| Nov 4, 2013
| 8:32 AM
News briefs from Arlington Heights, Palatine and Buffalo Grove.
Superintendent candidates to visit District 25
As many as three superintendent finalist candidates are expected to visit Arlington Heights School District 25 in November. The school board...
| Sep 5, 2013
•A black leather, bi-fold wallet containing $50 in cash, debit and credit cards, a driver's license, university ID and Pace and Metra passes, was reported stolen Aug. 25 between 9:30 and 11:59 p.m. from a locked locker...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 7:43 PM
NEW KENT - Though by his own admission he’ll rarely be found at a betting window, trainer Ken McPeek couldn’t help but notice how lightly his thoroughbred War Dancer had been wagered upon Saturday by the public just prior to the Virginia Derby...
| Jul 11, 2013
The following were taken from police reports.
•Five teenagers ranging in age from 14 to 17 from Arlington Heights and Schaumburg were issued local ordinance citations for vandalism, and two were cited for possession of marijuana...
| Jul 11, 2013
A proposal to create a housing trust fund to build more affordable housing in Arlington Heights was pushed back another couple of weeks, after trustees initially voted in favor of the ordinance last month.
The fund would be controlled by the village...
| Aug 5, 2013
The following items were taken from police reports.
Criminal damage to property
A police officer on patrol identified red and black spray-painted gang graffiti at 9 p.m. Aug. 2 on the wooden fence in the southwest corner parking...
| Jul 4, 2013
| 4:52 AM
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Fourth of July Fireworks at Navy Pier
9:30 p.m. July 4, Navy Pier, 600 E. Grand Ave. Free. 312-595-...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 8:40 AM
The public can drive Ford's turbocharged direct-injection vehicles Saturday at Arlington Park racetrack, 2000 W. Euclid Ave.
A featured EcoBoost Challenge event pits Ford vehicles head to head against the competition. There will also be instruction in...
| May 3, 2013
| 1:00 PM
The Arlington Park race course's opening weekend will be a festive time for all ages, with a Kentucky Derby party (and Derby hat contest), live music and a free-admission Fan Appreciation Day (Friday), where visitors can get a hot dog and a beer (or soda)...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 11:17 AM
The Breeders' Cup, created as a roving championship of thoroughbred racing, shunned Louisville's Churchill Downs this week and announced it would return to Santa Anita Park in 2014 for a third consecutive year.
Santa Anita, of course, is owned by the...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 9:41 AM
Thursday, June 20
Paint Out for OPA members (only) -- 8 a.m.-3 p.m.
All OPA artists registered for opening weekend are invited to participate. Artwork will be on display and available for purchase for two days. OPA Paint Out Juror is Marc R. Hanson....