Showing posts from August, 2021

News Helicopters Over Arlington Heights Tuesday Likely Checking on Christian Liberty Academy

First Read Count=2 WGN SKYCAM9 news helicopter hovering over Arlington Heights Road after circling Christian Liberty Academy on Tuesday morning after rush hour. YouTube Tips ⓘ WGN SKYCAM9 flew a circle around Christian Liberty Academy near Euclid [...] SEE CARDINAL NEWS >

Road Closure Evergreen Ave Campbell St to Sigwalt St for New Pedestrian Crosswalk

First Read Count=3 The Village is set to commence construction work for Evergreen Ave (Sigwalt Street to Campbell Street) on Monday, August 30, 2021. This project is a part of the Village of Arlington Heights 2021 Resurfacing [...] SEE CARDINAL NEWS >

Governor Pritzker Announces Indoor Mask Requirement and COVID-19 Vaccine Requirement for Healthcare Workers, Pre-K-12 Teachers and Staff, Higher Education Personnel and Students

First Read Count=2 CHICAGO – As COVID-19 infection and hospitalization rates across the state continue to increase, particularly in downstate communities with the lowest vaccination rates, Governor JB Pritzker and IDPH Director Dr. Ngozi Ezike announced on [...] SEE CARDINAL NEWS >

Arlington Heights Police Department Tops Awards at IACP Traffic Safety Challenge Breakfast 2020-2021

First Read Count=7 The Arlington Heights Police Department was recently awarded First Place in the Illinois Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) Illinois Traffic Safety Challenge for municipal police departments with 101 to 250 sworn officers. The [...] SEE CARDINAL NEWS >

Cook County, Lake County, McHenry County Under 20% Availability Threshold for ICU Beds

First Read Count=2 While all counties in Illinois except for Carroll County (Substantial Transmission) are categorized as High Transmission COVID-19 counties, Cook County, Lake County, and McHenry County have now additionally been placed under an Illinois Department [...] SEE CARDINAL NEWS >

Shots Fired at Apartment Complex on Nichols Rd Near Jennifer Ln, Unincorporated Arlington Heights NEWS

First Read Count=6 Shots fired investigation on Nichols Rd near Jennifer Ln, at the Country Glen Apartments in unincorporated Arlington Heights. YouTube Tips ⓘ Cook County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded about 2:30 p.m. Thursday, August 19, 2021 [...] SEE CARDINAL NEWS >

Semi-Truck Tire Blowout, Crash I-90 Northwest of Golf Rd Near Rolling Meadows

First Read Count=11 Illinois State Police and firefighters and paramedics from Arlington Heights responded about 7:14 a.m. Saturday, August 21, 2021 to a report of a serious crash with injuries on I-90 WEST at Mile Marker 70. [...] SEE CARDINAL NEWS >

Check Security Cameras: Suspicious Couple Walks Up to Parked Cars on Driveway on Haddow Near Euclid, Arlington Heights

First Read Count=3 Suspicious couple just before walking up driveway at 11:44 p.m. Tuesday, August 17, 2021 on Haddow Avenue just north of Euclid Avenue in Arlington Heights. YouTube Tips ⓘ Arlington Heights police received a report [...] SEE CARDINAL NEWS >

Police Respond to Disturbance at Jewel-Osco on Rand Rd Arlington Heights, Issue Trespassing Warning

First Read Count=4 Police from Arlington Heights responded about 2:40 p.m. Sunday, August 17, 2021 to a report of a disturbance at Jewel-Osco, 440 East Rand Road in Arlington Heights. Two Arlington Heights police officers met with [...] SEE CARDINAL NEWS >

First 2021 Human Case of West Nile Virus Reported in Lake County Illinois

First Read Count=1 Inland Floodwater (Aedes vexans) or Asian Tiger Mosquito (Aedes albopictus) on Broccoli leaf. Lake County, Ill. — The Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center is reporting the first human case of West [...] SEE CARDINAL NEWS >

Police Activity for Psychiatric Emergency on Palatine Rd Near Rand Rd Arlington Heights

First Read Count=19 Arlington Heights police began working a large active scene at about 10:05 p.m. Monday night at Palatine Road and Eastwood Drive in Arlington Heights. Police and Arlington Heights Fire Department paramedics responded about 10:06 [...] SEE CARDINAL NEWS >

Suspected DUI Arrest on Arlington Heights Rd Just South of Eastman St Arlington Heights

First Read Count=4 Suspected DUI stop on Arlington Heights Road between Miner Street and Eastman Street Arlington Heights YouTube Tips ⓘ Arlington Heights police arrested a DUI driver about 4:33 a.m. Wednesday, August 11, 2021 , 2021 [...] SEE CARDINAL NEWS >

Scooter Crash with Vehicle, 1 Hurt at Oakton St and Village Dr Arlington Heights

First Read Count=10 Police, firefighters and paramedics from Arlington Heights responded about 10:11 a.m. Saturday, August 14, 2021 to a report of a crash with injuries at Oakton Street and Village Drive in Arlington Heights. A caller [...] SEE CARDINAL NEWS >

Severe Thunderstorm Watch, But Diminishing Risk of Severe Weather

First Read Count=3 When storms are delayed the outcome is sometimes associated with lack of intensity and diminishing storms. Storms have already diminished ahead of a cold front that has also weakened in southwest Wisconsin. A line [...] SEE CARDINAL NEWS >

Construction Crew Hits Gas Line, Arlington Height Rd Shut Down

First Read Count=5 Police, firefighters, and paramedics from Arlington Heights responded about 10:08 a.m. Tuesday, August 10, 2021 to a report of a natural gas leak in the block of 300 North Arlington Heights Road in Arlington [...] SEE CARDINAL NEWS >

Tornado Images in DeKalb and Kane Counties in Chicagoland from Monday August 9, 2021

First Read Count=3 Creston Illinois tornado on Monday, August 9, 2021 described as a very close view of needle-like tornado with significant debris ***NOT FOR BROADCAST*** Contact Brett Adair with Live Storms Media to license ( YouTube [...] SEE CARDINAL NEWS >

Neighbors Concerned About Party at The KC Hall that Spilled Out to Hickory Ave Arlington Heights

First Read Count=3 Police from Arlington Heights responded Sunday night, August 1, 2021 to neighbor requests to check on a party or gathering at the Knight of Columbus “The KC Hall” at 15 North Hickory Avenue in [...] SEE CARDINAL NEWS >

Fight Breaks Out at Wedding at Astoria Banquets Buffalo Grove

First Read Count=6 Police and firefighter/paramedics from Buffalo Grove responded about 9:06 p.m. Thursday, August 5, 2021 to a report of fight with a battery victim at Astoria Banquets, 1375 West Dundee Road in Buffalo Grove. Several [...] SEE CARDINAL NEWS >

Gov. Pritzker Announces Mask Mandate for Beginning of 2021-22 School Year; COVID-19 Delta Variant Blamed

First Read Count=4 Gov. JB Pritzker announced Wednesday, August 4, 2021 that although the state reached its lowest COVID-19 case numbers earlier this summer, the case numbers have soared by a factor of almost 10, and hospitalizations [...] SEE CARDINAL NEWS >

Arlington Heights Plan Commission Recommends Approval of “Midwest Tattoo Therapy” on Wilke Rd with Conditions

First Read Count=2 The Village of Arlington Heights Plan Commission reviewed a proposal for a tattoo business named “Midwest Tattoo Therapy” at 19 North Wilke Road near the northeast corner of Wilke Road and Campbell Street in [...] SEE CARDINAL NEWS >

Automobile Mechanics Strike; Local 701 Underway Beginning Monday, August 2, 2021

First Read Count=3 Local 701 automobile mechanics began a strike at approximately 55 new car dealerships in Chicagoland Monday, August 2, 2021 after the contract with the new car dealerships expired midnight July 31, 2021. Dealerships are [...] SEE CARDINAL NEWS >

Suspect Arrested for Domestic Battery at Red Roof Inn Arlington Heights

First Read Count=13 Police, firefighters, and paramedics from Arlington Heights responded around 12:27 a.m. Tuesday, July 24, 2021 to a report that the first police officers on the scene were at the scene where a person was [...] SEE CARDINAL NEWS >

Lake County and Kane County Experiencing Substantial COVID-19 Community Transmission

First Read Count=5 Health Departments Recommend Additional Precautions Including Masking Indoors One day after announcing mandatory mask use in all Lake County buildings effective August 2, 2021, Lake County officials announced that Lake County is experiencing ”substantial” [...] SEE CARDINAL NEWS >