Paul Castelli, charged with Criminal Sexual Assault, Aggravated Criminal Sexual Abuse, and Grooming (SOURCE: Arlington Heights Police Department)
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Investigation of Teacher Found with Student ‘In State of Undress’ in Arlington Heights Brings Additional Charges

Arlington Heights police investigators have arrested Paul Castelli again with new charges after investigators discovered new information about his sexual assault case. The initial charges occurred in January 2022 after Arlington Heights police patrol officers […]

Andres Leyva, convicted Aggravated Criminal Sexual Assault (SOURCE: Lake County State's Attorney).
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Andres Leyva Found Guilty in Aggravated Criminal Sexual Assault Trial After Attack in Third Lake in September 2020

(Lake County, IL) Late afternoon on Wednesday, May 25, 2022, a bench trial concluded in the Lake County Courthouse with β€œguilty” verdicts on all counts. Andres Leyva, 31, was convicted of one count of Aggravated […]

Rotating storm path outline overlay with the radar image indicated by the right red-outlined object (SOURCE: NWS Chicago)
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Tornado Warning, But Rotating Storm Cell Moved from Southwest to Northeast Just East of Arlington Heights

Tornado Warning (Radar Indicated) Arlington Heights and some other northwest and west suburbs were under a Tornado Warning activation because radar indicated rotation in a storm moving southwest to northeast in DuPage County and just […]

Waning Crescent Moon, Wednesday, May 25, 2022.
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🌘 πŸŒ‘ πŸŒ— πŸŒ• Waning Crescent Moon, cloud cover Wednesday overnight 87% to 63% to 85%, winds S 12 to 14 to 9 MPH, G20 to 21 to 15 MPH, low 65 from 5a to 6a Thursday

Moon phase, moonrise, moonset, night sky featuring planets, constellations, meteor showers, and monthly backyard astronomy events. Businesses open overnight, and situational awareness for hours overnight with Arlingtoncardinal.com/24hours and AfterMidnightChicago.com … […]

Arlington Heights Memorial Library US flagpole on Dunton Avenue
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Arlington Heights Memorial Library Special Meeting to Discuss Clarification, Proposed Revisions to Flag Policy Wednesday

The Arlington Heights Memorial Library Board of Library Trustees will convene a special meeting on Wednesday, May 25, 2022 at 6 p.m. in the Library’s Hendrickson Room to discuss clarification and proposed revisions to Policy […]

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Two Teachers, 19 Students Killed; Shooter Dead Active Shooter Lockdown at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas

Uvalde Police: Suspect Acted Alone Gov. Greg Abbott confirmed on Tuesday that 14 students and 1 teacher are dead following the mass shooting at Robb Elementary in Uvalde. YouTube Tips ⓘ Police and firefighter/paramedics from […]

Michael Gamboa, posting a threatening message on Instagram directed at school personnel (SOURCE: DuPage County State's Attorney's Office)
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Addison Trail High School Student Charged after Alleged Threat Against School Personnel on Instagram

DuPage County State’s Attorney Robert Berlin and Addison Director of Police Timothy Hayden announced today that an eighteen-year-old male Addison Trail High School student has been charged with posting a threatening message on Instagram directed […]