 to make it the city's official motto, while also... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Chicago’s Gun Buyerweek or so ago Neil Steinberg, a writer for the Chicago Sun-Times, drove about
Chicago’s Gun Buyer
The Chattanoogan / Posted 7 days ago
week or so ago Neil Steinberg, a writer for the Chicago Sun-Times, drove about 20 miles to Maxon Shooter’s Supplies is Des Plaines, Ill., to prove how easy it is to buy an assault weapon. He wrote that with the horror of the Orlando massacre... Read more
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Kenosha News
Vehicle stolen with child insideDepartment press release. Deputies pursued the vehicle, which eventually stoppe
Vehicle stolen with child inside
Kenosha News / Posted 8 days ago
Department press release. Deputies pursued the vehicle, which eventually stopped on I-294 north of Touhy Avenue in Des Plaines. Michael E. Newhouse, 58, of Kenosha, was in the driver’s seat. He was taken into custody by Lake County... Read more
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Daily Herald
Huntley affordable housing project moves forwardseparate entity within the Alden network, The Alden Group, is developing the nu
Huntley affordable housing project moves forward
Daily Herald / Posted 8 days ago
separate entity within the Alden network, The Alden Group, is developing the nursing home and memory care facilities, similar to facilities in Aurora, Barrington, Bloomingdale, Des Plaines, Hoffman Estates, Long Grove, McHenry and... Read more
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Daily Herald
West Fest begins in Des PlainesWest Athletic Boosters Club, a nonprofit group supporting the school's athletic
West Fest begins in Des Plaines
Daily Herald / Posted 8 days ago
West Athletic Boosters Club, a nonprofit group supporting the school's athletic programs. The fest continues from 6 to 10:30 p.m. Friday, 2 to 11 p.m. Saturday, and 2 to 10 p.m. Sunday. Maine West is located at 1755 S. Wolf Road in Des... Read more
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Daily Herald
Authorities: Wisconsin man hijacked car, led police on chase, with boy insideand Illinois State Police pursued the vehicle and eventually stopped it on the
Authorities: Wisconsin man hijacked car, led police on chase, with boy inside
Daily Herald / Posted 8 days ago
and Illinois State Police pursued the vehicle and eventually stopped it on the Tri-State Tollway near Touhy Avenue in Des Plaines, officials said. Newhouse is held in Lake County jail on $250,000 bail, authorities said. He is required to post... Read more
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Daily Herald
Northwest suburban police blottera red 2013 Hyundai Tucson SUV between 11 p.m. June 12 and 5 a.m. June 13 from a
Northwest suburban police blotter
Daily Herald / Posted 8 days ago
a red 2013 Hyundai Tucson SUV between 11 p.m. June 12 and 5 a.m. June 13 from a driveway on the 800 block of Checker Drive.Des Plaines • Vandals used black paint to spray gang graffiti between 1:20 p.m. June 1 and 12:16 p.m. June 2 on an exterior... Read more
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Kenosha News
Vehicle stolen with sleeping child insideto a Lake County press release. Deputies pursued the vehicle, which eventually
Vehicle stolen with sleeping child inside
Kenosha News / Posted 8 days ago
to a Lake County press release. Deputies pursued the vehicle, which eventually stopped at I-294 north of Touhy Avenue in Des Plaines. Michael E. Newhouse, 58, of Kenosha, was in the driver’s seat. He was taken into custody by Lake County... Read more
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Daily Herald
ATM skimming device found at Des Plaines convenience storeDes Plaines police report that an alert customer noticed a device to steal ATM
ATM skimming device found at Des Plaines convenience store
Daily Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Des Plaines police report that an alert customer noticed a device to steal ATM card information had been attached to a cash machine at the 7-Eleven, 1950 E. Touhy Ave. The customer inserted his debit card into the ATM around 6 p.m. June 2 at the and... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Tributes for June 23he was. Dennis is survived by his siblings, Frank (Sharon) Kettl of Colleyvill
Tributes for June 23
Greeley Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
he was. Dennis is survived by his siblings, Frank (Sharon) Kettl of Colleyville, Texas, and Shirley (Larry) Allison of Des Plaines, Ill.; as well as one nephew and nine nieces. A memorial service will be held 1 p.m. Saturday, June 25, 2016, at... Read more
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My Suburban Life
Downers Grove for June 22•�Rolf E. Schwarz, 50, of the 1400 block of East Thacker Street, Des Plaines, w
Downers Grove for June 22
My Suburban Life / Posted 9 days ago
•�Rolf E. Schwarz, 50, of the 1400 block of East Thacker Street, Des Plaines, was charged at 10:49 p.m. June 7 with driving under the influence of alcohol in the 1200 block of 35th Street. •�John A. Vanloon, 52, of the 5600 block of Lyman Avenue,... Read more
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Daily Herald
Good Shepherd emergency department wins award-- Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital in Lake Barrington was one of 11 U.S. hospit
Good Shepherd emergency department wins award
Daily Herald / Posted 9 days ago
-- Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital in Lake Barrington was one of 11 U.S. hospitals to receive the Lantern Award from the Des Plaines-based Emergency Nurses Association. The award recognizes emergency departments that exemplify exceptional... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Grand jury indicts Summer Camp fan for allegedly trying to strangle nursePEORIA — A 23-year-old Des Plaines man was indicted Tuesday for attempted murde
Grand jury indicts Summer Camp fan for allegedly trying to strangle nurse
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 9 days ago
PEORIA — A 23-year-old Des Plaines man was indicted Tuesday for attempted murder for allegedly attacking a male nurse at a Peoria hospital last month. Nikko G. Principato also faces charges of aggravated battery in connection with the May 28... Read more
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Breitbart
Chicago Journalist Tries to Buy an AR-15 to Prove a Point, Gets Humiliateduncovered by the gun store. The journalist — Neil Steinberg — attempted to buy
Chicago Journalist Tries to Buy an AR-15 to Prove a Point, Gets Humiliated
Breitbart / Posted 9 days ago
uncovered by the gun store. The journalist — Neil Steinberg — attempted to buy the gun at Maxon Shooter’s Supplies in Des Plaines, Illinois. He needed a FOID care (Firearm’s Owners’ Identification Card) — which he had — was required to fill... Read more
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Daily Herald
Are your town's liquor license fees costing you more at the tap?is at the top with 242 licenses, followed by Schaumburg with 190, Aurora with 1
Are your town's liquor license fees costing you more at the tap?
Daily Herald / Posted 9 days ago
is at the top with 242 licenses, followed by Schaumburg with 190, Aurora with 180, Arlington Heights with 130 and Des Plaines with 122, according to the Illinois Liquor Control Commission. Liquor-selling businesses in the 86 suburbs paid... Read more
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Daily Herald
Lee Street ramp for eastbound I-90 drivers coming in 2017said. The future Lee Street exit is located near the Allstate Arena, Rivers Ca
Lee Street ramp for eastbound I-90 drivers coming in 2017
Daily Herald / Posted 10 days ago
said. The future Lee Street exit is located near the Allstate Arena, Rivers Casino and O'Hare International Airport. Des Plaines officials are in talks with Rosemont about contributing to the ramp, but no formal arrangements have been... Read more
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Daily Herald
Suburban teachers recognized among top educators in stateof the Year, Twin Groves Middle School, Buffalo Grove. • Amy Lewis, IEA Teache
Suburban teachers recognized among top educators in state
Daily Herald / Posted 10 days ago
of the Year, Twin Groves Middle School, Buffalo Grove. • Amy Lewis, IEA Teacher of the Year, Iroquois Community School, Des Plaines. • Vicky Nordhem, Secondary Physical Education Teacher of the Year, Stevenson High School, Lincolnshire. • Bill... Read more
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Daily Herald
Des Plaines Dist. 62 appoints new board memberBrian Inzerello, a Des Plaines resident of 33 years and South Elementary School
Des Plaines Dist. 62 appoints new board member
Daily Herald / Posted 10 days ago
Brian Inzerello, a Des Plaines resident of 33 years and South Elementary School parent, and has been appointed to a spot on the Des Plaines Elementary District 62 school board. Inzerello was chosen from a field of nine candidates who sought the... Read more
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Daily Herald
Northwest suburban police blotterCube between 1:30 and 2:23 p.m. June 10 in an employee parking lot at the U.S.
Northwest suburban police blotter
Daily Herald / Posted 10 days ago
Cube between 1:30 and 2:23 p.m. June 10 in an employee parking lot at the U.S. Post Office, 255 N. Buffalo Grove Road.Des Plaines • Wojciech Pasternak, 26, of the 3400 block of North Natchez Avenue, Chicago, was arrested around 10:45 p.m. May... Read more
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Daily Herald
Buffalo Grove, Des Plaines residents scammedBuffalo Grove and Des Plaines residents report being victimized this month by i
Buffalo Grove, Des Plaines residents scammed
Daily Herald / Posted 10 days ago
Buffalo Grove and Des Plaines residents report being victimized this month by identical scams, according to police reports. A Des Plaines man was scammed out of $600 between 2 and 5 p.m. June 2 after he received a phone call from someone claiming to... Read more
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Daily Herald
Top 20 named for Suburban Chicago's Got TalentTom Repetny of Oak Lawn and Joe Kernan of Bellwood • Danny O'Brien of Geneva,
Top 20 named for Suburban Chicago's Got Talent
Daily Herald / Posted 10 days ago
Tom Repetny of Oak Lawn and Joe Kernan of Bellwood • Danny O'Brien of Geneva, a singer and guitarist • Osvaldo Paese of Des Plaines, a singer and guitarist • Rhea of Richmond, a singer and guitarist • Garrett Ryan of West Dundee, a... Read more
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Daily Herald
Fairs & festivals: From Strawberry to Summer, Long Grove rebrands famous festWednesday, June 29, at North School Park, Eastman Street and Arlington Heights
Fairs & festivals: From Strawberry to Summer, Long Grove rebrands famous fest
Daily Herald / Posted 10 days ago
Wednesday, June 29, at North School Park, Eastman Street and Arlington Heights Road, Arlington Heights. Free. ahpd.org. Des Plaines Seniors Summer Barbecue: Noon Thursday, June 30, at the Frisbie Senior Center, 52 E. Northwest Hwy., Des Plaines.... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Discouraged in your home search? You aren't alonebefore the crash. In the suburbs, areas experiencing especially tight supplies
Discouraged in your home search? You aren't alone
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
before the crash. In the suburbs, areas experiencing especially tight supplies of home listings included Bolingbrook, Des Plaines, Oswego and Romeoville. Others particularly short of single-family homes on the market include Aurora, Joliet,... Read more
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PR.com
Two Leading Companies Receive AWESOME Award: Intel Corporation, Schneider Electric Cited as Diversity Champions Des Plaines, IL, June 21, 2016 --(PR.com)-- AWESOME (Achieving Women’s Excell
Two Leading Companies Receive AWESOME Award: Intel Corporation, Schneider Electric Cited as Diversity Champions
PR.com / Posted 10 days ago
Des Plaines, IL, June 21, 2016 --(PR.com)-- AWESOME (Achieving Women’s Excellence in Supply Chain, Operations, Management and Education),... Read more
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Daily Herald
Des Plaines aldermen reject additions to mayor's ethics ordinanceDes Plaines aldermen Monday night rejected Mayor Matt Bogusz's proposed ethics
Des Plaines aldermen reject additions to mayor's ethics ordinance
Daily Herald / Posted 10 days ago
Des Plaines aldermen Monday night rejected Mayor Matt Bogusz's proposed ethics ordinance additions that would have required elected officials to disclose whether they have any active lawsuits filed against the city. In their 5-3 vote against the... Read more
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Daily Herald
District 62 celebrates end of the road for two top administratorsWith a "Thelma & Louise" theme, two top Des Plaines Elementary District 62 admi
District 62 celebrates end of the road for two top administrators
Daily Herald / Posted 11 days ago
With a "Thelma & Louise" theme, two top Des Plaines Elementary District 62 administrators were honored in style Monday night at an "End of the Road" retirement reception. Colleagues, family, friends and community members gathered to say farewell to... Read more
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Daily Herald
High hopes as runway rotation plan submitted to FAAdetails of the rotation and runway schedules was not available. There have bee
High hopes as runway rotation plan submitted to FAA
Daily Herald / Posted 11 days ago
details of the rotation and runway schedules was not available. There have been complaints from suburbs such as Des Plaines who fear the change could end the relative quiet homeowners have experienced since the city switched to an... Read more
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