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A fire that hospitalized one man and resulted in an estimated $225,000 in damages to a three-story home remains under investigation by the Des Plaines... [Read More]
An employee of LGS Sky Chefs, a Des Plaines facility that provides around-the-clock catering services for flights at O'Hare International Airport, died after... [Read More]
Near the start of each year, Wheeling holds an event to show appreciation for the village's employees and volunteers. In the proposed 2019 village budget,... [Read More]
Ald. John D'Astice (6th) announced his plans to run for mayor of Rolling Meadows this week, joining Ald. Joe Gallo (4th) and plan commissioner Dave... [Read More]
Wheeling trustees Ray Lang, Joe Vito and Dave Vogel have filed petitions to run in the April 2, 2019 consolidated election, according to Deputy Village... [Read More]
Cheri Klumpp, Mike Burns and James Whittington, the three incumbent Wheeling Park District commissioners whose terms are expiring next year, have filed to run... [Read More]
Mike Lake, commander of Des Plaines VFW Post 2992, was recognized as a veteran "whose contributions are above and beyond the call of duty" during... [Read More]
A $7.1 million Illinois Dept. of Transportation project to create a new storm water pumping station on Northwest Highway in Des Plaines is underway with... [Read More]
Maine Township trustees Nov. 27 approved (3-2) the adoption of new policies covering how staff and elected officials can contact township attorneys and call... [Read More]
Artwork by third grader Jacob Sanchez and first grander Emily Szczurek, both students at Brentwood Elementary School, won the Des Plaines "Season of Magic" [Read More]
Maine Township High School Dist. 207 was recently named one of the 25 "Most Innovative School Districts" in the U.S. by the American Association of... [Read More]
So far, three candidates have filed to run for three open seats on the Wheeling Township Elementary School Dist. 21 Board of Education during the... [Read More]
No cause has been identified in a small fire that led to the evacuation of Wheeling High School, 900 S. Elmhurst Rd., at approximately 1:45... [Read More]
Editor, Journal: I would like to publicly thank the paramedics and the couple who recently helped me when I fell in the parking lot at... [Read More]
A new option for emergency care is gearing up for Rolling Meadows residents through the proposed Illinois Dept. of Public Health pilot program Mobile Integrated... [Read More]
Oakton Community College's Des Plaines campus is joining hundreds of homes, businesses and organizations statewide for the 2018 Illinois Solar Tour from 10 a.m. [Read More]
Confusion lingers about one area of local public finances after township trustees last month approved an amended Maine Township budget. "At this point, we're... [Read More]
Rolling Meadows residents will likely be asked to pay more in property taxes to the city next year. A proposed budget for the city's 2019... [Read More]
The owner of a Wheeling funeral home has put into action a plan to oust Village President Pat Horcher from office. Former Chicago Executive Airport... [Read More]
A final, balanced budget for this school year was approved by Des Plaines Elementary School Dist. 62 board members Monday (Sept. 17). It includes revenue... [Read More]