Buffalo Grove Bulletin

Buffalo Grove Bulletin

Buffalo Grove Bulletin

Buffalo Grove Bulletin

Buffalo Grove Bulletin

Buffalo Grove Bulletin

Posted on: May 16, 2018

BUFFALO GROVE POLICE TO HOST ‘BOWL WITH A COP’ EVENT JUNE 6

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The Buffalo Grove Police Department is pleased to announce it will be hosting its second annual ‘Bowl with a Cop’ event on June 6, 2018, beginning at noon until 2:00 p.m.

Area children are invited to Bowlero, 350 N McHenry Road in Buffalo Grove, for two hours of free bowling with Buffalo Grove police officers.

“When kids in the community are able to spend time with police officers in a fun, informal setting, it he...

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Main Village Bulletin
Posted on: May 14, 2018

BUFFALO GROVE POLICE ENFORCE CLICK IT OR TICKET CAMPAIGN BEGINNING MAY 18

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Police officers will show zero tolerance during this enforcement campaign.

As the unofficial start of summer, the Memorial Day holiday weekend is a busy time for Americans. Each year, highways fill with families in vehicles on their way to start their summer vacations. To help keep drivers and passengers safe, the Buffalo Grove ...

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Main Village Bulletin
Posted on: May 10, 2018

BUFFALO GROVE POLICE CONDUCT SUCCESSFUL DISTRACTED DRIVING ENFORCEMENT EFFORT

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In an effort to reduce distracted driving and keep community roads safer, the U.S. (NHTSA) teamed up with law enforcement agencies across the country for the national U Drive. U Text. U Pay.

In an effort to reduce distracted driving and keep community roads safer, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) teamed up with law enforcement agencies across the country for the national ...

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Main Village Bulletin
Posted on: May 1, 2018

BUFFALO GROVE POLICE HOST SUCCESSFUL DRUG TAKE BACK EVENT

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The Buffalo Grove Police Department, in conjunction with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), collected more than 169 pounds of prescription medications from area residents on April 28, 2018 at their Drug Take Back event.

This year the Buffalo Grove Police Department partnered with Mariano’s Pharmacy to provide a second collection site for residents. All medications collected were turned over to the DEA for proper destruction.

Buffalo Grove Police would like to re...

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Main Village Bulletin
Posted on: April 30, 2018

BUFFALO GROVE TO KICK-OFF PRAIRIE VIEW METRA STATION AREA PLAN AT PUBLIC OPEN HOUSE

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The public open house will be held Thursday, May 10, 2018, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at The Arboretum Club, 401 Half Day Road in Buffalo Grove.

The Village of Buffalo Grove is kicking off the Prairie View Metra Station Area Plan with a public open house on May 10, 2018. Planning and design firm, Ratio, has been retained by the Village to guide the project, which will produce a community-driven vi...

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Posted on: April 25, 2018

THE BUFFALO GROVE POLICE DEPARTMENT ACCEPTING OLD OR UNUSED PRESCRIPTION MEDICINE

The Buffalo Grove Police Department (BGPD) and the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) are once again partnering to provide a safe place for residents to drop off unneeded or expired drug prescriptions.

The  Buffalo  Grove  Police  Department  (BGPD)  and  the  Drug  Enforcement Agency  (DEA)  are  once  again  partnering &nbs...

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Main Village Bulletin
Posted on: April 12, 2018

BUFFALO GROVE FIRE, POLICE RESPOND TO FOUR VEHICLE CRASH WEDNESDAY

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The accident involved an entrapment, sent 10 people to area hospitals and occurred after 10:30 p.m. at Lake Cook and Old McHenry Roads. One person was arrested.

The Buffalo Grove Fire Department responded to a multi-vehicle crash that occurred just after 10:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 11, 2018 at the intersection of Lake Cook Road and Old McHenry Road. 

When police and firefighters arrived at the scene, t...

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Main Village Bulletin
Posted on: April 10, 2018

BUFFALO GROVE POLICE PARTICIPATE IN ‘DROP IT AND DRIVE’ AWARENESS CAMPAIGN

April is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month, and the Buffalo Grove Police Department is partnering with the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) to remind motorists that if they drive with a phone in one hand, they can expect a ticket in ...

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Main Village Bulletin
Posted on: March 7, 2018

BUFFALO GROVE RESIDENTS RANK IN TOP 2-PERCENT FOR MONEY MANAGEMENT SKILLS

Personal finance outlet, WalletHub, compared residents in more than 2,500 cities in the U.S. on 10 key money management indicators.

Village of Buffalo Grove residents were recently ranked in the top 2-percent of cities across the country with the best money management skills.In all, 2,500 cities were rated based on 10 key indicators of money management skills. The indicators included ...

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Posted on: January 31, 2018

BGPFFPA, LOCAL 3177 ESTABLISHES KEVIN HAUBER MEMORIAL TRUST FUND

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Trust funds will be utilized for the education, health and well-being of the firefighter/paramedic’s four young daughters.

The Buffalo Grove Professional Firefighters and Paramedics Association (BGPFFPA), Local 3177 of the International Association of Firefighters (IAFF), has created the Kevin Hauber Memorial Trust Fund at First Midwest Bank. The trust fund will benefit the f...

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Main Village Bulletin
Posted on: January 29, 2018

MOODY’S INVESTORS SERVICE CONFIRMS VILLAGE OF BUFFALO GROVE’S AAA BOND RATING

Moody’s cited continued strong financial management and reserves as key factors in maintaining the high rating.

Moody’s Investor Services recently confirmed the Village of Buffalo Grove’s ‘Aaa’ long-term bond rating, citing its “favorable location and its affluent demographic profile,” in addition to strong management and a low debt burden. In a communication from ...

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Main Village Bulletin
Posted on: January 29, 2018

BUFFALO GROVE FIREFIGHTER PASSES AWAY AFTER 4-YEAR BATTLE WITH COLON CANCER

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The Village of Buffalo Grove is mourning the loss of 23-year veteran, Firefighter/Paramedic Kevin Hauber 51, who bravely fought against colon cancer for the last four years before succumbing to the disease Saturday, January 27, 2018. Hauber was surrounded...

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Main Village Bulletin
Posted on: January 4, 2018

WOMAN ROBBED AT BUFFALO GROVE SUBWAY

A woman was robbed at gunpoint while patronizing a Subway Restaurant, 1008 Weiland Road, in Buffalo Grove today, around 2:40 p.m.

The offender was described as a male with light skin, possibly 5’8”-5’10”, wearing a white or light gray jacket with a dark gray hood, and dark colored pants. He was holding what appeared to be a silver colored hand...

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Main Village Bulletin
Posted on: July 1, 2017

BUFFALO GROVE BANK ROBBED, SUSPECT REMAINS AT-LARGE

The robbery occurred just before 5:00 p.m. on Friday, June 30, 2017 at Chase Bank, 175 N. McHenry Road in Buffalo Grove.

Buffalo Grove Police, in coordination with the Chicago FBI, are searching for a suspect who robbed a Chase Bank in Buffalo Grove early Friday evening.

The bank robbery occurred at Chase Bank, 175 N. McHenry Road, at 4:55 p.m. Friday, June 30, 2017. The sus...

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Main Village Bulletin
Posted on: June 19, 2017

POLICE DEPARTMENTS IN NINE COMMUNITIES REWARDING THOUSANDS OF CITIZENS FOR SUMMER SAFETY, GOOD DEED

Police officers on patrol this week are handing out 2,000 vouchers for a free McDonald’s® summer treat

Police in nine suburban cities announced they are on the watch this week for people doing good things in their community. When citizens are spotted wearing a bike helmet, obeying traffic signals, or helping a neighbor through a random act of kindness, the...

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Main Village Bulletin
Posted on: June 8, 2017

A MESSAGE FROM THE VILLAGE OF BUFFALO GROVE ABOUT ELECTRICAL SOLICITORS

As announced previously, the Village of Buffalo Grove, a member of the Northwest Aggregation Consortium, suspended its electrical aggregation program earlier this year because the Village could not obtain rates that were guaranteed to be lower than the Co...

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Main Village Bulletin
Posted on: June 6, 2017

THE VILLAGE OF BUFFALO GROVE IS ASKING RESIDENTS TO PARTICIPATE IN THE NATIONAL CITIZEN SURVEY™

The survey is designed to provide a baseline of how the city government is serving residents, to gauge perceptions of the city and to make comparisons with peer cities.

The city contracted with National Research Center, Inc. to participate in The National Citizen Survey™, an instrument that was developed with the assistance of the International City/County Management Association in 2001 to provide cities with a low-cost ...

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Main Village Bulletin
Posted on: March 2, 2017

THOMPSON AND BRANDYWYN INFORMATIONAL MEETING THURSDAY, MARCH 16TH, 2017 FROM 4:30 P.M. TO 7:00 P.M.

The Village of Buffalo Grove will hold an informational meeting concerning the Thompson Boulevard and Brandywyn Lane Improvement Study.

The informational meeting will be held at Buffalo Grove Village Hall, 50 Raupp Boulevard, Buffalo Grove, IL, 60089 on Thursday, March 16th, 2017 from 4:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. All persons interested in this project are invited to attend this meeting. The mee...

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Posted on: August 12, 2013

BUFFALO GROVE ONE OF THE BEST PLACES TO LIVE IN AMERICA

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Money magazine's top 50 towns are not only thriving, they have good schools and a strong sense of community. Buffalo Grove is the ONLY town in Illinois to make the cut.

When Money magazine editors contacted Village Manager Dane Bragg -- he was more than happy to discuss the past, present and future of Buffalo Grove. This interview led to Buffalo Grove being included as number 46 -- and the ONLY Illinois town to be includ...Read on...

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