Eight more communities are now StormReady in the northwest suburbs of Chicago (SOURCE: Northwest Central Joint Emergency Management System)
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National Weather Service Recognizes Chicago NW Suburban Communities as StormReady; 8 New Recognitions Bring Total to 10

The National Weather Service recognized eight local communities with their StormReady Community designation at a presentation on January 16, 2020. StormReady is a program that recognizes communities that make a commitment to prepare for extreme […]

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Head-on Crash with Injuries, Fire and Entrapment on Higgins Rd Between Route 53 and Arlington Heights Rd, Elk Grove Village

Elk Grove Village police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 9:26 AM Tuesday to a report of a crash with entrapment at 42.031906, -88.013082 (Higgins Rd And Busse Woods Rd Elk Grove Village, Il). Police and firefighter/paramedics […]

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Dump Truck Fire on Thorndale Ave Near Lively Blvd, Elk Grove Village — Power Outage With Truck On Power Line

Elk Grove Village police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 11:11 AM Monday to a report of a truck fire on a power line across the street from 1060 Thorndale Ave Elk Grove Village, IL. Police and […]