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Crime, Crime and police
Nikko G. Principato

Cops: Teen threatened to kill witnesses after burglary

A 19-year-old Des Plaines man will appear in Skokie court June 27 after police say he threatened to kill two witnesses who saw him burglarize … Read more ›

Business, Community service
William McIlroy, director of food and beverage at Rivers Casino, left, stands next to a chef from Pacific Garden Mission inside a cooler filled with trays of food donated from the northwest suburban casino. (Jennifer Delgado/Tribune)

Casino’s excess food aids Chicago homeless shelter

Prime rib, oysters and shrimp aren’t typically served to the homeless at the Pacific Garden Mission in Chicago, but high-end fare has been popping up … Read more ›

Scaffolding surrounds the Park Ridge Public Library, which is gearing up for a roof replacement. (Jennifer Delgado/Tribune)

Park Ridge library roof cost blunder draws dismay from board

Following a near $150,000 underestimate on the replacement of the Park Ridge library’s roof, library officials said they plan to pen a letter to the … Read more ›

Crime, Crime and police

Man spits at woman after dog pees on bush, and more

The following items were taken from Des Plaines Police records on June 18. Battery A 58-year-old man, of the 400 block of Graceland Avenue, was … Read more ›


D207 OKs new 3-year teacher contract

The Maine Township High School District 207 School Board last week approved a new three-year teacher contract that slightly raises salaries and bumps teachers up … Read more ›

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