Approaching storm from the north over Thomas Middle School
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Large Power Outages with Branches and Power Lines Down in Northwest Suburbs Near Arlington Heights

High winds brought down large branches in Arlington Heights, Palatine, Mount Prospect, Rolling Meadows, Schaumburg and Prospect Heights starting about 1:30 p.m. Sunday June 30, 2019. At least one tree was uprooted on Rammer near […]

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Weather

Severe Thunderstorm Watch for Much of Northern Illinois; Forecast Arlington Heights, Chicago Weather Forecast Northwest

A Severe Thunderstorm Watch was activated at 11:45 a.m. and covers most of northern Illinois and The most severe thunderstorm complexes are expected to move through the northern and central areas of the Chicago metropolitan […]

Antonio Jones, Arlington Heights home invasion and robbery suspect
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Chicago Resident Antonio Jones Pleads Guilty to Heroin Possession, $50,000 Burglary on Brittany Drive After Alleged Home Invasion, Robbery in May 2017

Antonio Jones, 33, of the block of 1000 West 14th Street Chicago pleaded guilty to possession of heroin and residential burglary Wednesday June 26, 2019 in exchange for two 12-year sentences. Jones will serve the […]

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Mom, Son Safely Evacuate Acura MDX As Flames Break Out Inside SUV While Driving Near Euclid Ave and Hickory Ave, Arlington Heights

Acura MDX Fire at Hickory Ave and Euclid Ave, Arlington Heights, showing a possible flare-up of Magnesium from the vehicle at about 4:26 elapsed time. Arlington Heights police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 9:12 AM Friday […]

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Pavement Buckling and Repair on Northwest Highway Disrupts Traffic Near Baldwin Rd, Sterling Ave, Palatine.

Westbound Northwest Highway in Palatine was closed after roadway pavement buckling that occurred Thursday afternoon. Eastbound traffic on Northwest Highway was reduced to one lane, and traffic was being detoured north onto Sterling Avenue to […]

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FIRE BLOG A

Construction Worker Seriously Hurt by Circular Saw at Mainline Sewer Project on Campbell St West of Vail Ave, Arlington Heights

Viewer Discretion for blood on pavement: Construction site accident scene at Campbell Street and Vail Avenue where a construction worker was cut by a circular saw. Arlington Heights police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 12:18 PM […]