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Arlington Heights Chicagoland Weather Today GO! Commuting FIREBLOG: Firefighters meet with AHFD Battalion One Chief CRIMEBLOG: Arlington Heights Police work day and night Art Minutes from Chicago

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

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 the Promenade of Art […]

Minutes from Chicago’s 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.

Crash with Injuries at Bartlett Road and Golf Rd., Hoffman Estates

Saturday August 27 2016 11:16 pm

Hoffman Estates police and firefighter/paramedic’s responded about 11:04 PM Saturday, August 27, 2016 to a crash with injuries at Bartlett Road and Golf Road. Second ambulance requested by 11:18 PM — Ambulance 23 assigned. Engine(s): E24 EMS: A24 A23 Stay informed with news from The Cardinal’s Emergencies Behind the Scenes Facebook page — Includes […]

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Fatal Hit-and-Run Extrication Crash with Car Fire at Golf Rd and Ozanam Ave — West of Shermer Rd, Morton Grove

Saturday August 27 2016 5:11 pm

Morton Grove police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 10:05 PM Friday to a report of crash with injuries with a car fire at Golf Rd and Ozanam Ave Rd Morton Grove, Il. Police and firefighter/paramedics received a report of a crash with possible extrication and a car fire. Report of three “kids” trapped and a car […]

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After Police Helicopter Search for Fleeing Suspect, Woman Charged with False Report of Assault

Saturday August 27 2016 2:18 pm

Schaumburg Police responded at 4:39 p.m. Tuesday August 25, 2016 to the 1300 block on East Algonquin Road for a reported Battery and Criminal Sexual Assault of a female by a male offender. The alleged offense was reported to have taken place at an unknown address on Creek Bend Road. There were two separate 911 […]

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Sears Centre Truck Convoy, Police Squad Haul on I-90, Route 47 Raises Funds for Special Olympics

Saturday August 27 2016 12:40 pm

You might have seen a large truck convoy this Saturday morning, August 27, 2016 along Route 59, I-90 and Route 47. The World’s Largest Truck Convoy is a fundraising and awareness event that creates a unique partnership between law enforcement and truckers to raise funds for Special Olympics so they can continue to train in […]

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Topic Events

Hersey Football Loses to Highland Park, 40-18

Saturday August 27 2016 8:08 am

Big victory for Giants. 40-18 over Hersey. #hpgiantpride — HPHS Principal (@hphsgiants) August 27, 2016 DJ Pennick just kept over 2 tacklers for a 50 yd TD run. 7-0 Giants. #hpgiantpride — HPHS Principal (@hphsgiants) August 27, 2016 Band is ready to get our crowd fired up with Spirit! #hpgiantpride — HPHS […]

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Topic John Hersey High School

Football Scores for Mid-Suburban League and St Viator with Scorestream

Friday August 26 2016 7:28 pm

Tonight is the first night we are using Scorestream to share scores from area football games. Scorestream uses crowdsourcing from volunteers and “manager” to report scores for sports teams at all levels. Tonight we’re featuring high school varsity football from the Mid-Suburban League and St Viator. Hersey, Buffalo Grove, Palatine, Wheeling, Barrington, Contant, Rolling Meadows, […]

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Topic Scores & Standings, Sports

Water Tower Rescue at Kates Rd Bridge and Railroad Tracks, Deerfield — Three Children Stranded on Water Tower

Friday August 26 2016 7:07 pm

Deerfield police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 5:58 PM Friday to a report of three kids stranded on a tall water tower at Kates Rd and Railroad Tracks Deerfield, IL. Firefighter/paramedics received a report from police on the scene that three kids were on the water tower near the Kates Road bridge and the railroad tracks. […]

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Facebook Outage on Friday Night August 26, 2016 About 6:00 PM CDT

Friday August 26 2016 6:07 pm

Facebook experienced an outage Friday, August 26, 2016 about 6:00 p.m. CDT. Specific pages and the front page were down on desktops computers, notebook computers and smartphones. Users were greeted with the following message … Sorry, something went wrong. We’re working on it and we’ll get it fixed as soon as we can. The […]

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Topic Digital-Lifestyle

What Is BleachBit; Word of the Day Describes Free, Downloadable Software

Friday August 26 2016 12:56 pm

BleachBit is a free and open-source disk space cleaner, privacy manager, and computer system optimizer that was first released in December 2008. The disk cleaner works on Microsoft Windows and Linux operating systems. Trey Gowdy, a Republican congressman from South Carolina, looked to reignite criticism about Clinton’s handling of emails on a private server by […]

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Topic Word of the Day

Grand Re-Opening with Scottie Pippen for Des Plaines K-Mart on Oakton Near Mannheim

Friday August 26 2016 11:41 am

Chicago Bulls star forward Scottie Pippen will be present from 8:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Saturday, August 27, 2016 at the grand re-opening of the Des Plaines Kmart, 1155 E. Oakton Street (SW corner of Oakton Street and Mannheim Road). The event will include a ribbon-cutting ceremony, as well as prize giveaways, and live entertainment […]

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Topic Events

Cell Phone Video: Immediate Aftermath Following State Trooper Shooting of Taxi Robbery Suspects

Friday August 26 2016 10:38 am

A bystander captured cellphone video after an Illinois State Police trooper shot two men in the back of a cab who were armed and suspected of robbing a taxi cab driver. About 8:30 p.m. Thursday August 25, 2016, a cab driver flagged down state troopers in the middle of a traffic stop near West 77th […]

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“Operation Front Line” Concludes in Lake County, Suspect Arrested for Drug-Induced Homicide

Friday August 26 2016 8:59 am

Lake County Sheriff’s Office Concludes Two-Month Heroin Initiative ‘Operation Front Line’ From June 8, 2016 through August 1, 2016, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office conducted an operation aimed at arresting drug dealers and taking heroin off the streets. This operation specifically focused on the northwest quadrant of Lake County. Members of the Highway Patrol Division, […]

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  • Current Conditions : 82.4F, Partly Cloudy - 4:49 PM CDT Aug. 27
    Temperature: 82.4°F | Humidity: 71% | Pressure: 30.01in ( Falling) | Conditions: Partly Cloudy | Wind Direction: SSW | Wind Speed: 0.0mph
  • Sunday as of Aug. 27 3:21 PM CDT
    Sunday - Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s inland...but only in the upper 70s near the lake. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
  • Tonight as of Aug. 27 3:21 PM CDT
    Tonight - Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening...then a slight chance of showers after midnight. Patchy fog after midnight. Muggy. Lows around 70. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph in the evening becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.
  • Sunday Night as of Aug. 27 3:21 PM CDT
    Sunday Night - Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the upper 60s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.


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