Category Archives: Rosemont Horizon

Rosemont Village Hall to replace Gene & Georgetti’s that replaced Rosewood in Rosemont?


Rosemont village officials have been in negotiations with Gene & Georgette’s to buy them out of a lease for the village-owned property since the Spring of this year, after it became clear that the successor restaurant to the Rosewood has … Continue reading

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Illinois Taxes Too High For Chicago To Open A Casino, A Bit Ironic


Illinois residents face taxes all of the time, but now Mayor Lightfoot complaining that Illinois taxes are too high to open a financially successful Chicago casino. Gee whiz, how did they screw that up? Chicago tries for decades to get … Continue reading

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August 13, 1979, Rosemont’s Horizon Stadium Collapsed


On August 13, 1979, the uncompleted roof of the Rosemont Horizon collapsed, killing five construction workers and injuring 16 others.[5] The collapse was featured in the “Engineering Disasters” episode of Modern Marvels, first broadcast by The History Channel on April … Continue reading

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