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2020

Last updated June 26, 2020

City’s Cannabis Dispensary Discussion To Be Held June 25 | Prospect Heights Journal

 

Home Rule To Appear On Referendum For Sixth Time In City History | Prospect Heights Journal

Ruse Burglars Pretend To Be Public Works Employees Testing For COVID-19 | Park Ridge Journal

Mayor Talks Diversity, Demographics In Village | Mount Prospect Journal

Mayor, Police Chief Talk Use Of Force Policies | Mount Prospect Journal

MP Senior Living Community Opening Soon | Mount Prospect Journal

Local Childcare Centers Reopen With Safety Guidelines In Place | Journal & Topics

Community Gives Back With ‘D57 Cares’ Fund | Mount Prospect Journal

City To Consider Opening And Operating Cannabis Dispensary | Prospect Heights Journal

Citizen, Police Act Quickly To Reunite Lost Boy With Parents | Park Ridge Journal

Auger, One Of St. Viator’s First Teachers, Dies At 87 | Arlington Heights Journal

Firehouse Water Seepage Fix To Cost $124,200 | Mount Prospect Journal

Founding Homeowner Of Mount Prospect Subdivision Dies At 98 | Mount Prospect Journal

New MP Mayor Pro Tem Elected For 2020-2021 | Mount Prospect Journal

Maryville To Host First-Ever Virtual Fundraiser June 1-5 | Des Plaines Journal

Rolling Meadows COVID-19 Testing Site Reopens | Rolling Meadows Journal

Prospect Heights Park District Responding To COVID-19 Pandemic, Reopening The District | Prospect Heights Journal

Village Celebrated ‘Monarch Butterfly Day’ | Mount Prospect Journal

National Public Works Week – Just In Time For Suburb Flooding | Mount Prospect Journal

Additional Levee 37 Pumping Station Coming Soon | Mount Prospect Journal

Residents Feel Call To Action, Organize Donation Drive | Mount Prospect Journal

How The Prospect Heights Park District Is Responding To The COVID-19 Pandemic | Prospect Heights Journal

Elk Grove Village Launches New Self-Service Portal For Water Billing | Elk Grove Journal

FBI And AHPD Warn Residents Of ‘Sextortion’ Scam | Arlington Heights Journal

District 214 Announces Six New Administrative Appointments | Mount Prospect Journal

At Least Two Rosemont Restaurants Plan To Open Patios For Service | Rosemont Journal 

Randhurst Village Grants Three Small Portions Of Land To Village For Street Light Maintenance | Mount Prospect Journal

Park District To Hold Off On Opening Pool, Community Garden To Open May 23 | Arlington Heights Journal

Police Remind Residents: ‘Click It or Ticket’ | Arlington Heights Journal

Mayor Suggests Low-Income Households, More Testing As Causes For High COVID Rate In MP | Mount Prospect Journal

A Rapid Rise: Heavy Rains Pound Prospect Heights | Prospect Heights Journal

Prospect Heights Park District Receives ‘PowerPlay!’ Grant | Prospect Heights Journal

Mount Prospect Residents Save Abandoned Ducklings From Manhole | Mount Prospect Journal

State Rep. Highlights Business Webinar And Latinx Business Resource Survey | Mount Prospect Journal

Crime Statistics For 2019; Domestic Battery, Retail Theft, Driving Under The Influence, Traffic Violations | Mount Prospect Journal

Village Approves Ordinance, Increasing Funding Cap For Maple Street Parking Deck | Mount Prospect Journal

AH Park District Not Immune From Furloughs, COVID Impacts | Arlington Heights Journal

How District 57 Is Adapting To E-Learning | Mount Prospect Journal

Steak ‘n Shake To Close 57 Locations; At Least One In Area Staying Open | Mount Prospect Journal

New Marquee Nears At Metropolis Performing Arts Centre | Arlington Heights Journal

Village Estimates To Lose $5.6 Million In 2020 | Mount Prospect Journal

Village Cancels Block Party, 4th Of July Parade, Other Summer Events | Mount Prospect Journal

‘Expired’ Driver’s Licenses and Registration Remain Valid For Time Being | Arlington Heights Journal

Beacon Of Mount Prospect Community Dies At 91; His Legacy Lives On | Mount Prospect Journal

LED Lights May Be Coming To A Street Near You | Mount Prospect Journal

Good Samaritan Helps Free Children After Vehicle Crashes Through Denny’s | Arlington Heights Journal

Liquor License Approved For La Zingara Trattoria | Mount Prospect Journal

Sweet Treats For Sweet Teachers | Mount Prospect Journal

Trustees Reapprove Outdoor Dining Areas For Javier’s Sabor Mexicano, La Tasca Tapas Restaurant | Mount Prospect Journal

Trustees Approve Insecticide Treatment To Prevent Emerald Ash Borer | Mount Prospect Journal

Arlington Heights Mayor: ‘Stay The Course’ | Arlington Heights Journal

Village Operations Continue; Nuisance Complaints Increase By 369%; Residents Donate To Arlington Cares | Arlington Heights Journal

Mount Prospect, Prospect Heights Golf Courses To Reopen May 1 | Mount Prospect Journal

District 25 – What’s Next | Mount Prospect Journal

MP Remains In Close, ‘Critically Important’ Talks With Regional Officials | Mount Prospect Journal

A Gem Of Mount Prospect: Costume Maker, Painter, Library Employee | Mount Prospect Journal

‘Help Is Here’ Feature On DHS Website To Make Services More Accessible | Mount Prospect Journal

Palatine, Buffalo Grove, Arlington Heights Make ‘50 Safest Cities In Illinois’ List | Arlington Heights Journal

What’s Next For District 57, 26, 23 | Mount Prospect Journal

Slick Spots Haunt Early Morning Drivers In Chicago, Rosemont | Rosemont Journal

Trustees Approve Proposal For Firm To Observe Construction, Rehabilitation Work On | Mount Prospect Journal

Leyden Community Supports Student In Need Of Specialized Wheelchair | Rosemont Journal

Trustees Approve Respirator Purchase For Police Department | Mount Prospect Journal

Patrol Vehicles To Upgrade Mobile Video Recording Systems | Mount Prospect Journal

More On Furloughing Of MP Library Employees Due To Pandemic | Mount Prospect Journal

AH Park District Shuts Down Sunset Meadows, Lake Arlington | Arlington Heights Journal

 

MPPL Places Unknown Number Of Employees On Unpaid Furlough | Mount Prospect Journal

Rosemont Public Safety Auxiliary Officer Dies From COVID-19 Complications​ | Rosemont Journal

 

Police Remind Those Suffering From Domestic Violence: ‘You Are Not Alone’ | Arlington Heights Journal

How Rosemont Is Operating During The COVID-19 Crisis | Rosemont Journal

Triton College Student Tests Positive For COVID-19 | Rosemont Journal

Arlington Heights Essential Services Continue To Operate During COVID-19 Crisis | Arlington Heights Journal

 

Village Expresses Interest In Suburban Tree Consortium, Install Parkway Trees | Mount Prospect Journal

Mount Prospect, Patrol Officers Agree On New 3-Year Deal | Mount Prospect Journal

Public Works Dept. To Receive Replacement Vehicle | Mount Prospect Journal

Trustees Approve Turning One Parcel Into Two Lots | Mount Prospect Journal

Trustees Pass Resolution, OK Funds For Street Resurfacing | Mount Prospect Journal

Mount Prospect Ice Skating Area Approved For Tax Abatement | Mount Prospect Journal

 

New Ownership At Massage Envy in Randhurst Village | Mount Prospect Journal

Firm Bid Approved To Analyze, Assess Village’s Potential Threats To Water | Mount Prospect Journal

Trustees Approved Video Gaming License For Canta Napoli Pizzeria & Ristorante | Mount Prospect Journal

New Restaurant Coming To Mount Prospect; Liquor License Approved | Mount Prospect Journal

Starbucks Plan Back On Table For MP; Previous Issues Resolved | Mount Prospect Journal

PH Council To Consider Tourism District Ordinance Amendment To Assist Hotels During COVID-19 Crisis |Prospect Heights Journal

Bomb Squad Renders ‘MacGyver-Type’ Bomb Safe In Homeowner’s Backyard | Mount Prospect Journal

Walker: Support Available For Businesses, Employees Affected By COVID-19 | Mount Prospect Journal

Arlington Heights Government Buildings Close To Public; Appointments Only | Arlington Heights Journal

Too Soon To Tell How COVID-19 Closures Will Affect Economy | Mount Prospect Journal

Residents Air Concerns With ‘Block 56’ Development Proposal | Mount Prospect Journal

Turn Restrictions Approved For Central & Emerson | Mount Prospect Journal

 

On-Street Parking Prohibited Near Mount Prospect Ice Arena | Mount Prospect Journal

Amendment Decreases 2019 Annual Budget, Increases 2020 Budget | Mount Prospect Journal

Mount Prospect OKs Contract Extension For Water Supply Through 2058 | Mount Prospect Journal

Business Annexed Into Mount Prospect Approved For Caterers Liquor License | Mount Prospect Journal

Village Board Approves Two Seats In Audit Committee, Finance Commission For Reappointment | Mount Prospect Journal

Parkway Tree Stump Removal Contract Awarded By MP Trustees | Mount Prospect Journal

Downtown MP Pedestrian Crossing Improvement Project Moves Forward | Mount Prospect Journal

Village Manager Gets 5% Pay Hike, $15,000 Bonus | Mount Prospect Journal

State Rep. Backs Bill to Create Domestic Violence Task Force | Mount Prospect Journal

Prospect Heights Public Library Trustee Position To Be Filled Soon | Prospect Heights Journal

Is Prospect Heights Library Going Fine Free? | Prospect Heights Journal

Illinois House Passes Bill To Ban Red Light Cameras Despite Prospect Heights Officials Asking For Reconsideration | Prospect Heights Journal

Coronavirus Hits Close To Home For Arlington Heights; Village Providing Updates | Arlington Heights Journal

Mount Prospect Recognized As Storm Ready, Presented With Certificate | Mount Prospect Journal

St. Emily School Principal Resigns After Less Than Six Months, New Leadership Team Steps Up | Mount Prospect Journal

Arlington Heights Citizens Police Academy Begins March 3 | Mount Prospect Journal

State Rep. To Hold Q&A March 2 | Mount Prospect Journal

Northwest Suburban Police Combat Drop In Applicants With Workshop March 14 | Mount Prospect Journal

Mount Prospect Teen Appears On American Idol | Mount Prospect Journal

Prospect Heights Library Moves Ahead With $5.2 Million Renovation Plan | Prospect Heights Journal

Local Legislators Respond To Gov. JB Pritzker’s Budget Address | Journal & Topics

County Funds To Aid In Prospect Heights’ Quest To Extend Sidewalks | Prospect Heights Journal

Prospect Heights Council Approves Study For Streetlights On Winkelman RoadProspect Heights Journal

Phase One Engineering For Melas-Meadows Bridge Approved 4-2 | Mount Prospect Journal

Prospect Heights Officials: Don’t Ban Red Light Cameras In Illinois | Prospect Heights Journal

Discussions Continue On Mount Prospect Bicycle Plan | Mount Prospect Journal

New MP Police, Fire Stations On Pace For Spring Openings | Mount Prospect Journal

Block 56 Proposal To Hopefully ‘Go Public’ In April | Mount Prospect Journal

Six-Year Anniversary Of Downtown MP Fire; Case Still Open | Mount Prospect Journal

Arlington Heights Resident Finalist For ‘Excellence In Teaching’ | Arlington Heights Journal

16 New Babies Joined MP Fire Department Family In 2019; Most Babies In One Year | Mount Prospect Journal

From Principal To Fitness Entrepreneur: One Resident’s New Business After Changing Careers | Mount Prospect Journal

Former Mount Prospect Resident Now Mayor in California | Mount Prospect Journal

Government Reminds Citizens To Look Out For Social Security Scams | Journal & Topics

Mayor Proclamations: Black History Month, League of Women Voters Day | Mount Prospect Journal

Lincoln Relief Station Rehabilitation Continues, Proposal Approved | Mount Prospect Journal

Gymnasium Training Facility To Expand In Mount Prospect | Mount Prospect Journal

MP Village And Park District IGA Approved | Mount Prospect Journal

MP Board Votes 4-2 To Approve Video Gaming Window Signage | Mount Prospect Journal

Mount Prospect Native, Family Among Those Killed In Kobe Bryant Helicopter Crash | Mount Prospect Journal

Mount Prospect Trustees Workshop Top Policy And Management Priorities For Village | Mount Prospect Journal

Helicopters Over DP Related To Emergency At O’Hare? | Des Plaines Journal

Post Opting Out Of Recreational Cannabis Sales In Mount Prospect And How It Affects The Village’s Medical Cannabis Dispensary | Mount Prospect Journal

East Leyden Therapy Dog Penny Opens Instagram Account | Rosemont Journal

Liquor License Approval Helps Woman Obtain American Dream Of Business Ownership | Mount Prospect Journal

Brunching And Gambling: Jelly Cafe Approved For Video Gaming Terminals | Mount Prospect Journal

Cook County Issues 15,000 Same-Sex Marriage Licenses | Journal & Topics

Arlington Heights Police Continue Training With Drones | Arlington Heights Journal

Mt. Prospect Fire Dept. Received More Calls In 2019 Than Ever Before | Mount Prospect Journal

Purchase For Busse Triangle Parcels Approved | Mount Prospect Journal

Village’s Project Tracking Software Almost Ready For Public | Mount Prospect Journal

Students Share Internship Experience With Mount Prospect Trustees | Mount Prospect Journal

Reverend, Sergeant Discuss Combating Hate In Our Communities | Mount Prospect Journal

Annual Film Event Promotes Knowledge On Combating Hate, Racism | Mount Prospect Journal

Local League Of Women Voters To Hit The Streets At Women’s March, Celebrate 100 Years, Work Toward Change | Mount Prospect Journal

Census 2020: What You Need To Know And Why It’s Important | Journal & Topics

MP Village Manager Hopeful Retailers Will Fill Empty Spaces In New Year | Mount Prospect Journal

 

Mount Prospect May See A Train Platform Extension In The Future | Mount Prospect Journal

Police License Plate Recognition Systems Coming To MP Streets | Mount Prospect Journal

 

Death Of Teen In Rosemont Hotel Investigated In MTV Docuseries | Rosemont Journal

Looking Into 2020 With The Village Manager | Mount Prospect Journal

 

Outspoken Prospect Heights Resident, Former Alderman, Mayor, Dies At 76 | Prospect Heights Journal

Same-Sex Marriage Licenses: Cook County Closes In On No. 15,000 | Journal & Topics 

MP Residents Can Vote On Which Problems To Fix With Mobile App | Mount Prospect Journal

Arlington Ridge Center Grand Opening Pulls Thousands Of Patrons | Arlington Heights Journal

MP Resident, NIU Student Wins Third Place For Artwork | Mount Prospect Journal

Local Communities And Departments Rally To Support Injured Firefighter, Father | Prospect Heights Journal

 

2019

DP Teen Found By Police Goes Missing Again | Des Plaines Journal

Smoke Detector Alerts Palatine Residents To Condo Fire | Palatine Journal

Carrie Fullerton Named Executive Director For Arlington Heights Park District | Arlington Heights Journal

16-Year-Old From Unincorporated Des Plaines Still Missing | Des Plaines Journal

Arlington Heights Year In Review 2019 | Arlington Heights Journal

US Foods Resigns Lease With Options To Expand | Rosemont Journal

Randhurst Bed, Bath And Beyond Closing | Mount Prospect Journal

Dog Saved During Kitchen Fire | Mount Prospect Journal

Dist. 214 Voted ‘No’ On Arming School Employees | Mount Prospect Journal

Pool At Hersey Not In Cards For Now | Mount Prospect Journal

Fire Chief Reminds Residents To Take Extra Precautions After Three Fires In One Week | Mount Prospect Journal

District 214 Property Tax Levy Approved 5-1 | Mount Prospect Journal

Maine South High School Celebration: ‘Choose To Include’ | Park Ridge Journal

Mount Prospect Polish Deli Closes Doors After 50 Years Of Business | Mount Prospect Journal 

Engineer Narrows Down Choice For Traffic Improvements At Rand-Elmhurst-Kensington | Mount Prospect Journal

Water, Sewer Rates To Rise In Village | Mount Prospect Journal

MP Approves Max Of Six Gaming Terminals In Licensed Establishments | Mount Prospect Journal

It Takes A Village: River Trail School District 26 Food and Toy Drive | Mount Prospect Journal

Portion Of I-294 Dedicated To Slain Illinois State Trooper | Rosemont Journal

Prospect Heights Public Library Approve Renovation Plans, Work Budget | Prospect Heights Journal

Park Ridge Library Opens The Studio, A New Makerspace | Park Ridge Journal

Former Arlington Heights Mayor Ryan Served Village For Over 2 Decades | Arlington Heights Journal

Village Approves $102,000 Hazardous Waste Collection Proposal | Mount Prospect Journal

German Service At Church, A Nod To Village’s Heritage | Mount Prospect Journal

Cook County Aspires To Hit 15,000 Same-Sex Marriages Before Year Ends | Mount Prospect Journal

Mount Prospect Public Library Recognizes Staff, Volunteers | Mount Prospect Journal

Mount Prospect Opts-Out Of Recreational Cannabis Sales | Mount Prospect Journal

Former Prospect High School Student Now Novelist, Screenwriter, Director, Producer | Mount Prospect Journal

The Yule Fix and Toy Drive To Rock The Village, Help Others On Dec. 14 | Mount Prospect Journal

Man Charged In Domestic Battery, Downtown Barricade | Arlington Heights Journal

Interfaith Candlelight Vigil to Commemorate Sandy Hook Anniversary | Arlington Heights Journal

Leyden’s 25th Annual Music of the Holidays Concert | Rosemont Journal

More MP Residents Show For First Public Reading Of Marijuana Opt-In Ordinance | Mount Prospect Journal

1,200 Santas To Invade Downtown Arlington Heights On Dec. 7 | Arlington Heights Journal

Holiday Party Benefits Dist. 214 Newcomer Students | Mount Prospect Journal

Annual Career Fair & Business Expo At East Leyden A Success | Rosemont Journal

New Senior Citizen Facility Opens In Mount Prospect | Mount Prospect Journal

Rep. Walker, Sen. Gillespie Host Constituent Holiday Party For Public | Arlington Heights Journal

Hersey’s 50th Anniversary Food Drive Collects 46,000 Cans | Arlington Heights Journal

Cook County Board Approve IGA For Invest In Cook Funding For Arlington Heights, Des Plaines, Elk Grove, Mount Prospect | Arlington Heights Journal

 

Tapville Social Opens In Mall, Shoppers Can Drink While Shopping | Rosemont Journal

Prospect Heights Police Department Holds Successful Thanksgiving Food Drive Distribution | Prospect Heights Journal

Mount Prospect Video Gaming: One Year In Review | Mount Prospect Journal

State Gives Mount Prospect Dispensary License To Sell Recreational Cannabis | Mount Prospect Journal

Operation Warm: New Winter Coats For Children, Food For Thanksgiving | Mount Prospect Journal

 

Fire Dept. Announces Safety Poster Winners | Mount Prospect Journal

Mayor Breaks Tie In Favor Of Village Property Tax Hike | Mount Prospect Journal

Will Busse Triangle Ever Get Redeveloped? | Mount Prospect Journal

Dist. 214 Proposes 6% Increase In Property Tax Levy | Mount Prospect Journal

 

Walker To Host Free Insurance Help Event On Nov. 26 | Arlington Heights Journal

P&Z Approve Zoning Code Text Amendments 6-0 | Mount Prospect Journal

Rolling Meadows Bank Robbery Suspect Allegedly Tossed Money Out Window While Fleeing | Rolling Meadows Journal

Busse Flowers Plans To Leave; Three Potential Developers For Block 56 | Mount Prospect Journal

Family’s Roots Are Deeper Than Soil; Family Donates Spruce For Village Christmas Tree | Mount Prospect Journal

Mount Prospect Police To Get New Respirator Masks | Mount Prospect Journal

Village Approves $6.87M Maple Street Loft Parking Garage | Mount Prospect Journal

Tree Lighting, Christkindlmarket, Madrigals Performance | Mount Prospect Journal

Mount Prospect’s Small Business Saturday: ‘Shop Smart, Shop Local’ | Mount Prospect Journal

Mount Prospect Recycling Efforts Awarded, Numbers Higher Than Chicago | Mount Prospect Journal

Woman Dies Of Drug Overdose At Rosemont Hotel | Rosemont Journal

No Property Tax Hikes In Proposed Arlington Heights Budget | Arlington Heights Journal

Arlington Ridge Center Grand Opening Set For Dec. 31 | Arlington Heights Journal

Dallas' 'Straight Pride' On Nov. 16 Postponed Due To 'Money' | yungmiga

26 Trans People Died By Violence In America In 2019 | yungmiga

Minnesota May Have Their First Openly Trans Legislator | yungmiga

Mastercard Announces ‘True Name’ Option for Transgender and Nonbinary People | yungmiga

California Secretary of State Aims To Protect Transgender Californians' Voting Rights | yungmiga

Bogota Elects First Female And Openly Lesbian Mayor | yungmiga

Trustee Grossi Concerned Over Moving Funds: ‘Six Or Seven Thousand Dollars Disappeared' | Mount Prospect Journal

Artificial Turf Approved For Canine Commons; No More Muddy Paws | Mount Prospect Journal

Illinois Report Cards Are In: District 57 Schools Are ‘Commendable’ | Mount Prospect Journal

 

Kentucky Supreme Court Sided With Print Shop Owner Who Denied LGBTQ Organization Due To Religious Beliefs | yungmiga

Former Astronaut, Author, TV Star Has Landed At Maine South | Park Ridge Journal 

 

Trustee Hoefert Asks Board To Consider Eliminating 2020 Property Tax Increase | Mount Prospect Journal

Veterans Day In Mount Prospect: ‘Honoring Those That Serve’ | Mount Prospect Journal

Mt. Prospect Police Nix Tire Chalking Amidst Insurance Concerns, Fourth Amendment Violation | Mount Prospect Journal

83-Year-Old Missing Mt. Prospect Man Located In Wisconsin | Mount Prospect Journal

Mount Prospect Proposed 2020 Water Rate Increases Eight Percent | Mount Prospect Journal

Walker Hears from Residents at Lutheran Home Town Hall | Arlington Heights Journal

Village Proceeds With Burning Bush Trail Flood Improvements | Mount Prospect Journal

Mount Prospect Board Honors Veterans | Mount Prospect Journal

Fire Department Celebrates Employees For Years Of Service | Mount Prospect Journal

Mount Prospect Municipal Updates: Pension Consolidation, New Vehicle And EMS Rates | Mount Prospect Journal

Pilots From Arlington Heights Police, Fire Department Demonstrate Drones | Arlington Heights Journal

 

$1.2 Million In Capital Projects Proposed By MP Park District | Mount Prospect Journal

District 212 Boys Cross Country Hosts Annual Thanksgiving Dinner | Rosemont Journal

Leyden High School Annual Career Fair & Business Expo | Rosemont Journal

A Life’s Commitment To Protecting And Serving | Mount Prospect Journal

Triton Offers Free Health Care, Transportation Career Education Through WIOA Program | Rosemont Journal

Residents, Owner Distraught Over Established Neighborhood Restaurant Closure | Mount Prospect Journal

Dueling Piano Bar To Open In Rosemont Nov. 15 | Rosemont Journal

State Rep Joins League of Women Voters To Collect Winter Clothes For Local Homeless Shelter | Arlington Heights Journal

Trading In Helmets: From Marine To Firefighter | Mount Prospect Journal

Police: Charges Await Driver Who Left Roadway, Crashed Into Garage | Arlington Heights Journal

Upcoming American Legion 208 And Auxiliary Events | Mount Prospect Journal

Don’t Let Your Child Be A Statistic, Get Your Car’s Safety Seat Checked Nov. 2 | Arlington Heights Journal

Rolling Meadows Man Charged With Reckless Homicide, Aggravated DUI In IDOT Subcontractor Death | Mount Prospect Journal

Annual Toys for Kids Program; Donations Accepted Until Dec. 6 | Mount Prospect Journal

11th Day Of The 11th Month At The 11th Hour | Mount Prospect Journal

Young Filmmakers Film Fest at Prospect High School On Nov. 8 | Mount Prospect Journal

Government Funding Awarded To Four Local Suburbs, Cook County | Mount Prospect Journal

Man Struck and Killed By Minivan On Golf Road | Mount Prospect Journal

Director of Community Development Celebrates 25 years in Mount Prospect | Mount Prospect Journal

Compost Your Pumpkins On Nov. 2, Decrease Food Going To Landfills | Mount Prospect Journal | Mount Prospect Journal

Mount Prospect Proposes $147.9 Million Budget For 2020 | Mount Prospect Journal

New Sidewalk Program: Hemlock Lane, Ironwood Drive | Mount Prospect Journal

Mount Prospect Historical Society Auction: Designer, Handmade, Vintage Purses | Mount Prospect Journal

Village Moves Forward With George Street Bridge Repairs | Mount Prospect Journal

Driver Sideswipes Parked Car On Northwest Highway; Man Hospitalized | Mount Prospect Journal

Custodial Contract For Village-Owned Building Extended Seven Months | Mount Prospect Journal

MP Residents Gain New Appreciation For Police Work At Citizens Academy | Mount Prospect Journal

Don’t Blink Or You’ll Miss It: Arlington Heights’ New Drone | Arlington Heights Journal

Mount Prospect Public Library Updates | Mount Prospect Journal

Mount Prospect Police Participate in DEA Pill Take Back Event | Mount Prospect Journal

Mount Prospect Traffic Changes: Limited Parking, Turn Restrictions | Mount Prospect Journal

Board Approves; Heffy’s Hot Dogs Will Now Have Booze | Mount Prospect Journal

Rolling Meadows High School Students To Create Sustainable Biofiltration System | Rolling Meadows Journal

River Trails School District 26 Received $10,000 In Donations | Mount Prospect Journal

Bond Issuance Approved, Project Delayed, Trustee Concerned | Mount Prospect Journal
 

District 214 Continues To Work Toward Vaping Prevention | Mount Prospect Journal

 

Village Board Officials Struggle With Cannabis Advertising | Mount Prospect Journal

Audience Members Say ‘No’ To Recreational Cannabis Sales At Joint P&Z-Board Meeting | Mount Prospect Journal

Board Members Split On Recreational Cannabis Sales | Mount Prospect Journal

‘Managing Neighborhood Change’ Focus Of Workshop In Mount Prospect | Mount Prospect Journal

Mount Prospect Continues Recreational Cannabis Sales Discussion; Board Split | Mount Prospect Journal

Prospect Heights Police Department Girls Club | Prospect Heights Journal

Why Census Count Key For Prospect Heights | Prospect Heights Journal

Property Owner Pledges New Landscaping To Bring Plaza Up To Code | Mount Prospect Journal

Medicare D Open Enrollment Assistance Begins Oct. 15 | Mount Prospect Journal

Mount Prospect Board Approves Two More Gaming Licenses | Mount Prospect Journal

Fire Prevention Week: ‘Not All Heroes Wear Capes; Plan & Practice Your Escape’ | Mount Prospect Journal

Village OKs Additional $200,000 For Public Improvements At 20 West Site | Mount Prospect Journal

Mount Prospect Police: Not An Attempted Luring, ‘Just A Concerned Parent’ | Mount Prospect Journal

Mount Prospect Crash Results In Minor Injuries | Mount Prospect Journal

Student Waiting For Bus In Mount Prospect Reports Attempted Luring | Mount Prospect Journal

Prospect Heights Council Members Hold Off On Cannabis Committee | Prospect Heights Journal

Mount Prospect Board Approves Second Adult Day Care Facility | Mount Prospect Journal

Mount Prospect Police Department Recognizes Employees For Years Of Service | Mount Prospect Journal

MP Addresses Backlog Of 79 Private Properties That Experience Flooding | Mount Prospect Journal

Three Big LGBTQ+ Cases To Be Heard in Supreme Court Today | yungmiga

Mount Prospect Accepts Bid For Backyard Drainage Improvement Program | Mount Prospect Journal

Mount Prospect Food Drive On Oct. 19 For Food Pantry, Holiday Food Program | Mount Prospect Journal

Maine West Pep Rally: Unstoppable Student Body, Homecoming Queen and King | Park Ridge Journal

Mount Prospect Park District Partners With Chicago Wolves | Mount Prospect Journal

Airbnb Superhost Launches Own Travel Lodging Platform For LGBTQ+ Folks | yungmiga

Architectural Services Approved For Lions Park Master Plan | Arlington Heights Journal

 

Port-a-Toilet Arsonist In Arlington Heights Arlington Heights Journal

Preckwinkle Reaffirms Commitment To Protecting Immigrants Against ICE | Mount Prospect Journal

Police Charge Palatine Man Who Allegedly Drove Into Woodfield With Terrorism, Criminal Damage | Palatine Journal

 

Mount Prospect Talked ‘Pot’ – Now What? | Mount Prospect Journal

 

October Is Senior Health Month In Mount Prospect | Mount Prospect Journal

Low Turnout; Mixed Responses On Mount Prospect ‘Pot Shop’ | Mount Prospect Journal

Arlington Heights Home Struck By Lightning Arlington Heights Journal

‘I Love It’: Students Sharpen Skills Through Dist. 214 Apprenticeship Program Mount Prospect Journal

 

Village Board Approves Budget Adjustment Mount Prospect Journal

Village Board Discusses Recreational ‘Pot’ Shops Mount Prospect Journal

Two Bills Banning 'LGBTQ+ Panic Defense' Proposed in D.C. Council | yungmiga

Racing Board To Arlington: Commit To Racing Or Lose 2020 Dates Arlington Heights Journal

District 214 Arts Update: First Place & Two School Plays Mount Prospect Journal

Village Approves Change In Raffle Ordinance Mount Prospect Journal

Village Authorizes Sales Of Surplus Vehicles, Equipment On Auction Website Mount Prospect Journal

Massage Therapy Office Approved To Open In Downtown MP Mount Prospect Journal

Game On: Moretti’s Ristorante Gets Video Gaming License Approval Mount Prospect Journal

Mount Prospect Senior Men: Find Camaraderie At Village Hall Mount Prospect Journal

Mount Prospect Public Works Employees Recognized For Service Mount Prospect Journal

Elk Grove Doctors, Daughter Move To Jerusalem | Elk Grove Journal

Mount Prospect PD Receives Green Light For New Squad Car Mount Prospect Journal

Mount Prospect Historical Society To Open New Exhibit Mount Prospect Journal

Buona Beefs Up Their Service With Liquor License Mount Prospect Journal

Prospect Heights Police Swear In New Officer, Sergeant | Prospect Heights Journal

Arlington Heights Man Dies In Motorcycle Accident Arlington Heights Journal

All-American Taekwondo Teen Athlete Talks World Tournament, Future Plans, Olympics Mount Prospect Journal

Teen Substance Abuse Prevention Session In Mount Prospect Mount Prospect Journal

Prospect Heights Police Department Announces Labor Day Safe Driving Campaign Results | Prospect Heights Journal

Des Plaines Crash: Four Hospitalized, Two Citations Issued | Des Plaines Journal

Village Board To Consider Additional Water Source For Backup | Mount Prospect Journal

PHS Homecoming Week: Sports, Dance, Distinguished Alumni | Mount Prospect Journal

Mount Prospect Police Officer Loses Day Of Pay Over Bayonet | Mount Prospect Journal

Car Show To Benefit Packages4Patriots Sept. 14 | Elk Grove Journal

Elk Grove’s Leo Club: Pet Food Drive, House Contests | Elk Grove Journal

Breast Cancer Walk Set For Oct. 13 in Elk Grove | Elk Grove Journal

St. Mark Lutheran Church: ‘God’s Work. Our Hands’| Mount Prospect Journal

Community Character Coalition Recognizes Elk Grove Cares| Elk Grove Journal

Fire Department Rescues Dog From Home During Attic Fire | Mount Prospect Journal

Free Citizen Emergency Preparedness Course in Mount Prospect | Mount Prospect Journal

Preview: Understanding Immigration In The U.S. at MPPL Sept. 18 | Mount Prospect Journal

 

Village Rejects Backyard Drainage Program Improvements Bids | Mount Prospect Journal

Mount Prospect Residents Can Use Online Portal For PD Requests | Mount Prospect Journal

Mount Prospect Updates: Liquor Licenses | Mount Prospect Journal

Prospect Heights Town Hall On Prairie: ‘Not What We Expected’ | Prospect Heights Journal

AH Rep To Hold Clean Energy Town Hall Sept. 5 Arlington Heights Journal

Nature Speaks Through Natural Resources Commissioners’ Art | Prospect Heights Journal

Mount Prospect, Prospect Heights To Receive Preparedness Grant Money | Mount Prospect Journal

Local First Responders Surprised With Lunch Prospect Heights Journal

Pocket Park Gets Pavilion Canopy Mount Prospect Journal

Oktoberfest And Fall Fest Return To Mount Prospect Oct. 11-12 Mount Prospect Journal

Mount Prospect Inches Toward Idea of Annexing South of Oakton Mount Prospect Journal

Arlington Racecourse Passes On Casino; Mayor Not Worried Arlington Heights Journal

Willow Road Project Committee Updates: ‘We Have To Do Willow’Mount Prospect Journal

Carson Pirie Scott Vacancy: Fashion Store To Exercise Outlet? Mount Prospect Journal

Fremd Teacher Resigns, Inappropriate Conduct Allegations |Arlington Heights Journal

Arlington Heights Police Investigate Attempted Luring Incident |Arlington Heights Journal

Kensington Business Center Reaches A Low In Vacancy Mount Prospect Journal

Woman Fatally Struck By Train In Arlington Heights |Arlington Heights Journal

Marché Français Comes To Mount Prospect Sept. 8Mount Prospect Journal

Mount Prospect’s 2nd Celebration of CulturesMount Prospect Journal

Annual MP Fire Department Open House on Sept. 28Mount Prospect Journal

MPDMA ‘Summer Slide Social’ Pub Crawl Sept. 14 Mount Prospect Journal

Multiple Vehicle Crash At Busse & Algonquin; Lanes Closed Mount Prospect Journal

Prospect Heights Summer Youth Outreach Program Ends On Positive Note|Prospect Heights Journal

Mount Prospect: Nine Days, Three Chemical Fires, One LocationMount Prospect Journal

Shots Fired in AH Park, No Charges|Arlington Heights Journal

56 Music Fix Preview: ‘Your Neighbors Rock’Mount Prospect Journal

7-Eleven Grand Opening: Free Slurpees, Giveaways And The DriveMount Prospect Journal

Blueberry Festival Takes Over MP Farmers’ Market On Aug. 18 Mount Prospect Journal

Mount Prospect’s Mid-Year Financial Review: ‘Sufficient Funds On Hand’Mount Prospect Journal

Most Funding Goes To Water System, Streets In MP’s 5-Year Capital PlanMount Prospect Journal

 

AH Lifeguards Take Home Gold, Silver, Bronze In Competition | Arlington Heights Journal

AHPD Awarded First Place For Traffic SafetyArlington Heights Journal

MP Mayor To Sign Intergovernmental Agreement For Stormwater ImprovementMount Prospect Journal

MP New Community Development Block Grant Funds: Where Are They Going This Year?Mount Prospect Journal

Mount Prospect Family Bike Ride On Aug. 17Mount Prospect Journal

New Principal For St. Emily SchoolMount Prospect Journal

Arlington Heights Armed Robbery Suspect In CustodyArlington Heights Journal

Town Hall For Current, Future State Of PH Prairie: What That Means |Prospect Heights Journal

Avanti Caffé Gets Green Light For Video Gaming | Mount Prospect Journal

Texas Roadhouse To Open Sept. 23 in Mount Prospect Mount Prospect Journal

Celebrate Safely: Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over | Arlington Heights Journal

Mount Prospect To Talk Marijuana In September | Mount Prospect Journal

Two Accidental Fires In One Day At MP Manufacturing Business | Mount Prospect Journal

One Day Only: Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event | Mount Prospect Journal

Fire incidents in AH: Arson, Criminal Damage to Property | Arlington Heights Journal

Mount Prospect National Night Out: A ‘Nice Night’ | Mount Prospect Journal

Makani Girls Bring Hawai’i To Park Ridge | Park Ridge Journal

Prestige Feed Products Tested Equipment, Collected Data – What’s Next? | Mount Prospect Journal

Prospect Marching Knights Prepare For Big Season | Mount Prospect Journal

How To Get Involved With PH NRC Volunteer Work Day | Prospect Heights Journal

South Branch And Community Connections Center Anniversary Celebration on Aug. 17 |  Mount Prospect Journal

Town Hall: Current And Future State of Prospect Heights’ Prairie | Prospect Heights Journal
 

Advocacy Committee of MPPL To Discuss Sunrise Breakfast on Aug. 6 | Mount Prospect Journal

Gossip with Louella Parsons, A Golden Hollywood Columnist | Mount Prospect Journal

Free Safety Seat Check With AH Police Dept. And State Rep. | Arlington Heights Journal

13-Year-Old MP Resident To Represent USA In Taekwondo World Championship | Mount Prospect Journal

Park Ridge’s Park District Receives Environmental Grant | Park Ridge Journal

American Cancer Society Networking Event On Aug. 8 | Park Ridge Journal

Fire Department, Police Station Building Updates, Photos | Mount Prospect Journal

Mount Prospect Road Buckles, But Why? | Mount Prospect Journal

Arlington Heights State Senator, Rep Awarded | Arlington Heights Journal

Block Party Follow-Up: Two Days Of Fun, Sun, Music, Food | Mount Prospect Journal

MP Parks Foundation Scholarship Recipients | Mount Prospect Journal

Local Man Beats Ticket, Judge Says He Got ‘Lucky Break’ | Prospect Heights Journal

Meet Myra, St. Andrews Lutheran Church’s Comfort Dog | Park Ridge Journal

Prospect Heights’ National Night Out | Prospect Heights Journal

17-Year-Old Dies In Skateboarding Accident; Investigation Continues | Arlington Heights Journal

Arlington Heights’ National Night Out | Arlington Heights Journal

MP Man Killed In Wisconsin | Mount Prospect Journal

Run with the cops: MPPD’s Five-0 5k| Mount Prospect Journal

St. Paul Mission Trip Brings Clear Vision to South Africa | Mount Prospect Journal

Destroy Your Documents with SWANCC on Aug 3rd | Mount Prospect Journal

 

Busse park playground is getting a makeover | Mount Prospect Journal​

Chief: Gas Station Fire Cause ‘Likely To Remain Undetermined’ | Park Ridge Journal

IEPA: Chemical Entered Storm Drains During Fire In Park Ridge; Cleanup Continues | Park Ridge Journal

 

Maple Street Parking Deck Updates | Mount Prospect Journal

Euclid Avenue and Rand Road Crash | Mount Prospect Journal

Mount Prospect Police Charge Two With Burglary, Criminal Trespassing | Mount Prospect Journal

New Ambulance Fees Coming To Mount Prospect  | Mount Prospect Journal

Village Approves New PD HQ Parking Lot Variance  | Mount Prospect Journal

2019 Water Main Replacement Project Update  | Mount Prospect Journal

$200,000 Settlement In Jakubowski V. Village of Mount Prospect | Mount Prospect Journal

Matthew Paul McEnerney Visitation, Funeral July 17 | Mount Prospect Journal

Glenview Dist. 34 To Have Special Board Meeting On July 16 | Glenview Journal 

Third Annual ‘Bike the Tenth’ Event On July 21| Des Plaines Journal

Bisexual Sikh man wears true colors with rainbow turban | yungmiga

US embassies around globe fly pride flag despite Trump administration rejections | yungmiga

CTA Pride Month: Rainbow Train Cars | yungmiga

Stepping into Pride Month: Boystown’s Rainbow Colored Crosswalks | yungmiga

HIV/AIDS: the epidemic is far from over | The Independent 

Journalist on antisemitism comes to NEIU | The Independent 

LGBTQ Discrimination Legal in 29 States, Equality Act Could Change That | The Independent 

 

NEIU and Other Universities Across Chicago Lack Faculty Diversity | The Independent 

Local and National Places to Donate Time and Money for Women’s History Month | The Independent 

 

Chicago’s Mayoral Run Off Election | The Independent 

 

Bernie Sanders Stops in Chicago | The Independent 

 

Erin Brockovich at NEIU: ‘Superman isn’t coming… but you’re here.’ | The Independent 

 

Independent takes home three awards from ICPA | The Independent 

 

Police confirm campus tagging are isolated incidents, not gang related | The Independent 

 

Chicago’s Feb. 26 Municipal Election: What to Know | The Independent 

Student Sues NEIU on ADA Violations, Illegal Search, Racial and Harassment | The Independent 

Mother kills child, Chicago law firm sues Catholic Charities | Chicago News Media Group

 

Pritzker’s first 72 hours: what Illinois should expect? | Chicago News Media Group

 

Some shocked, some happy. Van Dyke’s sentence | Chicago News Media Group

2018

 

NEIU and Green Conservation Group work towards sustainability on campus | The Independent 

Eagle Fest: A Celebration of Registration | The Independent 

 

El Centro's Pumpkin Carving Contest Winners Announced | The Independent 

  

Archival Political Buttons in the Ronald Williams Library | The Independent 

 

Filing FAFSA Early at NEIU | The Independent 

 

Early Voting at NEIU | The Independent 

 

What to Know About NEIU’s Immunization Records Requirement | The Independent 

 

NEIU Hosts LGBTQ+ Month | The Independent 

 

NEIU Professor Shines Light On Dull Architecture with Photography | The Independent 

 

NEIU President Gloria J Gibson’s Inauguration Ceremony | The Independent 

 

Illinois Grants and NEIU Services Can Help Finance College Tuition | The Independent 

Prominent Chicago Journalist Speaks at NEIU’s Meet the Media Night | The Independent 

Gibson: Not just a president, a model for students | The Independent 

 

After Years of Uncertainty, Illinois Gets Budget Approved | The Independent 

  

Prominent band conductor severely injured on NEIU campus | The Independent 

Forward 150 Prioritization Committees ask for NEIU Feedback | The Independent 

 

2018 Commencement: NEIU Students and Congressman Receive Degrees | The Independent 

Votes have been tallied and results are in: 2018 Student Government Elections | The Independent 

Native American and Indigenous Identity in Chicago | The Independent 

 

Uro rally: undocumented and unafraid | The Independent 

Senior student’s film on water pollution premieres during the One Earth Film Festival | The Independent 

Students unaware of major university changes | The Independent 

NEIU’s “150 Strong” Super Bowl Commercial | The Independent 

NEIU Chicago Student Action fight for free education | The Independent 

Cook County Votes Yes to Marijuana Referendum | yungmiga

Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein Speak at NEIU | yungmiga

2017

Bad Ass of the Month: Michelle Stevens, the Founder of the Refill Shoppe | yungmiga

Oklahoma Representative Calls Women 'Hosts' | yungmiga

Women's March on Chicago | yungmiga

Bad Ass of the Month: Beach Bunny | yungmiga

 

2016

#FUNDOURFUTURE - MAP Grant Forum to be Held on Campus October 6  | The Wright Times

Mannequin Team Takes the Turkeys: Students v. Faculty Dodgeball Tournament | The Wright Times

 

October: LGBTQ+ History Month | The Wright Times

Wright College's STEAM Think Tank is a Student's Dream Team | The Wright Times

The Lowdown on Chicago's Newest Ordinances | The Wright Times

Cheryl Hyman as CCC Chancellor Extended One More Year | The Wright Times

Bad Ass of the Month: Annette Nowacki | yungmiga

Bad Ass of the Month: Lili Murphy-Johnson | yungmiga

 

Wright College is the ONLY Community College in the United State’s Department Diplomacy Lab Program | The Wright Times

Bad Ass of the Month: Dominique Ashanti | yungmiga

Potash Addresses Wright at State of the College | The Wright Times

2015

 

Meet Jeremiah Bridges, New Director of Academic Support | The Wright Times

 

Wilburpalooza Kicks Off Fall 2015 Semester | The Wright Times

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