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Mon Jun 17, 2013
Des Plaines recognizes two cops with life saving awards
The Des Plaines City Council Monday night recognized an Evanston police officer and a city cop for their quick thinking, which saved the lives of two residents.
The Business Ledger
Peak Construction to build New World Van Lines building
Business Ledger news services DES PLAINES -- Peak Construction Corp. has been selected as design builder to oversee New World Van Lines' $2 million warehouse storage expansion at their global headquarters in Chicago.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Scientists moving 15-ton magnet from NY to Chicago
Scientists on Long Island are preparing to move a 50-foot-wide electromagnet 3,200 miles over land and sea to its new home at the U.S. Department of Energy's Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory in Illinois.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
Superheroes race through Mt. Prospect for fun run
Pete Nocchi, a lifeguard with the Mount Prospect Park District, directs runners Saturday in the park district's Super 5K Run at Lions Memorial Park in Mount Prospect.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Top 30 finalists named for Suburban Chicago's Got Talent
Dave Siemiaszko of Wheeling listens to the judges' critique after performing his original composition on day one of auditions for Suburban Chicago's Got Talent.
USDTL Awarded DBS Specimins for Research From the Virtual Repository of Dried Blood Spots
Des Plaines, IL - USDTL is the first laboratory to be awarded specimens from the Virtual Repository of Dried Blood Spots , a new national database of dried blood spot specimens available for use in research.
Dist. 207 anti-hazing consultant says staff 'overwhelmed'
The consultant that led anti-hazing focus groups at the three Maine Township High School District 207 high schools recommends more student involvement and staff training on bullying intervention.
Morton Grove man explores war-torn Syria
When the Morton Grove native arrived earlier this year, he wasn't with the Red Cross, Greenpeace or the United States military.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Editorial: Travel websites should pay full local tax
If a car dealer buys a new car and then sells it to you, taxes are based on the retail price that you paid for the car.
Now Available: Frank Consolidated Enterprises - Strategy and SWOT Report
The report covers the company's structure, operation, SWOT analysis, product and service offerings and corporate actions, providing a 360deg view of the company.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Chicago man sentenced for Rosemont carjacking, Des Plaines robbery
A 42-year-old Chicago man convicted last year of carjacking a Rosemont cabdriver and robbing a Des Plaines Subway sandwich shop was sentenced on Wednesday to 45 years in prison for aggravated vehicular hijacking.
Des Plaines man charged with aggravated DUI
A Des Plaines man was in critical condition Monday at an area hospital following a five-car collision Sunday night on Golf Road in unincorporated Cook County near Overlook Drive.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Park Ridge police arrest three teens in burglary
Park Ridge police say they have arrested three teenagers in connection with the recent burglary of a home there.Noel Beluso and Alex Herrera, both 17 and of Des Plaines, were arrested and charged with burglary, along with a 16-year-old from Des Plaines who is being charged as a juvenile, according to police.Beluso, of the 9400 block of Bay Colony ... (more)
Mon Jun 10, 2013
West Nile Virus found in Illinois mosquitoes
Des Plaines Valley Mosquito Abatement District employees collected a positive mosquito sample on May 21, 2013 from Hillside in Cook County.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
Des Plaines awards $2.8 million roadwork contract
The Des Plaines city council this week awarded a roughly $2.8 million contract for street and road improvements to be completed this year to the lowest bidder, Hillside-based Orange Crush.
Wed Jun 05, 2013
Des Plaines council votes to repeal residency clause Updated Jun 5,...
Des Plaines aldermen this week voted 5-3 to repeal a requirement that certain city employees, specifically department heads, live in town, a seemingly benign issue that drew passionate arguments from both sides.
Clinical Government Program To Begin at City Hall
Beginning Tuesday, June 11, 2013, seventeen Maine West High School students will be attending class at Des Plaines City Hall, followed by a two-hour work session in individual City departments.
The Business Ledger
Des Plaines offers $80,000 incentive to bring eatery to Metropolitan Square
Staff Photographer The shuttered Cheeseburger in Paradise restaurant in Des Plaines' downtown Metropolitan Square shopping center will make way for a Tap House Grill set to open this September.