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Village of Arlington Heights, Discover Arlington, Other Municipality Websites on Third Day of Failure with CivicLive Web Vendor

Village of Arlington Heights Website Failure The Village of Arlington Heights announced at 7:51 a.m. Friday, February 5, 2021 that the official website for the village ( was down with “technical difficulties.” The Village of […]

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Facebook Down for About 5 Minutes Friday Late Morning, 2 Days After Taking Down Russian Pages

Facebook was down about 11:20 a.m. CDT for about 5 minutes in Arlington Heights, Illinois. Outage tracker Down Detector ( reported a spike in reports from Facebook users from countries around the world, including the […]

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Broadband News

Corrupt ASes: Outages at Comcast, RCN, Verizon and More Caused by Misconfiguration at Level 3 Internet Backbone Company

An Internet outage Monday November 6, 2017 was caused, according to several media sources, by a misconfiguration of manually typed characters at Level 3, an internet backbone company headquartered in Broomfield, Colorado. The misconfiguration caused […]