Get up to $200 Prepaid Card*

Get up to $200 Prepaid Card* with select triple play orders

Tap to Call

XFINITY Home gives you peace of mind with a total home security solution. Look after your home, family and pets from anywhere on your smartphone, tablet or computer. Get 24/7 security with professional monitoring and control your home remotely all from one easy-to-use app.

Moving to des plaines, illinois?
Here are some helpful links to get you started.

About: des plaines, illinois

During the 1940s and 1950s, Des Plaines was called the "City of Roses" because it was home to many greenhouses and was the world's largest producer of hot-house roses. In the 1960s the city changed its logo to the "City of Destiny." In the movie The Great Outdoors which starred John Candy and Stephanie Faracy as Chet and Connie Ripley, the Ripley family was from Des Plaines, Illinois. Also, the 1985 hit film The Breakfast Club was filmed at a local high school in Des Plaines.

Population: 58720
Local Newspapers: Des Plaines Journal Des Plaines Times
Local Sports Teams: Chicago Wolves (IHL) Chicago Bears (NFL) Chicago Blackhawks (NHL) Chicago Bulls (NBA) Chicago Cubs (MLB) Chicago White Sox (MLB)
Local Colleges: Maryville Academy

Zip Codes associated with des plaines, illinois: 60016 60018
Towns/Cities near des plaines, illinois : Park Ridge Niles Morton Grove Mt Prospect Prospect Heights Elk Grove Glenview Northbrook

Des Plaines News
3 boys found safe after sewer exploration brings out emergency response

Emergency workers in the area where three boys entered a sewer Friday, May 26, 2017. The boys later emerged safe, but not before emergency crews were called to try to find them and get them out.

Population decline now reaching into suburbs

That's according to the latest population estimates of Chicago and 90 suburbs from the U.S. Census Bureau released Thursday. So far, the numbers are small.

Teen shot to death by brother was Maine West student

The 15-year-old Des Plaines boy accidentally shot to death by his 10-year-old brother last weekend was a student and basketball player at Maine West High School, where crisis counselors were made available to students and staff, officials said Wednesday. The teen died Monday from injuries sustained in the shooting, which occurred just before 11 a.m. Saturday, police said.

GISCI 2017 Summer Exam Application Period Closes Soon

Des Plaines, IL The next testing window for the GISCI Geospatial Core Technical Knowledge Exam as a part of the GISP Certification is scheduled for June 10-17, 2017, and applications will be taken for North American testing locations through the end of May. The exam will be four hours in length and will require a grade of 75% or higher in order to pass. The Exam application form and testing center locations are now available on the GISCI web site, and an Exam Application portal is available for direct Exam application.

Des Plaines teen accidentally shot by younger sibling

A 15-year-old Des Plaines teen is hospitalized with life-threatening injuries after being accidentally shot in the face Saturday by a 10-year-old sibling, police said Monday. The injured boy was discovered about 10:55 a.m. Saturday by officers and first responders called to a home in the 2100 block of David Drive in response to reports of a possible gunshot wound.

Readers don't see straight on roundabout issue

As roundabouts sprout in the suburbs, drivers are taking sides after a recent column about engineering solutions to prevent crashes. You can put Elgin's Josh Powell in the pro-roundabout camp.

Smooth sailing for first damless Des Plaines River Canoe and Kayak Marathon

Roger Eaton of Dallas carries the boat he and partner David Long piloted. Theirs was the first to cross the Mount Prospect finish line.

Images: Maine West High School graduation

Maine West's Anna Remus delivers the Maine West commencement address "The Top of Our Mountains" to her fellow graduates of over 400 at the Rosemont Theatre on Sunday. Maine West's Megan Kalinowsk, 18, of Des Plaines gives a fist pump after she received her diploma with her fellow graduates of over 400 at the Rosemont Theatre on Sunday.

Volunteers turning old Mount Prospect building into cancer resource center

Dust swarms and hammers echo in a musty former tax office under renovation but Jill Swanson Peltier is envisioning a bright room with a crackling fire and comfy chairs where cancer survivors find solace. Saturday marked an onslaught of demolition work at the future home for Lemons of Love in Mount Prospect as Peltier, the group's founder was joined by a team of volunteers.

Cops on doughnut shop rooftops across the suburbs for good cause

For the 15th consecutive year, law enforcement officers from throughout the state got on top of Dunkin' Donuts rooftops in support of Special Olympics Illinois. They reached the roofs as early as 5 a.m. Police officers were well represented in the Northwest suburbs.

Cardinal Cupich visiting St. Zachary in Des Plaines on Sunday

Cardinal Blase Cupich will be celebrating Mass at 10:00 AM Sunday, May 21, at St. Zachary Parish, 567 W. Algonquin Road in Des Plaines. Cupich was invited by the longtime pastor, Rev.

Third runway test passes committee; changes could affect Des Plaines, Elmhurst

Members of an O'Hare noise committee voted for a third overnight runway rotation Friday, but conflicts between suburbs over whose residents get a sound sleep could make final approval dicey. The Chicago Department of Aviation began a second runway rotation test April 30 in an effort to evenly distribute the nighttime din from O'Hare International Airport jets around the city and suburbs.

Mount Prospect Lions Club was founded during the Depression

One of Mount Prospect's oldest civic clubs is still one of its most active. The Mount Prospect Lions Club was founded in 1934 by 31 local men and 83 years later, it boasts a roster of 78 men and women, making it one of the largest Lions Clubs in the region.

Get moving at Des Plaines Pooch, Pet & Pedal Parade

State Rep. Marty Moylan and Des Plaines police Officer Meyer get ready to lead everyone around the Prairie Lakes paths for a Pet, Pooch & Pedal Parade at a previous Spring Fun Fair. Families, enjoy free activities, a fashionable parade and fun in the sun at the 10th annual Spring Fun Fair Saturday, May 20, at Mountain View Adventure Center and Prairie Lakes Community Center.

Des Plaines District 62 hires principal for new administration position

School board members Monday unanimously approved hiring Victorene "Vicki" King as the director of strategic initiatives and accountability, a position responsible for assessing student data in order to improve learning, according to a Tuesday news release. King, who's a principal at Woodland Elementary West School in Gages Lake, will start July 1. She is a doctorate student at Western Illinois University.

Insurer Harken Health shutting doors

Insurer Harken Health is closing its doors in Illinois and Georgia, ending an experiment to combine health insurance and care. Insurer Harken Health is closing its doors in Illinois and Georgia, ending an experiment to combine health insurance and care.

Northwest Cook Spotlight Youth Theater to stage 'High School Musical'

Northwest Cook Spotlight Youth Theater Vocal Director Laura Peete works with "High School Musical" cast members Jason Schmidt and Sierra Fermin Northwest Cook Spotlight Youth Theater's Matthew Schroeder and Kaylee Hayden rehearse for the group's performances of "High School Musical." Northwest Cook Spotlight Youth Theater Director Matthew Silar considers a scene for "High School Musical" as the cast looks on.

XFINITY Bundles are available in Des Plaines, Illinois. You can now bundle your digital TV, high speed Internet and Home Phone services into one package, and enjoy great discounts and the convenience of just one monthly bill. XFINITY offers residents of Des Plaines, Illinois the chance to save big while enjoying the latest digital home service technology. If you're in the market for Internet, TV and Phone and live in Des Plaines, you can take advantage of XFINITY deals. Search and compare XFINITY offers in Des Plaines and start saving on digital home services today. With XFINITY TV, residents of Des Plaines, Illinois can access all the latest entertainment, including an extensive On Demand service with thousands of programming options. Catch up on reality TV shows, movie classics and all the latest family-friendly TV entertainment. XFINITY Internet lets you surf and stream the way you want to. Residents of Des Plaines can enjoy buffer-free Internet access and even watch live TV. There are a number of high speed internet packages available. Plus, XFINITY Internet is reliable and secure. XFINITY Home Phone service is a great addition to XFINITY TV and Internet bundles, allowing Des Plaines residents to talk more for less. What's more, XFINITY Home Phone comes with unlimited nationwide text, a feature that saves you money on cell phone messaging. When you bundle all three digital home services, you enjoy bigger savings and all the benefits of XFINITY TV, Internet and Phone.

XFINITY High Speed Internet service is available in Des Plaines, Illinois. With XFINITY Internet it's more affordable than ever before to stay connected, surf, stream and game without breaking the bank or worrying about Internet Security. Residents of Des Plaines, Illinois can sign up for XFINITY Internet and enjoy fast speeds, big savings and the comfort of Internet Security software. What's more, XFINITY High Speed Internet service enables Des Plaines residents to select the Internet Package that best suits their needs. Whether you and your family simply require a basic connection to surf the web and check email, or you like to stream, game and watch TV online, XFINITY Internet service has the package for you. Plus, With the freedom to choose a great Internet package and the peace of mind of knowing that your connection is secure, XFINITY Internet offers Des Plaines a great Internet product, for less.

Entertainment for less from XFINITY TV is available in Des Plaines, Illinois. XFINITY TV packages bring Des Plaines residents all the latest shows, sports and hit movies, directly to their own home. Gone are the days when you wait weeks if you miss an episode of your favorite series, or you can't find anything to watch - XFINITY TV has a wide selection of programming for the whole family, as well as an extensive On Demand service with thousands of entertainment options. Whether you enjoy classics, reality TV, blockbuster movies or just want to keep your kids entertained, XFINITY TV service has something for you. Residents of Des Plaines, Illinois can now pick the XFINITY TV package that meets their entertainment needs, and enjoy advanced technology including TV apps, while saving.