The fire started around 9 a.m. at a home in the 100 block of Beck Avenue in South Elgin.
Longtime South Elgin Village President Jim Hansen died Friday night, succumbing to lung cancer, according to village officials. He was 53.
Three people were seriously injured Wednesday when two cars collided head-on in northwest suburban South Elgin.
Investigators determined the blaze had started in the kitchen, where a burner on the stove had been switched on. When the owner arrived, he had an explanation.
A northwest suburban man already serving prison time on child pornography charges will be behind bars for a much longer time after being sentenced for the sexual assault of a young girl he knew.
You can’t buy a cup of Coca-Cola from a soda fountain without it passing through a Hoffer valve made in South Elgin.
Treacherous, ice-covered roads early Thursday were blamed for numerous serious accidents across the Chicago area.
Metra commuters can expect more delays during their morning commute Friday, a day after the fiery freight train derailment that halted the Milwaukee District-West line near Bartlett.
Daniella Rose Vaca had been riding in a tube with two other children when a boat ran into it.
Police found a total of 700 pounds of marijuana in a home and car in South Elgin late last week, in what amounted to the biggest drug bust in the town’s history.
Two St. Charles teens could spend as much as three years in jail for pretending to be police officers.
A northwest suburban man sentenced to three years in prison Thursday for possession of child pornography faces more than 100 years in prison if convicted of having sexual contact with a child.
A woman accused of running prostitution from her spa had her bail set at $20,000 on Wednesday.
Two teenagers have been arrested and charged with setting fires in the restroom at a South Elgin high school.
Fire officials responded to the Elgin O’Hare Commerce Center Friday afternoon, when many workers there became sick from carbon monoxide.
A woman who runs a South Elgin cat shelter has been ordered to return a $50,000 grant she won in a contest.
Police in South Elgin intercepted a large shipment of cannabis on Wednesday at a shipping company in the northwest suburb.
More than two decades in the making, a new bridge across the Fox River is expected to bring more business to the area.
Here is a heartbreaking story about friendship and classic cars.
Acidic industrial detergent dumped in a sewer drain flowed into stream in South Elgin.