Lombard Group Fighting To Keep Christmas-Themed Haunted HouseThe Lombard Village Board said it rejected a permit for a Christmas-themed haunted house based, in part, on concerns about added traffic.
Rosemont Ordinance Would Keep Some Financial Information SecretRosemont Mayor Brad Stephens said it comes down to Rosemont being at a competitive disadvantage by having to turn over to the public information about finances, incentives, and more for the Allstate Arena, the Donald Stephens Convention Center and the Rosemont Theater.
Skokie Rejects Beekeeping BanBackyard beekeepers may continue their hobby for now in the village of Skokie.
Crestwood Opens Soccer Club's Field To PublicCrestwood Soccer Club board member Rob McKay said the club refuses to open its books to the village, as required under the revised parks ordinance.
Homewood, Hazel Crest Eye Ban On Assault WeaponsAs state lawmakers decide Tuesday whether to override Gov. Pat Quinn’s veto of the concealed-carry law, two Southland towns are set to vote Tuesday night on ordinances that would prohibit assault weapons within their borders, the Southtown Star reports.
Mundelein Village Board Tables Ordinance To Allow Chickens, Bees In BackyardsResidents of a Mundelein are at odds over the birds and the bees – in the literal sense, that is.
Harwood Heights OKs Controversial Deal With DeveloperCritics say the village is planning to buy a plot of land for $3.8 million dollars and then sell the property to a developer, the Bradford Group, for $100. CBS 2's Pamela Jones reports.
Oak Park Village Board To Weigh Legalizing BeekeepingThe Oak Park Village Board takes up the issue of beekeeping at its meeting Monday night.
Niles Village Board Set To Vote On Ethics CodeThe Niles village board is expected to vote tonight on a long-awaited ethics code, possibly one of the state's toughest.
Brookfield Zoo Officials Angry Over Water RatesOfficials at the Brookfield Zoo are going ape over a plan to raise their water rates.