• Hanover Park extends video gambling to golf establishments The Hanover Park village board approved a measure this week that expands video gambling to golf establishments. The village’s original ordinance intended to use video gambling primarily as a means of attracting business to restaurants, but after a recent visit to a golf business seeking a permit, village board members decided the […]

  • Mount Prospect Tentatively Approves Video Gambling Mount Prospect Village Hall as seen in May 2018. (Journal photo) Mount Prospect trustees Tuesday (July 17) took one more step toward allowing video gambling in the village. Board members approved the first of two readings for an ordinance that would allow video gaming terminals inside establishments that serve alcohol. In the […]

  • Tinley Park rejects annexation of controversial gas station Tinley Park trustees have rejected an annexation proposal for a controversial gas station that had also planned to seek approval for 24-hour video gambling. The Tuesday vote came after a public hearing during which residents living near Gas N Wash, 19420 S. Harlem Ave., in Frankfort Township, asked the Village Board to include language […]