The following incidents were listed among the official reports of the Elgin police department.
July 31 10:24 a.m. |
From Sun-Times Media
“Grief is a form of love,” says my friend Maureen “Mo” Ryan. Best known as the LaGrange Park-based television critic for HuffPost TV, Ryan has had a rough few years that she’s dubbed the “Parent Apocalypse.”
July 31 6:15 a.m. |
Robert K. Elder
Emily Collins righted her game with three birdies over her last seven holes on the front nine and cruised to a nine-shot victory with a four-under-par 212 total at the Illinois Women’s Open.
East Dundee Police didn’t issue a press release until about 36 hours after Mildred (Dodie) Darrington’s body was discovered July 18.
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July 30 3:22 p.m. |
The story of how the passenger pigeon went from one of the most-abundant animal species on the planet to extinct — and the threat to other species — will be part of a special event Friday at the Elgin Public Museum of Natural History and Anthropology. It’s been 100 years since what is believed the last passenger pigeon died at the Cincinnati Zoo.
July 30 3:15 p.m. |
From Sun-Times Media
Two other guards were still in that van when their prisoner bolted out one of the van’s doors and ran out of their sight, his hands cuffed in front of him. Vega apparently hid for at least part of the next seven hours inside the unlocked backyard covered stairwell leading into a home’s basement.
July 30 3:10 p.m. |
Laura Crawford’s legacy to literacy is coming to life on the walls of the school where she dedicated two decades of her life.
July 30 2:15 p.m. |
While some claim that increase is due to the new River Haven/Gardiner Place housing development near routes 25 and 72, East Dundee Police Chief Terry Mee said the evidence does not support that.
July 30 12:52 p.m. |
Mee told the more than 100 people who attended Tuesday’s town meeting at the Dundee Park District Rakow Senior Center that he wouldn’t be discussing the case in-depth.
July 30 12:50 p.m. |
Owner Jim Barton said that last Thursday he and his wife found out through social media that USA BMX pulled the couple’s sanctioning, claiming the Bartons had not turned in overdue paperwork and owed money to the organization.
July 30 10:54 a.m. |
IRM trains have been used in Clint Eastwood’s “Flags of Our Fathers,” “The Babe” (with John Goodman) and “The Dollmaker” (with Jane Fonda), among other Hollywood films, and in at least four TV commercials.
July 30 10:25 a.m. |
Making his first visit to Class A affiliate Kane County Monday, Cubs owner Tom Ricketts said, “We’ve had a great experience with Kane County. I like (new owner) Dr. Bob (Froehlich) a lot. I like the facility, we like the organization.”
The businesses penalized included Marathon Gas, Santa’s Village Azoosment Park, Rosie O’Hare’s Public House, Benedict’s Eggs and More, Wal-Mart, Carol’s Corner, and Bonnie Dundee Golf Club.
July 29 4:53 p.m. |