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Construction

Sidewalks Closed: Several Key Areas of Downtown Arlington Heights Remain Plagued by Construction and Construction Debris

1,162 While the dining establishments near the heart of downtown Arlington Heights at Campbell Street and Vail Avenue are enjoying completed construction from a summer-long downtown construction project, some downtown areas — mostly north of […]

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Crime Prevention

Cook County Medical Examiner Reports 5th Cold-Related Death of the Season in Cook County Occurred in Des Plaines

588 Des Plaines police at about 8:57 a.m. Friday November 29, 2019 called for firefighter/paramedics to respond to the block of 500 Florian Drive to a report of an unresponsive male. A 64 year-old man […]

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Multiple People Stabbed: Two Killed, Three Injured; Suspect Shot and Killed by Police on London Bridge

456 Police and firefighter/paramedics from London responded about 1:58 p.m. GMT to a report that multiple people were stabbed on the London Bridge. UPDATE: First Official Police Press Conference from New Scotland Yard Suspect was […]

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Male Pedestrian, Age 70, Hit and Killed by City of Chicago Tow Truck at O’Hare International Airport Park Lot

763 Chicago police, firefighters, and paramedics responded about 8:45 a.m. Tuesday November 26, 2019 to a report of a person hit by a tow truck at parking lot D at International Terminal 5, O’Hare International […]

Chicago Fire Department Paramedic Field Chief robbed at Thanksgiving Day parade
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CFD Paramedic Field Chief Robbed While Standing By at Thanksgiving Day Parade, State St and Washington St, Chicago

6,759 Chicago Police Department radio audio dispatching police officer to a report of a Chicago Fire Department Paramedic Field Chief as a victim of a strong-arm robbery or theft at State Street and Washington Street […]

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Healthy & Fit

First Lady Melania Trump Draws Boos at Opioid Awareness Event at Youth Summit, UMBC Event Center, Baltimore

155 First Lady Melania Trump was booed at her “Be Best” initiative for Baltimore area residents on Tuesday, November 25, 2019. Melania Trump remained positive amid boos and chatter from young attendees at a youth […]

Anthony R. Prate, charged with First Degree Murder in Schaumburg
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Court Notes on Bond Hearing for Anthony R. Prate, Charged with First Degree Murder of Schaumburg Woman in Her Townhouse

2,053 Optometrist Anthony R. Prate is accused of murdering a woman in her townhouse by stabbing her 20 to 30 times early in the morning on Saturday November 23, 2019. Prate was ordered held without […]

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Funny!

Arlington Heights-Born Comedian Living the Dream As Top Standup Comic; and Performing Role As New York Gangster, and “Father of Disco”

1,130 According to Washington Post writer Tim Greiving, Arlington Heights native Sebastian Maniscalco has capitalized on his face — and his irritability — to become one of the most successful standups in the business. “This […]

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DUI

Woodstock Man Dies After His Ejection from Rollover Crash on Charles Rd West of Queen Anne Rd Early Sunday Morning

645 DRIVER CHARGED WITH DUI A 34-year-old male passenger of Woodstock, who had been ejected from the vehicle and was transported to Northwestern Medicine Woodstock Hospital, has been pronounced dead at another hospital. The male […]

Anthony R. Prate, charged with First Degree Murder in Schaumburg
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Barrington and Lake Zurich Area Optometrist Charged with Murder in Schaumburg Was Driver in a Head-on Crash That Killed His Wife in Lake in the Hills in 2011

8,227 A Barrington and Lake Zurich area optometrist has been charged with First Degree Murder after he call 9-1-1 to report that he was involved in an altercation with his girlfriend, and that both were […]