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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.
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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.
Mt. Prospect Irish Fest is April 12
The 2014 festival season kicks off in the Northwest suburbs with Irish Fest, from 2-11 p.m. Saturday, April 12 in downtown Mount Prospect.
Closed Mount Prospect banquet hall has new owner
Bristol Court banquets, a well-known celebration spot in Mount Prospect that closed abruptly last month, has a new owner, according to village officials.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Catalytic converter thieves targeting Chevy Cavaliers
Thieves skilled in cutting off catalytic converters have stolen several recently in the Northwest suburbs, and they seem to especially like the ones on Chevy Cavaliers.
Longtime Dist. 207 board member resigns
Longtime Maine Township High School District 207 board member Donna Pellar is stepping down because she is moving out of the district, officials said.
Isabella area sewer work delayed to 2015
Work on the Isabella sewer improvement project will have to be delayed until next year, due to the recent severe weather, Mount Prospect Public Works Director Sean Dorsey told the village board this week.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Mt. Prospect group's historic dinner a sellout
Paula Zoern Loga of Mount Prospect poses in front of the Ferris wheel backdrop, wearing the costume she created for the evening.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Wheeling, other taxing bodies hope for accord on TIF district
While representatives of school districts and other taxing bodies questioned Wheeling's right to establish a tax increment financing district on the site of one it had recently closed, both sides expressed hope after Monday's village board meeting that an agreement can be reached.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Skowron to chair Mt. Prospect police/fire board
Former Mount Prospect trustee Michaele Skowron, a member of the Board of Fire and Police Commissioners, has been appointed chairwoman of the board.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Upscale Polish restaurant planned in Mount Prospect
Mount Prospect trustees paved the way this week for what's being billed as an upscale Polish restaurant to open in the Mount Prospect Commons shopping center on the southwest side of the village.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Cost inching up for Mt. Prospect golf course renovation
Cost continues to be something of a moving target for the Mount Prospect Park District as it finalizes plans to renovate the district golf course.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Mt. Prospect awards village manager with 5 percent raise
Despite 22 years in his role as Mount Prospect's village manager, Michael Janonis ranked in the bottom half among 20 peers in a recent compensation survey.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Mount Prospect man charged after police chase
A 25-year-old Mount Prospect man has been charged with aggravated driving under the influence, driving on a suspended license and several other violations after he led police on a brief chase while driving in the wrong lanes of traffic through parts of West suburban Riverside early Sunday, police said.