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Daily Herald

Jazz meets the Facebook generation (and thrives) – Wed, 4 Mar 2009
The history of jazz reaches back more than 80 years. So what’s it doing now with the Facebook generation? About 2,500 young musicians showed they are rediscovering the richness of jazz at the 24th annual Jazz in the Meadows Festival on Saturday.

Arlington Hts. mayoral candidates spar over spending – Wed, 4 Mar 2009
According to Arlene Mulder, Phillip Walter doesn’t have enough experience or time to be the village president of Arlington Heights.

Police beat – Wed, 4 Mar 2009
The blotter for Arlington Heights, Des Plaines, Hoffman Estates, Palatine, Rolling Meadows, Schaumburg and Wheeling

Public service – Wed, 4 Mar 2009
Events where participation would benefit the public, such as volunteer events, social service clubs, call for donations to military, blood drives, bone marrow drives, food pantry drive, people who are giving away food, etc. Deadline is two weeks before event date.

Networking – Wed, 4 Mar 2009
Events that help those in the business world network with each other, such as political meetings, chamber events, business outings and job fairs. Deadline is two weeks before event date.

Fundraisers – Wed, 4 Mar 2009
Events that raise money for some type of charity, including galas, golf outings, rummage sales, shopping events, fashion shows, picnics and sport nights. Deadline is two weeks before event date.

The briefs – Wed, 4 Mar 2009
Arlington senior golfers wanted; Elk Grove art show, ‘Trees,’ opens Sat.; celebrate what women have done; St. James School won’t raise tuition

Harper reaches out to those laid off – Wed, 4 Mar 2009
Luanne Ruddy received plenty of training during her 23-year career at United Airlines. Still, she finds her resume falls a little short.

Arlington Heights debates cost of ambulance rides – Tue, 3 Mar 2009
The very cheapest ambulance trip in Arlington Heights costs $400. The most expensive trip costs $650, village trustees were told on Monday.

Arlington Heights fixture walking away after 63 years – Mon, 2 Mar 2009
For as long as he can remember, Dave Weinrich has been surrounded by shoes, and the distinct smell of leather, lubricants and rubber.

Across the suburbs, libraries’ VHS collections are unraveling – Mon, 2 Mar 2009
Like video rental shops, retail stores and movie buffs before them, suburban libraries are hitting the eject button on VHS tapes.

Kids, teens and family – Mon, 2 Mar 2009
Events specifically for children or teens as well as those for families, including classes, park and library programs, music, dances, family fitness events, battles of the bands. Deadline is two weeks before event date.