Man Killed In Motorcycle Crash In ElginA 45-year-old man was riding a 2012 Harley Davidson motorcycle south on Center Street when he lost control of the bike, struck a curb and utility pole at Dexter Avenue, police said.
Elgin Gas Station Robbed At GunpointOfficers were called at 8:07 p.m. to the Circle K gas station at 460 S. McLean Boulevard for reports of an armed robbery, according to a statement from Elgin police. A man had walked into the store, displayed a handgun and demanded cash from the register before running away.
Algae On Fox River Causes Taste, Odor Issues For Elgin Tap WaterA foul smell and taste in the water in Elgin should be gone in the next couple days.
Elgin Arts Commission Recommends Removing Mural Of LynchingThe mural is a replica of a picture taken in 1930 in which a white crowd watches a lynching of two black men in Indiana.
Driver Takes Wrong Turn, Damaging Elgin BallfieldsElgin police say a 74-year-old Hoffman Estates woman made a wrong turn yesterday and took out parts of three fences and a flagpole at the Elgin National Little League fields.
100 Teachers, Staff To Retire From Elgin School DistrictWednesday is the last day of work for more than 100 teachers, bus drivers, administrators, and others who are retiring from Illinois’ second largest school district, U-46 in Elgin.
Controversial Elgin Mural Will Be Moved, For NowThe painting is a callback to a disturbing lynch-mob image. City officials will determine its fate next month.
Elgin Surprised By Lynch-Mob Image In Diversity MuralSome are calling for the longtime public painting to be removed. CBS 2's Sandra Torres reports.
Elgin Man Charged With Threatening Gov. Rauner Via VoicemailA northwest suburban man has been accused of leaving a death threat for Governor Bruce Rauner in a voicemail over the weekend.
Elgin Church Offering Drive-Up Communion On ThursdayA downtown Elgin church is putting a new spin on taking the church to the people with drive-by or drive-up communion.
Man Robs Bank In Elgin A man robbed a bank Saturday morning in northwest suburban Elgin.
Woman Charged With Robbing McDonald’s In ElginShannon Aasen, 41, faces one count of aggravated robbery indicating she was armed with a firearm, a Class 1 felony, according to a statement from Elgin police.