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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 ...

Preparing For Easter Brunch With Chef Zach LeFevre of Rackhouse Kitchen and Tavern in Arlington Heights

Saturday April 20 2019 9:47 pm

In preparation for Easter brunch tomorrow, executive chef Zach LeFevre of “Rack House” joined Suzanne Le Mignot to share some dishes. Cinnamon Roll Griddle Pancake will be served at LeFevres’s Rack House Tavern and Kitchen in Arlington Heights and Broken Barrel Bar in Lincoln Park. Cinnamon sugar swirl, vanilla creme cheese butter on top, and […]

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Topic Dining +

CNBC’s Todd Haselton: Our Samsung Galaxy Fold Broke After Two Days

Saturday April 20 2019 9:13 pm

CNBC’s Todd Haselton offers a look at the new $2,000 Samsung Galaxy Fold, which is the talk of this year’s Mobil World Congress. CNBC’s Samsung Galaxy Fold broke after two days of use. There was no explanation about the cause of the broken phone. The issue involved the portion of the screen left of the […]

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Topic Wireless Phones

Barton G Is Chicago’s Most Instagrammed Spot, Says ABC 7 Chicago

Saturday April 20 2019 11:14 am

Foodies are flocking to a new River North spot that really prides itself on presentation. There are Barton G locations in Miami Beach and Los Angeles and since February 2019 — Chicago. The Chicago location was the third location to open. There is also Barton G coming soon in New York and Las Vegas. Barton […]

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Topic Dining +

Divers’ Search for Missing 9-Year-Old Boy Continues at Bangs Lake in Wauconda

Saturday April 20 2019 10:41 am

Authorities in northwest suburban Wauconda say one of two boys who fell overboard from a paddle boat Friday evening is still missing. Search and rescue efforts continued until about 2:38 a.m. Saturday and resumed this morning about 7:37 a.m. for a 9-year-old boy that went overboard from a paddleboat and was missing in Bangs Lake […]

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Topic Water Safety

Motorcycle Rider Safety Topics Will Be Presented by Arlington Heights Police Traffic Unit at City Limits Harley-Davidson May 18, 2019

Saturday April 20 2019 10:09 am

Set your calendars for an upcoming safety presentation at City Limits Harley-Davidson at 2015 Rand Road in Palatine. The Arlington Heights Police Department traffic unit will be at the Harley-Davidson dealership on Saturday May 18, 2019 to talk about rider safety, braking, and more. More details will be coming soon. THANKS FOR READING CARDINAL NEWS […]

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Topic Events

Elk Grove Village Resident Charged with Attempted Murder of Postal Carrier on New Year’s Eve on West Brantwood Ave, Elk Grove Village

Friday April 19 2019 10:37 pm

Cameron Ruebusch Charged with Attempted Murder Elk Grove Shooting Scene During Early Investigation. Elk Grove Village resident Cameron Ruebusch, 24, has been charged with attempted murder of a U.S. Postal Service worker who was delivering mail in Elk Grove Village on New Year’s Eve. Cameron Ruebusch, 24, was indicted Thursday on federal charges of attempted […]

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Boat Flips, Divers Going to Work with Side Scan Sonar and Open Water Rescue Box Alarm at Bangs Lake, Wauconda

Friday April 19 2019 7:54 pm

9-Year-Old Boy Missing in Bangs Lake Hours After Falling Overboard from Paddleboat The search for a 9-year-old boy has shifted from a rescue mission to a recovery operation, authorities said Friday night. Wauconda police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 7:26 PM Friday April 19, 2019 to a report of a boat flipped with kids in the […]

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Topic Cardinal News Popular, Water Safety

Crystal Lake Police Release Update on Investigation of Missing 5-Yr-Old Andrew “AJ” Freund

Friday April 19 2019 12:29 pm

Crystal Lake Police: “There is no indication that would lead police to believe that an abduction had taken place” The parents of 5-year-old Andrew “A.J.” Freund, reported missing in northwest suburban Crystal Lake on Thursday, told police they last saw their son at bedtime Wednesday night (CBS Chicago Mai Martinez reporting). At noon Friday, April […]

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Topic APB

Driver Who Displayed Gun in Richmond Road Rage Incident Arrested, Charged with Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon

Friday April 19 2019 11:27 am

A male suspect has been charged in a road rage incident involving two male drivers on Route 12 in Richmond that occurred Tuesday, April 16, 2019 about 4:43 p.m. Cell phone video captured by the other driver was analyzed by Richmond police and the incident was investigated together with the McHenry County State’s Attorney’s Office. […]

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Infrastructure Management Services (IMS) White Van Will Be Analyzing Village of Arlington Heights Streets from April 21-May 2, 2019

Friday April 19 2019 9:51 am

The Village of Arlington Heights reports that a white van with a large white front bumper will be driving slowly on streets in Arlington Heights soon. VAH says not to be alarmed if you see it on Village roadways from April 21 – May 2. The hired contractor, IMS or Infrastructure Management Services will be […]

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Topic Streets

Wind Chill 29°F During Friday Morning Rush, Strong North Winds All Day Friday, Arlington Heights, Chicago Weather Forecast Northwest

Thursday April 18 2019 11:15 pm

BEAUTIFUL FOGGY SUNSET PHOTO WITH CHICAGO SKYLINE BY NICK ULIVIERI Chicagoland residents experienced a big drop from 70°F at midnight Wednesday/Thursday with the temperatures plunging all day Thursday to the upper 40s Thursday night. Tomorrow Chicagoans will face strong North winds all day with wind chill at about 29°F from 6:00 a.m. to 8:00 a.m., […]

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Topic Weather

Astro-Ecologists Use Tech for Counting Endangered Species

Thursday April 18 2019 10:51 pm

Research teams are now depending on tech for counting endangered species. We touch on the astrological software and techniques used for wildlife conservation. Astro-Ecologists Use Tech for Counting Endangered Species To ensure maximum animal conservation efforts, researchers are now relying on tech for counting endangered species. That’s right, it’s going to take teamwork from astrophysicists, […]

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Topic Ecosystem


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