Mt. Prospect

Halloween Candy with a Pumpkin

Dentist Offers To Buy Leftover Halloween Candy

A local dentist is trying to save children’s teeth, and provide some treats to members of the U.S. military for the fifth year in a row.


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Halloween Trick-Or-Treating Times For Cook County, Ill. 2013

Most communities recommend that adults take costumed children out early in the recommended trick-or-treat hours to take advantage of daylight, for safety’s sake.


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Fires Claim Two Lives In Mt. Prospect, Bolingbrook

Two early morning fires broke out in Mount Prospect overnight and one has been deadly.


Elk Grove Village residents (left to right) Ryan Bloom, 22; Richard McCann, 34; and Lizette Norman, 34, have been charged in connection with a series of 60 burglaries in the northwest suburbs since January 2012. (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

3 Arrested In Suburban Burglary Spree

Police in the northwest suburbs might have tracked down those responsible for more than 60 burglaries since January.

CBS Chicago–10/01/2012

Flooded Street (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Mount Prospect Officials: There Is No ‘Secret Valve’ To Drain Floods

Some flood-prone residents of Mount Prospect are demanding the village do something about the problem.

CBS Chicago–08/03/2011

A ComEd truck parked behind a home after storms caused power outages on June 21, 2011.  (Credit: CBS)

Work Still Remains After Mount Prospect Tornado

Clean-up crews have made a big dent in removing the downed trees, limbs and other debris left behind by last week’s tornado in northwest suburban Mt. Prospect, but work still needs to be done.

WBBM Newsradio–07/01/2011

Garage Sale sign (Getty Images)

Mt. Prospect Hosts Network Of Garage Sales This Weekend

A garage sale here or there can make your weekend, if you like to shop for bargains. Mt. Prospect has more than 550 of them — all in one place.