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May 19 2015 | 5:35 am - Once-weekly garbage pickup, instead of twice a week, may be back on the table in Arlington Heights soon, according to two village trustees who say they will push for the change when the town’s current contract with Groot Industries, Inc. runs...
May 18 2015 | 5:21 pm - Downtown Arlington Heights may not exactly be the streets of Manhattan, but a famous New York City author will stop in the suburbs this summer to launch her next book. Candace Bushnell, author of “Sex and the City,” which inspired the...
May 15 2015 | 11:18 pm - There weren’t thousands of people on the streets of downtown Waukegan, but the dozens who were there, including the family of Justus Howell, wanted their message spread loud and clear.“We need justice for Justus,” said LaToya...
May 14 2015 | 5:21 pm - As part of Mobility Awareness Month during May, an Arlington Heights family is asking for votes in an online contest that would win a wheelchair-accessible van for their second grade daughter living with cerebral palsy.
May 12 2015 | 6:01 pm - The Lutheran Home in Arlington Heights has been ordered to pay $250,000 to the family of a woman who was found to have 57 maggots crawling in her ear at the nursing home in 2012, a judge ruled.
May 12 2015 | 11:18 am - After months of study, Arlington Heights trustees on Monday said it is “a new day” for the Metropolis Performing Arts Centre. Six months ago the downtown theater came to the village asking for a $450,000 bailout just to keep the doors...
May 11 2015 | 4:58 pm - The future of Metropolis Center for the Performing Arts in Arlington Heights could include more high-profile plays, more dance and arts classes for students, more fundraising, but also more financial support from the village. The village board will...
May 11 2015 | 9:18 am - Chris Przybylo is one of the lucky ones. A heroin addict who would start to go through withdrawal only hours after his last hit, both he and his mother thought his only future was death. But this weekend the Arlington Heights family celebrates one...
May 08 2015 | 7:10 am - Emergency crews responded to a one-vehicle rollover crash in Schaumburg on Thursday afternoon but couldn't find the driver of the car.
May 07 2015 | 3:44 pm - Arlington Heights American Legion 208 is asking for the community’s help to raise $25,000 to pay for renovations for its community center at 121 N. Douglas Ave. “We’re so busy helping out the veterans groups, going to hospitals,...