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Teen Job Fair held at Arlington Hts. library
Lizbeth Melgoza, 15, left, and Vivian Tran, 16, both Hersey High School students from Mount Prospect, visit with Tom Spicer, teen services supervisor for the Arlington Heights Memorial Library, during the Teen Job Fair on Saturday at the library.
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Sat Mar 08, 2014
Older Man Asks 22-Year-Old For A Date, Touches Her Inappropriately When She Refuses
A man in his fifties asked a woman out for a date and then inappropriately touched her when she turned him down outside a Mail Box Plus store in Mount Prospect, say police, who issued a sketch of the battery suspect.
1,500 students perform in Choral Classic in Wheaton
Indiana's New Prairie High School took part in the annual Choral Classic Invitational Saturday in Wheaton.
Lawmakers differ on big bill to move I-90 water pipe
A Northwest suburban lawmaker thinks the Illinois tollway could have been more helpful to ratepayers faced with a $73 million bill to relocate a water pipe in the way of I-90 expansion.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Robbery charges dismissed against teens
Cook County Judge Jill Cerone Marisie cited no probable cause in dismissing charges against Gerardo Arreola, 18, of Arlington Heights, and Nathan Fakhouri, 19, of Mount Prospect, records show.
Bristol Court Banquets in Mt. Prospect reportedly closes
Media reports that Bristol Court Banquet Hall in Mount Prospect closed earlier this week are unconfirmed by the Daily Herald Friday evening, but the phone number and website for the longtime business have both been disconnected.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Not too much of a good thing; 25,000 pounds of donated food arrives in Mt. Prospect
Feed the Children, a not-for-profit group based in Oklahoma City, was delivering 24 pallets of food, hygiene products and other items - an estimated 25,000 pounds worth - to be distributed to struggling families in Mount Prospect.
Palatine awaits thaw to know how roads fared through winter
The full impact this winter has had on Palatine's roads won't be fully known until spring comes, whenever that may be.
Village Theatre Guild to Show 'Superior Donuts' by Playwright Tracy Letts in Coming Weeks
Playwright Tracy Letts had fun with sharply drawn urban characters in his Chicago-based comedy-drama Superior Donuts, opening March 21 at the Village Theatre Guild in Glen Ellyn .
The Lebanon Daily News
Illinois governor's race showcases union fears
In this Jan. 16, 2014 file photo, venture capitalist Bruce Rauner, a candidate for the Republican nomination for Illinois governor, speaks during a business forum in Mount Prospect, Ill.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Union head says Dist. 57 teachers happy with contract
The head of the teachers union in Mount Prospect Elementary District 57 said Wednesday that union members feel a new sense of optimism in the wake of recent contract negotiations.
Illinois reps. seek federal investigation into petcoke
Three Illinois congressmen, including 9th district Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky, have signed a letter asking for a federal investigation into the handling and potential health effects of petroleum coke.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Job Fair - Upcoming Job Fair Fresh Thyme Farmers Market Saturday,...
Upcoming Job Fair Fresh Thyme Farmers Market Saturday, March 8 ? 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Location: Holiday Inn 200 E. Rand Rd, Mt Prospect A new, healthy and fresh way to grocery shop is taking root in the Midwest, and we want you to join the Fresh Thyme team! Come to our job fair to learn more about full-time, part-time and manager positions for the ... (more)
Thu Feb 27, 2014
No one injured in Mount Prospect fire
No one was injured Wednesday in a fire inside a multifamily residence on the 1100 block of north Boxwood Drive in Mount Prospect, authorities said.
River Trails schools celebrate diversity with Heritage Fair
River Trails Elementary District 26 will host its first Heritage Fair next week, an event designed to foster appreciation and understanding of the different cultural groups who call the district home.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Mount Prospect bakery finds temporary home after fire
Central Continental Bakery has opened a temporary location at 17 W. Prospect Avenue in Mount Prospect.
Chain Store Age
Retailers in expansion mode
Retailers making headlines with store expansion plans include new players as well as global powerhouses.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
What are your transportation priorities? Tell Cook County
Want less congestion on Route 14? Or fast public transit to O'Hare from Palatine? A way to safely walk or bike between home and work? Now's the time to submit your wish list as Cook County begins work on a long-range transportation plan.
Driving Without Headlights Leads to DUI Arrest
The following information is from the Northbrook Police Department. An arrest does not indicate guilt.