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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 ... current observations, hourly forecast, radar and satellite ...


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 ... current observations, hourly forecast, radar and satellite ...

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Moon phase, moonrise, moonset, night sky featuring planets, constellations, meteor showers, and monthly backyard astronomy events. Businesses open overnight, and situational awareness for hours overnight with and ...

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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 ... Chicagoland fire, rescue, EMS calls; and links to city scanner posts ...

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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. Airport info with links to official O'Hare Twitter and more ...

250 Attend 40th Anniversary Memorial Service at American Airlines Flight 191 Memorial Site at Lake Park, Lee St and Touhy Ave, Des Plaines

Saturday May 25 2019 11:39 pm

With the end of Runway 32R/14L in the lower right corner, the approximate flight path of American Airlines Flight 191 on May 25, 1979 at 3:04 p.m. is shown by the red arrow [MAP/SAT]. The crash site was in an empty field just south of the oasis on Interstate 90, just east of the Elmhurst […]

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Vehicle Rollover Extrication Crash into Parked Car in the Mount Prospect Plaza Shopping Center Lot Thursday

Saturday May 25 2019 10:41 pm

Mount Prospect police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 4:43 p.m. Thursday May 23, 2019 to a report of a rollover crash in the Mount Prospect Plaza parking lot at 940 East Rand Road. Mount Prospect Fire Department extricated a female victim, age 68, from the vehicle, After extrication, she was transported to Northwest Community Hospital with […]

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Two Children Hit by Uninsured Driver on Narragansett Ave Near Belmont Ave, Chicago

Saturday May 25 2019 9:37 pm

Chicago police, firefighters, and paramedics responded about 8:30 p.m. Friday May 24, 2019 to a report of two children hit by a car in the block of 3200 North Narragansett Avenue. Police, firefighters and paramedics discovered a 9-year-old girl and an 11-year-old boy walked onto the street and were hit by a 2001 Honda Civic, […]

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First Mosquitoes in Illinois with West Nile Virus Test Positive in Wayne, Illinois in DuPage County

Friday May 24 2019 11:04 pm

First 2019 Mosquito Batch with West Nile Virus in Wayne The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) has confirmed the first mosquitoes to test positive for West Nile virus (WNV) in Illinois for 2019. DuPage County Health Department staff collected the positive mosquitoes on May 21, 2019 in Wayne, Illinois. No human cases of West […]

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Organized Storm Development Forecast Pushed Back to about 11:00 PM for Northeast Illinois

Friday May 24 2019 8:27 pm

Today’s forecast and the forecast over at least the next 12 hours was and is difficult as storms that were expected to develop about 7:00 p.m. did not develop. There is a chance that storms could pop up at any point from 8:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m., but most likely organized storms won’t arrive until […]

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Small Fire Involving the Hazardous Material Phosphine at Manufacturing Plant on Howard St Near Natchez Ave, Niles

Friday May 24 2019 3:36 pm

Niles police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 12:32 PM Thursday May 23, 2019 to a report of an activated fire alarm with a small fire at MicroLink Devices, 6457 West Howard Street Niles, Il. Engine 3’s crew on arrival at the Microlink Devices plant reported nothing showing with staff at the business reporting smoke in a […]

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Two Hurt, One of Them Critical in Hit-and-Run Crash Involving Motorcycle, Outbound Dan Ryan Near 63rd St, Chicago

Friday May 24 2019 10:22 am

Illinois State Police and Chicago firefighters and paramedics responded responded about 12:20 a.m. Friday May 24, 2019 to a downed motorcycle and two riders injured after a hit-and-run crash on the southbound Dan Ryan Expressway (I-90/94) near 63rd Street. Two CFD ambulances (Ambulance 96 and Ambulance 1) were dispatched to the scene with Engine 84 […]

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Downtown Arlington Heights Outdoor Dining Weather Forecast by the Numbers Friday 5-24-2019 and Saturday

Friday May 24 2019 9:38 am

HIGHER RAINFALL TOTALS FORECAST FOR OVERNIGHT FRIDAY/SATURDAY The temperature range forecast for Friday afternoon is 65°F at noon upward to 70°F at 8:00 p.m. If outdoor dining is on the menu, you better eat early. If you’re not finished by 6:00 p.m. you’ll probably have sprinkles — not just on your ice cream. Expect a […]

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State Rep. Walker Co-Sponsors Legislation Expanding Military and Veterans’ Discounts

Friday May 24 2019 9:00 am

Recognizing the sacrifices of military families as well as those in uniform, state Rep. Mark Walker, D-Arlington Heights, is pushing to include the spouses and dependents of veterans and military personnel in receiving discounts on goods and services. Rep. Mark Walker from Arlington Heights announced the effort earlier this week, just before Memorial Day. “It’s […]

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High 75°F About 6PM to 8PM Friday with Thundershowers All Day

Thursday May 23 2019 9:58 pm

Clouds will increase overnight. The big question is when it will start raining, and most likely it will be early Friday morning — probably about 7:00 a.m. with showers and thundershowers. The rain is expected to continue through Saturday morning, but with only a total rainfall of about 0.5 inch by noon Saturday. Weather Radar […]

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Aurora Packing Company, Inc. Recalls Beef Products Due to Possible E. coli Contamination Packaged in April, Shipped Nationwide for Distribution and Processing

Thursday May 23 2019 9:47 pm

Aurora Packing Company, Inc., a North Aurora, Ill. establishment, is recalling approximately 62,112 pounds of raw beef products that may be contaminated with E. coli O157:H7, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. The raw beef products were packaged on April 19, 2019. This spreadsheet contains a list of […]

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Schaumburg Police Seek Public’s Help Identifying a Suspect in a Suspicious Incident, Possibly Involving an Attempted Child Luring

Thursday May 23 2019 4:18 pm

Schaumburg police report that on Thursday, May 23, 2019, at approximately 8:55 a.m., a student from Lincoln Prairie Elementary School was walking to school westbound on Hillcrest Boulevard from Roselle Road when a suspicious incident and possible attempted child luring occurred. The student was approached by a male black driver in a silver vehicle who […]

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