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Weather forecast for Arlington Heights, Buffalo Grove, Elk Grove Village, Mount Prospect, O'Hare, Palatine, Prospect Heights, Rolling Meadows, Schaumburg, Wheeling ... Chicagoland normals and records ...

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FIREBLOG: Firefighters meet with AHFD Battalion One Chief

Firefighters meet with Arlington Heights Battalion Chief Terry Valentino after knocking down an attic fire on Kennicott Avenue in Arlington Heights. More fire news reports in The Cardinal FIREBLOG ...

CRIMEBLOG: Arlington Heights Police work day and night

Arlington Heights Police officers work a crime scene respond to a report of fight in downtown Arlington Heights late at night. More criminal activity reports on The Cardinal CRIMEBLOG ...

Art & History in Arlington Heights

QUASQUIICENTENNIAL — | Arlington Heights Historical Museum Night scene at Northwest Highway and Evergreen looking northwest. Photo inside a beautiful glass bowl showing clouds, street lamp and buildings in downtown Arlington Heights at the Promenade of Art 2009. Glass art by Rick Garnett of Wichita, Kansas. Oil paintings by Kathryn Dunes Klemp ( at […]

Minutes from O’Hare International Airport

Southern sections of Arlington Heights are just a few miles from O'Hare International Airport -- one of the busiest airports in the world. Check The Cardinal for Air Travel and Weather resources.

Police: Woman Says She Lied About Seeing Suspects; Caused Massive Search Near Volo and Lakemoor

Thursday September 03 2015 6:05 am

Acting on a tip via a 9-1-1 call, multiple police agencies converged to the area Route 12 and Route 120 in Volo just after 9:30 p.m. Wednesday. The locations in Volo and Lakemoor are about 5 miles south of the crime scene where slain Fox Lake Police Lt. Joe Gliniewicz was when he was checking […]

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Police Activity for Possible Intercept Operations of Suspects Sought in Killing of Fox Lake Police Lt. Joe Gliniewicz

Wednesday September 02 2015 10:25 pm

UPDATE: POLICE SAY WOMAN LIED ABOUT SEEING SUSPECTS … Police: Woman Says She Lied About Seeing Suspects; Caused Massive Search Near Volo and Lakemoor * * * * * * * * * * * * Police Activity including law enforcement agencies from Fox Lake, Island Lake, Lake County Sheriff, Lakemoor, Wauconda, and Illinois State […]

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Chicago Faces Day of Fiscal Reckoning with a $426 Million Budget Shortfall

Wednesday September 02 2015 9:12 pm

Chicago is facing a $426 million budget shortfall next year and needs to pay down a $20 billion debt to its workers’ retirement funds that’s left it with a lower credit rating than any big U.S. city except Detroit. Bloomberg’s Kate Smith has more on “Bloomberg Markets.” Chicago lawmakers recently moved towards pension reform, but […]

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Topic Gov

Ads May Be Blocked in Apple’s New Safari Browser As Apple Unveils New iPhones and New Apple TV

Wednesday September 02 2015 7:42 pm

How Apple’s ad-blocking tech will impact ad publishers and its biggest competitor: Google. There are several ways that advertisers can counteract the effects of ad blockers. Ad servers can hide the source of an ad, circumventing blacklists. The way most ad blockers work is through a blacklist system. Advertisements are typically embedded into a publisher’s […]

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Topic Digital-Lifestyle

Police Activity at Hickory Ave and Spruce Ave, Fox Lake — Just Northeast of Police Killing Crime Scene

Wednesday September 02 2015 6:43 pm

Law enforcement activity was reported by two WGN reporters this afternoon. About 4:50 p.m. Erik Runge reported dozens of US Marshals were following up on a lead in a neighborhood. He later reported that US Secret Service agents were back in the neighborhood — specifically near Hickory Avenue and Spruce Avenue. The neighborhood is about […]

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Two Children Rescued by Police, Checked for Heat Illness at Elk Grove Woods Plaza at Arlington Heights Rd and Higgins Rd, Elk Grove Village

Wednesday September 02 2015 4:57 pm

Elk Grove Village police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 4:18 PM Wednesday to a well-being check for two children left in a car in the heat at Elk Grove Woods Plaza 45 South Arlington Heights Rd Elk Grove Village, IL. Police rescued two children from a car, but report they the children had no signs of […]

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Crash at Lake Cook Rd and Arlington Heights Road, Arlington Heights

Wednesday September 02 2015 3:19 pm

Arlington Heights police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 12:41 AM Wednesday to a report of crash with injuries at Arlington Heights Road and Lake Cook Road Arlington Heights, IL. Police and firefighter/paramedics received a report of a crash with injuries. Intersection crash possibly involved no serious injuries. Apparently all involved were medical refusals. Buffalo Grove police […]

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Bicycle Theft on East Lillian Ave Near Evergreen Ave, Arlington Heights

Wednesday September 02 2015 3:03 pm

Arlington Heights police received a report about 5:01 PM Wednesday of a bicycle theft in the block of 100 East Lillian Avenue Arlington Heights, IL. Police received a report that an unknown offender or offenders removed a silver 26-inch men’s Rhino bicycle with a black front rim and a silver rear rim, valued at $275, […]

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Willowbrook Stabbing, Home Invasion, Sexual Assault, Robbery Suspect Caught in South Bend, Indiana

Wednesday September 02 2015 2:04 pm

A judge set bond Wednesday at $5 million for a man accused of sexually assaulting and then brutally stabbing a woman in her suburban Willowbrook home, the DuPage County State’s Attorney’s office said. Londale Deyon Madison, 31, of South Bend, Ind. was captured on Tuesday in at the South Bend Airport Hub, South Bend, Indiana. […]

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Supermoon Lunar Eclipse in Chicago on September 27-28; Also Evening Planet Saturn and Morning Planets Venus, Mars and Jupiter This Month

Wednesday September 02 2015 11:32 am

Beginning September 27th, 2015 there will be a very rare event in the night sky – a supermoon lunar eclipse. Watch this animated feature to learn more. A total lunar eclipse, known as a supermoon lunar eclipse, will be visible to observers throughout the Americas, Europe, Africa, western Asia and the eastern Pacific Ocean. Chicago […]

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Topic SkyWatch

Police: Slain Fox Lake Police Officer Was 32-Year Veteran of Force

Wednesday September 02 2015 10:32 am

CBS 2’s Derrick Blakley reports Lt. Joe Gliniewicz knew many residents by name in the small town of Fox Lake, and they knew his name as well. Lt. Joe Gliniewicz, known as “G.I. Joe” at the police department, was a lieutenant in the Fox Lake Police Department, a leader for the Fox Lake Police Explorer’s […]

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Fox Lake Police Officer Homicide Search Perimeter Released Tuesday Night; Fox Lake Area Schools Closed Wednesday

Wednesday September 02 2015 6:54 am

The Lake County Sheriff’s Office reports that just after 10:00 PM Tuesday, the search perimeter was released around the Fox Lake homicide scene where Fox Lake Police Lt Joe Gliniewicz was shot and killed. The crime scene was turned over to the Lake County Major Crime Task Force (LCMCTF), which is part of the Lake […]

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