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Buffalo Grove Bulletin

Posted on: June 15, 2018

PAVEMENT WORK AT METRA STATION WEEK OF JUNE 18 TO AFFECT PARKING

Pavement repair work on the north section of the Metra Parking Lot will take place the week of June 18, 2018.

This work will require commuters to park in the south section of the Metra Lot where there are available parking spots. Please use caution when driving in any of the construction zones.

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Posted on: June 11, 2018

MAINTAIN YOUR INDEPENDENCE THIS INDEPENDENCE DAY: DRIVE SOBER OR GET PULLED OVER

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Each year in the days leading up to Independence Day, American celebrate. Before heading to celebrations, motorists are advised make sure there is a safe and sober plan to get home.

Buffalo Grove police are taking part in the Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign during the upcoming holiday period, between June 25-July 8, 2018, to put an end to drunk driving. In support of law enforcement’s dedication to protecting lives, there wil...

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Main Village Bulletin
Posted on: June 4, 2018

CLICK IT OR TICKET CAMPAIGN REMINDS PEOPLE TO BUCKLE UP FOR SAFETY

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The Buffalo Grove Police Department successfully brought awareness to area residents during its annual Click It or Ticket high-visibility seat belt enforcement campaign, held May 18 through May 29, 2018, by writing a total of 47 seat belt citations.

Officers also made two DUI arrests and arrested one motorist for driving while on a suspended license. The campaign, which coincided with one of the busiest holiday weekends of the year, was twofold: combine increased enforcement, and a zero-tolerance pol...

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Posted on: May 25, 2018

BUFFALO GROVE POLICE WARN RESIDENTS ABOUT RUSE BURGLARIES

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With the arrival of warmer temperatures, the Buffalo Grove Police Department would like to remind residents about ‘Ruse Burglaries’.

A ruse burglary occurs when a pair, or group of people pose as employees from legitimate companies and approach a resident at their home.

The Police Department recently responded to two incidents where two individuals posed as ComEd workers to gain acces...

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Main Village Bulletin
Posted on: May 25, 2018

BUFFALO GROVE POLICE TO REWARD LOCAL YOUTHS WITH FREE SLURPEES®

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This summer, Buffalo Grove Police Officers will be dispensing well-deserved Slurpee® justice to area youths.

For the 23rd year, 7-Eleven® is partnering with local police to distribute free Slurpee® drink coupons to children through its popular Operation Chill® community service program.

Buffalo Grove police will distribute 200 coupons duri...

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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: 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: 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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