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WGN TV Chicago
Chicago man to cop: ‘Just take me’early Saturday morning: Just take me. An officer pulled overJoseph J. Cosentin
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 12 hours ago
early Saturday morning: Just take me. An officer pulled overJoseph J. Cosentino Jr., 40, about 1:25 a.m. for speeding on Des Plaines Avenue at 31st St. Cosentino’s car continued to accelerate until it stopped at 26th and Des Plaines, according to... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Illinois man sentenced to 32 years in mother's choking deathA northern Illinois man has been sentenced to 32 years in prison for fatally ch
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 4 days ago
A northern Illinois man has been sentenced to 32 years in prison for fatally choking his mother and dumping her body in the Des Plaines River. Will County prosecutors say a judge sentenced 37-year-old Shane Smith of Joliet on Tuesday. He pleaded... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Illinois man sentenced to 32 years in mother's choking deathA northern Illinois man has been sentenced to 32 years in prison for fatally ch
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 4 days ago
A northern Illinois man has been sentenced to 32 years in prison for fatally choking his mother and dumping her body in the Des Plaines River. Will County prosecutors say a judge sentenced 37-year-old Shane Smith of Joliet on Tuesday. He pleaded... Read more
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Daily Herald
Illinois man sentenced to 32 years in mother's choking deathA northern Illinois man has been sentenced to 32 years in prison for fatally ch
Daily Herald / Posted 4 days ago
A northern Illinois man has been sentenced to 32 years in prison for fatally choking his mother and dumping her body in the Des Plaines River. Will County prosecutors say a judge sentenced 37-year-old Shane Smith of Joliet on Tuesday. He pleaded... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Annual pilgrimage to Our Lady of Guadalupe kicks off in Des PlainesDES PLAINES, Ill. -- An annual pilgrimage that dates back to the 1980s kicked o
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 6 days ago
DES PLAINES, Ill. -- An annual pilgrimage that dates back to the 1980s kicked off in the northwest suburbs on Monday. Hundreds of faithful Catholics traveled miles to the shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe in Des Plaines, Ill. Those who came brought... Read more
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MLive.com
$5.9M dam closure would stop Asian carp, attorneys general arguethe shipping conduit entirely to keep Asian carp from reaching Lake Michigan.
MLive.com / Posted 6 days ago
the shipping conduit entirely to keep Asian carp from reaching Lake Michigan. Closing the Brandon Road Lock & Dam on the Des Plaines River with a permanent concrete wall would cost about $5.9 million, compared to the $275 million "flushing lock"... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
IL: O'Hare 'Fly Quiet' Plan Advancesand do what's best for the area. "There is no perfect solution to this," he to
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 6 days ago
and do what's best for the area. "There is no perfect solution to this," he told those gathered for the meeting in Des Plaines. He said his constituents would still be getting much more nighttime noise than communities that were objecting... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Chicago cops visit families of fallen officers for Operation SantaDES PLAINES, Ill. — Chicago police officers answered a special call on Saturday
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 8 days ago
DES PLAINES, Ill. — Chicago police officers answered a special call on Saturday as part of Operation Santa. For the 11th year, police teamed up with the Police Memorial Foundation to honor some special officers and help families of fallen or... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
A bizarre swan attack left an Illinois man dead in 2012. Now his wife is suing.An attack in 2012 by a swan toppled a Des Plaines man’s kayak, sending him plun
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
An attack in 2012 by a swan toppled a Des Plaines man’s kayak, sending him plunging into the water of a retention pond. The aggressive swan, which had been nesting, continued to lunge at the man as he attempted to swim to shore. He never made... Read more
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Business Wire
Rob Long Named General Manager for Schenectady’s Rivers Casino & ResortCarlin, Rush Street Gaming and its affiliates have developed and operate succes
Business Wire / Posted 9 days ago
Carlin, Rush Street Gaming and its affiliates have developed and operate successful casinos in Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, Des Plaines, IL (Chicago area) and Schenectady, NY. By placing an emphasis on superior design and outstanding customer... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Man dies after being pulled from pond in Des PlainesA man who was rescued after he fell from his kayak into a pond at an apartment
Chicago Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
A man who was rescued after he fell from his kayak into a pond at an apartment complex this morning in Des Plaines has died from his injuries, officials said. Anthony Hensley, 37, of the 200 block of North Harvard in Villa Park was pronounced dead... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Wife of man killed in 2012 Des Plaines swan attack files lawsuitAn attack in 2012 by a swan toppled a Des Plaines man’s kayak, sending him plun
Chicago Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
An attack in 2012 by a swan toppled a Des Plaines man’s kayak, sending him plunging into the water of a retention pond. The aggressive swan, which had been nesting, continued to lunge at the man as he attempted to swim to shore. He never made... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Police reports for Thursday, Dec. 7at 101 Randall Drive; driving under the influence of alcohol; given notice to a
SaukValley.com / Posted 10 days ago
at 101 Randall Drive; driving under the influence of alcohol; given notice to appear in court. Alfred C. Adams Jr., 28, of Des Plaines; 3 p.m. Saturday at East Lincolnway and Bartlett Street; improper lane usage and driving under the influence of... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Illinois ranks fifth for number of GoFundMe donorswas raised to help two children — Hailee,15, and Christian, 9 — after their par
Chicago Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
was raised to help two children — Hailee,15, and Christian, 9 — after their parents and older sister died in a car crash in Des Plaines in February. Police said the 21-year-old driver, Piotr Rog, was intoxicated and likely driving 135 mph when he... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Plan to block invasive fish worries Louisiana business groupon the cost-effectiveness of structural controls. Proposals include upgrading
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 10 days ago
on the cost-effectiveness of structural controls. Proposals include upgrading Illinois' Brandon Road Lock and Dam on the Des Plaines River, part of an aquatic chain connecting Lake Michigan to the Asian carp-infested Mississippi River... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Plan to block invasive fish worries Louisiana business groupon the cost effectiveness of structural controls. Proposals include upgrading
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 10 days ago
on the cost effectiveness of structural controls. Proposals include upgrading Illinois’ Brandon Road Lock and Dam on the Des Plaines River, part of an aquatic chain connecting Lake Michigan to the Asian carp-infested Mississippi River wa... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Plan to block invasive fish worries Louisiana business groupon the cost effectiveness of structural controls. Proposals include upgrading
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 10 days ago
on the cost effectiveness of structural controls. Proposals include upgrading Illinois' Brandon Road Lock and Dam on the Des Plaines River, part of an aquatic chain connecting Lake Michigan to the Asian carp-infested Mississippi River... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Plan to block invasive fish worries Louisiana business groupon the cost effectiveness of structural controls. Proposals include upgrading
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 10 days ago
on the cost effectiveness of structural controls. Proposals include upgrading Illinois' Brandon Road Lock and Dam on the Des Plaines River, part of an aquatic chain connecting Lake Michigan to the Asian carp-infested Mississippi River... Read more
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Bolingbrook Reporter
Romeoville residents oppose Bluff Road warehouse developmenttheir opposition to the plan, Bluff Road is well known for its rolling hills, f
Bolingbrook Reporter / Posted 11 days ago
their opposition to the plan, Bluff Road is well known for its rolling hills, forest preserves and a scenic view of the Des Plaines River Valley. The release also states that the area is popular with hikers and cyclists. According to the news... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
McCook Reservoir to open soon, holding sewage and runoff until storms passwork of connecting a former hard-rock quarry to the Deep Tunnel, a series of ca
Chicago Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
work of connecting a former hard-rock quarry to the Deep Tunnel, a series of cavernous pipes under the Chicago and Des Plaines rivers that collect sewage and storm runoff from neighborhood sewers. Sandwiched next to sludge lagoons between... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Begalka: Reminiscing of farms, an old McDonald’sA replica of Ray Kroc's first McDonald's franchise, which opened April 15, 1955
Northwest Herald / Posted 14 days ago
A replica of Ray Kroc's first McDonald's franchise, which opened April 15, 1955, is now a museum in Des Plaines. McDonald's Corp. has announced it will demolish the museum. Kroc built his first restaurant in 1955 in Des Plaines, after franchising the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Vote coming for O'Hare Fly Quiet plan that could last two yearsevery single night residents in our ward (are) going to hear planes going overh
Chicago Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
every single night residents in our ward (are) going to hear planes going overhead.” Not everyone is happy about the plan. Des Plaines would hear more jet traffic at night because of greater use of diagonal runways, which could be used more than 26... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Jimmy Garoppolo will feel at home in 49ers’ starting debuttouchdown pass in last Sunday’s 24-13 loss to the Seahawks. Less than 24 hours
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 days ago
touchdown pass in last Sunday’s 24-13 loss to the Seahawks. Less than 24 hours later, it was a topic at the YMCA in Des Plaines. “On Monday, I’m on the elliptical machine,” Henry said, “and the guy next to me is talking about Jimmy... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Girl, 13, missing from near Des Plainesa 13-year-old girl who is missing from Elk Grove Township, officials said Satur
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
a 13-year-old girl who is missing from Elk Grove Township, officials said Saturday. Jahaira Ozuna, 13, who lives near Des Plaines, was last seen at night Thursday and was reported missing Friday. She is Hispanic with black hair and brown eyes... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Girl, 13, from Elk Grove Township reported missingTownship Jahaira Ozuna was reported missing on Dec. 1. She was last seen the n
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 15 days ago
Township Jahaira Ozuna was reported missing on Dec. 1. She was last seen the night before at her home in unincorporated Des Plaines. Jahaira is Hispanic, approximately 4’10” and 127 pounds. She has black hair and brown eyes and a piercing on... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Local cleats artist Marvin Baroota gets his big break with Bears: 'This can be an empire for him'My Cleats” campaign, a weekend that allows players to promote charitable causes
Chicago Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
My Cleats” campaign, a weekend that allows players to promote charitable causes on their shoes. In all, the 24-year-old Des Plaines resident hand-painted cleats for 23 Bears to wear this weekend, taking creative license to best match each... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Shell Midstream buying pipelines, terminals for $825Mincludes a Houston-area terminal in Pasadena, as well as four other terminals i
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 18 days ago
includes a Houston-area terminal in Pasadena, as well as four other terminals in Portland, Seattle, Anacortes, Wash.; and Des Plaines, Ill. Lastly, the deal a 10 percent stake in the massive Explorer pipeline that runs from Houston to Midwestern... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
How Chicago police used a minor traffic stop in western Illinois to hold a man who nearly died in jailSide of Chicago.’ They weren’t looking at him as Tyler Lumar: a dad, a brother,
Chicago Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
Side of Chicago.’ They weren’t looking at him as Tyler Lumar: a dad, a brother, a son.” She spends part of most days in a Des Plaines rehab hospital with the now 23-year-old man she had planned to marry. Sometimes Tecate brings their daughter,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Volo Auto Museum may save McDonald's museum from demolitionMcDonald's Corp. founder Ray Kroc opened his first McDonald's restaurant on Apr
Chicago Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
McDonald's Corp. founder Ray Kroc opened his first McDonald's restaurant on April 15, 1955, in Des Plaines, Ill. The original red-and-white tiled building featuring the golden arches was remodeled several times before it was torn down in 1984. A... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Auto museum may save McDonald's museum from demolitionhamburger restaurant after all. Upon hearing that McDonald’s plans to demolish
SaukValley.com / Posted 24 days ago
hamburger restaurant after all. Upon hearing that McDonald’s plans to demolish its museum in the Chicago suburb of Des Plaines next month, the Volo Auto Museum in Lake County is exploring the possibility of picking up the entire structure... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Phillips football program keeps piling up victories — on and off the fieldPhillips, which got a boost in August from Riddell, an equipment manufacturer.
Chicago Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
Phillips, which got a boost in August from Riddell, an equipment manufacturer. Riddell invited Phillips for a tour of its Des Plaines headquarters and surprised the team with gifts afterward: donated state-of-the-art SpeedFlex helmets worth $400... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Auto museum may save Des Plaines McDonald’s museum from demolitionhamburger restaurant after all. Upon hearing that McDonald’s plans to demolish
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 24 days ago
hamburger restaurant after all. Upon hearing that McDonald’s plans to demolish its museum in the Chicago suburb of Des Plaines next month, the Volo Auto Museum in Lake County is exploring the possibility of picking up the entire structure... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Volo Auto Museum may save historic McDonald’s restaurant from demolitionA 1955 Ford, left, and a 1955 Oldsmobile are parked in the lot of the McDonald'
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 24 days ago
A 1955 Ford, left, and a 1955 Oldsmobile are parked in the lot of the McDonald's museum July 14, 2000 in Des Plaines, IL. On this site April 15, 1955 Ray Kroc, founder of the McDonald's franchise, opened his first restaurant. 45 years later... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Copy-Auto museum may save McDonald's museum from demolitionhamburger restaurant after all. Upon hearing that McDonald's plans to demolish
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 24 days ago
hamburger restaurant after all. Upon hearing that McDonald's plans to demolish its museum in the Chicago suburb of Des Plaines next month, the Volo Auto Museum in Lake County is exploring the possibility of picking up the entire structure... Read more
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Daily Herald
Auto museum may save McDonald's museum from demolitionhamburger restaurant after all. Upon hearing that McDonald's plans to demolish
Daily Herald / Posted 24 days ago
hamburger restaurant after all. Upon hearing that McDonald's plans to demolish its museum in the Chicago suburb of Des Plaines next month, the Volo Auto Museum in Lake County is exploring the possibility of picking up the entire structure... Read more
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FOX News
Auto museum may save McDonald's museum from demolitionhamburger restaurant after all. Upon hearing that McDonald's plans to demolish
FOX News / Posted 24 days ago
hamburger restaurant after all. Upon hearing that McDonald's plans to demolish its museum in the Chicago suburb of Des Plaines next month, the Volo Auto Museum in Lake County is exploring the possibility of picking up the entire structure... Read more
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FOX News
Auto museum may save McDonald's museum from demolitionhamburger restaurant after all. Upon hearing that McDonald's plans to demolish
FOX News / Posted 24 days ago
hamburger restaurant after all. Upon hearing that McDonald's plans to demolish its museum in the Chicago suburb of Des Plaines next month, the Volo Auto Museum in Lake County is exploring the possibility of picking up the entire structure... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Auto museum may save McDonald's museum from demolitionhamburger restaurant after all. Upon hearing that McDonald's plans to demolish
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 24 days ago
hamburger restaurant after all. Upon hearing that McDonald's plans to demolish its museum in the Chicago suburb of Des Plaines next month, the Volo Auto Museum in Lake County is exploring the possibility of picking up the entire structure... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
3 charged in April slaying of Chicago area Lyft driveron Wednesday. The three were charged in the April 26 shooting death of 53-year
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 24 days ago
on Wednesday. The three were charged in the April 26 shooting death of 53-year-old Lyft driver Adaranijo Adekunte of Des Plaines. Police say all are being held without bond in the Cook County Jail. It was not immediately known if they have... Read more
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Daily Herald
3 charged in April slaying of Chicago area Lyft driveron Wednesday. The three were charged in the April 26 shooting death of 53-year
Daily Herald / Posted 24 days ago
on Wednesday. The three were charged in the April 26 shooting death of 53-year-old Lyft driver Adaranijo Adekunte of Des Plaines. Police say all are being held without bond in the Cook County Jail. It was not immediately known if they have... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
3 teens charged in murder of Lyft driver in April19, and a 16-year-old male took part in the shooting death of 53-year-old Lyft
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 24 days ago
19, and a 16-year-old male took part in the shooting death of 53-year-old Lyft driver Adaranijo Adekunte on April 26 in Des Plaines. Adekunte was found in his car, with gunshot wounds to his head. They are each charged with one count of... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Volo Auto Museum seeks to relocate Des Plaines McDonald's museumA replica of Ray Kroc's first McDonald's franchise, which opened April 15, 1955
Northwest Herald / Posted 25 days ago
A replica of Ray Kroc's first McDonald's franchise, which opened April 15, 1955, is now a museum in Des Plaines. McDonald's Corp. has announced it will demolish the museum. Kroc built his first restaurant in 1955 in Des Plaines, after franchising the... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Volo Auto Museum offers to relocate Des Plaines McDonald's museum to save it from demolitionphoto, shows a replica of Ray Kroc's first McDonald's franchise, which opened o
Northwest Herald / Posted 25 days ago
photo, shows a replica of Ray Kroc's first McDonald's franchise, which opened on April 15, 1955, that is now a museum in Des Plaines, Ill. McDonald's Corp. has announced it will demolish the museum. Kroc built his first restaurant in 1955 in Des... Read more
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My Suburban Life
Fly Quiet vote by ad hoc committee impacts ElmhurstNoise Compatibility Commission membership at a special meeting at 8 a.m. Dec. 8
My Suburban Life / Posted 25 days ago
Noise Compatibility Commission membership at a special meeting at 8 a.m. Dec. 8 at Café la Cave, 2777 S. Mannheim Road, Des Plaines. If that passes, there would be an environmental impact study, which could take six to 12 months before the plan... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Volo Auto Museum offers to relocate Des Plaines McDonald's museum rather than raze itphoto, shows a replica of Ray Kroc's first McDonald's franchise, which opened o
Northwest Herald / Posted 25 days ago
photo, shows a replica of Ray Kroc's first McDonald's franchise, which opened on April 15, 1955, that is now a museum in Des Plaines, Ill. McDonald's Corp. has announced it will demolish the museum. Kroc built his first restaurant in 1955 in Des... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Pharma firm sold to CVS unitsubsidiary, according to a Pharmore insider who said an unspecified number of e
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 25 days ago
subsidiary, according to a Pharmore insider who said an unspecified number of employees could be rehired by Omnicare in Des Plaines. Pharmore CEO Ari Shabat and a spokeswoman at CVS' Rhode Island headquarters did not return messages seeking... Read more
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The MidWeek
Holiday classic ‘Nutcracker’ back at the Egyptianwill perform as the Nutcracker Prince and the Sugar Plum Cavalier. Guest artis
The MidWeek / Posted 25 days ago
will perform as the Nutcracker Prince and the Sugar Plum Cavalier. Guest artist Matt Skorupski, a dance major at NIU from Des Plaines, will perform as the Snow King and the Arabian King, with Brooke Fowler of Kingston as the Arabian Queen. Herr... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
McDonald's museum will be razedThe McDonald's museum in Des Plaines, Ill., a replica of Ray Kroc's first resta
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 26 days ago
The McDonald's museum in Des Plaines, Ill., a replica of Ray Kroc's first restaurant, is slated to be torn down next month. Kroc, considered by the company to be the founder of the modern chain, built his first restaurant in 1955 after franchising... Read more
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SaukValley.com
McDonald's plans to tear down Des Plaines museum next monthThe McDonald’s museum in Des Plaines, a replica of Ray Kroc’s first restaurant,
SaukValley.com / Posted 26 days ago
The McDonald’s museum in Des Plaines, a replica of Ray Kroc’s first restaurant, is slated to be torn down next month, the world’s largest burger chain said Monday. Kroc, considered by the company to be the founder of the modern chain, built his... Read more
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Fortune
McDonald's Plans to Demolish Store No. 1 Museum1985—a year after the original store was torn down in 1984—was a replica of Ray
Fortune / Posted 26 days ago
1985—a year after the original store was torn down in 1984—was a replica of Ray Kroc’s first store that opened in 1955 in Des Plaines, Il. Though the museum was popular with tourists, it had flooding problems starting in 2008. The land will be... Read more
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