Des Plaines Park Board Reorganizes for 2023-2024

In the annual reorganization of the Des Plaines Park District Board of Commissioners at the May 16 park board meeting, nominations for officers were offered and unanimously confirmed by commissioners.


Police: Man fatally shot by Des Plaines officer was armed with ax

Bodycam footage shows that a 55-year-old man fatally shot by a Des Plaines police officer Wednesday night was armed with an ax and approaching officers in a threatening manner, police said Thursday.

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Des Plaines shooting: Police shoot, kill man having psychotic episode, armed with axe, officials say

DES PLAINES, Ill. (WLS) -- Des Plaines police said a 55-year-old man was having some short of psychotic episode, and was caught on body camera video approaching officers in a threatening way with ...

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Des Plaines police shoot, kill man while responding to mental health crisis

CHICAGO (CBS)-- Police said a man died after an officer fired shots in northwest suburban Des Plaines Wednesday night. Police were called to a unit in an apartment complex, at 1477 Thatcher St ...


Des Plaines to buy local eyesore; officials envision new green space

Des Plaines officials have taken a step toward improving the appearance of a much-maligned corner in town by agreeing to purchase one of the offending properties. The city will spend $225,000 to ...

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Des Plaines, United States - Weather Forecasts | Maps | News - Yahoo Weather

Partly cloudy with a high of 91 °F (32.8 °C). Winds variable at 6 to 9 mph (9.7 to 14.5 kph). Night - Mostly clear with a 51% chance of precipitation. Winds ESE at 6 to 9 mph (9.7 to 14.5 kph ...


Des Plaines Seasonal & Holidays News

Pumpkin patches in the Des Plaines area are gearing up for the peak season. The 2021 Fall Foliage Prediction Map is out so you can plan trips to see autumn in all its splendor in Illinois and ...


Therapists in Des Plaines, IL

For example, you may want to filter for CBT psychologists in Des Plaines, or child psychologists in Des Plaines. You can also use the filters to select therapists based on religion, language ...

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Continuing Care Retirement Communities Near Des Plaines, IL

There are 12 Ccrc communities near Des Plaines, IL. U.S. News has rated 1 as a Best Senior Living community based on resident and family member satisfaction, value, caregiving, dining quality and ...

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Man Fatally Shot by Police Officer in Des Plaines

A man was fatally shot by police in Des Plaines Wednesday night. Officers were sent to a home in the 1400 block of Thacker Street to assist fire officials and encountered a man who “was breaking ...