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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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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.
10 hrs ago | Daily Herald
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)
15 hrs ago | Daily Herald
Rediscover Records in Elgin is among the more than 1,000 stores across the country taking part in Saturday's Record Store Day.
20 hrs ago | Daily Herald
Two new Butera Market stores are still in the works in Elgin, although their opening was delayed from what initially anticipated.
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.
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.
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.
Chicago, the suburbs and downstate fight fiercely over school funding every year in the State Capitol.
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.
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.
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.
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.
State officials last week announced a $233 million state capital investment to restart Amtrak service between Chicago and Rockford beginning next year.
It's National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week, honoring the 200,000 or so people who work in dispatching across the nation - including the 17 women and six men who make up the staff at Elgin's Emergency Communications Center.