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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.

Counter Terrorism Team in Australia Conducts Raids: “Islamic State” Suspects Were Planning Random Beheading in Sydney

Thursday September 18 2014 8:24 am

Australian police made 15 arrests Thursday after intelligence reports indicated that a major terrorist attack was being planned on Australian soil. Following a Joint Counter Terrorism Team raids across Sydney on Thursday, September 18, 2014, further charges have been laid with a 24-year-old man from Merrylands, charged with possessing ammunition without license and unauthorized possession […]

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Teen Hit By a Car at Golf Rd and West Dr, Schaumburg

Wednesday September 17 2014 11:02 pm

Schaumburg police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 10:13 PM Wednesday to 42.050482,-88.041341 (Golf Rd and West Schaumburg, IL). Police and firefighter/paramedics received a report that a male teen was hit by a car and was injured. Paramedics on Ambulance 52 and Engine 54 responded to the vehicle-pedestrian incident. West Drive connects Woodfield Mall’s Perimeter Drive to […]

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Police and Firefighters Investigate a Tanker Truck at the Old Dominick’s Site South of the Library on Roselle Rd, Schaumburg

Wednesday September 17 2014 10:42 pm

Schaumburg police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 10:22 PM Wednesday to a investigate a tanker truck parked in the old Dominick’s parking lot, 200 South Roselle Road Schaumburg, IL. Police on the scene reported that a tanker truck appeared to be open at the top and venting gas. Police reported there was no driver or person […]

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Passenger-Shaming Facebook Page Documents Bad Behavior on Airliners

Wednesday September 17 2014 9:37 pm

Shame on the plane! Photos of passengers behaving badly. Jeanne Moos reports on bare bellies and bare feet at 30,000 feet. It’s not surprising, but passengers flying today have come a long way from the elegant days of air travel when people dressed up for the occasion. Consider these shameful sightings on airliners recently … […]

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Report: Driver of Red Hummer Displays Gun to Another Driver at I-90 and I-290/IL-53 Near Schaumburg

Wednesday September 17 2014 6:06 pm

Illinois State police responded about 5:57 PM Wednesday to a report of a hit-and-run with a gun displayed near the ramp from eastbound I-90 to southbound I-290 near Schaumburg, IL. Police received a report that the driver of a red Hummer struck a Ford Fiesta — vehicle-to-vehicle. The driver of the red Hummer was reported […]

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Launch America: NASA Chooses American Companies to Transport US Astronauts to International Space Station

Wednesday September 17 2014 3:11 pm

CNN’s Rachel Crane explains NASA’s commercial crew contract competition and what it means for the future of space travel. U.S. astronauts once again will travel to and from the International Space Station from the United States on American spacecraft under groundbreaking contracts NASA announced Tuesday. The agency unveiled its selection of Boeing and SpaceX to […]

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Suspected Pennsylvania Cop-Killer Eric Mathew Frein Described as Excellent Marksman that Knows the Deep Woods

Wednesday September 17 2014 1:10 pm

Authorities are still looking for Eric Mathew Frein, the suspect in the shooting of two Pennsylvania state troopers. Since Friday at 11:00 p.m. when two Pennsylvania state troopers were shot, and one was killed; area law enforcement officers have identified a suspect, who is known to dislike the police, and has left some clues revealing […]

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Flu Shots Available from Village of Arlington Heights for Ages 3 and Older at Senior Center

Wednesday September 17 2014 12:49 pm

Arlington Heights Health Services will be offering flu shots for seasonal influenza on Tuesday, September 30 from 5-7 p.m. and Wednesday, October 1 from 9 -11 a.m. These clinics will be held at the Arlington Heights Senior Center, 1801 W. Central Road. No appointments are necessary and there are no residency restrictions. The flu shot […]

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Rollover Truck Crash with Injuries on Dundee Rd at Portwine Rd, Wheeling, Prospect Heights

Wednesday September 17 2014 7:57 am

UPDATE: Dundee Road was re-opened in both directions about 12:25 p.m. Wheeling police and Wheelng and Prospect Heights firefighter/paramedics responded about 7:17 AM Wednesday to a report of crash with multiple injuries at Dundee Road and Portwine Road Wheeling, IL. Police and firefighter/paramedics received a report that a dump truck rolled over in a crash […]

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Arlington Heights Police Officers Promoting Rail Safety At Downtown Metra Station Wednesday Morning Sept. 17

Tuesday September 16 2014 9:51 pm

Arlington Heights Police Officers will be at the Downtown Train Station on Wednesday morning, September 17, to promote safety for both motorists and pedestrians around the railroad tracks during Illinois Rail Safety Week, September 14-20. Did you know that in 2013, Illinois ranked third in the nation for grade crossing fatalities and third for trespass […]

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Mexican Independence Day Celebrated Today in Mexico

Tuesday September 16 2014 8:57 pm

Mexico celebrated its Independence day today. Huge crowds packed Mexico City’s Zocalo Square for the event. The Grito de Dolores (“Cry of Dolores”), was heard from the small town of Dolores, near Guanajuato in Mexico, on September 16, 1810. The “grito” (cry) was the pronouncement of the Mexican War of Independence by Miguel Hidalgo y […]

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Vehicle Burglar Takes $5,000 in Tools from Ford Work Van on Bayside Dr, Palatine

Tuesday September 16 2014 8:06 pm

Palatine police received a report about 6:14 AM Saturday of a vehicle burglary in the block of 3000 Bayside Drive Palatine, IL. Police received a report that an unknown offender or offenders shattered the passenger side window of a 1998 Ford van and took approximately $5,000.00 worth of tools. The crime is reported to have […]

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