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  • Mt. Prospect/Arlington Hts. dog park named 'Canine Commons' Mar 13, 2014 2:44 PM
    It's official! The name of the new dog park at Melas Park in Mount Prospect is Canine Commons. The nearly 2-acre dog park is a joint venture between Mount Prospect and Arlington Heights park districts and the grand opening will be in June.

  • Vote for name of Arlington Hts./Mt. Prospect dog park Feb 18, 2014 2:00 PM
    The public can now vote for their favorite name for the new dog park planned to open in June as a joint project between the Arlington Heights and Mount Prospect park districts. Close to 200 names were submitted by residents and officials have narrowed the submissions down to three: Barkalot Park, Canine Commons or Scentral Park.

  • Find out what was made in Arlington Heights Feb 18, 2014 2:26 PM
    Ever wonder what soda pop, sewing machines, school desks and milk cans have in common? They were all produced in Arlington Heights. Come explore “Made in Arlington Heights,” the Arlington Heights Historical Museum’s exhibition.

  • Arlington Hts. teen job fair hopes for larger business presence Feb 13, 2014 1:44 PM
    The Arlington Heights Youth Commission is teaming up with the Arlington Heights Memorial Library for the village's second annual Teen Job Fair, and officials are hoping this one draws interest from more employers than the first. Nearly 300 teens attended last year's fair looking for jobs, but only 10 employers showed up.

  • Arlington Hts. looking for input on two neighborhood parks Jan 30, 2014 6:21 PM
    The Arlington Heights Park District will be upgrading two neighborhood parks, and is looking for residents to share their ideas about what kind of improvements or renovations they would like to see. Carousel Park and Ravel Park will both be upgraded in the near future, the park district recently announced.

  • Westgate students give ideas for new Arlington playgrounds Jan 23, 2014 7:43 AM
    Westgate Elementary School students were asked to help design two playgrounds for the Arlington Heights Park District.

  • Learn to navigate dating in today’s world Jan 20, 2014 8:57 AM
    The Arlington Heights Park District is sponsoring a class where you can find out from a Certified Professional Dating Coach how to instantly get a tidal wave of new dates. This program is being offered 7 to 9:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 5, at Arlington Lakes Golf Club, 1211 S. New Wilke Road. Reservations are required.

  • Golfers tell pleasures of Arlington Hts. Chilly Open Jan 18, 2014 8:09 PM
    Golfers took on chilly temperatures, and bowls of fresh chili, on Saturday as the Arlington Heights Park District hosted its annual Chilly Open tournament. John Carroll of Arlington Heights said the reason he comes is to “have good chili and the fellowship of friends.” Willie Mills of Roselle, who was golfing with Harlan Heiber of Arlington Heights, said they wore snowmobile suits to stay warm. With a laugh, he blamed his presence at the event on “peer pressure.”

  • Help name new Arlington Hts., Mount Prospect dog park Jan 16, 2014 4:27 PM
    If you have a witty way with words, the Arlington Heights and Mount Prospect park districts are hoping you can come up with a name for their new playground for pups scheduled to open in June. The park districts are asking residents can submit suggested names Jan. 20 and Feb. 3 for their new shared dog park planned for Melas Park, 1500 W. Central Road.

  • New dog park needs name Jan 15, 2014 1:49 PM
    Park district officials from Mount Prospect and Arlington Heights are asking your help to name the new dog park at Melas Park in Mount Prospect.

  • Arlington Hts., Mt. Prospect residents get in on dog park conversation Jan 10, 2014 12:35 PM
    Residents of both Mount Prospect and Arlington Heights said the preliminary plan for a shared dog park is a good start, but many still have questions about how the rules will be implemented. Plans for a dog park at Melas Park, 1400 W. Central Road, were shared with more than 50 community members. “I'm just thankful this is moving forward; it has been a long time coming,” Arlington Heights resident Phil Webb said.

  • Register for winter Arlington Heights golf outing Jan 2, 2014 5:00 PM
    The Arlington Heights Park District is hosting its annual “Chilly Open” at the Arlington Lakes Gold Club on Jan. 18.

  • Arlington Lakes hosts Chilly Open Jan. 18: Jan 1, 2014 3:57 PM
    Arlington Lakes Golf Club in Arlington Heights hosts its Chilly Open, an annual tradition that pairs up golf with tasty chili, on Saturday, Jan. 18. The $35 fee per person entitles each player to a round of golf, a raffle ticket with a chance to win a special prize, and all the hot chili you can eat. Coffee, beer, and hot chocolate also will be available. Prizes will be awarded to the top players in male, female, and senior divisions.

  • Arlington Hts., Mt. Prospect seek dog park input Jan 2, 2014 10:53 AM
    Arlington Heights and Mount Prospect residents can learn about a dog park planned for Melas Park and give their opinions at 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 7, at Central Community Center, 1000 W. Central Road in Mount Prospect. “This is something people have been asking for; for a lot of people dogs are part of the family,” said Maryfran H. Leno, president of the Arlington Heights park board.

  • Nativity scene, anti-religion sign coexist in Arlington Heights park Dec 23, 2013 7:35 AM
    A year after controversy in Arlington Heights about whether or not to allow a Nativity scene on public park property, both the Nativity and a sign with views against religion are coexisting — mainly peacefully — in North School Park this holiday season. “It's worked out very well,” the park district director said of a new policy on such displays.

  • Arlington Heights’ holiday lights spring to life Nov 29, 2013 10:32 PM
    North School Park in Arlington Heights sprang merrily to life Friday afternoon, as tens of thousands of twinkling lights marked the start of the holiday season. Bundled up against the cold, families gathered in the park to take part in the traditional celebration, watching as Mayor Tom Hayes presided over his first village tree lighting.

  • Arlington Hts. Park District wins budget award Nov 15, 2013 4:30 PM
    The Arlington Heights Park District has been awarded the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award from the Government Finance Officers Association for its 2012 Budget.

  • No garden plots at Frontier Park, please Nov 11, 2013 5:00 AM
    Letter to the editor: Charles Fredericks of Arlington Heights is strognly opposed to having garden plots at Frontier Park.

  • Arlington Hts. Park Dist. loses one of its early visionaries Nov 6, 2013 4:25 PM
    It has been 40 years since Edward Condon served on the Arlington Heights Park District board, but his role in developing its neighborhood park system as well as its signature revenue producers, still stands the test of time. Condon passed away on Saturday. The near 60-year resident of Arlington Heights, was 92.

  • Lake Arlington path safety meeting set for Oct. 23 Oct 14, 2013 8:23 PM
    Months after an accidental collision between a walker and bicyclist killed a woman at Lake Arlington, the Arlington Heights Park District will hold a public meeting to discuss interim changes to the path and what can be done to increase trail safety. The meeting will take place at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 23, at the Park District Administration Center, 410 N. Arlington Heights Road.

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