The Village of Rosemont is pursuing the construction of a pedestrian/bicycle bridge over the Des Plaines River to connect Bryn Mawr Avenue to the existing trail network in the Catherine Chevaliar Woods Forest Preserve, Cook County.   The trail network in the Chevaliar Woods Forest Preserve connects to the Des Plaines River Trail to the north…

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The Village of Rosemont is proud to participate in the 14th annual Autism Speaks campaign again this year. By opening our iconic water fountain with bright blue flowing water, we are bringing awareness to our community and visitors. Together with the global autism community, friends and neighbors, Autism Speaks will drive a month-long initiative to…

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The Illinois Department of Transportation announced today that as part of ongoing Kennedy Expressway (Interstate 90) improvements, between Harlem Avenue (Illinois 43) and Interstate 190, a new collector-distributor road will open, weather permitting, the week of March 22. The stage change, originally scheduled for the week of Feb. 1, was postponed due to inclement weather.…

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Journal & Topics | 03-09-21 Wolff’s Flea Market, which until last year hosted a large weekly market for area residents interested in finding bargains, will return to Rosemont this year following a one-year absence due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Rosemont Village Board members Monday approved a resolution authorizing a license agreement with Wolff’s to hold its…

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Lauren Barry | Journal & Topics Construction of a new 100,000 sq. ft. Rosemont Public Safety facility is on target to begin this spring.  In order to make way for the new facility, several properties near Barry Street and Lyndon Avenue were acquired and demolished, including three buildings just north of Allstate Arena purchased in 2019.…

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Governor JB Pritzker today announced the launch of two additional state-supported mass vaccination sites in Des Plaines and Quincy. The sites will launch Thursday, March 4 and provide a combined nearly 4,000 doses per day at full capacity. The mass coronavirus vaccination site will open at the former Kmart at 1155 E Oakton St. in…

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Rachel Shaykin | Daily Herald Updated 2/26/2021 9:08 AM PharmaCann Inc., one of the nation’s largest privately held cannabis companies, announced today it is opening its newest Verilife retail location on February 27 in Rosemont’s Parkway Bank Park Entertainment District. “Our team looks forward to providing high-quality products and service to the Rosemont community,” said…

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Residents of Leyden Township who are over 65 can attend a free COVID-19 vaccination clinic from 1 to 5 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 25 at the West Leyden High School Field House. Participants can receive the first dose of the vaccine during the clinic and can make an appointment to receive the second dose. Only seniors…

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Story by: Christopher Placek | Daily Herald | 2/8/2021 6:11 PM Rosemont officials and a pair of family restaurateurs took the first step Monday to converting most of the former Hofbräuhaus Chicago into a new pizzeria and craft beer bar. The village board formally canceled Joe and Mike Matuschka’s lease for the cavernous 20,000-square-foot German beer…

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Rosemont’s Parkway Bank Park entertainment district will soon be home to Crust Pizza Bar—a new, contemporary pizza restaurant and lounge scheduled to open in summer 2021. The new restaurant concept will replace German restaurant and brewery Hofbräuhaus Chicago and will offer guests craft beer and handmade Neapolitan-style pizzas in a rustic yet modern atmosphere. Visit www.crustpizzabar.com to sign…

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