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Arlington Heights Chicagoland Weather Today

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 ...

GO! Commuting & Chicagoland Travel Information

Trains, buses, cabs and driving information for residents and visitors of Arlington Heights and Chicagoland with links to train schedules, bus schedules and smart phone links, too ...

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 — ArlingtonHeights125.com | 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 (kdynespainting.com) 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.

Arlington Post 208 Faces Barrington Post 158 in American Legion Baseball Illinois State Tournament at Recreation Park Tonight

Wednesday July 30 2014 6:08 pm

Arlington (Post 208) will face Barrington (Post 158) in tournament contest tonight at 7:00 p.m. at Recreation Park at Douglas Avenue and Miner Street. Arlington (35-4) beat Barrington in both of their meetings for Summer 2014. Barrington (37-7) has won 29 of the last 30 games it has played, including the most recent 11. Barrington […]

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MORNING CALL: Cardinal Twitter Roundup Wednesday July 30; Chicago Cubs Beat Rockies 4-3, Longest Game in Team’s History; Kenny Loggins Elk Grove

Wednesday July 30 2014 10:52 am

Overview/Quick Look page (The Cardinal | AM) includes Twitter feeds from national and local Twitter news feeds. You can quickly see what’s happening on CBS This Morning, The Today Show, Good Morning America, Morning Joe, and Fox & Friends. You can also check the local news for CBS Chicago, NBC Chicago, ABC Chicago, WGN Morning […]

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Two Women Escape Death by Train By Lying Down on Train Tracks on Indiana Bridge

Wednesday July 30 2014 7:55 am

A dash cam video camera captured the terrifying plight of two women who became trapped on an 80-foot-high railroad bridge when a freight train surprised them as they walked along the tracks. Two women walking on the 500-foot-long, 80-foot-high Shuffle Creek bridge known on Thursday, July 10, 2014 at 6:50 a.m. changed to a run […]

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Urban Institute: Debt in America; 35% of Americans Facing Debt Collectors

Wednesday July 30 2014 5:05 am

Study by the Urban Institute shows that over one in three Americans have debts that have been reported to collection agencies. Consumer confidence at highest level since 2009. Judge clears way for Shelly Sterling to sell LA Clippers. Joanne Po reports. Debt can be constructive, allowing people to build equity in homes or finance education, […]

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Aggravated Battery Upgraded to First-Degree Murder Charge for Michael G. Platt After Ryan Flannigan Dies

Tuesday July 29 2014 6:31 pm

Michael G. Platt, 35, of 235 W. Wilson Street, Palatine, was arrested today after Cook County prosecutors upgraded the charge of aggravated battery to first-degree murder within 24 hours after the victim he allegedly punched ten days ago died at Advocate Lutheran General Hospital. Police arrested Platt at his girlfriend’s house minutes after the new […]

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EVENING CALL: Cardinal Twitter Roundup Tuesday July 29; Starting to Fill New Pool at BGHS; Porterhouse Steak with Salsa Verde

Tuesday July 29 2014 5:51 pm

Overview/Quick Look page (The Cardinal | AM) includes Twitter feeds from national and local Twitter news feeds. You can quickly see what’s happening on CBS This Morning, The Today Show, Good Morning America, Morning Joe, and Fox & Friends. You can also check the local news for CBS Chicago, NBC Chicago, ABC Chicago, WGN Morning […]

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Palatine Victim of Knockout Punch on Bothwell St Near Slade St Dies in Hospital

Tuesday July 29 2014 10:26 am

UPDATE: The Cardinal Aggravated Battery Upgraded to First-Degree Murder Charge for Michael G. Platt After Ryan Flannigan Dies Palatine resident Ryan Flannigan, who was injured during a fight or attack outside a bar in Palatine on Friday, July 18, 2014, died Monday at Advocate Lutheran General Hospital just before 4:00 PM — 10 days after […]

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Motorcyclist Killed in Crash with Car At Roselle Rd and Hartford Dr, Schaumburg

Tuesday July 29 2014 9:43 am

Schaumburg police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 12:53 PM Monday to a fatal motorcycle crash with a car at Roselle Rd and Hartford Dr Schaumburg, IL. Police and firefighter/paramedics received a report that a motorcyclist was involved in a crash with a car. The motorcyclist was reported to have severe injuries. Schaumburg police and firefighter/paramedics found […]

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Horse Chews Through Wires, Activates Fire Alarm at Barn at Arlington International Racetrack, Arlington Heights

Monday July 28 2014 6:20 pm

UDPDATE: After inquiry with Arlington Heights Fire Department it was discovered that the horse chewed through wires that were related to the fire alarm system at the Arlington International racecourse barn. Arlington Heights firefighter/paramedics and Rolling Meadows firefighter/paramedics responded about 5:45 PM Monday to an activated fire alarm at Arlington International racetrack 2200 West Euclid […]

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Venice Beach Lightning Strike: 1 Dead , 13 Injured (7 Hospitalized)

Monday July 28 2014 4:21 pm

Deadly Venice Beach lightning strike kills one and injures 13 during California storm. One man died and at least 13 people were injured in a lightning strike near a beach pier during a rare thunderstorm at Venice Beach in Los Angeles. Los Angeles County firefighter/paramedics responded about 2:50 p.m. Sunday to a report of multiple […]

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Mane Event and Taste of Arlington Kick Off Arlington Million in August Starting Friday August 8, 2014

Monday July 28 2014 1:16 pm

Mouth-watering sights like these are everywhere at the Taste of Arlington Heights event Saturday night at Harmony Park in downtown Arlington Heights. Three annual events of summer celebration in two weekends are approaching fast this late summer. The Mane Event is a food and music event scheduled for Friday August 8, 2014. The Taste of […]

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Gas Meter Pipe Severed; Gas Leak at House on Thelma Ct, Wheeling

Monday July 28 2014 12:40 pm

Wheeling police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 10:07 AM Monday to 389 Thelma Court Wheeling, IL. Police first on the scene report that a gas line or gas meter was struck and was leaking. Firefighters on scene reported a severe leak with the pipe going to the meter separated from the meter. Several homes in the […]

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