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Arlington Heights mom dies saving boy in Wisconsin lake

Jul 25 2014 | 5:03 am - An Arlington Heights single mother of two died Tuesday after saving the life of a 9-year-old boy in a northern Wisconsin lake. Karen Wessel, 47, was vacationing with her son, her sister, a friend and two other children in Star Lake, Wisconsin, this...

Arlington Heights teen on 'Jeopardy!' today

Jul 22 2014 | 6:13 am - An Arlington Heights teen who scored a perfect 36 on the ACT, twice, and double 800s on her SAT, will make her debut appearance on Jeopardy's Teen Tournament on Tuesday afternoon. Selena Groh, who is now 17, but was 16 when the show filmed in March,...

Holy Family Ministries to open resale shop in Arlington Hts.

Jul 22 2014 | 12:55 am - Arlington Heights will soon have a third resale store in the same area along Rand Road. Holy Family Ministries, a Chicago based church, will open a 9,800-square-foot resale shop at 1101 E. Rand Road near a Salvation Army and Goodwill store following...

Arlington Heights teen advances on 'Jeopardy'

Jul 23 2014 | 5:22 am - On the strength of a $6,000 gamble and faith that she knew something about the 1889 Paris World's Fair, Arlington Heights teen Selena Groh earmed a spot in the "Jeopardy" Teen Tournament semi-finals Tuesday. “It was a weird twist of fate that...

Northwest Community looks to add rehab facility

Jul 23 2014 | 12:13 am - Northwest Community Healthcare hopes to open 17-bed rehabilitation facility at its Arlington Heights hospital. The $3 million project was the subject of a public hearing Tuesday in front of the Illinois Health Facilities and Services Review Board.

Arlington Hts. will help pay for Goedke House updates

Jul 21 2014 | 6:21 pm - Arlington Heights may be contributing up to $75,000 toward a remodeling project at the Albert Goedke Apartments, a building for low-income, elderly and disabled adults in the village. The village board voted to approve the financial support earlier...

Authorities: Driver in quarry deaths admits smoking marijuana

Jul 20 2014 | 2:54 pm - A Geneva man accused of driving drunk into a Naperville quarry early Saturday morning, causing a crash that drowned two of his friends, is being held on $250,000 bond, authorities said Sunday. Michael Szot, 21, admitted to smoking marijuana before...

Mount Prospect man with loaded gun arrested in Evanston

Jul 19 2014 | 5:31 pm - A Mount Prospect man is facing charges after being arrested in Evanston with a loaded handgun on Friday night, police said.

Man hospitalized after Palatine bar fight

Jul 19 2014 | 1:42 pm - Palatine police are investigating a bar fight that sent one person to the hospital on Friday night.

Dawn Patrol: O’Hare OK after Ukraine crash; Mt. Prospect power back

Jul 18 2014 | 5:48 am - Passengers sad but operations normal at O'Hare after Malaysian plane crash. Power returns in Mount Prospect after two hurt in car crash into ComEd pole. Mount Prospect police warn of burglaries. DCFS says evidence shows Prospect Heights dad of dead...

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