Patch's House & Home, Local Connections
Des Plaines residents earn an average of $57,325, putting their station income rank as 151st among all Metra stations, according to Crain's.
Schools, The Neighborhood Files, Local Connections
A civil engineering student from Des Plaines is competing with her classmates in a concrete canoe competition.
Government, The Neighborhood Files, Local Connections
A team of about a dozen emergency management workers surveyed some of the residences damaged most by the flood in Des Plaines this week.
Des Plaines community garage sale for 60016 will be May 17-19, 60018 on May 24-26.
Government, Local Connections
Flood control projects along the Des Plaines River were planned more than 25 years ago, the Daily Herald reported, but delays and bureaucratic red tape have slowed their construction.
The Neighborhood Files, Local Connections
A bone marrow drive will be held at Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe, 1170 N. River Road in
Des Plaines, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday, April 28.
Elections, The Neighborhood Files, Local Connections
My family got a lot more familiar with the kitchen, and my husband took over as the parent-in-charge. The first thing I learned from this election is the meaning of true partnership.
The Des Plaines River near Des Plaines is at flood stage 7.13 feet, according to the National Weather Service.
Portions of Rand, River, Central and Golf roads were closed on Thursday.
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