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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.

Ford Is Branching Out from Michigan to Silicon Valley for Tech Projects

Saturday January 24 2015 3:56 pm

CEO of Ford Mark Fields talks to Poppy Harlow about why the company is branching out from its southern Michigan roots and heading to Silicon Valley. Is Palo Alto the new Detroit? Ford’s presence in Silicon Valley is important for two reasons: Ford’s team will be working on projects like self-driving cars and improved voice […]

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Topic Digital-Lifestyle

Crash Injures Two People at Lake Cook Rd and Arlington Heights Rd, Buffalo Grove

Saturday January 24 2015 12:10 pm

Buffalo Grove police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 11:43 PM Saturday to a report of a crash with injuries Arlington Heights Rd and Lake Cook Rd Buffalo Grove, IL. Police arrived first on the scene and reported possible entrapment with two people injured. Crash Injures Two People at Lake Cook Rd and Arlington Heights Rd, Buffalo […]

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Fatal House Fire on North 21st St Near Route 14 and Taylor, Unincorporated Barrington

Saturday January 24 2015 9:04 am

Barrington Countryside FPD firefighters responded to a house fire at 21207 North 21st Street about 1:15 a.m. Saturday after receiving a report of flames showing from the rear of the house. The Lake County sheriff’s office was also called at 1:15 a.m. Saturday to 21000 block of North 21st Street in unincorporated Barrington for a […]

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Armed Robbery at EPCO Supply Benjamin Moore Paint Store on Richmond Ave, McHenry

Saturday January 24 2015 8:14 am

McHenry police responded about 7:40 AM Saturday to a strong armed robbery at EPCO Supply 1782 N Richmond Avenue McHenry , IL. Police received a report of an armed robbery at the EPCO Supply on Richmond Rd near McCullom Lake Road. The offender is described as a male/Hispanic 5’10” wearing a dark hoodie, blue maintenance […]

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Chicago Cubs: Ernie Banks Dead at Age 83

Saturday January 24 2015 12:01 am

“Mr. Cub” Ernie Banks, one of Chicago’s favorite all-time athlete has died. The Hall of Fame slugger and two-time MVP died Friday night at age 83. The Cubs announced Banks’ death, but did not provide a cause. Ernie Banks debuted as a shortstop on September 17, 1953, and was as an 11-time All-Star from 1953-71. […]

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Topic Sports

Computer Hacker or Hackers Attacked and Accessed Indianapolis 9-1-1 Center in December 2014

Friday January 23 2015 4:13 pm

This week it was learned that computer hackers accessed the emergency 9-1-1 system in Indianapolis that dispatches all police, fire and EMS vehicles across Indianapolis. The attack started December 20, 2014 and lasted several days. The information about the attack was not made public until a speech Tuesday afternoon, January 20, 2015. “We haven’t said […]

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Topic Crimes Notebook

Residential Burglary on East Fairview St Near Evergreen Ave Arlington Heights

Friday January 23 2015 1:02 pm

Arlington Heights police received a report about 6:41 PM Thursday of a residential burglary in the block of 100 East Fairview Street Arlington Heights, IL. Police received a report that an unknown offender or offenders forced entry into the victim’s residence. Apparently nothing was taken from the residence. Arlington Heights police did not release whether […]

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Theft of Golf Balls at Dick’s Sporting Goods on East Palatine Rd, Arlington Heights

Thursday January 22 2015 4:27 pm

Arlington Heights police received a report about 6:50 PM Thursday, January 15, 2015 of retail theft at Dick’s Sporting Goods, 401 East Palatine Road Arlington Heights, IL. Police received a report that an unknown offender or offenders removed four boxes of golf balls from the store, total value $159. The offender is described as a […]

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Pedestrian Hit by Car on Southbound Rand Rd Between Hicks Rd and Dundee Rd, Palatine

Thursday January 22 2015 10:51 am

UPDATE: A Wauconda man was crossing Rand Road from the parking lot of the former Menard’s store to the south side of Rand Road at 7:45 a.m. when a 2007 GMC Denali traveling southeast hit him. The Denali was driven by a 68-year-old man. No tickets were issued, but the crash is still under investigation. […]

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Man Missing 2 Fingers Gets a Jawful of Padlocks in Attempted Abduction of 13-Year-Old Girl in Skokie

Thursday January 22 2015 10:20 am

Skokie police responded to a report of an attempted child abduction that occurred about 3:20 p.m. Tuesday as a 13-year-old girl was walking from Old Orchard Junior High to Niles North High School. She was approached by a man in a parking lot in the 4800 block of Golf Road The girl was able to […]

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Car Crash at 156th St and Cicero Ave After Police Pursuit Causes Power Outage in Oak Forest, Midlothian Area

Thursday January 22 2015 3:32 am

Alsip police 2:39 AM Thursday reported they terminated a police pursuit north of Cicero Ave and 151 Street Oak Forest, IL. Alsip police terminated a high speed police pursuit about 2:39 a.m. Minutes later a blacked out car traveling southbound on Cicero Avenue at a speeds estimated at 120 mph crashed. The car with no […]

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Topic Crimes Notebook

Extra Alarm Fire at Avalon Edgewater Apartment Complex, New Jersey

Wednesday January 21 2015 7:19 pm

VIDEO/NO AUDIO: Firefighters are battling a multi-alarm fire that has severely damaged a northern New Jersey apartment building. Authorities say it appears that everyone in the building was able to get out safely. Edgewater, New Jersey firefighters responded about 4:30 p.m. to an extra alarm apartment fire at the Avalon Edgewater complex at 102 Russell […]

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Topic FD Notebook

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