Wednesday Sep 10
Hearing Wednesday for East Dundee murder suspect
Richard Schmelzer, who is charged in the stabbing death of his 85-year-old East Dundee grandmother, is scheduled to appear in court Sept. 17, court records show.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
East Dundee slaying shows how police merge when rare violent crime hits
An 85-year-old East Dundee grandmother's stabbing death evoked the type of reaction one might expect in a community of about 2,800 people.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Fox Valley police reports
Police were called by Grand Victoria Casino staff members, who found a clear small bag containing white rocks and determined it fell out of Atkins' pocket after reviewing security video, reports said.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Griffin: Taxes grow even as property values drop
Is your tax bill going up even as your property assessment goes down? Join the crowd.Properties in Avon Township, for example, have experienced a 32.8 percent decrease in value, but taxes increased by 3.5 percent.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Neighbor: Slain woman was kind, charitable
The arrest of a suspect in the July stabbing death of an 85-year-old East Dundee woman brought up mixed emotions in the neighborhood where she was killed.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Need for skilled workers still prevalent
Adam Hoambrecker, 29, of West Dundee, makes a shim die that will be used inside of the Algonquin business Kenmode Tool and Engineering.
Grandson arrested in elderly woman's stabbing death
A Texas man has been charged with the first-degree murder of his grandmother, who was found stabbed to death last month in her East Dundee home, Kane County prosecutors said today.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
The summer of 1914: Top news stories in Elgin
These are some of the comments people might have made after reading the Elgin newspapers of a century ago.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
East Dundee, Carpentersville continue Wal-Mart feud
The feud over a new Wal-Mart Supercenter proposed for Carpentersville continued this week as East Dundee filed a lawsuit arguing Carpentersville had withheld information in a recent Freedom of Information Act request.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
West Dundee church preschool sets open house
The open house will be from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 27, in the church's lower level common area, 900 S. Eighth St. in West Dundee.