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The Southtown Star
A new grocery store promises the cheapest produce around
That's a tall order in the Chicago area, where the $17 billion grocery industry is crowded and the margins are razor-thin.
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Cyber Innovation Labs Teams with Cupertino Electric, ETS Lindgren and ...
MT. PROSPECT, Ill., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cyber Innovation Labs, LLC , a premier enterprise-class design/build/manage service provider of EMP and Solar Flare Protected Data Centers, announced today the establishment of a new entity, EMP GRID Services, LLC, by virtue of a teaming agreement signed with Cupertino Electric, Inc., ETS-Lindgren, ... (more)
Mon Apr 21, 2014
Mayors push for Illinois pension cuts this year
Suburban mayors joined counterparts from across the state Monday to reiterate their call for lawmakers to overhaul local police and fire pension systems to avoid strains on municipal budgets, but there were few signs the legislature would take up the issue anytime soon.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
Witnesses, police help save Mount Prospect man after heart attack
When Jim Maglieri of Mount Prospect gives a speech at his daughter's wedding next month, he's likely to talk about how close he came to missing it.
Mt. Prospect limits parking on Walnut Street
Mount Prospect trustees voted last week to prohibit parking on the north side of Walnut Street between Prospect Manor Avenue and Ridge Avenue.
The Huffington Post
This Paralyzed Pit Bull Brings A Message Of Perseverance To Patients
Therapy dogs are a wonderful part of the healing process for many patients, but Elsa, the paralyzed pit bull, is more than just furry comfort for the patients she visits -- she is a lesson in perseverance.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
Lucky homeowners get landscaping makeovers
"Get Your Summer On" prize winner JoAnne Lee and her husband, Jack, have a new front entry area at their Arlington Heights home.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Mount Prospect pizza place expanding
Crave Pizza, 106 E. Northwest Hwy., has acquired the space formerly occupied by Anna's Alure salon, allowing the business to expand from 1,600 to 2,500 square feet.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Randhurst hopes new signs draws more shoppers to center's interior
Randhurst Village is giving its signage a boost as it tries to entice more traffic into the shopping center's interior.
Janowick to replace Semkiu as Mt. Prospect police chief
Mount Prospect Deputy Chief of Field Operations Timothy Janowick is in line to replace Chief Michael Semkiu, who will retire on June 17, Village Manager Michael Janonis announced Thursday.
Artists, writers shine in community contest
Dustin Beelow of Elk Grove High School shows his artwork to Bill Dussling, president of the District 214 board, during the annual Arts Unlimited reception and program held Wednesday at Forest View Education Center in Arlington Heights.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Des Plaines, Mount Prospect to host Energy Fair
The city of Des Plaines and the village of Mount Prospect invite Des Plaines and Mount Prospect residents to an Energy Fair, from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. on Saturday, April 19, at the Mount Prospect Library, 10 S. Emerson St., Mount Prospect.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Wheeling High wins District 214 social media contest
Wheeling High School is the winner of Northwest Suburban High School District 214's "Get Social" Twitter competition, logging more than 7,600 combined new followers and retweets of original content during the two-week contest.
Daley Nephew Completes Jail Term In 2004 Manslaughter Case
A nephew of former Mayor Richard M. Daley has been released from jail after serving a 60-day sentence for involuntary manslaughter.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Everyonea s Irish at Mount Prospect fest
Garrett Zach, 4, of Palatine says his favorite part of watching his sister Clare dance for Trinity Academy of Irish Dance is "looking at all the pretty costumes."
Mount Prospect police seek witnesses to scooter crash
Mount Prospect police are looking for witnesses who might have seen a 79-year-old man crash his scooter Thursday night on Euclid Avenue.
Carpeting advances with textures, patterns
By their very nature, they cover a lot of square footage and set the tone for a room.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Mt. Prospect may swap speed humps with colored asphalt
About eight years after installing seven speed humps to address speeding and excessive traffic near the Mount Prospect Golf Club and Lincoln Middle School, officials are considering a new approach there.
St. Charles East Named Among Most Challenging High Schools in Illinois
St. Charles East High School has been named the 37th most challenging high school in Illinois in recently released rankings from the Washington Post.