51 min ago
Mt. Prospect chamber to host discussion of gun law
The Mount Prospect Chamber of Commerce, together with American Chartered Bank and the Mount Prospect Police Department, will host a discussion of the state's concealed carry gun law at 8 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 10, at American Chartered Bank, 111 E. Rand Road, Mount Prospect.
8 hrs ago
Elk Grove P.E. teacher helps make school healthy
A 2013 Elementary P.E. Teacher of the Year, Northeastern District, from the Illinois Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance A Spearheaded efforts that resulted in Ridge being selected the grand prize winner in the Fuel Up to Play 60 Casting Call Challenge, netting a $3,100 grant, a visit from three Chicago Bears players, ... (more)
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Sunday picks: Dancenter North brings 'Nutcracker'
Lambs Farm Holiday Lights Gift & Craft Fair Hundreds of vendors will be on hand featuring items such as jewelry, clothing, candy and more at the 33rd Annual Lambs Farm Holiday Lights Gift & Craft Fair at Arlington International Racecourse, 2200 W. Euclid Ave., Arlington Heights.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
The Southtown Star
Prosecutors: Hazel Crest robber tracked by iPad he stole
A Hazel Crest man allegedly stole more than $88,000 worth of Apple products and cellphones during a holdup in a Mount Prospect Sprint store but quickly was arrested after authorities used a GPS from an iPad he allegedly took to track him at the Markham courthouse.
Man Charged With Robbery Of Wireless Store In Mount Prospect
A south suburban man was charged with the armed robbery of a wireless store Tuesday in northwest suburban Mount Prospect.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
River Trails schools explore new reading, tech programs
Mount Prospect-based River Trails School District 26 has enacted several new academic programs designed to reflect changing state standards and keep the district up-to-date with technology.
The Jersey Journal
Christmas Tree Lighting, Mt. Prospect Avenue, Newark's North Ward
Free photos with Santa will be the highlight when Mt. Prospect Partnership hosts its fourth annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony on Thursday, December 12th, 4:30 pm - 6:15 pm, on Mt.
Actress to visit fundraiser for Mt. Prospect teacher
A group of teachers at Lions Park Elementary School in Mount Prospect has organized a fundraiser to help a longtime colleague in her battle with cancer.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Mt. Prospect OKs tax, fee hikes to fund street repairs
Beginning next year, drivers filling up in Mount Prospect will be putting in their two cents to help rebuild the village's roads.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Culver's of Mount Prospect hosts tornado fundraiser
On Wednesday, December 11, Culver's restaurant in Mount Prospect will be among 74 participating Culver's in Illinois and Indiana to donate 10 percent of sales to the American Red Cross to help communities recently devastated by tornadoes and severe storms.
Anna Marie Kukec Child model from Mount Prospect now has agency of her own
Mount Prospect resident Paige L. Ehlman has parlayed child modeling gigs into a 20-year career in modeling and acting.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
'Tommy Tree' a symbol of togetherness for Mt. Prospect neighborhood
The brilliant white bulbs blanketing the "Tommy Tree" towering above this Mount Prospect block will light in stages tonight to make sure the surge doesn't blow a fuse.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Mount Prospect man celebrates 100th birthday
Ever wondered how the first Zenith remote control was invented? Or how Sears developed microwave ovens in Japan? Or perhaps, have you ever thought about how difficult it must have been building the antennas on top of the famous Sears Tower building in Chicago, currently known as Willis Tower? These question and more can be answered just by having a ... (more)
Northwest suburban police blotter
Anna K. Cabaj, 23, of the 100 block of Boardwalk Street, Elk Grove Village, was arrested around 8:58 p.m. Nov. 12 at Kohl's, 1500 S. Elmhurst Road, and charged with felony retail theft.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Black Friday Shopping: Local Mall, Major Retailer Hours; Advertisements, Deals
Woodfield Mall, 5 Woodfield Shopping Center in Schaumburg, will open at 8 p.m. on Thanksgiving, Nov. 28, and stay open until 10 p.m. on Black Friday, Nov. 29. The mall will reopen at 8 a.m. on Nov. 30. Full hours are listed on the mall's website .
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Mt. Prospect flips the switch on Christmas tree
As part of the ceremony, the Madrigal Singers of Prospect High School performed, and the Lions Club served hot cocoa.
Forrest General's NICU receives holiday donation from Little Giraffe Foundation
Forrest General Hospital's NICU has been selected to receive Thanksgiving packages from the Little Giraffe Foundation for the patients and families currently in the NICU.
Chain Store Age
Farmers market, salon to Deerfield, Ill., center
Fresh Thyme Farmers Market and Studio A Salon have taken space at Cadwell's Corners in Deerfield, Ill., a northern suburb of Chicago.
Defense lawyers in Daley nephew's manslaughter trial ask judge for Sun-Times records
Attorneys for former Mayor Richard M. Daley's nephew want a judge to force three reporters working for the Chicago Sun-Times to turn over their interview records, saying their investigation may have contaminated key eyewitnesses who will testify at the nephew's upcoming manslaughter trial.