Arlington Heights is now accepting nominations for its annual Hearts of Gold award program.
The program, sponsored by the village's Special Events Commission, recognizes people who live or work in the village for contributions that have positively affected the lives of others.
The Hearts of Gold Award categories include: Mentor, Beautification/Environmental, Best Neighbor, Educator, Young at Heart, Young Champion, Volunteer, Community Spirit, Pam Stocking Heart of Gold, Business Leadership, and Heroic.
Nominations must be received by 5 p.m. Friday, Nov. 22. They can be submitted online at https://idevforms.americaneagle.com/vahcom/form534282569/secure_index.html
The Hearts of Gold Awards will be presented Feb. 8, 2014 at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Chicago-Arlington Heights. For more information or to obtain a nomination form, email Nancy Kluz at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (847) 368-5104.