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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 ...

Moon & Night Sky

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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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 ... Page begins with focus on Metra Union Pacific Northwest Line ...

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

UK Man Dies of Rabies Following 2 Months without Symptoms After Cat Bite in Morocco

Saturday November 17 2018 4:43 am

Doctors who treated Omar Zouhri from Aylesbury, England missed a diagnosis of rabies as the man was dying of rabies in early November 2018. The infection followed a cat bite that he suffered on a vacation in Morocco. Zouhri was vacationing in Morocco on August 30, 2018 when he was bitten by the rabid cat. […]

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Topic Healthy & Fit

Police Release Video of Crash Into Arlington Heights Police Station, and Identity of Arrested Driver

Friday November 16 2018 9:31 pm

SECURITY VIDEO: Car crashes into New Arlington Heights Police Station [NO AUDIO]. Direct link on YouTube Arlington Heights Police Department on Friday evening released the identity of the driver show crashed his car into the newly constructed Arlington Heights Police Station at 200 East Sigwalt Street. Police say that Sam O. Kerlin, age 44, of […]

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Male Retail Theft Suspect; Call for Injuries from Claimed Hiding of Jewelry in Body Cavity at Department Store in Arlington Heights

Friday November 16 2018 6:57 pm

Arlington Heights police responded about 4:33 PM Monday November 12, 2018 and firefighter/paramedics, a while later, to a case involving a male that was suspected of being injured when he tried to avoid being arrested for retail theft at Kohl’s, 800 West Dundee Road Arlington Heights, Il. Police received a report that a male suspect […]

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Bald Eagle Killed While Hitting Power Lines in Des Plaines Near River Rd and Algonquin Rd

Friday November 16 2018 1:47 pm

A Des Plaines Police Department Community Service Officer responded about 10:45 a.m. Thursday, November 15, 2018 to the area of the block of 1100 South River Road in Des Plaines after witnesses saw a Bald Eagle hit power lines and fall to the sidewalk. The witnesses found the Bald Eagle dead on the sidewalk, and […]

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Topic Outdoors

Prospect Heights Police and Officials Leading Food Drive at Tony’s Finer Foods, Prospect Heights

Friday November 16 2018 10:58 am

FOOD DRIVE INCLUDES SUPPORT FOR SUMMER CONDO FIRE VICTIMS Prospect Heights police officers, city staff and elected officials as well as community volunteers will be hosting an annual Thanksgiving Food Drive at Tony’s Finer Foods, 1241 East Rand Road this weekend on Friday, November 16; Saturday, November 17; and Sunday, November 18, 2018. Donated food […]

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Topic Food, Public Service

FIRE LIVE & ARCHIVE: Chicago Fire Scanner and Citizen Witness Reports for Friday, November 16 2018

Friday November 16 2018 5:55 am

FRI NOV 16 2018 ~5:29 AM Chicago Fire Department APARTMENT FIRE/Working Fire Wisner Ave and Kimball Ave Chicago, IL Fire involving rear porches at a 2-story flat on Wisner Ave near Kimball Ave. BC7 reports 2 lines on the fire, main to the roof by 5:37 am. [INCIDENT MAP] FRI NOV 16 2018 ~4:45 AM […]

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Armed Robbery Near Green Bay Rd and Grand Ave After Arranged Meeting Via Online Marketplace

Thursday November 15 2018 10:22 pm

Waukegan police officers responded about 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, November 14, 2018 to a report of an armed robbery during a online transaction meeting in the block of 700 Green Bay Road, north of Grand Avenue, wh. The robbery victim told police officers that he and the suspect had arranged to meet in parking lot after […]

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Schaumburg Police Department’s Search and Rescue Unit Training Near Boomer’s Stadium Saturday

Thursday November 15 2018 5:55 pm

The Schaumburg Police Department announced today they will be conducting a Search and Rescue Unit training exercise, and mock missing person scenario in the area of the Schaumburg Boomer’s Stadium and METRA Commuter parking lots, 1999/2000 South Springinsguth Road. The exercise will take place on Saturday, November, 17, 2018, between 9:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. […]

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Topic Public Service

Driver on Cocaine Reached 104 MPH Before Crashing into Arlington Heights Police Station, Police Say

Thursday November 15 2018 3:25 pm

Rollover crash into the newly constructed Arlington Heights Police Station at 200 East Sigwalt Street near Arlington Heights Road and Pine Avenue. Arlington Heights police have released updated information about a rollover crash into the newly constructed police station that occurred on Sunday November 11, 2018, at about 5:28 PM when police officers from the […]

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Moving to Using More Secure HTTPS: You’re Going to See Some Broken Pages For Awhile

Wednesday November 14 2018 6:17 am

Here is a short documentation about why you’re probably seeing some broken pages on We’ve been preparing to change from HTTP to HTTPS for several months. HTTPS is a new standard for secure web browsing. This week brought more of a commitment to change over, and unfortunately, many features on don’t work well, […]

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Topic Front Page B

Note to Readers: Especially People Using Android Mobile Devices

Tuesday November 13 2018 6:23 am

On Monday November 12, 2018 several people reported that some pages were not loading properly. All of the readers that replied to questions about what device they were using, replied that they were having trouble with while using an Android device. After considerable troubleshooting, it was discovered that the problem is apparently related to […]

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Topic Digital-Lifestyle

Facebook Down; Totally Inaccessible on Monday, November 12, 2018

Monday November 12 2018 12:12 pm

Facebook went down about with a total outage in Arlington Heights and in the eastern United States, roughly east of the Mississippi, and especially in the northeast. Toronto was also reporting an outage. The outage affected desktops, Macs, PCs and mobile devices about 11:52 a.m. CST. The response from an attempt to access a Facebook […]

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Topic Digital-Lifestyle

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