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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 — | 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.

Arlington Heights Man’s Life Saved by Bystander/Rescue CPR and Paramedics at South Middle School after Collapsing While Playing Basketball

Sunday December 21 2014 5:05 pm

Arlington Heights police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 7:04 PM Thursday to South Middle School, 400 South Highland Avenue Arlington Heights, IL. Police and firefighter/paramedics received a 9-1-1 call that a man collapsed in the gymnasium — stating the collapse was from a possible heart attack. Initially bystanders thought the man was breathing, but then began […]

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Arlington Police Officers’ FOP Lodge 80 Helps Target Store With $125 Holiday Shopping Spree For 11 Kids with “Shop With A Cop” Event

Sunday December 21 2014 10:13 am

There was some busy gift wrapping at Target, 1700 East Rand Road, for the annual “Shop with a Cop” event at Target Saturday morning. Arlington Heights Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 80 took eleven children Christmas and holiday shopping through the aisles of Target. Each child received $125 for shopping and each family received a […]

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Chicago Police, Illinois State Police Escort 2 Dignitaries in Arlington Heights: Santa and Mrs Claus with Family Gifts for Families of Fallen Chicago Police Officers

Saturday December 20 2014 8:37 pm

VIDEO: Operation Santa Chicago Police Memorial Foundation Santa tour with Chicago Police Department and Illinois State Police escort in Arlington Heights. Chicago police and Illinois State police were spotted on Palatine Road near Arlington Heights Road today about noon escorting a Secret Service limousine with an entourage of SUVs and limousine buses. Was it the […]

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One Adult, Two Juveniles Arrested in Connection with Multiple Burglaries Near Lake Cook Road, Bloomington Avenue, Wilke Road, Arlington Heights

Saturday December 20 2014 6:40 am

The Arlington Heights Police Department has arrested three (3) people in connection with a string of residential burglaries that occurred over the past two months in the area of Lake Cook Road and Wilke Road in Arlington Heights. The offenders made entry through unsecured sliding glass doors of apartments and single family homes. Once inside […]

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Breakfast at Honeyberry Cafe Turns Into Surprise Welcome Home Ceremony for USMC Cpl. Steven Kwiatkowski at Christian Liberty Academy

Saturday December 20 2014 6:04 am

VIDEO (32:29) Welcome home ceremony for Cpl. Stephen Kwiatkowski at Christian Liberty Academy in Arlington Heights Friday morning. USMC Cpl. Steven Kwiatkowski received a surprise welcome home Friday while he was out to breakfast at Honeyberry Cafe, 306 East Rand Road in Arlington Heights. Cpl. Steven Kwiatkowski just arrived home from military service and was […]

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President Barack Obama: ” I Wish Sony Would Have Spoken to Me First”

Friday December 19 2014 7:08 pm

The President comments on the FBI’s announcement that the North Korean government is responsible for the Sony hacking. President Barack Obama outlines the principles of the First Amendment and described several worst-case scenarios of fear, intimidation and freedom of speech, including speculation on control of over documentaries and news reports, and the resulting self-censorship. Get […]

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Awards Dinner for Police Officer McEvoy’s Firefighter Rescuers Reveals Dramatic New Details of Police Shooting Rescue

Friday December 19 2014 9:03 am

VIDEO (26:53): Arlington Heights firefighter/paramedics that saved the life of police officer Michael McEvoy were presented with awards for their actions by grateful police officers from the Arlington Heights Patrol Officers Association at a dinner at the American Legion Hall, 121 North Douglas Avenue Thursday night. When Arlington Heights police officer Michael McEvoy was shot […]

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Small Fire After Closing Hours at Costco on North Meacham Rd, Schaumburg

Thursday December 18 2014 12:07 am

Schaumburg police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 11:38 p.m. Wednesday to an activated fire alarm at Costco, 1375 North Meacham Road Schaumburg, IL. First firefighters on the scene reported nothing showing from the outside of the building. Once inside, firefighters did not initially find any smoke, but then discovered smoke and a fire at the rear […]

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Injury Crash at Rand Road and Camp McDonald Road, Arlington Heights

Wednesday December 17 2014 9:04 pm

Arlington Heights police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 7:27 PM Wednesday to a crash with injuries in front of Family Video at Rand Road and Camp McDonald Road Arlington Heights, IL. Police and firefighter/paramedics received a report that one person was injured and a second person need to be checked by paramedics after a crash at […]

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Derby the Dog Running Now with 3D Printed Prosthetic Legs — 3DSystems

Wednesday December 17 2014 8:07 pm

See how unique, custom 3D printed prosthetics allow Derby the dog to run for the first time. Derby was born with deformed front legs and was unable to walk. Now with prosthetic legs built with 3D printing technology, Derby is able to run and sprint with mobility. With 3D printing it is easy to make […]

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Topic Science

Armed Robbery at Gas Station Near Quentin Rd and Dundee Rd, Palatine

Wednesday December 17 2014 10:27 am

Cook County Sheriff’s Police responded about 2:00 a.m. Monday to a report of an armed robbery at a gas station in the 1400 block of North Quentin Road. A man dressed in a red jacket and a red cap walked up to the counter of the gas station, displayed a handgun and demanded money. The […]

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Arlington Heights “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” Traffic Enforcement Begins Friday December 19, 2014

Wednesday December 17 2014 9:57 am

The Arlington Heights Police Department will commence specialized traffic enforcement activities relating to the Christmas and New Year Holiday “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” enforcement campaign from December 19 through January 4, 2015. Enforcement activities will include extra DUI patrols and a Roadside Safety Checkpoint. The checkpoint will take place on Friday, December 19 […]

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Topic Crime Prevention

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