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More Gardens To Meet Rosemont's Demand

Here’s some good news for Rosemont gardeners who plan to sign up today (Wednesday) to reserve a plot in the free village community garden behind the Rosemont Park District Recreation Center: there will be more garden plots available to serve more people this year.

Posted: April 01, 2015
Aviation Noise Experts Introduced At Tonight's (Wednesday) SOC Meeting

Experts hired by the Suburban O’Hare Commission (SOC) are expected to be introduced at a meeting of the Suburban O’Hare Commission tonight (Wednesday) at the Charles Zettek Municipal Complex in Elk Grove Village.

Updated: April 01, 2015 - 2:52 pm
Rosemont Blotter: Alleged Illegal Left Turn Leads To Stop

These items are from Rosemont Police Dept. incident reports. The Rosemont Journal publishes its police blotter every Wednesday.

Posted: April 01, 2015
Three Allegedly Caught Drinking In Rosemont Park

Three males are facing alcohol-related charges after reportedly being caught drinking in a Rosemont park by the police chief.

Updated: April 01, 2015 - 3:09 pm
New Gene & Georgetti Restaurant Takes Shape In Rosemont

Construction on the new Gene & Georgetti steakhouse continued Monday (Mar. 30) in Rosemont at 9421 Higgins. The new restaurant is being built where the legendary Rosewood Restaurant stood for decades and closed at the end of 2014. Gene & Georgetti is expected to seat 300 people and may be open by late spring. The original Gene & Georgetti is located in Chicago’s River North neighborhood. This is the restaurant’s first expansion in almost 75 years. The village of Rosemont owns the building that will house the new restaurant.

Posted: March 30, 2015
Mascot On Mind

The new Troy the Trojan mascot is not only rallying school spirit at Triton College, but is becoming a magnet for people of all ages.

Posted: March 27, 2015
Pitching In To Benefit School

Rosemont Elementary School was the place to be last Friday night (Mar. 20) for Family Fun Night -- once you made your way through loads of local traffic to get there.

Posted: March 26, 2015
Circus Coming To Town

Tightrope walking, trampoline stunts, cycling, juggling, walking the trapeze, stilt walking and clowns are all part of the Mar. 26-28 Triton Troupers Circus at Triton College in River Grove. The public is invited.

Posted: March 26, 2015
Federal Judge Dismisses One Count Of Ex-Rosemont Cop's Lawsuit

A federal judge last Friday dismissed part of a three-count lawsuit filed by a former Rosemont police commander who accused the village’s public safety department of discharging him last year because he spoke up about misconduct and for exercising his workmen’s compensation rights.

Updated: March 25, 2015 - 3:09 pm
Do Over: City Must Hold 2nd Public Hearing On O’Hare Lake Zoning

Another public hearing on the huge O’Hare Lake office/entertainment proposal will likely be held on Monday, Apr. 20 because the city failed to notify every property owner within 300-ft. of the site as a city ordinance requires.

Updated: March 25, 2015 - 8:14 am
Rosie’s Gets Ready

The Hoffman family, owners of Schaumburg-based Ala Carte Entertainment Inc., are excited about May’s opening of their new Rosie’s Rivers Edge Tavern on the first floor of Rosemont Village Hall, 9501 W. Devon Ave.

Updated: March 25, 2015 - 3:08 pm
Debate Reveals Incumbents’ Attitude Toward Controversies

If and when development of the O’Hare Lake property moves forward on the Des Plaines-Rosemont border, the proposed 165-ft. tall office buildings there would be acceptable to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), according to a very preliminary review.

Posted: March 25, 2015
Literacy Fair Becomes Leyden Tradition

Close to 250 students will present their research project and findings to a diverse audience at West Leyden High School today (Wednesday) during Leyden High School District 212’s annual Literacy Fair. East Leyden students have until Apr. 15 to prepare for their speeches.

Posted: March 25, 2015
Rosemont Students Flex Minds With Scholastic Bowl Win

Rosemont School eighth grader Dominick Sanakiewicz led the school’s varsity scholastic bowl squad to a 6-0 championship win while answering 33 questions correctly, leading all other contenders, during the Leyden Fenton Scholastic Bowl Championship Tournament Mar. 18 at East Leyden High School in Franklin Park.

Posted: March 25, 2015
Rosemont Hits Streets As Snow Continues To Fall

Rosemont Public Works crews were out early Monday (Mar. 23) clearing streets, parking lots and senior driveways of snow and ice. An estimated 2 to 4 inches of snow had fallen in spots across the Journal-area.

Posted: March 23, 2015