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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 ...

Coyotes Attack Three Dogs, Killing One Pit Bull and Injuring Another That Were Apparently Protecting a French Bulldog in Deerfield

Friday January 18 2019 8:30 pm

Kathy Crann said she came home to find her dog Maggie “mangled” and dead in the snow after coyotes got into her backyard and attacked her dogs. A group of coyotes is suspected of attacking three dogs in a North Shore backyard, killing one pit bull and wounding another around 3 p.m. Wednesday afternoon. Deerfield […]

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Jason Van Dyke Sentenced 81 Months (6 yrs, 9 mos) in Illinois Department of Corrections Prison

Friday January 18 2019 5:36 pm

The moment Jason Van Dyke was sentenced to 6 years, 9 months in prison (Jason Van Dyke sentenced to 6 years, 9 months in prison for Laquan McDonald murder). Former Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke was sentenced 81 months in Illinois Department of Corrections (2 years mandatory supervisory release) on Friday January 18, 2019 […]

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Topic 24/7 Crime Alerts!

WINTER STORM WARNING: Deep Snow, 9-10″ Forecast for Arlington Heights, Chicago Northwest; Falling Temperatures Friday through Saturday

Friday January 18 2019 1:37 pm

Snow is approaching and developing a little ahead of schedule, and winds have been from the north instead of from the northeast as forecast. Snow may begin as early as 2-2:30 p.m., but will increase in intensity about 5-6 p.m. The greatest snowfall accumulation rates will occur between 8:00 p.m. Friday and 2:00 p.m. Saturday. […]

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Former Chicago Police Officer Jason Van Dyke Sentencing Hearing LIVE VIDEO Archived

Friday January 18 2019 10:51 am

The Jason Van Dyke Sentencing Hearing is being broadcast live on television on CLTV, and is LIVE online on CBS Chicago, ABC 7 Chicago, and Fox 32 Chicago. Former Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke was found guilty of second degree murder and 16 counts of aggravated battery with a firearm on October 5, 2018. […]

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New Arby’s Opening Soon; Rand Rd Near Planet Fitness, Burlington Coat Factory, Harvest Fresh Market Arlington Heights

Friday January 18 2019 10:01 am

A new Arby’s is scheduled to open in a standalone building at the site of the former Wendy’s at 100 W. Rand Road in the Arlington Plaza shopping center. The building was originally built in 1984, and is being upgraded to Arby’s color scheme and other specifications. The Arlington Heights Arby’s is expected to open […]

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Topic New Business Watch, Restaurant Report

SUV Crash into Back of Semi-Trailer Truck on I-294 Near Willow Rd, Northbrook — All Southbound Lanes Closed

Thursday January 17 2019 4:15 pm

Illinois State police and Northbrook firefighter/paramedics responded about 3:14 PM Thursday January 17, 2019 to a report of a crash with entrapment 42.111685, -87.869475 (SB Tri-State and Mile Marker 49.01 Northbrook, Il). Police and firefighter/paramedics received a report that a car crashed into a truck on the I-294 (Tri-State Tollway) exit ramp to Willow Road. […]

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FIRE LIVE & ARCHIVE: Chicago Fire Scanner and Citizen Witness Reports for Thursday, January 17 2019

Thursday January 17 2019 3:27 pm

THU JAN 17 2019 ~3:14 PM EXTRICATION CRASH SB I-294 NEAR WILLOW RD, NORTHBROOK Northbrook Fire Department Extrication Crash SB Tri-State and Mile Marker 49.01 Northbrook, IL Extrication crash. TL12 on arrival reports a car crash into the back of a semi-trailer truck, and requests SQD11 to the scene. Flight for Life requested at 3:23 […]

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Police: Buffalo Grove Male Suspect Displayed Handgun in Road Rage Starting at Arlington Heights Rd and Fremont Ln, Buffalo Grove

Thursday January 17 2019 12:16 pm

Buffalo Grove police responded to a road rage incident about 3:00 p.m. Monday January 14, 2019 to a report of a man with a gun in the block of 1200 Farnsworth Lane, following a road rage incident. According to Buffalo Grove Police Department, a 9-1-1 caller said he followed a vehicle after the driver in […]

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Male Driver Charged with Aggravated Assault After He Wields Knife at Another Driver on Milwaukee Ave, Niles

Thursday January 17 2019 11:28 am

VIDEO shows male driver, who was charged with Aggravated Assault, when he approached another driver wielding a knife in a road rage incident on Milwaukee Avenue in Niles near the border with Chicago. Niles police responded about 11:00 a.m. Wednesday January 16, 2019 to a report of a man with a knife in a road […]

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Commercial Vehicle Burglary at Public Storage on Davis St, Arlington Heights

Thursday January 17 2019 10:54 am

Arlington Heights police received a report about 4:46 PM Friday January 4, 2019 of a vehicle burglary at 1600 East Davis Street Arlington Heights, IL. Police received a report that an unknown offender or offenders forced entry into the rear cargo compartment of the victim’s 1995 white Chevy truck. Reported taken was a Minuteman carpet […]

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Patients Rescued from Elevated Carbon Monoxide Levels at Rehabilitation Facility on Greenwood Ave Near Lake Ave, Glenview

Thursday January 17 2019 9:09 am

NINETEEN AMBULANCES DISPATCHED TO SCENE OF ELEVATED CO Glenview police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 8:00 p.m. Wednesday January 16, 2019 to a report of people feeling ill from high levels of carbon monoxide at Glenview Terrace Rehabilitation Center, 1511 Greenwood Avenue in Glenview. At least six people were transported by paramedics and hospitalized Wednesday night, […]

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Pedestrian Struck and Killed by Freight Train on UP-W Line Near Crescent Blvd and Finley Rd, Lombard

Thursday January 17 2019 8:13 am

Metra has halted Union Pacific-West trains near Lombard, and riders were being urged to take another train route, after a person was hit by a freight train Thursday morning. Lombard police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 6:00 a.m. Thursday January 17, 2018 to a report that a pedestrian was hit by a freight train near Crescent […]

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  • Current Conditions : 28.4F, Overcast - 2:10 PM CST Jan. 18
    Temperature: 28.4°F | Humidity: 72% | Pressure: 30.21in ( Falling) | Conditions: Overcast | Wind Direction: North | Wind Speed: 3mph
  • Winter Storm Warning - Expires: 12:00 PM CST
    Winter Storm Warning for Cook County in effect until 12:00 PM CST on January 19, 2019
  • Today as of Jan. 18 3:25 AM CST
    Today - Cloudy. A 60 percent chance of snow in the afternoon. Highs around 30. North winds 10 to 15 mph.
  • Saturday as of Jan. 18 3:25 AM CST
    Saturday - Snow in the morning, then a chance of light snow in the afternoon. Patchy blowing and drifting snow. Snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches. Blustery. Highs in the mid 20s. Northeast winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 30 mph. Chance of precipitation 100 percent.
  • Tonight as of Jan. 18 3:25 AM CST
    Tonight - Snow. Patchy blowing and drifting snow after midnight. Snow may be heavy at times after midnight. Snow accumulation of 4 to 7 inches. Blustery. Temperatures nearly steady in the upper 20s. Northeast winds 15 to 25 mph. Inland, gusts up to 30 mph after midnight. Near the lake, gusts up to 35 mph. […]

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