Patch.com ELGIN , IL - A dive bar in Elgin has a new, cleaner and more of a family-friendly feel after a bit of a facelift from general manager Leo "Dog" Shales. Shales began running Hopp Stop BBQ out of The Dutch Inn West, 36W610 Foothill Road, about...
3/17/2017
ELGIN , IL - The seventh annual U-46 TalentFest will once again showcase the District's many talented high school performers. The Seventh Annual School District U-46 TalentFest will be held at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, March 21, at The Hemmens...
3/16/2017
ELGIN , IL - A 76-year-old Elgin man could spend the rest of his life in prison after he was sentenced Tuesday to 15 years in prison for sexually assaulting a victim under 13 years old in 2006, the Daily Herald reports. Robert R. Jahnke, of the 1200 ......
3/14/2017
Patch.com ELGIN , IL - Stoplights at three intersections in Elgin are still not working following the power outages in the downtown area of the city on Wednesday. Those intersections are State Street (Route 31) and Chicago Street, State Street and...
3/9/2017
Patch.com ELGIN , IL - Elgin's planning and zoning commission has voted in favor of a proposed gun shop and shooting range in Elgin that caters to women. Mark Glavin of Wayne is looking to open Fox Valley Shooting Club in a currently vacant space at 780...
3/7/2017
Patch.com ELGIN , IL - Authorities are investigating the cause of a fire that caused $60,000 worth of damage to a home in the 300 block of Dundee Road in Elgin late Sunday. No one was injured in the blaze, which was reported at 9:29 p.m. by a person who...
3/6/2017
Patch.com Elgin police are asking for the public's help in tracking down two suspects accused in an early morning armed robbery in the city. Police said two male offenders are accused of following a vehicle after it made a stop, and withdrawal, at an...
2/24/2017