This year’s One Book, One Village selection in Arlington Heights has local ties

This year’s One Book, One Village selection in Arlington Heights has local ties

There are a few local ties that led to the Arlington Heights Memorial Library’s choice of “Clark and Division” as its One Book, One Village selection this year. Yes, the neighborhood in and around the Chicago street corner serves as setting for author Naomi Hirahara’s work that’s one part mystery and one part historical fiction. … Read more

Arlington Heights park is backdrop for new children’s book about baseball

Arlington Heights park is backdrop for new children’s book about baseball

Paul Petricca has spent nearly three decades teaching hundreds of Little League, high school and college baseball and softball players how to hit. Many of those lessons took place at Recreation Park, across the street from his house in Arlington Heights, where daughter Elaine and sons Ricky and Sam played. The experiences of Paul … Read more