Business Success

Deciding on Des Plaines, always a wise choice There are many reasons why thousands of businesses choose to call Des Plaines home. The city enjoys a convenient location, with a…

Community Volunteers

Volunteers fill in the gaps in any community. They dedicate their passion, energy and abilities to improving the world in which they live and the Des Plaines Chamber of Commerce…

Veterans Back-to-Work Boot Camp

When new recruits join the armed forces, they go to boot camp to learn how to do their job. But when they return to the civilian world years later, they are…

Parks and Recreation

DES PLAINES PARK DISTRICT The park district operates 56 parks providing residents with neighborhood playgrounds, baseball and softball fields, golf, sailing, boating, ice skating, tennis courts, basketball courts, soccer fields,…