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Jun 23, 2017Rafael Osorio Jr., 18, and Jaime Anselmo, 19, both of Elgin, were charged after police said they tried to sell pancake mix in a drug deal with undercover officers....Leave a comment

Jun 23, 2017Longtime Gilberts resident Bill Linden, former chairman of the zoning board of appeals, died Monday from injuries sustained in a crash in Elgin....Leave a comment

Jun 23, 2017Participants in the first Teen Citizens Police Academy in Elgin said they learned a lot and got a better perspective on how and why police do what they do....Leave a comment

Jun 23, 2017Elgin schools' officials expect to vote Monday on a contract for a proposed Elgin charter school though issues remain with its terms....Leave a comment

Jun 23, 2017A 47-year-old man is accused of raping a woman Tuesday after he arrived at her Elgin apartment, intoxicated and looking for his cellphone....Leave a comment

Jun 22, 2017A memorial service will be held Monday, June 26, for composer Daniel M. Brewbaker, an Elgin native described as one of the city's cultural icons. He died last month following a two-year battle with br...Leave a comment

Jun 21, 2017Elgin's Advocate Sherman Hospital has been offering free glucose screenings targeting the Latino community, which has higher rates of diabetes than the overall population....Leave a comment

Jun 21, 2017Keith Farnham, the former state representative from Elgin serving an eight-year federal term for child pornography, has died in prison. He was 69....Leave a comment

Jun 21, 2017An Elgin letter to the editor: Thank you so much for Elena Ferrarin and Marie Wilson's mental health series....Leave a comment

Jun 21, 2017Gang member Andres Garcia, 18, of the 600 block of Linden Ave., Elgin, was charged after a passing driver said Garcia pointed a gun at him, police said....Leave a comment

Jun 21, 2017A 27-year-old Des Plaines man has been charged in the Sunday stabbing death of a Bensenville woman....Leave a comment

Jun 20, 2017Officials at the state's second-largest school district warn of school closings, program and service cuts in the 2017-18 school year, if lawmakers don't approve a state budget authorizing education fu...Leave a comment

Jun 19, 2017Kane County• Jose M. Guerrero, 27, of the 100 block of Washburn Street, Elgin, was charged with theft of services at 1:04 a.m. Sunday at Blackjack's, 7N657 Route 25, St. Charles Township, accor...Leave a comment

Jun 17, 2017South Elgin's Tuna Kahuna fishing contest was a success again for the 22nd year, despite a few sprinkles Saturday morning in Blackhawk Park....Leave a comment