Arlington Heights

An SUV carrying a mom and her two kids crashed into an Arlington Heights home  Tuesday afternoon. (Credit: CBS)

SUV Carrying Mom, 2 Kids Crashes Into Arlington Heights Home

A mom and two children in an SUV crashed through the front of a home Tuesday afternoon in Arlington Heights.

12/02/2014

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Arlington Heights Woman Killed In Wisconsin; Estranged Husband Arrested

An Arlington Heights woman was slain in southern Wisconsin on Wednesday night, and her estranged husband has been taken into custody.

11/20/2014

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Police Searching For Man Who Attacked Jogger In Arlington Heights

Police in Arlington Heights are looking for the man who attacked a jogger last night and they believe he’s done the same thing before, reports WBBM’s Mike Krauser.

11/15/2014

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Minnesota Woman Arrested Downstate After Stealing Ambulance In Arlington Heights

Police said the woman stole an Arlington Heights Fire Department ambulance from the emergency room bay at Northwest Community Hospital in Arlington Heights around 4:15 a.m.

10/10/2014

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Woman Sexually Assaulted In Her Arlington Heights Home

Police say the attacker entered the house through an unsecured window. CBS 2’s Suzanne Le Mignot reports.

09/25/2014

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Suburban Firm Celebrates Anniversary By Giving Clients $100 To “Pay It Forward”

An Arlington Heights financial planning firm is celebrating its 25th anniversary by giving its clients $100 apiece – to “pay it forward.”

08/26/2014

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12-Year-Old Girl Dies After Being Pulled From Swimming Pool

A 12-year-old girl died Tuesday morning after she was pulled from a swimming pool in northwest suburban Arlington Heights a day earlier.

08/19/2014

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Two Suburban Kids Hurt In Wisconsin Boating Accident

A 12-year-old girl and her 11-year-old brother, from Arlington Heights, were riding an inflatable tube behind a boat when they struck the side of a pontoon boat.

07/11/2014

A float in the 4th of July parade in northwest suburban Arlington Heights. (Credit: CBS)

Chicago Area Shows Its Patriotic Spirit For 4th Of July

A sunny morning made the perfect start for the July 4th weekend; and an ideal day for parades, picnics, and barbecues before the night’s fireworks.

07/04/2014

Veterans Group Raising Money For Wreaths Honoring War Dead

A local veterans group leader says he’s confident the group will be able to raise $720 more to cover the costs of wreaths honoring each of his community’s war dead on Memorial Day.

05/19/2014

Matthew Nellessen. (Photo from Cook County Sheriff's office)

Man Found Guilty Of Murdering Father In Arlington Heights Home

An Arlington Heights man was found guilty Wednesday of beating and stabbing his father to death at their northwest suburban home in 2011.

03/19/2014

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Wrong-Way Driver Dies After Causing Five-Vehicle Crash

The crash happened about 12:15 p.m., when a 51-year-old man from Palatine was driving northwest in the southeast-bound lanes of Rand Road between Thomas and Dryden avenues, according to a statement from Arlington Heights police.

03/10/2014

A SWAT team officer stands outside an Arlington Heights home, where a hostage situation had ensued after a gunman shot a police officer. The SWAT team later shot the suspect, and the hostage was unharmed. (Credit: CBS)

Arlington Heights Officer Shot Last Month Expected To Fully Recover

Arlington Heights police Officer Michael McEvoy, a 20-year veteran of the department, was shot in the “facial” area while responding to a domestic incident in the 1900 block of Windham Court on Dec. 12.

01/08/2014

A SWAT team officer stands outside an Arlington Heights home, where a hostage situation had ensued after a gunman shot a police officer. The SWAT team later shot the suspect, and the hostage was unharmed. (Credit: CBS)

9-1-1 Operator To Gunman: ‘We Don’t Want You To Shoot Anyone Else, OK?’

We’re learning more about the emergency dispatcher who was on the phone with gunman Eric Anderson and the incredible story of what was going on behind the scenes. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports.

12/16/2013

A SWAT team officer stands outside an Arlington Heights home, where a hostage situation had ensued after a gunman shot a police officer. The SWAT team later shot the suspect, and the hostage was unharmed. (Credit: CBS)

SWAT Team Kills Barricaded Suspect Who Shot Cop

SWAT team officers shot and killed a gunman who allegedly shot an Arlington Heights police officer late Thursday, after the suspect barricaded himself in a home and held a woman hostage.

12/12/2013

Three people died in a house fire in northwest suburban Arlington Heights early Wednesday. (Credit: CapturedNews video)

Fatal Arlington Heights Fire Started In Kitchen

Two elderly women, one bound to a wheelchair, lived at the home. Neighbors speculated that the third fire victim may have been a caretaker.

11/07/2013

Three people died in a house fire in northwest suburban Arlington Heights early Wednesday. (Credit: CapturedNews video)

3 Dead In House Fire In Arlington Heights

Firefighters found the bodies of three people inside, all on the first floor. Two of the victims were so badly burned, it was impossible to tell their age or gender.

11/06/2013

St. Viator High School (Credit: CBS)

St. Viator High School To Begin Random Alcohol Tests On Students

St. Viator High School in Arlington Heights has conducted random drug tests of students since 2007, and has now added random alcohol tests – becoming the first in the Chicago area, and possibly the state, to check students for underage drinking.

10/21/2013

Two women were attacked in Arlington Heights within the past two weeks. (CBS)

Two Women Attacked In Separate Arlington Heights Incidents

One attack happened Friday morning near Hintz Road and Haddow Avenue. The other, about a mile and a half away in Lake Arlington Park. CBS 2’s Suzanne Le Mignot reports.

10/11/2013

Katariena Leazer, a teen with diabetes, copes better with a school that is understanding. (CBS)

Teen Thrives At Diabetic-Friendly School

CBS 2’s Rob Johnson talks with one family that fought for years so that their daughter could take care of her diabetes and stay in the classroom.

09/27/2013

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