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Daily Herald

Hersey show choir and guest present the best of the American song book – Thu, 26 Feb 2009
If you like classic Broadway show tunes, Arlington Heights is the place to be this Saturday. Musical talent Daniel Narducci of Bloomington, Ind., takes the stage with Arlington Heights’ John Hersey High School swing choir to perform a medley of Broadway hits.

Palatine man charged after hit-and-run; police say drugs found – Wed, 25 Feb 2009
A 30-year-old Palatine man landed himself in court Wednesday after police say he hit a car, left the scene and passed out in his car, all with heroin in his possession.

Cook County health and fitness events – Thu, 26 Feb 2009
The American Red Cross gives participants a chance to get certified in CPR for $only 9. Spanish sessions are also available.

School asks parents to leave dogs at home after one bites student – Thu, 26 Feb 2009
School officials are reminding parents that dogs aren’t allowed near Arlington Heights schools after one student was bitten on the cheek this month.

Siberian huskies are Northwest suburban ambassadors to Iditarod – Wed, 25 Feb 2009
When the Iditarod, the great Alaskan dog sled race, kicks off on March 8, it will have a new set of interested fans in Arlington Heights, thanks to local members of a Siberian husky rescue group spanning northern Illinois and southern Wisconsin.

Police beat – Wed, 25 Feb 2009
Burglars stole the I-Pass transponder out of an unlocked 1985 Ford truck at Noff’s Moving, 1735 E. Davis St., between 3 p.m. Feb. 14 and 8 a.m. Feb. 16.

Northwest suburban networking – Wed, 25 Feb 2009
LeTip of Schaumburg Networking Group: 7-8:30 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 25, Poplar Creek Country Club, 1400 Poplar Creek Drive, Hoffman Estates. Business professionals meet to work together to promote each others businesses. Kevin, (847) 878-6211.

Northwest suburban fundraisers – Wed, 25 Feb 2009
Grenadier Athletic Booster Club “Grens Gala”: 6:30 p.m., Friday, Feb. 27; Avalon Banquets, Elk Grove Village. Dinner, dancing and auctions. Benefits Elk Grove High School athletics.

Northwest suburban public service calendar – Wed, 25 Feb 2009
Area community groups are encouraged to apply for funding of local projects through the Schaumburg -Hoffman Estates Rotary Club.

Arlington Hts. lays off six employees; village plans for tight budget – Wed, 25 Feb 2009
Blaming the economy and a tight upcoming budget, Arlington Heights Village Manager Bill Dixon laid off six village employees last week.

Cook County briefs – Wed, 25 Feb 2009
The residents of four townhouses in Schaumburg were displaced in a fire in a neighboring unit Monday night. The blaze started in the garage of the townhouse at 1308 Springwood Drive at 8:55 p.m. Monday night.

Artists find a way to make their work their day job – Tue, 24 Feb 2009
Alice DuBois never imagined she’d have to rely on food stamps to help cover her expenses, but that’s just one of the measures she’s taken to continue making ends meet as a painter.