New Outlet Mall Coming To Rosemont

Fashion Outlets of Chicago, opening in Rosemont on August 1st, 2013, wants to to draw a crowd. Located near O’Hare airport, they’re hoping to benefit from the foot traffic and tourism of both Rosemont and Chicago. Fashion Outlets of Chicago will have over 120 stores, including J. Crew Factory, Prada, Men’s Wearhouse Outlet and Nike Factory Store.


CTA Blue Line Delays Due To Track Issue Near Rosemont

Blue Line service is experiencing major delays due to a “track condition” near Rosemont.


H.H. Holmes

Haunted House Opening Based On H.H. Holmes’ ‘Murder Castle’

From this weekend through Halloween, suburban Rosemont is home to a haunted house based on America’s first known serial killer.

CBS Chicago–09/28/2012

Rick Santorum

Santorum: ‘This Is The Most Important Election In The History Of Our Country’

Conservatives heard from a host of potential vice presidential candidates at a gathering in Rosemont Friday, and all seemed emboldened by Gov. Scott Walker’s victory in the Wisconsin recall election.

CBS Chicago–06/08/2012

File Photo Of Foreclosure Sign (AP Photo)

Government-Sponsored Program Set To Help Struggling Homeowners

Chicago has one of the highest delinquent mortgage rates in the country, and a government-sponsored program is being held in Rosemont Monday for struggling homeowners.

WBBM Newsradio–04/23/2012

A worker controls a cement mixer producing the concrete.  (Photo credit: JOCHEN LUEBKE/AFP/Getty Images)

Big Concrete Producer To Move North American HQ To Rosemont

Coming soon will be an announcement of more jobs coming to Illinois, this time to Rosemont.

WBBM Newsradio–04/17/2012

CTA train (CBS file)

Blue Line Trains Moving Again After Car Enters Tracks Near Rosemont

A vehicle somehow ended up on the CTA tracks near the Rosemont Blue Line station on Friday afternoon.


Mitt Romney

Romney In Rosemont: ‘I’m An Economic Heavyweight’

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney made a crack about the purported Chicago tradition of voting early and often Friday, as he campaigned at a restaurant in Rosemont.

CBS Chicago–03/16/2012

Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich (Credit: CBS)

Gingrich Drumming Up Support In Illinois

Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich was in northwest suburban Rosemont on Wednesday, less than a week ahead of the Illinois GOP primary. He’s third in the delegate count behind Mitt Romney and Rick Santorum, and running second among those who say they are looking for “a true conservative.”

CBS 2–03/14/2012

The Park At Rosemont

Job Fair In Progress For New Venue In Rosemont

This is the second day of a three-day job fair in Rosemont, with dozens of jobs available.

CBS Chicago–02/20/2012

Rosemont Theatre

New Name For Rosemont Theatre

Even though the Allstate Arena has carried its current name for about 13 years now, many Chicagoans still often trip up and call it Rosemont Horizon.
And now, another major venue in Rosemont also has a new name.

CBS Chicago–02/15/2012


O’Hare Hyatt To Begin Offering $55 ‘Blizzard Rate’

A hotel near O’Hare International Airport is hoping to capitalize on stranded airport passengers by offering a special blizzard deal throughout the winter.

CBS Chicago–01/12/2012

Sam Hurd. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bears’ Hurd Released On $100K Bond

Bears wide receiver Sam Hurd, who faces federal drug charges, was released on $100,000 cash bond Friday after being dumped by his team.

CBS Chicago–12/16/2011

DePaul Blue Demons

Mississippi Beats DePaul 70-68

Murphy Holloway scored off a timely steal with 3.7 seconds remaining to lift Mississippi to a 70-68 victory over DePaul in a Big East-SEC Challenge contest on Thursday night.


(AP Graphic)

30K Illinoisans Find Work, But State’s Jobless Rate Climbs

Last month, 30,000 Illinoisans found work – although the state’s jobless rate climbed for the sixth consecutive month.


(credit: Jerod Harris/Getty Images)

Guide To: Chicago Comic Con

Whether you’re a casual toy collector who just happens to enjoy Marvel’s newest movies, a die-hard X-Men fan, a lover of everything Batman, or prefer to read books made by Top Shelf and Fantagraphics, there’s a corner for you at Chicago Comic Con.


Steve Jensen, 40, of Osseo, Minn., the head of Minnesota-based Vintage Sports Authentics, is escorted by U.S. postal inspectors from the National Sports Collectors Convention in Rosemont, Ill., Thursday.  (AP Photo/Kamil Krzaczynski)

Feds: Sports Memorabilia Dealer Lied About Authenticity Of Jerseys

Forty-year-old Steven Jensen of Osseo, Minn. was arrested Thursday at a sports collectors’ convention outside Chicago. He is charged in federal court in New York with mail fraud and wire fraud.



Porn Convention Promoters Using Bears Player To Sell Discount Tickets

The promoters of a huge pornography convention coming to Rosemont next month are capitalizing on a controversy that linked a Chicago Bears player to a similar event in Miami.

CBS Chicago–06/16/2011

Bandits Ballpark

Brand New Ballpark For Bandits Women’s Softball Team

For years Jennie Finch was the face of the Chicago Bandits and women’s professional softball. Now you will find her name on the Bandits’ brand new ballpark in Rosemont

CBS Chicago–06/15/2011

A technician at LifeWatch, a health monitoring service, monitors the EKG of one of the company's thousands of patients. (Credit: Lisa Fielding/WBBM)

LifeWatch Center Monitors Heart Patients Remotely

Inside a nine-story building in Rosemont, the difference between life and death could mean a blip on a computer screen.

WBBM Newsradio–03/30/2011