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Recap: 9th Annual Chili Cookoff

Our big award of the Chili Cook Off for 2019 goes toBirch River Grill for Best Overall Chili! Congratulations!

For our Hottest Chili, appropriately (but not always the case in the past!), the winner was the Arlington Heights Fire Department. Congratulations!

We had some Top Chef performances by our cooks on Sunday. Winning the Most Creative Chili award isOld Orchard Country Club. Congratulations!

We had three BIG raffle items for our Cook Off.

The winner of our Jonathan Toews’ signed Blackhawks jersey was Gary Cortesi. Congratulations!

Congratulations to the winner of the giant HD flatscreen TV, Mike St. Dennis. And thanks again toAbt Electronics for donating the prize!

The winner of our very popular Booze Wagon was Jan Crigler. All friends of Jan, be aware there should be a big party coming up to utilize the winning prize! 

Collection sites for eyeglasses established

The Arlington Heights Lions have established collection sites for eyeglass donations (eyeglasses, sunglasses, carrying cases and hearing aids) which we recycle and distribute to those who need them. Helping the community with their vision needs is at the core of our mission statement. If you have eyeglasses you no longer need, please consider dropping them off at one of the sites below.

1st United Methodist Church, 1903 E. Euclid
Advanced Eye Care, 1211 S. Arlington Heights Rd.
Arlington Eye Associates, 1604 W. Central Rd.
Arlington Heights Senior Center, 1800 W. Central Rd.
Assure Vision Inc., 58 S. Arlington Heights Rd.
Central Eye Care, LTD, 1614 W. Central Rd.
Dr. Curnyn, 1100 W. Central Rd. Suite 205
Dr. Paul Lederer OD, 3250 N. Arlington Heights Rd
First Presbyterian Church, 302 N. Dunton
For Eyes Optical Co., 1980 N. Arlington Heights Rd.
Glueckert Funeral Home, 1520 N. Arlington Heights Rd.
Martin Optical, 1131 S. Arlington Heights Rd.
McNelis Eye Care, 2010 S. Arlington Heights RD.
Moorings of Arlington Heights, 811 E. Central Rd.
NW Hospital Wellness Center
NW Ophthalmology, 602 W. Central Rd.
Palermo Eye Care, 18 S. Evergreen
Special Eye Optical, 27 S. Vail
Suburban Associates in Ophthalmology, 1100 W. Central
Vision One, 1794 S. Arlington Heights Rd.
Visionworks, Town & Country Mall, Palatine Rd.
Wheeling Township, 1616 N. Arlington Heights Rd.