Don Schroeder at Arlington High School 1983-1984

Celebration of Life Planned for Don Schroeder, Former Guidance Counselor at Arlington High School Saturday, August 3, 2019

Former Arlington High School student guidance counselor Don Schroeder died March 13, 2019 from complications due to Alzheimer’s. A Celebration of Life will be held Saturday August 3, 2019 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. […]

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Arlington Heights Water Main Breaks Overload Crews; 20 or More Water Main Breaks in Past Few Days; Residents Ask Why, Is Water Safe?

VIDEO: Multiple Water Main Breaks Arlington Heights (Video includes a private contractor working at Brandenberry Park strip mall). Arlington Heights Public Works Department crews worked an unusual amount of water main breaks beginning about Friday […]

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Woman, Age 19, Shot and Killed on Front Porch on Benton St Near 4th St, Aurora; Victim Not Intended Target of Shooter

Community members in Aurora gathered Saturday evening to honor Maritza Cazares, age 19, who died in a shooting Friday night, and is not believed to be the intended target of the shooting, according Aurora police. […]

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National FOP Demands Apology from Lightfoot Over `Clown` Comment as Chicago FOP VP Pat Murray Approaches the Mic at a City Council Meeting

Lightfoot Says it Was Inappropriate to Say What She Said Out Loud The national Fraternal of Order of Police is demanding an apology after Mayor Lori Lightfoot was overheard calling a police union leader a […]

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Record-Setting Spring Rain Still Affecting Illinois Farmers, Their Mental Health, and the Communities Where They Live

Farmers are generally an optimistic group, but record-setting spring rain cut planting season in northern Illinois and has led to growing pessimism. It`s not just about the money, and in some cases, it`s taking a […]

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Worker Injured While Working Maintenance in Underground Fuel Storage Tank at Gas Station at 95th St and Stony Island, Chicago

A worker suffered serious burns Friday morning when fumes ignited in an underground fuel tank where he was working on the South Side. Chicago police, firefighters, and paramedics responded about about 9:00 a.m. Friday July […]