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The Ikes, as they call themselves, gave away seedlings to all fifth-graders in Elgin Area School District U-46 for more than 25 years.
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Emilie Knieriemen, who plays Jack's mother and is understudy for all principal female roles, rehearses her solo for Children's Theatre of Elgin's production of "Robin Hood."
Two 20-year-plus veterans have been named the police officer and firefighter of the year by Elgin American Legion Post 57. Police Officer Joseph Riordan and Fire Capt.
The post only pays $12,000 a year and involves attending at least two meetings a month, which have run five hours or more on several occasions in the last two years.
Jose Delgado, Jr., likes the reaction he's getting to his new 3D-printed hand. "Wow," his bosses at the warehouse say.
WOODSTOCK – An Elgin man was charged with felony sexual assault for an incident at a Woodstock motel, Woodstock police said.
A variety of dance forms and performers will be featured at the second annual Elgin Ties Dance Festival, which opens Thursday, April 24, and runs through Sunday, April 27 at the Elgin Art Showcase, 164 Division St. The festival will feature four professional concerts and two Kids Only!, family-friendly performances made up of works created for and ... (more)
Just when you thought the dangers of winter driving were in your rearview mirror and it's smooth sailing ahead, spring's arrival brings a new hazard for motorists.
Dive teams responded to the Fox River in Elgin after a partially submerged car was reported near Interstate 90, according to the Daily Herald.
Ricky Schleser III of Crystal Lake organizes electronic recyclables Saturday at the Computer Recycling Center.
Moms or caregivers with infants or toddlers can bring young ones out on perhaps their first nature program during the Forest Preserve District of Kane County's "Nature by Stroller" program series.
In exchange for their guilty pleas to the class X felony, Antoine Adams, 39, and Ronaldo Crawford, 34, were each sentenced to 15 years in prison.
A 38-year-old Elgin woman who was arrested three times last year on felony prescription drug forgery and possession charges pleaded guilty Monday and received five years of probation.
Jeff Baron of Elgin adjusts the rear brake of a bike while volunteering at the bike repair station for the Love Elgin Day last year.
The Eagle Heights Residents Association will host its quarterly meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 24, at Elgin Community Church, 991 Deborah Ave. The speaker for the evening will be Kyla Jacobsen, water director for Elgin.