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Elgin, Illinois is located in Kane County. Zip codes in Elgin, IL include 60123, 60120, and 60121. The median home price in Elgin is $149,900 which is roughly $98/per square foot. More Elgin information.

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6 hrs ago | Daily Herald

Mexican dance group in Elgin looking for new space

Estrellita Salas, front left, and Luz Maria Zambrano, with the pink shirt, both 5 years old and from Elgin, practice with Ballet Folklorico Girasol Thursday at Grand Plaza El Mesias mall in Elgin.

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7 hrs ago | Northwest Herald

Rail link

I read with interest that the rail link from Chicago to Rockford, and eventually to Dubuque, Iowa, is now really likely to happen.

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12 hrs ago | Daily Herald

Bartlett trustees cut funding for History, Depot museums

Bartlett officials have slashed funding to the village's two museums, upsetting loyal patrons who fear the cutbacks will hurt exhibits.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Daily Herald

ECC students to lead its annual Sustainability Day

Elgin Community College's Sustainable Entrepreneurship Movement, a student-run organization, will hold its annual Sustainability Day on Tuesday, April 22, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Jobe Lounge, 1700 Spartan Drive.

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Daily Herald

Elgin man sentenced on cocaine charge

An Elgin man who once nearly beat a convenience store clerk to death was sentenced Thursday to prison for selling cocaine near a public park.

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Daily Herald

Elgin Area Chamber CEO Unplugged-All in the Family featuring Mark Seigle

How does an accomplished family business owner reinvent himself after its long-standing Elgin business is sold? Why would he start a new business after being retired? How did market conditions and changes affect the business, the family and its employees? Find out how Mark Seigle, president of Seigle's Cabinet Center in Elgin, defines his ... (more)

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Daily Herald

Record Store Day expected to rock in the suburbs

Rediscover Records in Elgin is among the more than 1,000 stores across the country taking part in Saturday's Record Store Day.

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Daily Herald

Butera's new Elgin stores delayed, but on the way

Two new Butera Market stores are still in the works in Elgin, although their opening was delayed from what initially anticipated.

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Daily Herald

Editorial: Potential for train service is welcome news

Associated Press Gov. Pat Quinn announced last week the development of Amtrak service from Chicago to Rockford.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Courier-News

Elgin shop set to celebrate vinyl on Record Store Day

Rich Wagner expects there will be a line of 40 or so people before 8 a.m. Saturday when he opens his Rediscover Records store downtown for business.

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The Courier-News

Duckworth takes controls on local robots at Elgin tech center

That, at least, was the correlation that U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth had as she maneuvered one of the student team's two robots through an obstacle course, picking up blocks and depositing them in a bin.

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The Courier-News

After eluding cops, ex-Elginite gets 8 years for bar shooting

A former Elgin man who was charged with a 2012 shooting outside a Bartlett bar, then eluded arrest for months before being arrested during a traffic stop in Missouri, has pleaded guilty to the crime.

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The Courier-News

Town & Country Gardens gets new digs in Elgin's downtown

A ribbon cutting was held Tuesday at the flower shop's new location at 219 Douglas Ave. - across from the Centre of Elgin and in the old Haight building.

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My FOX Chicago

Funding for Illinois school education under fire

Chicago, the suburbs and downstate fight fiercely over school funding every year in the State Capitol.

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Daily Chronicle

Judge issues gag order in Fiebelkorn case

Stacy Fiebelkorn confers with her attorney, Alexis Costello, during an appearance before Kane County Associate Judge Elizabeth Flood at the Kane County Branch Court in St. Charles Thursday regarding a ruling on a gag order sought by Fiebelkorn's attorney to stop comments outside of court by county officials.

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Daily Herald

Rep. Moeller of Elgin plans to reach out to residents over coffee

State Rep. Anna Moeller, an Elgin Democrat, has announced her plan to visit local coffee shops and restaurants as part of her effort to meet local constituents and listen to their questions and concerns.

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Daily Herald

Judson commencement chance to celebrate school's anniversaries

The duel anniversaries mark 50 years since Judson's first commencement after it was established in Elgin, then known as Judson College.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Kane Co. Chronicle

Former Miss America runner-up to represent Geneva in state competition

Formerly known as Nicole Rash, she represented her home-state, Indiana, in the 2008 Miss America pageant, qualifying as first-runner-up , and nearly taking the Miss America title.

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Daily Herald

Penalty for firing weapon at issue in murder case

Attorneys for Mario A. Williams, charged along with Ricky J. Moreno with the 2012 shooting death of a 16-year-old Elgin boy, will argue the constitutionality of the mandatory firearm enhancement this afternoon before Cook County Judge Thomas Fecarotta.

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Daily Herald

Garden of Gethsemane at South Elgin Church

Gethsemene.jpg Cutline: Ken and Pam Bruhn of Elgin gather plants to recreate the Garden of Gethsemane at South Elgin Community United Methodist Church.

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