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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.
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
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Towns/Cities near des plaines, illinois : Park Ridge Niles Morton Grove Mt Prospect Prospect Heights Elk Grove Glenview Northbrook
Des Plaines woman charged in attack, robbery attempt at Park Ridge hospital
A Des Plaines woman is facing robbery and aggravated battery charges after police say she attacked a hospital employee and demanded the keys to her car. Amanda Marie Bermudez, 24, of the 200 block of East Bradley Street, was taken into custody near her home Sunday, the same day as the alleged attack, which occurred around 4 p.m. on the campus of Advocate Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge , police said.Chicago-area Muslims, Jews seek new alliances and understanding
Activists meet March 3, 2017, outside the Islamic Community Center of Des Plaines to greet Muslim worshippers arriving for weekly prayers as part of a demonstration of interfaith support. In the wake of bomb threats on Jewish community centers and mosques across the country, the Muslim and Jewish faithful have become driven by a common vulnerability.April Meeting of the Des Plaines Art Guild and Park Ridge Art League
The next general meeting of members from two local art organizations, the Des Plaines Art Guild and Park Ridge Art League, will meet on Tuesday, April 11th at 7:00 pm at Prairie Lakes Community Center, 515 E. Thacker Street, in Des Plaines. The public is invited to attend and refreshments will be served.Quilt show takes center stage in Bensenville
On most days, Bensenville Park District's Fischer Farm is designed to reflect rural life in the 1920s and '30s. This weekend, though, the interior of the farmhouse has been transformed into a vibrant display of color and design as the district plays host to its 10th annual All Around the House Quilt Show.$80,000 bail for two accused in string of suburban armed robberies
A man and a woman charged with armed robberies in Des Plaines, Glenview and Schaumburg were each ordered held on $80,000 bail Friday. A third defendant, 27-year-old Ahmed Fathi, is hospitalized for unknown reasons at Chicago's Cermak Hospital, prosecutors said.Man's license should have been revoked years before crash that...
Anita Crawford, 50, second from left, Kirsten Crawford, 20, center, and Kevin Crawford, 52, right, were killed in a Des Plaines crash Feb. 16, 2017. Hailee Crawford, left, and Christian Crawford, lower right, were not in the crash.3 charged in series of suburban robberies
Three Chicago residents were charged Thursday in connection to a Des Plaines robbery in which one of the suspects exchanged phone numbers with a gas station clerk before her accomplice stole cash at knife point, authorities said. Ahmed Fathi, 27, Samantha Perez, 24, and Ayham Alamawi, 24, are charged with armed robbery.How Meyn's blacksmith shop ended up in Mount Prospect
John Conrad Moehling convinced John Meyn to relocate to Mount Prospect from Arlington Heights, building a shop for him at the northwest corner of what today is Northwest Highway and Route 83. Meyn built the adjacent house after he married. In those days, blacksmithing was essential to the survival of any community, so Meyn can be credited for helping to transform the lonely train stop between Des Plaines and Arlington Heights into a viable commerce center.Endorsements: Owen, Lee, Coyle, Austriaco for Maine Township Dist. 207
A Des Plaines man who fled to Mexico after he was charged with home invasion was sentenced to 18 years in prison for his crime. Steven Chung, 29, pleaded guilty Monday to a 2014 Wheeling home invasion during which prosecutors say two other men held up a homeowner at gunpoint and stole his sports memorabilia, including Michael Jordan and Yasiel Puig trading cards worth between $150,000 and $200,000.AARP offers free tax preparation service in Northwest suburbs
The AARP in conjunction with several local organizations is offering free tax preparation at a number of locations in the Northwest suburbs. Taxpayers can live anywhere in Illinois and do not have to be seniors or low income to use the service, although organizers encourage higher income taxpayers or taxpayers with complicated returns to seek out a paid professional.Kiwanis Club of Des Plaines wins chamber Food Fight
Members of the Kiwanis Club of Des Plaines check out with their big "haul" for the Des Plaines Chamber of Commerce & Industry's 15th annual Food Fight Challenge, after shopping at Sam's Club in Des Plaines. Andrea Biwer, left, Des Plaines Chamber of Commerce & Industry executive director, presents a Food Fight Challenge certificate to Debra Walusiak, executive director of the Self-Help Closet & Pantry of Des Plaines, as members of the winning Kiwanis Club of Des Plaines look on.DCG Roofing buys Melrose Park building
Darwin Realty recently represented FSC Investments Ltd. in the sale of a 20,000 square foot building at 2045 Janice Ave. in Melrose Park to DCG Roofing Solutions, Inc. for $710,000. DCG Roofing selected the 1.35-acre site and facility as a new location for the business which will be relocating from 1285 Rand Rd. in Des Plaines, IL.Des Plaines man charged in Niles shooting
A Des Plaines man has been charged with attempted first-degree murder after a confrontation outside tavern in Niles that turned violent. A Niles police officer on patrol at 4 a.m. Sunday came upon a disturbance at the Chasers Bar & Grill parking lot on the 9000 block of Milwaukee Avenue.Poets to speak at Oakton's Chicago Writers Series
Join Chicago area influential poets and educators Jamila Woods and Kevin Coval for a special reading at 6 p.m. Wednesday, March 29, at Oakton Community College's Footlik Theater, 1600 E. Golf Road, Des Plaines. Admission to this Chicago Writers Series event is free, and a book signing and reception will follow.Officials celebrate new Des Plaines Mariano's
A nearly three-year wait came to a celebratory end Monday when Des Plaines leaders joined Mariano's officials to celebrate the still-growing grocery store chain's newest location. Mariano's President Don Rosanova and Mayor Matthew Bogusz did the honors at a ribbon-cutting ceremony that not only served as a premiere for the new store at Golf and Mount Prospect roads, but also helped provide dozens of bags of food for the Self Help Closet and Food Pantry in Des Plaines.Des Plaines Science & Arts Academy honors Mark Anderson
The Science & Arts Academy in Des Plaines honored Mark Anderson on Friday at the Estate by Gene & Georgetti in Rosemont with the Blue Horizon Award at the schools annual Into the Blue Gala. The Blue Horizon Award honors the deeply committed and dedicated supporters of the school's mission and core values.
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