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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 $175,000 which is roughly $107/per square foot. More Elgin information.

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Get tickets for U.S. debut of Iraqi youth orchestra with EYSO

The internationally acclaimed National Youth Orchestra of Iraq caps three weeks of intensive study in the U.S. with two collaborative concerts with the Elgin Youth Symphony Orchestra in August.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Chicago Tribune

Escapee from Elgin Mental Health Center to get fitness hearing

An Elgin Mental Health Center prisoner who managed to escape from custody earlier this month is due back in court next week for a fitness status hearing, a judge ordered Monday.

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My FOX Chicago

Man pleads guilty after reportedly making bomb threats in Kane Co.

A northwest suburban pleaded guilty and was sentenced to eight years in prison Friday after he allegedly called 911 last year and said many people would die from bombs concealed in west suburban judicial facilities.

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The News Tribune

Treasures: Floor lamp has charm, but when was it made?

I recently purchased a floor lamp from a friend. Through the patent I was able to learn that the design was created by Ernest Klopfstein, who assigned it to Woodruff and Edwards of Elgin, Ill.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Daily Herald

On the road: Immerse yourself in the bratwurst experience

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Northwest suburban police blotter

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Very nice approach by the Bloomingdale Park District, which is holding an open house next week about playground equipment for Seasons Four Park.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

My FOX Chicago

Man who beat woman while hanging from her car is convicted

A northwest suburban man who was hanging out of the window of his ex-girlfriend's car and attacked her as she drove to a police station was convicted of several felonies Friday and faces up to 30 years in prison.

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Daily Herald

Elgin will be looking for new operators for BMX track

Jim Barton said he found out Thursday that USA BMX made the move, which caught he and his wife, Jenna, off-guard.

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Daily Herald

Carpentersville man pleads guilty to bomb threats

A Carpentersville man pleaded guilty Friday to making bomb threats in September 2013 that caused authorities to evacuate courthouses in St. Charles, Elgin and Carpentersville.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Daily Herald

Marengo churches join to create Faith and Family Day

On Saturday, July 26, the Marengo Clergy Alliance, with the help of community businesses and organizations, will be celebrating the first Marengo Faith and Family Day.

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Daily Herald

Attorney general talks scams at Elgin roundtable

Attorney General Lisa Madigan and her staff discussed how to identify and avoid major consumer scams, including identity theft and home repair fraud, as well as schemes that target seniors.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Daily Herald

Truck crossed center line in fatal Pingree Grove crash, cops say...

Pingree Grove police say that it was the driver of a pickup truck who caused the July 17 crash in which he was killed.

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Daily Herald

Congregation Kneseth Israel is not your parents' religious school

Anyone who attended Hebrew school in the second half of the 20th century remembers long hours of boring "kill and drill" activities.

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Daily Herald

Awards honor CFOs' evolving role in business

The changing role of the chief financial office from bookkeeper to strategic corporate partner was showcased Tuesday evening during the third annual Daily Herald Business Ledger's CFO of the Year Awards.

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Daily Herald

Elgin charter school group to appeal U-46 rejection

The group proposing an Elgin charter school says it will appeal Elgin Area School District U-46's decision to deny its charter application with the state.

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Daily Herald

Congregation Kneseth Israel to hold annual picnic Aug. 3

Congregation Kneseth Israel in Elgin will hold its annual picnic from noon to 3 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 3, at Randall Oaks Park, off Randall Road in West Dundee.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Daily Herald

Men sing 100-part harmony in Elgin park

Northern Illinois Barbershop Chapters, a 100-man mass chorus, performed "Harmony Fest 2014," the fourth annual summer program of old, new and patriotic songs, Tuesday evening at Wing Park band shell, 1000 Wing Park in Elgin.

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Daily Herald

Warrant issued for Elgin man accused of stabbing wife

ELENA FERRARIN/eferrarin@dailyherald.comRigoberto Catalan, 56, of the 600 block of Shenandoah Trail in Elgin, is accused of stabbing his wife Monday night.

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16-inch softball takes a bow: Hall of Fame Museum opens

The 16-Inch Softball Hall of Fame Museum opened this weekend in a former gas station at 7501 W. Harrison St. in Forest Park.

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