Family Mourns Father, Jijo George, Who Died In Work Accident At O'Hare International AirportA Des Plaines family on Wednesday night was mourning the loss of a father who died in an accident at work.
Annual Our Lady Of Guadalupe Pilgrimage In Des Plaines CancelledThe removal was done in a ceremony, which was streamed online.
An Inside Look At The Unprecedented Virtual ChristkindlmarketSpiced wine, hot pretzels, potato pancakes – normally, they’re the treats that would accompany the sights and sounds of Christkindlmarket at Daley Plaza and in Wrigleyville right now. But this year, because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the holiday tradition is 100 percent virtual.
Senior Center Resident In Des Plaines Says She Hasn't Received A Ballot And Is Not Allowed To Go Out To VoteFor months, Cheryl Dirago said she has only been able to leave her room at Asbury Court Supportive and Independent Living in Des Plaines for the essentials. Now, she wants to know why voting isn’t included.
Tent Revival Presses On In Des Plaines Despite Warnings That It Has Been Violating Executive Order On COVID-19 SafetyA religious gathering had officials in Des Plaines walking a fine line Sunday night.
City Of Des Plaines Alarmed By Tent Revival That Violates Executive Order Amid COVID-19 PandemicA traveling tent revival has the City of Des Plaines taking action amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Leaning Tower YMCA In Niles, Lattof YMCA In Des Plaines, Kroehler YMCA In Naperville To Close PermanentlyThis week, the YMCA of Metropolitan Chicago announced that the Leaning Tower YMCA – along with the Lattof YMCA in Des Plaines and the Kroehler YMCA in Naperville – will be closing for good amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Des Plaines Casino Closes For COVID-19 ConcernsThe casino said there are no known COVID-19 cases on the property, but it is suspending operations "out of an abundance of caution and to promote the social distancing recommended by health officials."
Illinois Kicks Off Sports Betting; Eddie Olczyk Places First Wager At Rivers Casino SportsbookLegal sports betting is now underway in Illinois, after Rivers Casino in Des Plaines opened the state’s first sportsbook on Monday.
Former St. Zachary Pastor, John Plotkowski, Removed From Ministry After 'Inappropriate Material' Found On ComputerThe retired pastor at St. Zachary Catholic Church in Des Plaines, Father John Plotkowski, has been withdrawn from ministry after "inappropriate material" was found on his personal computer.
Des Plaines Police Make Arrest In Case Of Woman Found Strangled On New Year's EveA person has been arrested and faces first degree murder charges in the strangulation death of a woman found near a dumpster.
Woman Found Strangled To Death In Des PlainesAuthorities in Des Plaines are investigating a woman found strangled to death near a dumpster.
Family Of Teenager Shot In Music Studio Files Lawsuit Against Bank Robbery Suspect, Text Messages ReleasedHis family's lawsuit contains text messages from that night, between Rylan and his mother.
Second Bank Robbery Suspect Charged, His Accomplice Led Police On A Chase That Ended In Irving ParkMaurice Murphy, 32, has been charged federally for stealing more than $15,000 from a Des Plaines Bank earlier this week.
15-Year-Old Boy Was Hit By Des Plaines Police Officer's Bullet As Officer Went After Bank Robber, Gunman In Old Irving ParkDes Plaines police were the ones who accidentally shot a 15-year-old boy on Tuesday night while going after a bank robber who had shot a Chicago Police officer.