Elgin Man Charged With Stealing $210 In CigarettesAn Elgin man has been charged with stealing 30 packs of cigarettes from a business earlier this month in the northwest suburb.
Henry Sembdner Recovers From Violent School AttackFamily and friends rally around the 12-year-old as he recovers from being severely beaten by another student at Kenyon Woods Middle School.
Woman Drives Into Fox River After Hitting PedestrianCrews launched a boat team to pull the woman from the vehicle. She and the pedestrian were taken to a hospital.
5 Families Displaced By Fire At Elgin Apartment BuildingFirefighters responded shortly before 3 p.m. and found smoke in a basement laundry room of the building in the 300 block of Kathleen Drive, according to the Elgin Fire Department.
Elgin VFW Selling Its Building, Will Try To Rebound ElsewhereVFW Post 1307 will continue to exist, just in a different form and in a different place that hasn’t yet been determined. WBBM's Bernie Tafoya reports.
75 Percent Of Homes In Elgin Neighborhood Lacked Working Smoke AlarmsA fire chief said he discovered a frightening and dangerous lack of working smoke detectors in homes in a suburban neighborhood after a fire left several people homeless last week.
17-Year-Old Charged In Fatal Shooting In ElginThe boy, who was not identified because of his age, faces two counts of first-degree murder, according to a statement from Elgin police.
Four Brothers And Sisters Escape House Fire In ElginFirefighters rescued two teenage sisters from a house fire early Tuesday in west suburban Elgin, after the sisters sent their brothers running out of the home.
Elgin Man Gets Six Years For Sexual Assault Of ChildA northwest suburban man has been sentenced to six years in prison for sexually assaulting a child he knew at an Elgin park last year.
Snapchat Photo Leads To Man’s Arrest In Beating Of 3-year-oldA northwest suburban man has been charged with hitting a 3-year-old girl in the face with a belt in Elgin after someone tipped off investigators about a Snapchat photo they had received showing the attack, police said.
Fire Causes $150K In Damage To Elgin Dollar StoreA fire Friday night caused $150,000 in damage to a northwest suburban Elgin dollar store.
Gifted Academy In Elgin Closing At End Of School Year“This is a bomb dropped on us on Monday, and we’ve been brainstorming. What are we going to do? So we’re trying everything we can to see if we can save this,” said Ron Woodruff, whose son is in kindergarten at Da Vinci.