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World Floral Expo: A Blooming Experience

World Floral Expo: A Blooming Experience


Dave & Buster's Now Hiring For New Rosemont Location

Dave & Buster's Now Hiring for More Than 300 Positions For New Rosemont Location


Rosemont Approves Body Cameras For Public Safety Officers

The approximately 80 village of Rosemont sworn public safety officers, who handle both police and fire protection duties, will soon be equipped with body and vehicular fleet cameras to help them in their law enforcement duties.


Rosemont Restaurant Week 2018

This year’s Rosemont Restaurant Week will move beyond last year’s location of Parkway Bank Park to offer more options to area foodies.


Walker Stalker Con Coming To Rosemont

If you’re a fan of the “Walking Dead” then check out “Walker Stalker Con” at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center.



Rosemont's Allstate Arena and the Chicago Wolves announced today that Lyft, the fastest growing on-demand transportation service in the United States, will serve as the official rideshare partner.


Harley Quickly On Horizon For Rosemont

A temporary facility approximately 400 sq. ft. in size will be erected in Rosemont’s entertainment district by the end of March where motorcycle enthusiasts will be able to lease the vehicles to take on short or cross country tours.


DHL Innovation Center Closer To Development After ZBA Meeting

The DHL Innovation Center project took a step forward Feb. 6 when Rosemont Zoning Board of Appeals members approved a special use designation to develop land at the Pointe O’Hare location.


Annual Travel Show Back To Feature Exhibits, Speakers

Get your suitcases ready: the Chicago Travel & Adventure Show is returning to Rosemont Feb. 10 through Feb. 11 to showcase destinations near and far.


Local Company Recognized For Commuting Efforts

Rosemont’s Christopher B. Burke Engineering, Ltd. was recently honored by Best Workplaces for Commuters for the benefits it provides its employees ensuring a smooth commute.


Rosemont Restaurant Week Scheduled For March 4 – 11, 2018

Restaurant Week will return to the Village of Rosemont March 4 through March 11, 2018.


No place like home ice for Golden Knights and Chicago Wolves

Feb 02, 2018 12:14 PM

No place like home ice for Golden Knights and Chicago Wolves


New Businesses, Lights, To Turn On This Summer In Rosemont

This summer should be a busy one for construction projects in Rosemont, with the expected completion of at least three Pearl development businesses and installation of 118 new streetlights in the Scott Street subdivision.


Stranger Things Comes To Rosemont

When it first hit television screens in 2016, “Stranger Things” quickly rose to the forefront of the cultural zeitgeist. Now, the fun of the quirky, spooky, ‘80s-era show is coming to Rosemont during Stranger Con, a “Stranger Things” convention June 23-24, 2018.


New Village Lights

The Scott Street Subdivision in Rosemont will undergo major improvements to its road lighting system this summer.


German Restaurant To Celebrate 5 Years In 'Park'

Parkway Bank Park staple Hofbrauhaus will celebrate its fifth year in Rosemont on Saturday (Jan. 20) with a parade in the beer hall and a keg tapping, replicating the event undertaken by the mayor of Munich to signify the start of Oktoberfest.


Father & Son Have Rescued Local Residents For Decades

Fourteen years ago, Park Ridge resident Louie LoBianco was playing basketball at a local recreation center when he heard someone calling his name for help.


Check Out Morton’s The Steakhouse in Rosemont

erving legendary steak and succulent seafood specialties, Morton’s The Steakhouse in Rosemont represents the gold standard for fine dining.


New Owner - Same Great Mission

Our mission at Mane Event Salon is to bring out our clients' inner beauty. Our posh salon uses modern techniques to perfect the sophisticated and fashionable style you've been looking for.


New Year, New Name For Rosemont Entertainment District

As the clock struck midnight on Jan. 1, 2018, Parkway Bank officially took over naming rights of Rosemont’s entertainment district, formerly MB Financial Park. With the new year comes a new name, and Rosemont and Parkway Bank officials unveiled the new logo they worked together on developing for the occasion.


Rosemont Public Safety Department Turns To Social Media For Safety Reminders

Picking up on a national trend, the Rosemont Public Safety Department has implemented a nightly routine of blasting out social media reminders to residents to lock up their cars and homes.


Enjoy Southern Hospitality At Rosemont’s Hottest Restaurant/Venue

Bub City/Joe’s Live in Rosemont is a little taste of the south, tucked inside Rosemont. “Southern hospitality with Southern food” is how Eric Rose, a partner with Lettuce Entertain You, describes his restaurant.


2017 Year In Review

As 2017 comes to a close, Rosemont continues on full steam ahead. The past year saw the beginning of various projects and initiatives -- something the village has long been noted for -- which are keeping up their momentum heading into 2018.


Rosemont Businesses To Hold Family-Friendly NYE Events

While New Year’s Eve is expected to bring crowds to Rosemont for parties at local hotels and bars, there are also some events appropriate for the entire family.


Holiday Decorating Contest Winners 2017

The results are in from Rosemont’s annual Holiday Decorating Contest.


Operation North Pole in Rosemont provides 'best day ever' for sick kids

Niles firefighter Jim Leibach wiped away tears, as did some of the other 200 local firefighters and police officers, as they stood on bended knee and welcomed 75 seriously or terminally ill children to the "North Pole" Saturday at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont.


Ordinance Change Allows Restaurant To Serve Alcohol After Hours

In the upcoming year, Rosemont restaurant Cibo Racconto can hold after hours, private events including alcohol, thanks to a tweak in liquor license ordinances made by the Rosemont Village Board last month.​


Rosemont’s Helping Hand Is Hard At Work

With the holiday season underway, Rosemont’s Helping Hand is hard at work helping local families in need. The non-profit organization provides food and gifts during Thanksgiving and Christmas to Rosemont families requiring a bit of help at the holidays.


Dogs Dugout Pops Up At Outlet Mall

While the official home dugout for the Chicago Dogs baseball team won’t open until May 2018, a dugout of a different kind is coming to Rosemont’s Fashion Outlets of Chicago.


Park entertainment district in store for new name, additions in 2018

As 2017 comes to a close, MB Financial Park expects some notable changes for the upcoming year, most significantly to its name. As of January 2018, Rosemont’s entertainment district becomes Parkway Bank Park, thanks to a three-year naming rights deal signed in late 2017 with Parkway Bank.


Engineering firm has long played role in improving village’s infrastructure

When Christopher B. Burke looks out of his office window at the eastern edge of Rosemont, he can see how much progress his engineering firm has made over the past three decades.


Santa’s Mailbox Arrives At Lange Park

For many people, the end of Thanksgiving officially marks the beginning of the winter holiday season. This is true for Rosemont residents, as well. In the days following Thanksgiving, Rosemont officials light up the tree at Stephens Park and turn on the lights at MB Financial Park and throughout the village. And, the Rosemont Park District gets a new addition of its own: a mailbox to be filled with letters postmarked to Santa Claus.


Local landmark continues to serve village’s needs

Rising over Rosemont stands the village’s iconic water tower, covered in boldly painted, stylized roses with the base depicted as a green stem. The water tower cemented itself as a village landmark upon its construction in 1982, after a rendering using the village’s eponymous rose caught the eye of the late former mayor, Donald E. Stephens.


What’s on arena’s horizon

When the Rosemont Horizon, now the Allstate Arena, first opened its doors in 1980, it brought one of the era’s biggest musical acts, Fleetwood Mac, to Rosemont. That show set a precedent of drawing big-name bands and entertainers to the village and cementing Rosemont as an entertainment destination for people across the Chicagoland area.


Triton Gives Thanks For Mark Stephens

Triton College Board of Trustees Chairman Mark Stephens was the honoree at the 25th annual Triton College Foundation President’s Reception on Nov. 15.


Rosemont’s Holiday Decorating Contest Underway

The annual Rosemont Holiday Decorating Contest is underway. During the week of Dec. 18, the contest's anonymous judges will begin touring the village looking for residential holiday decorations that stand out.


Find holiday spirit, shopping sanity in Rosemont

It's the holiday shopping season. Again. Didn't you just do this? You have to come up with something for everyone from Uncle Bob to Niece Violet – without breaking the bank. How will you make the magic happen this year?


The Draft Room opens Saturday in Rosemont

On Saturday, Nov. 18, Kings Dining & Entertainment at Rosemont's MB Financial Park welcomes the opening of the new evolved sports bar The Draft Room.


Lyft Approved For 30 Parking Spots At Allstate Arena

Lyft, the San Francisco-based ride-sharing company that competes with regular taxi service, will soon have a stronger presence near the Allstate Arena in Rosemont.


New Artwork by Chicago Artists on Display at Fashion Outlets

Rosemont’s Fashion Outlets of Chicago provide residents with more than just a place to shop -- it also offers a cultural experience through various artwork displays from acclaimed artists.


'Dog' Days Ahead

Team Introduces Its 1st Manager, Looks Forward To New Rosemont Home


Skating In The Park

Rosemont’s entertainment district will kick off the holiday season with the opening of the Chicago Wolves Ice Rink and “Light Up The Park” tree lighting event Friday, Nov. 24.


MB Financial Park Kicks Off Holiday Season With Light Up The Park

As temperatures drop, MB Financial Park will kick off the holiday season with the opening of the Chicago Wolves Ice Rink and “Light Up The Park” tree lighting event Friday, November 24.


Local Venue Set To Unveil New Sports Bar

After undergoing a makeover, Rosemont’s Kings Dining & Entertainment, located in MB Financial Park, will reveal its new look in November.


New Village App Helps Visitors Navigate Rosemont

Rosemont’s recently-redesigned “Welcome to Rosemont” app could benefit the village’s daily thousands of visitors.


HARIBO of America to expand Rosemont HQ, add 55 jobs

HARIBO, maker of gummy bears, will consolidate its U.S. corporate operations in Rosemont, bringing 55 new jobs to the area.


Village Approves $1.2 Million For Kings Bowl Tap Room

A tap room, funded by a $1.2 million allowance from the village, is on its way to Kings Bowl in Rosemont.​


Village Of Rosemont & Parkway Bank Announce New Naming Rights Partnership For The Entertainment District

The Village of Rosemont and Parkway Bank announced today a new three-year naming rights partnership for Rosemont’s 200,000-square-foot entertainment district located at 5501 Park Place, which will be renamed “Parkway Bank Park” beginning January 1, 2018.


Mass Shooting Prompts Rosemont To Review Emergency Response Plans

In the wake of Sunday night’s mass killings in Las Vegas that claimed the lives of at least 58 concert-goers, the village of Rosemont’s Public Safety Dept. is reviewing its emergency response plans and protocols.


Rosemont Fun Run

Rosemont School Dist. 78 and the Susan G. Komen Foundation will both receive funds from the Rosemont School Benefit Club’s 5K run/walk this Friday.


Jewelry, Fashion, Accessories Show Oct. 12-15

Want in on Chicagoland’s best kept shopping secret?


Chicago Bandits Name New Head Coach

Chicago Bandits general manager Toni Calmeyn named Stacey Nuveman Deniz as the team's new head coach Sept. 19.


Manufacturing show planned for Rosemont

ROSEMONT -- The 2017 Quality Show will take place Oct. 24-26 at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont. It will feature the latest in manufacturing technology, products and education.


'Sodfather' lays down grass at new Rosemont baseball stadium

'Sodfather' lays down grass at new Rosemont baseball stadium


MB Financial Park: Your One-Stop Destination for Fall & Winter Fun

Rosemont’s MB Financial Park is giving its visitors a lot to look forward to during the fall and winter months. From family-focused festivals and free ice skating, to bar crawls and a plethora of dining options, there’s something for everyone to enjoy!


The Chicago Dogs & Impact Networking Announce Naming Rights Partnership For "Impact Field"

The Chicago Dogs & Impact Networking Announce Naming Rights Partnership For "Impact Field"


Moretti’s Ristorante Officially Opens

Moretti’s Ristorante officially moves into Rosemont this Friday and begins its re-haul of Rosemont Plaza on Higgins Road into Moretti’s Rosemont Plaza.


Grant Amounts Up From Last Year

For the 22nd year, Rosemont is providing grants to village homeowners to help keep their homes looking great.


Annual Wizard World Event Still Longest Running In Country

Superheroes descended on Rosemont over the weekend as the Wizard World Comic Con Chicago took over the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center.


Bandits Get Started On Next Year

The Chicago Bandits’ season came to a close Aug. 18 after the team fell to USSSA Pride in a playoff game.​


Friday Night Concert Series Winding Down

Friday marks the last of the summer’s free concerts at MB Financial Park and the last of the three-concert, classic rock series.


Embassy Suites Gets Makeover

Guests and employees alike will benefit from the Rosemont Embassy Suites hotel’s recently-completed $10 million renovation.


Village OKs $62,113 For Holiday Lights

Rosemont will once again shine bright for the holidays after the village board agreed at its Aug. 9 meeting to spend $62,113 on new decorative lights.


Parks Plan End Of Summer Events

Parks Plan End Of Summer Events


Rosemont Eclipse Guide

Rosemont Eclipse Guide


Families Of Seriously Ill Children Throughout Nation May Apply For ONP

No matter where they’re located, families with children battling a life-threatening or terminal disease can apply to participate in Operation North Pole’s Dec. 9 “Fantasy Trip to the North Pole.”


Windy City to open 20,000 sq. ft. Harley-Davidson store near Chicago’s O’Hare Airport

ROSEMONT, IL – Ozzie Giglio is expanding his Windy City Motorcycle Co. empire yet again with the announcement of a new retail location in the Chicago suburb of Rosemont, adjacent to O’Hare International Airport.


Singers to compete for Big Break in Rosemont

Jerome Matthews Jr. had done some performances in high school, but his musical career really took off after his girlfriend signed him up for Chicago's annual Big Break vocal competition in 2013. He wound up winning the contest and its $10,000 prize.


Beatles Fan Fest Invades Next Week

Beatlemania will invade Rosemont this month when the Fest for Beatles Fans makes its annual return to the Hyatt Regency O’Hare Aug. 11-13.


Mike Lee vs. Aaron Quattrocchi is Set For September 15 at The Dome

Mike Lee vs. Aaron Quattrocchi is Set For September 15


Planting Roots For Our Lady of Hope

Celebrating its 60th anniversary this year, Our Lady of Hope Catholic Parish combines the hopes and dreams of its founding families, with new projects for its modern membership.


Rosemont Baseball Group Names New Team: THE “CHICAGO DOGS”

Chicago, Ill. -- Rosemont Baseball Group announced today that the new American Association of Independent Professional Baseball minor league team will be named the “Chicago Dogs.”


Rizzo Camp Comes To Rosemont

Two popular Chicago Cubs baseball players will hold camps in the Journal-area.


Francesca’s Opening In August At Outlets

Houston-based clothing chain Francesca’s will open its first outlet store in Illinois at Rosemont’s Fashion Outlets of Chicago, Saturday, Aug. 5.


Rosemont Community Snapshot

Rosemont residents are living differently than their neighbors in nearby communities and across Cook County, according to data released in June by the Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning (CMAP). ​


Wolves Hire Nardella As Assistant Coach

Wolves Hire Nardella As Assistant Coach


Zoning Board To Consider Permit For Buddy's Beef

Another new restaurant is coming to Rosemont.


Developer Paying $5M For Offices

Unoccupied Village-Owned Building In TIF District


'Big Break' Awaits In New Competition For Rosemont

The village of Rosemont and Joe’s Live, in partnership with Bar 1 Events Group, are launching Rosemont’s first-ever vocal competition “Big Break” with open auditions Wednesday, July 26.


Solemn Sunday At 'Tree Of Life'

Name Added To Memorial For Youths


Chicago Bandits News

In January 2017, the village of Rosemont took over ownership of the Chicago Bandits, 5-1/2 years after the National Pro Fastpitch league team began playing at The Ballpark at Rosemont.


Bill Murray & Family Set Opening Date For Golf-Themed Restaurant In Rosemont

The second Murray Brothers Caddyshack location is slated to open in the Crown Plaza Hotel by December.​


Village Approves Sewer Upgrades

This summer, over 2,000 ft. of sewers in Rosemont will get a makeover to prevent stormwater from entering the village sewer system.


James Arthur, Stanaj to perform at free concert in Rosemont

British singer-songwriter James Arthur will perform acoustic selections of his hit songs during "Eric & Kathy's Concert for the Kids" at Rosemont's MB Financial Park entertainment district, 5501 Park Place, Wednesday, June 21, at 7 p.m.


Residents Would Like To Improve Visibility

Superintendent of Public Safety Donald E. Stephens III is tackling community policing in the village one area at a time.


Dedication Monday For New Veterans Monument

When Alex Podgor, 17, started looking for a project to accomplish as part of his requirements to become an Eagle Scout, he noticed that Rosemont did not have a monument to veterans.


Rosemont Park News

The Rosemont Park District board approved issuing $750,000 in general obligation limited tax park bonds, during its April 11 meeting.


From Horizon To Allstate, Rosemont Stadium Changes With Times

The Allstate Arena in Rosemont may have opened its doors with the legendary rock group, Fleetwood Mac, but the circus was a big part of how it started.


Few things minor about new Rosemont baseball franchise

When Rosemont's new baseball stadium opens a year from now, the only thing minor league about it might be the team on the field and ticket prices.


Rosemont has it all for Mother’s Day

We drive up I-294 north regularly. Whenever we pass the Fashion Outlets of Chicago and MB Financial Park at Rosemont, we say we should stop by sometime to see what is there. Recently The Chicago Moms was invited to visit Rosemont to discover what is going on — and let’s just say there is a lot worth visiting there.


Mayor and Trustees Begin New Terms

Bradley A. Stephens was sworn into office as Mayor of Rosemont for a new four year term on May 10th.​


DHL to open 'Innovation Center' in Rosemont

Rosemont rounded out plans for its $80 million, 16-acre The Pearl District development on Wednesday with the announcement that global logistics firm DHL plans to open its first North American "Innovation Center" there.


Take Mom On A Quick Trip South Of The Border... To Rosemont

Mother's Day is the perfect time for a mother-daughter getaway. Chicago, right?! The big city. With. All. That. Shopping. And the food. All. The. Food.


But Wait, There's More In Rosemont

This week marks the 10th year Brad Stephens has served as mayor of Rosemont having succeeded his father, Donald, who served for 51 years.


Rosemont Ranks High As Travel Destination

Expedia names Rosemont top 50 vacation destinations in North America.


Wolves hope to turn Allstate Arena into the “Madhouse on Mannheim”

Wolves hope to turn Allstate Arena into the “Madhouse on Mannheim”


10 Years & Counting

A little risk and a little luck. That’s how Rosemont Mayor Brad Stephens partially describes how things have unfolded the last 10 years in the village where he grew up, which his father, Donald E. Stephens, guided for more than half a century.


Rosemont School ‘Family Fun Night’ Friday At Dome

The Rosemont School Benefit Club invites the whole community to attend “Family Fun Night” from 6 to 9 p.m. April 21 at the Dome, 27 Finch Way, Rosemont.


Rosemont Service Awards

Rosemont School held a dinner for faculty and Benefit Club members as a prelude to its Monday, April 10 school board meeting.


Budweiser Clydesdales visit Rosemont for Cubs rally

The day after the Cubs' World Series championship banner was raised at Wrigley Field, the famous ambassadors of the team's beer sponsor paid a visit to Rosemont's entertainment district for a home opener rally.


My Favorite Show is Back at Joe's Live for Memorial Day Weekend

The year is 2017, and music is at the top of its game.


Public Safety Graduation and Recognition Ceremony

A graduation and recognition ceremony was held the evening of March 7 at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center by the Rosemont Public Safety Department.


Plans Continue To Bloom For 'Pearl'

2 New Restaurants Announced; Village OKs Incentive For Hotel


Elite Eight: Aussie Spirit Stars Who Will Join Chicago Bandits

For eight elite Australian softball players, life as they know it is about to change dramatically. The eight Aussie Spirit players are headed for the adventure of a lifetime when they join the Chicago Bandits in the National Pro Fastpitch league.


O’Reilly Auto Parts 55th Annual Chicago World of Wheels 2017

2017 O’Reilly Auto Parts 55th Annual Chicago World of Wheels Early Look at 200-plus Cars and Trucks


Calling All Art Students

Local students have another opportunity to not only work with Chicago-based artist Rahmaan Statik, but to create art while being paid during the 2017 Rosemont Summer Mural Project.


Chicago Bandits Welcome Sharonda McDonald as Head Coach

Chicago Bandits Welcome University of Florida's Sharonda McDonald as head coach of the 2017 Season.


Discussions Underway About Possibly Expanding Outlet Mall

Discussions on possibly expanding the 550,000 sq. ft. Rosemont outlet mall are underway that could result in the owners of the mall acquiring an option to add another 200,000 sq. ft. on property where the Rosemont Theatre now stands.


Entertainment District A Municipal Success

The Rosemont Entertainment District not only served up a home run for the community and visitors by providing new dining and entertainment options since opening in April 2012, but a grand slam in its return on investment for the village.


Expo Hall Aims For ‘Warmer’ Look

Donald E. Stephens Convention Center (DES) officials plan to spruce up the Rosemont facility’s lobby to make the center even more inviting for trade show, meeting and public event visitors.


New Embassy Suites By Hilton Coming In 2017

The November Rosemont Chamber After Hours provided chamber members with a sneak preview of the new Embassy Suites by Hilton coming in 2017.


Former Marine Tapped To Head Community Affairs Division

A former Marine and East Leyden High School graduate is heading up the Rosemont Public Safety Department’s new Community Affairs Division.



The Chicago Wolves welcome professional recording artist Julianna Zobrist for an exclusive postgame concert, presented by Judson University, following the team’s 7 p.m. game against the Rockford IceHogs on Saturday, Feb. 4, at Allstate Arena. Zobrist, who performed “God Bless America” prior to Game 4 of the 2016 World Series between the Chicago Cubs and Cleveland Indians, has released three collections of original music since 2009. The singer-songwriter’s beliefs shine through in a variety of​


Carlene Mitchell Joins Chicago Sky as Assistant Coach

Carlene Mitchell was named as an Assistant Coach of the Chicago Sky. A 20-year veteran of the game, Mitchell joins Head Coach & General Manager Amber Stocks’ staff after most recently serving as the Head Coach at the University of California at Santa Barbara for four seasons.


Community Meetings Resume At Rec Center

There was good news in relation to local safety statistics presented at Thursday’s (Jan. 26) Rosemont Public Safety community meeting at the Rosemont Recreation Center on Barry Street.


Rosemont Public Safety Beefing Up Its Ranks

To keep up with continued growth in Rosemont -- in events, venues and visitors -- Rosemont Public Safety Department is beefing up its ranks.


Leyden Township Helps With More Than Just Food

When you’re down on your luck and need help in Leyden Township, resources for food, paying bills, counseling, health care and more are in place. One of those places is Leyden Township’s General Assistance (GA) and Family Services programs.


Village, Contractor Ink New Agreement For Snow Removal

Rosemont residents near Allstate Arena, and those who regularly travel through the area, including pedestrians, may be relieved to learn that consistent and reliable snow removal is returning this winter. ​


Sheriff’s Department Honors Rosemont Officers

Rosemont Public Safety Department officers received the Cook County Sheriff’s Award of Merit for their dedication, commitment to the community, hard work and professionalism.


Gino's East is back in Rosemont

After a 12-year absence, Gino's East is serving its famous deep dish pizza in Rosemont again.


Public Safety Profile

Rosemont is a small village. The town is home to only 4,206 people, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. But the size of its population is misleading when it comes to the manpower needed to run the village -- and keep its citizens safe.


Winter Fun Begins This Week #FROZEMONT 2016

This holiday season, Rosemont will continue to create magical memories for its visitors. From all the “FROZEMONT” fun located at Rosemont’s MB Financial Park entertainment district, to holiday shows, shopping and more, Rosemont is your one-stop destination to make the season bright.


Dunne Park to Open

Rosemont Park District Board of Commissioners President Richard V. Drehobl announced yesterday (Tuesday) that the new Dunne Park Recreation Center on Glenlake Street will open to the public at 10 a.m. Friday, Nov. 11, Veterans Day.


Rosemont Freezes Over For Holiday Season Nov. 25

Part of Rosemont becomes “Frozemont” Friday, Nov. 25 as the village not only flips the switch at 5:30 p.m. turning on what is expected to be another “visible from space” holiday lights display, but also opens the ice skating rink for the winter season at 11 a.m. at MB Financial Park.


Circus Comes To Town November 4th

The circus, basketball and ice hockey are slated for November at Allstate Arena in Rosemont, with comedy and music slated for the Rosemont Theater.


Fashion Outlets of Chicago to Welcome "Santa HQ"



Tickets Now On Sale For "America Salutes You” Concert

Tickets Now On Sale For “America Salutes You” Concert Honoring Military, Veterans and Their Families November 12, Rosemont Theater in Chicago


Day of Dead Rosemont Celebration

'Day Of Dead' Altar Comes To Life At Rosemont Rec Center


Disturbia Takes Haunted Houses into the Sewers

Disturbia takes haunted houses into the sewers, and complete darkness


Disturbia In The News!

Check out what the news has to say about Disturbia: Screams in the Park.


Halloween Crawl

Halloween Bar Crawl Oct. 28


An Inside Look At Rosemont

Citizens Academy Learns More About Security, Safety Behind Scenes


Ceremony Recognizes Rosemont Cops, 36 New Auxiliary Members

As Rosemont’s many public venues continue to grow, so, too, does the need for public safety officers.​


Fall Festivities at MB Financial Park, Hayrides, Crawls, and Frights

MB Financial Park is celebrating all types of fall festivities this October. From hayrides to haunted houses, Rosemont celebrates all month long.


Family Fall Fest at MB

Live Music, Hayrides Part Of New Village Fall Fest



The Chicago Wolves open their 2016 training camp on Sunday, Oct. 2 at Triphahn Ice Arena in Hoffman Estates.​



Northwestern University Athletics and Allstate Arena have reached an agreement for the Rosemont, Illinois, venue to serve as the host of Northwestern men's basketball home games during the 2017-18 season. A venue is needed to host Wildcat men's basketball games in 2017-18 due to a complete renovation of Welsh-Ryan Arena that will begin in the spring of 2017 and is scheduled for completion in the fall of 2018.





New Minor League Baseball Stadium, Team Set For Rosemont

t won't be the Chicago Cubs, but a new baseball team is coming to Rosemont.


Rosemont Remembers Responders

Rosemont’s Public Safety Department gathered for a memorial service Sunday morning in remembrance of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks.


New Professional Baseball Stadium Opening in May 2018

“The new baseball stadium will bring a whole new level of family entertainment offerings to Rosemont’s visitors,” said Rosemont Mayor Brad Stephens.


The Pearl District Opening in 2018

The Pearl will also be home to Rosemont’s first boutique hotel, The Rose.


Village of Rosemont Announces Major New Developments Coming in 2018

Developments Include New Professional Baseball Stadium with Minor League Baseball Team and New Mixed-Use Complex, “The Pearl District”


Mannheim-Higgins Delay

City Waiting To Hear Back From IDOT; Bid Recommended For Orchard Place


Garden On A Roof

Three men and a roof. That combination has led to more than 100 pounds of fresh produce being distributed this summer for free to employees of Christopher B. Burke Engineering, Ltd. (CBBEL) from its Rosemont rooftop garden.


Horror Returns To Park Next Month

Yikes, “Disturbia: Screams in the Park” returns to MB Financial Park in Rosemont at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 30


Chicago Bandits Edge USSSA for Title

Chicago Bandits hoisted the Cowles Cup trophy for the second straight year.


Comic Con Honors Real Heroes

Rosemont Police Get Star Treatment


Stephens Urges Girls To Get Into Golf

Brad Stephens took a swing at playing golf, resulting in scholarships and great experiences.


School Substitutes Needed

Substitute teachers are in high demand at Rosemont Elementary School.


Underrated Character Actor Bruce Campbell Ushers In Gore

The public is invited to attend Bruce Campbell’s Horror Film Festival August 18-21 featuring horror films, a game contest, celebrities, audience interaction and panel discussions along with 15 horror.


Rosemont Transit Center Upgrades About To Begin

Renovations and building of new curbs, basins, pedestrian walkways, bus bays, passenger pickup and drop-off areas at the Rosemont Transit Center on River Road has begun.


Gigi's Playhouse Presenting Mayor With Award

Hoffman Estates-based Gigi’s Playhouse Foundation presented Rosemont Mayor Bradley Sephens and trustees with a plaque of appreciation during the Wednesday, July 13 Village board meeting at Rosemont Village Hall.


New Dunne Park Recreation Center Coming Along

The new Dunne Park Recreation Center could be open for business by fall.


New Mural Designs Unveiled

The new mural being painted by local students inside the entry to the William Street parking garage in Rosemont features iconic art, Village landmarks and bursts of color.


Hyatt Place Chicago/O'Hare Opens in Rosemont

Hyatt Place Chicago O'Hare celebrates its official opening nearby the Chicago O’Hare International Airport.


Gino's East Returns To Rosemont

After a 12-year absence, Gino’s East restaurant is returning to Rosemont . . . Rosemont Village Hall, to be exact.


Village Unveils Bronze Statue Of Rosemont's Founding Father

The unique and changing six-decade history of Rosemont and the man considered the “Father of Rosemont” was celebrated in a special way on Father’s Day Sunday, when an 8-ft. tall bronze statue of the Village’s first Mayor, Donald E. Stephens, was unveiled.


Demolition Begins On River-Higgins Mobile

Andy Sokulski drained the last of the fuel from the tanks and loaded what was left of the food and other products into a truck.


Rosemont, Let's Get Physical

The second annual “TheFitExpo Chicago” will be held all day Saturday, June 25th and Sunday, June 26th in Hall G of the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, 5555 N. River Rd., Rosemont.


Hotel Back In Action

Large group of Village officials, state government leaders and hotel managers and investors participate in ribbon cutting ceremony yesterday, June 14th at the new Hyatt Place Hotel on Mannheim Road south of the Allstate Arena in Rosemont.


Dash Participants Rave About Rosemont

The Gigi’s Playhouse foundation said the close to 3,000 participating in the “Dash For Down Syndrome” race, walk, and family fest at MB Financial Park not only raised more than $170,000, but left with memories and praise for the venue and Village of Rosemont.


Statue Unveiling Sunday

It’s only fitting that the memory of the man whom many consider the father of Rosemont be honored on Father’s Day.


Dash Supports Down Syndrome Programs

Runners participating in a 5K to raise funds supporting programs for individuals with Down Syndrome will wind their way through the streets of Rosemont early Sunday, June 12 beginning at MB Financial Park. ​


Rosemont Tops "Cop On A Rooftop" Fundraiser Goal

Hundreds of people were drawn into the Dunkin' Donuts on Higgins Road Friday, May 20, by the Rosemont Public Safety officers waving from the rooftop and greeting customers while urging them to support Special Olympics.


All Rosemont Community Garden Plots Spoken For

Rosemont Park District officials said last week all 71 community garden plots behind the Rosemont Recreation Center, 7128 Barry Street have been assigned.


Local Students Sought To Participate In Rosemont Art Project

The Rosemont Park District seeks at least 12 resident art enthusiasts aged from 16 through 22 to design and paint an expansive new mural.


Rosemont Gets DePaul For One More Year

DePaul University will be able to host one more season of basketball games at Rosemont’s Allstate Arena because construction of a new stadium in Chicago will not be completed in time for the team’s 2016-17 schedule.


Rosemont Reopens Iconic Waterfall After 1.9 Million Facelift

Brides and grooms are again free to have their pictures snapped in front of Rosemont's iconic waterfall at the corner of River Road and Higgins Road.


New-Look Convention Center Coming Along

Work on major improvements to the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont are “off to a pretty good start,” according to Executive Director Chris Stephens.


Ballpark plans get rolling

Architectural and engineering planners have been given the signal to “get rolling” on development of a modern, eye-popping outdoor sports stadium where a new minor league baseball team will call home and a variety of other events hosted year-round.


In Case Of Emergency, Convention Center Ready

Although there has never been a major emergency at Rosemont’s Donald E. Stephens Convention Center (DESCC) since its opening in 1975, staff is nevertheless prepared for one just in case.


Mega Music Venue & Barbecue Restaurant Under One Roof!

Lettuce Entertain You has opened a mega music venue and barbecue restaurant all under one roof!


Patrol Practice

Rosemont Public Safety officers ready for bike patrol last Thursday, March 31st in the empty Rosemont Theater parking lot off River Road.


You, Too, Can Sing National Anthem At Bandits Game

Local singers who have dreamed of singing the national anthem before a professional sports event have a chance to do so in Rosemont.


Visit From Congressman Mike Quigley

Congressman Mike Quigley touring the district.


Residents Bowl A Strike For Helping Hand

Rosemont residents raised over more than $4,000 during the March 10th "Spare Some Change" fundraiser for the Village’s not-for-profit Helping Hand organization, which helps residents in need.


On Tap For The 60th-Anniversary Film To Debut At Voters League Banquet

Rosemont’s 60th Anniversary celebration includes the May 8th (Mother’s Day) re-opening of the Village’s recently renovated waterfall at Higgins and River roads, and the debut of a new then and now film during the April 2nd Rosemont Voters League banquet at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center. ​


Book a Family Date Night at Allstate Arena

Got Bieber fever? How about an itch to catch a hockey game? Ranked 3rd in the country by Pollster magazine for family programming, Allsate arena has an impressive lineup of activities for families on the hunt for entertainment. From hockey to b-ball and concerts to Olympic skaters, read on to hear why Allstate should be a destination on your family date night calendar.


Base Takes Shape For Stephens Statue

The new statue and park that will be dedicated on Father’s Day to Rosemont’s Mayor for more than 50 years, the late Donald E. Stephens, is quickly taking shape with an elevated circular base in place and the former Mayor’s name in gold lettering.


March Dates Set For Egg Hunts

Rosemont Park District has scheduled two Easter egg hunts and bunny appearances, an egg coloring class, art contest and two candy guessing contests at Margaret J. Lange Park and the Barry Street Recreation Center.


Time Is Now To Register For Community Garden

Registration for this year’s Rosemont community garden kicked off Monday, March 7th at the Rosemont Recreation Center, 7128 Barry Street.


Heroes and Villains Fan Fest: Chicago 2016

Heroes & Villains Fan Fest is flying over for the first time ever to Chicago on March 12 & 13, 2016 at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center.


Village Unveils Crime Prevention Programs, Tools

Rosemont Public Safety Chief Donald Stephens III told an audience of 30 that “it’s a new day in ensuring residents’ quality of life and safety,” while unveiling several new community initiatives Thursday night, February 25 at the Rosemont Recreation Center, 7128 Barry Street.


Helping Hand Fundraiser March 10th

In its ongoing effort to help residents in need, Rosemont’s Helping Hand non-for-profit program will conduct a "Spare Some Change" fundraiser from 6pm to 8pm Thursday, March 10th at Kings Bowling and Entertainment, 5505 Park Place.


Pearl Development Moving Forward

A summer 2017 grand opening is expected for Rosemont’s next big development, “The Pearl”, a mixed-use development that will feature three restaurants, a 163-room hotel and 100,000 sq. ft. of office space at Balmoral Avenue and Pearl Street.


Roof Work Keeps Outdoor Diners In Mind

Rosemont will finance the adding of new roofs to one of the restaurants in its entertainment district that will allow the two patio areas to accommodate patrons during winter months.


Expo Hall Upgrades Continue

Rainbow decorations gracing concession stands may become a thing of the past later this year at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont.


Dome Rises Again

Over six months since a massive storm brought down Rosemont’s Dome at the Ballpark, the indoor sports facility will finally be back in business this weekend February 13-14 with a girls volleyball tournament. ​


Community Invited To Public Safety Meeting At Rec Center

The Rosemont Public Safety Department along with Rosemont Park District officials will host a community meeting at the Rosemont Recreation Center, 7128 Barry Street, beginning at 7 p.m. Thursday, February 25th.


Future Site Of New Gym

Construction of a new, full-sized gymnasium at Dunne Park in Rosemont will likely begin within the next two or three weeks following anticipated approval of a resolution by Village board members today (Wednesday) that sets the maximum price for the work.


Presidents' Day Activities at MB Financial Park

Presidents' Day at MB Financial Park


Valentine's Day... Is Time To Be Active With Your Loved One

While everyone thinks of flowers, romance and love on Valentine’s Day, some valentines may want to focus on the fun.


A New Place To Hang At Allstate Arena

Now open at the south end of Allstate Arena's first floor, the new Budweiser Brew House offers arena visitors easy access to parking lots and events.


The Ultimate Rosemont Experiences

In January, Rosemont hosted a variety of local and Midwest media outlets and bloggers for the ultimate Rosemont experience.


2nd Phase of Balmoral Interchange Makes O'Hare Access Easier

Rosemont Mayor Brad Stephens today announced that the second stage of the Balmoral Avenue extension is now officially open.


Mayor Calls Statue In Works Of Late Father "Phenomenal"

Rosemont Mayor Brad Stephens last week called the work done so far on the “larger than life” statue of his late father and first Mayor of Rosemont, Donald E. Stephens, “phenomenal.”


Camel Steals Show At Travel & Adventure Expo

Ely the camel was a major draw at last weekend’s Travel & Adventure Show at the Donald E. Stephens Convention in Rosemont.


Another Gateway To Rosemont Open

It’s done! The newly-constructed Balmoral Avenue exit off southbound Mannheim Road that takes motorists through a tunnel and back up along north Mannheim to a stop sign at eastbound Balmoral in Rosemont, is now handling traffic.


Blackhawks Event Raises Thousands For Charity

Before the bone chilling cold set in Monday, hundreds of people participated in what was called a successful “Skate With the Greats” event at MB Financial Park in Rosemont Saturday, January 16.


New Owners To Face Zoning Board In February

A public hearing has been scheduled for 3 p.m. Tuesday, February 9 at Rosemont Village Hall to consider a Special Use permit and sign variance request for two new restaurants scheduled to open in late February in the Village’s Entertainment District.


Rosemont at 60: How town grew from dumps and potholes

Before it was an entertainment and business mecca of the suburbs, Rosemont was an oft-flooded swampy area with pothole-ridden, unpaved roads, no streetlights and taverns that became hangouts for the mob.​


Village of Rosemont Celebrates 60th Anniversary

Officially incorporated January 20, 1956, the Village of Rosemont is proud to celebrate its 60th anniversary Wednesday, January 20, 2016. This milestone anniversary will be celebrated throughout 2016 with a series of events including the unveilings of a newly renovated waterfall and statue of founding mayor Donald E. Stephens, along with a 60th anniversary marketing campaign utilizing a colorful illustration depicting the liveliness of the Village of Rosemont.


Rosemont's Allstate Arena Ranked 3rd in US for 2015 Concert & Family Show Ticket Sales



Frozen Olaf Tops At Ice Carving Competition

Ice carver David Smith, of Columbus, OH, won first place in the Saturday, Jan. 9, "Frozemont" Ice Carving Competition for his depiction of a surfing Olaf from the Disney movie "Frozen."


Public Hearing Set On Massive New Rosemont Project

The public has an opportunity on Wednesday, Jan. 13 to learn more about a proposed major development, slated to be built at Balmoral Avenue and Pearl Street, during a public hearing at Rosemont Village Hall, 9501 W. Devon Ave., second floor.


Village Officials Gear Up For 60th

In addition to unveiling a new, vibrant, Village illustration, Village officials will meet this week to consider ways to celebrate Rosemont’s 60th anniversary.


Chicago Wolves Ice Rink At MB Financial Park Draws Crowds

Through the New Year's holiday weekend, sun, ice skating and food drew huge crowds to MB Financial Park for Rosemont's winter activities known as "Frozemont."


A Hand In Happiness

Bringing a little happiness to children who might not have received gifts for Christmas is a wonderful gesture.


Convention Center: New Year, New Look

Donald E. Stephens Convention Center officials have embarked on a plan to expand, paint and modernize certain exhibition halls as well as update heating, ventilating and air conditioning systems.


"Off The Record" Dome To Rise Again

The inflating process of a new village of Rosemont athletic dome that will replace the original that was destroyed in early August during a microburst storm will begin within the next 10 to 14 days. ​


Pulling Together For Operation North Pole

It was more than just numbers, Operation North Pole (ONP) founder Tim Crossin said.



Magical is one way to describe the Donald E. Stephens ballroom in the process of being transformed Tuesday morning, Dec. 8 into a “Winter Wonderland” for the annual Saturday, Dec. 12 Operation North Pole event where terminally ill children and their parents are first treated to breakfast, then taken from Des Plaines to Crystal Lake on a decorated Metra train.


Operation North Pole Preparing For Annual Holiday Event

Rosemont plays a big role in Operation North Pole’s annual holiday event, which delivers a day of joy to local families who have children battling a life-threatening disease.


Rick Steves To Headline January Travel Show In Rosemont

PBS’ Rick Steves and CBS News travel editor Peter Greenburg are just two of the speakers set to headline one of Rosemont's largest conventions, the 12th annual Chicago Travel and Adventure Show slated for Jan. 23-24.


Time Comes For Clock Tower To Move

Rosemont’s Bavarian clock tower that for years has been located on property near Dunne Park was moved to a more visible site about a block and a half away last Friday.


Nordstrom Rack heading to Rosemont

Seattle-based Nordstrom, Inc. announced today plans to open a Nordstrom Rack at Fashion Outlets of Chicago in Rosemont, Illinois.


Steve Martin and Martin Short

Steve Martin and Martin Short


Mythbusters Take The Stage - One Last Time

Mythbusters Take The Stage - One Last Time


Rosemont Looks To The Future

Rosemont trustees at Wednesday's Village Board meeting are expected to consider a new Comprehensive Plan developed over the last two years by the Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning (CMAP), local officials and public input.


Dome May Be Back In Business In January

Rosemont’s athletic Dome is expected to rise again by January 1.


Frozemont Is Back, Bigger Than Ever

Not only will the massive Christmas tree lighting take place in Rosemont Friday, November 27 at MB Financial Park, but it marks the return of “Frozemont” for the winter season featuring ice skating, ice hockey, celebrity appearances, tube sledding and more.


Bandits Announce New Partnership With ASLF

The Rosemont-based Chicago Bandits professional fastpitch softball team announced Monday, November 9th, that A Silver Lining Foundation (ASLF), located in Chicago, is the team’s new official charitable partner for the 2016 season.


Ready For Their Closeup

Rosemont Recreation Center Supervisor Alex Perez presents snowmen decorated by community volunteers and students at the center Tuesday morning, November 10.


Letters, Notes Of Care Go Long Way With Troops

Mayor Bradley Stephens, Rosemont School District 78 Superintendent Kevin Anderson and first grade teacher Kate Gilhooly met with Ramblin' Ray Stevens this week, to deliver more than 300 letters local students had written to U.S. troops.


Alvin and the Chipmunks Talk Snapchat, Snacks & Science Kits While Touring

Your toddler’s favorite fall tour? Most likely Alvin & The Chipmunks, currently on a North American run.​


Rosemont's New Gateway Into O'Hare

The Village of Rosemont today along with partners from the Illinois Department of Transportation, Chicago Department of Aviation and Chicago Department of Transportation cut the ribbon on the newest access point into O'Hare Airport from Balmoral Avenue, giving the airport's 70 million annual passengers a convenient alternative route.


Roll Out Balmoral Extension Monday

After close to three years of construction, and longer in planning and implementing, Rosemont Mayor Brad Stephens and other local officials will formally open the new Balmoral Avenue roadway connecting the Village with O’Hare Airport at 10 a.m. Monday, Nov. 2.


Going Up: Hotel Room Occupancy Revenue

Revenue generated by Rosemont’s 7% tax on hotel room usage for the first nine months of 2015 is up more than 5% compared to the same time period of 2014.


Don't Be A Pinhead

Don't Be A Pinhead at the Rosemont Theatre


Glimpse Of What's To Come At Dunne Park

Artist's rendering shows what an expanded Dunne Park facility will look like.


Layering Up

Like a multi-tiered cake, the new fountain outside the main entrance to Rosemont Village Hall continues to grow upward.


New Walls Expected To Reduce Highway Noise

Not only are new bridges, expanded roadways and landscaping part of the massive Jane Addams Tollway (I-90) widening project taking place in Rosemont and further west, but special soundproofing walls are being installed along the highway to reduce traffic noise.


Village Prepares New Brighter Holiday Displays

There’s a reason why Christmas holiday lights are now being placed on trees, buildings and throughout Rosemont.


Conference Reports Hike In Attendance

SMTA International Conference and Exhibition, held Sept. 27-Oct. 1 at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, experienced a 20% increase in on-site attendance compared to 2014.


New Gym For Dunne Park

A new gymnasium that will mirror the size of the existing gym at the Rosemont Recreation Center on Barry Street will be constructed at Dunne Park behind the Westin Hotel starting next spring.


Ricky Martin Show Highlights

Ricky Martin Show Highlights


Balmoral Extension: Realizing A Dream

More than 20 years after the late mayor of Rosemont, Don Stephens, embarked on a project to open a second roadway into and out of O’Hare Airport, that lofty goal, which will affect millions of people in the years to come, is about to become a reality.


Puck Drop Set On New Wolves Season

The Chicago Wolves have enjoyed nothing but winning seasons since they made their professional hockey debut in 1994 at Allstate Arena.


Darius Rucker Show Highlights

Darius Rucker Show Highlights


Friend Of Marines

Rosemont Mayor Brad Stephens accepts a plaque from Marine Capt. Brandon Tole for the Mayor’s recent contribution to the Aug. 31 Eagle & Anchor golf outing at Glen Flora Country Club in Waukegan.


Darkness, Deadly Clowns Descend On Rosemont

Following a highly successful debut last year, “Disturbia, Screams in the Park” is back to scare the heck out of folks in Rosemont with several new offerings, including crazy clowns and a cavern of darkness, beginning at 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 2 at MB Financial Park in the basement level of the parking garage.


New Gateway Waterfall Should Be Flowing Soon

Construction on the renovated waterfall gateway to Rosemont at the northeast corner of River and Higgins roads should be completed by the end of this week, according to Rosemont Public Works Director Mike Raimondi.


Rosemont Pulls In $1,100 For Special Olympics

Rosemont Pulls In $1,100 For Special Olympics.


Rosemont Parks Offer Events For Kids & Families

In addition to the many fall programs provided by the Rosemont Park District, some planned special events will take place soon geared toward young children and for families.


Lunt Avenue Will Close To Through-Traffic

No timeline is set, but sometime in the next two months a gate will likely go down and motorists will no longer be able to take Lunt Avenue from Allstate Arena in Rosemont up to Lee Street to access Touhy Avenue, according to construction officials.


Despite Downed Dome, Events Still Go On

While the 140,000 sq. ft. roof of the Dome at the Ballpark in Rosemont is being repaired after last month’s weather-related collapse, future events scheduled for the venue were moved elsewhere.


Rosemont Residents Have Green Thumb When It Comes To Gardening

As long-time Rosemont resident Al Giuliano harvested some of his large purple eggplants, he waved his arm toward the immense growth of vegetables including two-story high corn stalks crowding the Rosemont community garden behind the recreation center on Barry Street.


Mayor interviewed at Eric and Kathy Radiothon For Lurie Children's Hospital

On Friday, September 11, Mayor Brad Stephens was interviewed as part of 101.9 FM THE MIX’s “Eric & Kathy Radiothon for Lurie Children’s Hospital” at Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital.


Minor League Baseball In Rosemont? Could Happen

Minor league baseball may be coming to the Village of Rosemont by the summer of 2018 with the possible construction of a new 7,000-seat stadium along the Tri-State Tollway (I-294) and Balmoral Avenue, Mayor Brad Stephens announced Tuesday.


Parks Approve New Sign At Lange

The Rosemont Park District is sprucing itself up.


Bean Baggers To Compete For Thousands At Park

Competitors will be able to win thousands in prize money at the MB Financial Park in Rosemont’s annual “Battle of the Bags” event this Saturday, Sept. 12 beginning at noon.


Kids Concert Rocks Rosemont

Matt Nathanson performs at Eric & Kathy’s Concert for Kids at MB Financial Park along with Nate Ruess of the band Fun.


Fitting Right In

The Ballpark at Rosemont served as the starting point of Saturday’s annual Badass Dash 5K.


Full Force Out For Labor Day;Traffic Deaths On Rise

Since Aug. 24, the Rosemont Public Safety Department has been out in full force on local roads and will continue additional patrols through the end of Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 7, as part of the national crackdown on drunk driving.


Soccer Field Walls Spring To Life

A new gigantic mural, exploding with color and created by local students, was unveiled by Mayor Brad Stephens last Saturday, Aug. 22 with great fanfare during a celebratory community picnic at the Rosemont Recreation Center on Barry Street.


Holy Comic Book Batman

Tens of thousands of people, many in bright costumes and makeup, will descend on Rosemont this week to see their favorite comic book, TV and movie heroes, meet celebrities, preview films and meet top comic and pulp fiction book artists.


Parks Plan New Offerings

'Super Saturday' Events, Martial Arts Classes On Tap This Fall, Winter.


Bandits Sweep Series To Win NPF Championship

In two hours and one minute the Chicago Bandits defeated the USSSA Pride 1 to 0 to win the 2015 NPF Championship.


Dozen Patrol Cars Will Be Outfitted With Cameras

Twelve of Rosemont’s Public Safety patrol cars will be outfitted with new in-car video cameras and WI-FI antennas if village board members approve their purchase at today’s (Wednesday's) public meeting in village hall as expected.


Rare gold coin valued at more than $4.5 million at Rosemont fair

Adam Crum beamed as he held his prized 1787 Brasher Doubloon gold coin like a child holding a favorite toy on Christmas morning.


Rosie's Rivers Edge Tavern Opens In Rosemont

The full service restaurant offers breakfast, lunch, dinner and a late night party till 4 a.m. along with a free shuttle between local O’Hare area hotels, Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, Rosemont Theatre, Allstate Arena and more.


Signs Of Life At Sports Mural

The new Rosemont community art mural located next to the recreation center playing fields on Barry Street is coming to life.


Down But Not Out

Rosemont officials Monday morning said the cause of Sunday’s (Aug. 2) collapse of the three-year-old Dome at the Ballpark sports facility following a powerful storm remained under investigation.


Hydro Excavator Helps Nicor Dig Through Rosemont

Soon after Nicor Gas identified a corroded gas line during a routine inspection on Ruby Street in Rosemont’s Scott Street subdivision, construction began last week to install a new one underground.


Eric and Kathy's Concert For The Kids



Turning Up Roses

Cheyenne's Up Next Followed By 4 More Tuesdays Of 'Country In Park'.


Garden Growing Up

A recent view of the Rosemont Park District Recreation Center Community Garden on Barry Street where residents from throughout the village are growing a wide variety of vegetables, fruits and flowers.​


Stirring Things Up At Allstate Arena

Construction Continues On Budweiser Lounge In Former Storage Space.


Marco Antonio Solis & Camila

Marco Antonio Solis & Camila at the Allstate Arena on July 25, 2015


Bangtan Boys - BTS

Bangtan Boys - BTS


Here's Game Plan For Sports Mural

The design of a new Rosemont mural shows an explosion of color and action.


Rosemont Waterfall Update

Rebuilding of Rosemont’s iconic waterfall at River and Higgins roads is taking shape.


A New Hope

In an effort to get to know the community better, Rosemont’s Our Lady of Hope Church, 9711 Devon Ave., started the Neighborhood Home Mass program.


Former Oregon standout signs with Bandits

The Chicago Bandits have agreed to terms with former Oregon standout Kailee Cuico on a contract that runs through the remainder of the 2015 NPF season, per team general manager, Aaron M. Moore.


Comic Con Goers Can Sink Teeth Into Film Fest

What is August without vampires, chainsaws, blood and guts, cannibals and a killer bunny?


Mannheim Ramp To O'Hare Set To Close For Ongoing Work

The Illinois Dept. of Transportation has announced it will close the ramp from southbound Mannheim Road to westbound I-190, weather permitting, starting Thursday, July 18, and for approximately two weeks.​


Zumba Class At MB Financial Park Doubles As Fundraiser

A “Donate and Dance” Zumba fundraiser for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease, will be held from 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, July 22 on the great lawn at MB Financial Park, 5501 Park Place.


Wounded Warrior Ride A Success

On Friday, June 26 dozens of wounded veterans and their supporters, wearing cycling jerseys, shorts and helmets, rode for the annual Wounded Warriors Projects Soldier Ride.


Bike Ride Backs Wounded Warriors

The public is invited to join more than 100 people in the annual Rosemont Public Safety Department Wounded Warrior Project 18-mile “Soldier Ride” this Friday, June 26.


Jeremy Renner To Appear At Wizard World Chicago Comic Con

Hawkeye fans in the Chicago area, you’re about to be in for a treat — but only if you make it to Wizard World Chicago Comic Con on its final day.


Transit Improvements

The first wave of improvements to Rosemont's CTA Blue Line Station and parking lot off River Road, which serves nearly 6,000 commuters a day, may begin with a pavement update and reconfiguration of the entrance area in early 2016.


Celtic Woman Performs at the Rosemont Theatre

Celtic Woman Performs at the Rosemont Theatre on June 16, 2015


Heart Performs at the WDRV 14 Year Birthday Party

Heart Performs at the WDRV 14 Year Birthday Party on June 12, 2015


Dennis DeYoung Performs at the WDRV 14 Year Birthday Party

Dennis DeYoung Performs at the WDRV 14 Year Birthday Party on June 12, 2015


Imagine Dragons at the Allstate Arena

Imagine Dragons offered something for everyone Monday at a packed Allstate Arena.


Country in the Park Free Summer Concert Series

Free Tuesday Night Series to Feature Weekly Country Music Concerts From June 23 Through Sept. 1


Bandits 2015 Tryouts

The Chicago Bandits will hold open tryouts from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, May 24 at The Ballpark, 27 Jennie Finch Way, Rosemont.


Rosemont Gets Ready To Rock

MB Financial Park at Rosemont has come a long way since it opened in 2012. As park officials kick-off their second annual "Rockin’ in the Park 2015" concert and fireworks series this Sunday, May 24, they prepare for another busy summer season of live entertainment.


Judas Priest looks back on eve of Rosemont Theatre show

Heavy metal and hard rock have forged a deep relationship over the course of the past 35 years with the village of Rosemont. The then-named Rosemont Horizon opened in 1980, just as metal as a genre was coming of age in large part because of the growing popularity of music videos following MTV's 1981 launch.


Click it or Ticket

As part of the Memorial Day Holiday Illinois Click It or Ticket Campaign, which began May 11 and runs through May 25, the Rosemont Public Safety Department will increase safety patrols on local roads. During the campaign, officers will crack down on drivers and passengers in the front and back seats not wearing a seat belt.


We Day: Allstate Arena Hosts Star-Studded Volunteerism Event

In one day, 15,000 socially conscious teenagers saw more celebrities than most adults four times their age are likely to have seen in their lives.


#1 Arena In The Country

Rosemont’s Allstate Arena was ranked as one of the top stadiums in the world by U.S. industry publication Pollstar.


Chicago Sky will play in Rosemont for 3 more years

Chicago Sky will play in Rosemont for 3 more years


Pete Townshend and Eddie Vedder to Honor The Who in Illinois

On May 14 at the Rosemont Theater in Rosemont, IL, Pete Townshend and Eddie Vedder will join Simon Townshend and Friends as a part of an evening celebrating The Who.

The Heroes With Hope Race was a success!

Check out the great turn out for the Heroes With Hope Race!


Village Pays $700K For Barry Buildings

As the area around Allstate Arena and the Rosemont Park District Recreation Center is updated with new street lighting, athletic fields, colorful mural, parking lots and more, village trustees took improvements one step further and approved the purchase of buildings along Barry Street.


Out With The Old In With The New Salt Site

It took a couple of days, several workers, good weather and many pieces of machinery to safely raze the old, slightly damaged Rosemont Public Works salt barn last week.


Mobile App Brings Excitement of Rosemont To Smart Phone Users

A free "Welcome to Rosemont" app is available from iTunes. It provides quick links to dining, scheduled events and places to go along with maps and directions to Rosemont destinations.


Skybridge has Go-Ahead

A new pedestrian skybridge over Balmoral Drive connecting Rosemont’s 520,000 sq. ft. fashion outlet mall with the village’s massive William Street parking garage is so important to the village that if the full $15 million state grant is not received in time to start the project, Rosemont will pay the remaining amount.


Alabama is coming to the Rosemont Theatre

Alabama is coming to the Rosemont Theatre


$15 Mil. Grant To Fund Skybridge

Construction of a new pedestrian skybridge connecting Rosemont’s 520,000 sq. ft. fashion outlet mall with the village’s massive Williams Street parking garage could begin in about two months, the Journal & Topics Newspapers has learned.


Iggy Azalea The Great Escape Tour Rescheduled

Iggy Azalea The Great Escape Tour Rescheduled


JUANES Announces Eagerly-Awaited U.S. Concert Dates For His Loco De Amor Tour

JUANES Announces Eagerly-Awaited U.S. Concert Dates For His Loco De Amor Tour


Rosemont Water Tower

The Village of Rosemont water tower with its intricate rose design has been an area landmark since its construction in 1982. The colorful tower has been repainted twice, in 1990 and 1998, each time using oil-based enamel paint.


Rockin' in the Park Lineup!

Get those sunglasses, towels and flip-flops ready. The line-up for the May 28 through Sept. 3 free Thursday summer concert series and fireworks to be held at MB Financial Park in Rosemont was announced this week.


Shania Twain is hitting the road one last time.

Mar 05, 2015 10:07 AM

The country music superstar announced her 48-city tour on her website on Wednesday. It's the 49-year-old's first tour in 11 years and it will also be her last, she revealed on "Good Morning America."


Grassy Area Near Rosemont's Allstate Arena To Become Parking Lot

Feb 20, 2015 11:25 AM

A large grassy area north of Allstate Arena in Rosemont will soon become become a parking lot and gates will be installed to prevent motorists from using the area as a cut-through between Mannheim Road, Lee Street and Touhy Avenue.


MB Park Hotline

A new MB Park event hotline, 847-430-4338, providing MB Financial Park at Rosemont event updates, schedules and key information was launched last week for residents and visitors to the entertainment district. Updated daily, the hotline will operate throughout the year.


Stuck at O'Hare? Hop on the Shuttle

Long layovers, flight delays, and cancellations are dreaded words in any traveler’s lexicon. But being stuck at Chicago’s O'Hare Airport no longer means you are stuck to a plastic seat, stuck in an overcrowded bar, or stuck for hours with nothing to do but wander around the concourses. Thanks to a well-developed retail and entertainment oasis within three miles and shuttle service that layover or flight delay can be part of your vacation instead of an irritation.


Rosemont Beckons Travelers to Stay Awhile

Now the rejuvenated village of Rosemont, Ill., tempts travelers to consider doing more and staying longer.​


How To Go On An Adventure

Talk with travel experts at Rosemont showcase this weekend


Convention Center Renovations

The village of Rosemont could get an early Christmas present this year. Major renovations being done at the Donald E. Stephens (DES) Convention Center, which began around Thanksgiving, may be completed before the scheduled Jan. 1 date.


Budweiser lounge planned for Allstate Arena in Rosemont

Budweiser lounge planned for Allstate Arena in Rosemont


Return of Garth

Hold onto your cowboy hats and get prepared for the arrival of superstar Garth Brooks.


Arena Inks New Deal

Now that Rosemont and Allstate Corp. have inked a new deal to continue the in-surance company’s hold on the naming rights of the vil-lage’s 18,500-seat stadium, officials will now focus on securing naming rights for its athletic dome.


Matt Smith, Karen Gillan To Pair For Reunion Panel

‘Eleventh Doctor’ In ‘Doctor Who’ Series, ‘Amy Pond’ Actress To Host Special, 60-Minute Interactive Q&A Session



Garth Brooks is set to kick off his world tour and the first stop is Chicago. It will be the first time Garth has played Chicago in 17 years. The concert will be Thursday, September 4th, 7:30 PM at the Allstate Arena in Rosemont, IL.


Triton Schoarships

Triton College recently announced the availability of several scholarships from the college and the Triton College Alumni Association.


Big Ten Exhibit

As reported by the Journal & Topics Newspapers in 2013, the Big Ten Conference’s new museum, which opened Saturday, June 7 at its headquarters in Rosemont, is more than just a ‘jersey behind the glass’; it is a wide-ranging interactive digital experience.


Visit the Village of Rosemont

Visit the Village of Rosemont


Enrique Iglesias & Pitbull at the Allstate Arena on October 3

Enrique & Pitbull will reunite and share the stage for a 15 city tour that kicks off on September 12. Fast-rising Latin urban star J Balvin is confirmed as the support act. They will be at the Allstate Arena on October 3rd


Ed Sheeran Announces North American Headline Arena Tour

Atlantic recording artist Ed Sheeran has announced plans for his first-ever headlining arena tour of North America. The cross-country trek marks the 3x-GRAMMY Award®-nominated artist’s first stateside tour to support his forthcoming second album, “x,” (pronounced ‘multiply’) slated to arrive June 23rd. Pre-sale tickets are available starting April 22nd, with general on sales for these dates beginning on April 26th. For more ticket information and tour updates, please visit



Performing on his United States Tour, world renowned tenor and classical music icon Andrea Bocelli will return to the Allstate Arena, 6920 Mannheim Road, for one night only on Saturday, December 13 at 8 p.m. Bocelli will be joined by conductor Eugene Kohn, soprano Maria Aleida, featured violinist Caroline Campbell, and Tony and Grammy Award winner Heather Headley for an a an evening of soaring arias, famed love songs, and crossover hits. Tickets go on sale Monday, April 7 at 10 a.m.


CHER… She was born… She took over the world… The end.

She sings. She acts. She directs. She writes. She’s a political activist. She’s a philanthropist. She mothers. She is the only living artist who has had a number one song every decade since the 60s when she and her then partner Sonny Bono were the ones to knock the Beatles out of first place on the charts in 1964.


ROMEO SANTOS – “The King of Bachata"

Romeo Santos’ Formula Vol. 2 Notched The Strongest Debut Of Any Latin Album in The Last 8 Years And Has Now Exceeded Platinum Level Sales In Just Its Second Week At #1. Simultaneously, Santos’ Single “Odio” (Featuring Drake) Is The #1 Latin Song In The Country For a 6th Straight Week Since Its Debut.​


Rod Stewart and Santana

AEG Live announced today that Rod Stewart and Santana, two of music’s most influential hit makers and dynamic live performers, will join forces and embark on an 18-concert North American tour this summer.​

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