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Mon Jul 07, 2014
Family escapes house fire in East Dundee
Firefighters called about 1:28 a.m. to 6 Summit St., saw flames showing from the rear of the two-story single family home.
If Walmart move is such an awful idea ...
In a June 15 letter, former Village President Bill Sarto chastised Carpentersville for considering a new Walmart Superstore in the Route 25 TIF District.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Wind drives trees into houses, cars, power lines
Kathy McNabe was sitting on the couch in her Boulder Hill home waiting out a second round of storms Monday night when she heard her drywall cracking.
First black judge in Kane County set to retire
F. Keith Brown, the first black judge and chief judge in the 16th Judicial Circuit, is stepping down after nearly 23 years on the bench.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
10 stories you may have missed this weekend
2. When Tiffany DeYoung's 5-year-old daughters became interested in scouting, the Vernon Hills mom wasn't sure there would be a place for them because they are deaf.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Dundee Twp. Rotary presents new president, board
The Dundee Township Rotary initiated its officers and board for 2014-15 at a reception held at the Anvil Club in East Dundee.
2 arrested in Elgin undercover Ecstasy bust
Two people were arrested by Elgin police and charged with possession of more than 15 grams of Ecstasy Tuesday night after they tried to sell drugs to an undercover cop.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Tom Roeser renovates Milk Specialties Co. site in C'ville
Otto President Tom Roeser is no stranger to buying up properties in the three area villages and fixing them up.
Tue Jun 24, 2014
May the best chef win in East Dundee
Fans of chef challenge shows can check out a competition in person when the village of East Dundee holds a "Pig-Nic Throwdown" Sunday, June 29, at the Farmers Market, 319 N. River Street.
Mon Jun 23, 2014
A to Z Rentals marks 60 years in business
Even if you don't need to find a power tool or some party accessories, you gotta like dropping by A to Z Rentals if just for the fact it has a big, friendly, curly-haired Chesapeake Bay Retriever lounging on the floor not far from the service counter.
Fox Valley police reports
He is accused of damaging an American flag and flagpole that belonged to the village of East Dundee.
Converting book pages to artwork
Danielle Pacin, reference and teen librarian at the Dundee Library, converted old book pages to artwork Monday as part of the Book Art program where kids transformed pages from old books and magazines into art.
Fri Jun 20, 2014
Weyermuller: Jack Roeser honored and laid to rest
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Veterans groups turn to video gambling to survive
"It was a salvation," said Bill Geary, adjutant and corporate secretary of Wauconda American Legion Post 911, which installed the maximum-allowed five machines in February 2013.
Thu Jun 19, 2014
Elgin eatery to join list of area al fresco dining spots
In a month or so, Elgin-area diners who like to eat and drink outside will have another option to consider.
Renovation underway at Milk Specialties Co.
The two Milk Specialties Co. buildings that once house Borden's Milk, are getting a facelift, courtesy of Tom Roeser, president and chief executive officer of Otto Engineering, the biggest employer in Carpentersville.
Wed Jun 18, 2014
East Dundee going to the dogs
Sleepy Hollow residents Bob and Karen Mattoon already spend a lot of time in the East Dundee downtown walking their Polish Tatra Sheepdog, Misio.
Tue Jun 17, 2014
Conservative icon Roeser remembered for his generosity
Friends and family members leave the church after Jack Roeser's funeral service at St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church in West Dundee "We need to pick up where Jack left off -- that's our great challenge," his nephew Dave Roeser said.