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Geneva teachers to see average 3.9-percent annual pay hike under 5-year deal approved by school board after strike

Geneva District 304 School Board members voted Friday to approve a new teachers contract that includes annual pay raises averaging about 3.92 percent over the duration of the five-year deal.

CHICAGO TRIBUNE - 2018-12-15 02:35:00

Recent Jobs On The Darien Job Board

Full-Time Driver Keeneyville School District 20 - Hanover Park, IL!!. Employers: head to MyPatch to post a job. No account? Click here to register instantly for an account and post a job on your Patch.

PATCH - 2018-12-14 16:21:00

5 Elgin Area Foreclosures Up For Sale

ELGIN, IL — Are you hoping to buy a new house, but don't want to break the bank? Don't rule out the foreclosures on the market. You could very well find your dream home in the rough!

PATCH - 2018-12-16 00:17:00

Where John Wayne Gacy buried the bodies, more; key sites tied to serial killer

It was 40 years ago — Dec. 21, 1978 — that John Wayne Gacy, one of the nation’s most notorious serial killers, was arrested. Within hours, investigators began finding bodies buried in his crawlspace.

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES - 2018-12-14 12:30:54

Elgin dinner brings community and homeless population together: 'Everybody needs to feel welcome'

Chef Ryan Waesche’s turkey tetrazzini kept people coming back for seconds at the Elgin Community Christmas Dinner at Hemmens Cultural Center. “We’re getting rave reviews for the pasta,” said volunteer Jim Ward as he dished out penne with peas, turkey and a thick cheesy sauce. “A lot of people have b

CHICAGO TRIBUNE - 2018-12-15 21:20:00

Woman Carjacked Outside Target In Wheaton: Cops

WHEATON, IL --- A Chicago man is being held on $500,000 bond after he allegedly carjacked a woman outside of a Target store in Wheaton Wednesday. Police say Demarion Chambers, 22, threatened the victim to get out of her car just after 9 p.m., then stole the car and fled toward West Chicago.

PATCH - 2018-12-15 08:42:00

Chicago man held on $500,000 bail in Wheaton carjacking

A Chicago man is being held on $500,000 bail in DuPage County, charged in a Thursday night carjacking in the Wheaton Target parking lot. Demarion Chambers, 22, has been charged with vehicular hijacking, identity theft and unlawful use of a credit card.

DAILY HERALD - 2018-12-14 21:56:00

Taxi driver charged with attacking, sexually assaulting a woman in Naperville

A taxi driver has been charged with sexually assaulting a woman he was driving home from a Naperville business. Sandeep Arora, 44, of Chicago, was arrested on a warrant Thursday in connection with the July 9, 2017, incident, according to a news release issued by DuPage County State’s Attorney Robert

CHICAGO TRIBUNE - 2018-12-14 23:35:00

Baseball/softball training facility open in South Elgin

An indoor training facility for baseball and softball opened last week in South Elgin, a few weeks after one opened in Elgin. Dirtbags Baseball occupies a 12,000-square-foot space at 384 Sundown Road, South Elgin. It is run by partners Jeff Bernau of South Elgin, his cousin Jim Bernau of Algonquin a

DAILY HERALD - 2018-12-14 21:52:00

Bomb threats made in Chicago area and nationwide; FBI investigating

CHICAGO (WLS) -- Several sites in the Chicago area have received bomb threats as authorities investigate a series of other threats made nationwide via email to various targets, including schools, public offices, commercial buildings and news organizations.

ABC7 CHICAGO - 2018-12-13 20:33:54

What's Happening This Weekend in Elgin?

ELGIN, IL – The holidays are in full swing, which means there will be plenty of fun events happening in the area in the coming weeks. With the weekend almost here, we've included a roundup of events happening in the coming days below that have been posted by community members on the Elgin Patch cale

PATCH - 2018-12-14 20:25:00

Letter to the editor: Elgin police officer should be fired for killing Clements, Fox Valley group says

An open letter to Elgin Police Department Chief Ana Lalley, Elgin City Manager Rick Kozal, Mayor Dave Kaptain and Elgin City Council members:. We believe the March 12, 2018, killing of DeCynthia Clements by Elgin police Lt. Chris Jensen was unjustified. Consequently, Jensen must be fired.

CHICAGO TRIBUNE - 2018-12-13 17:05:00

District 304 board approves five-year teachers contract with raises averaging 3.92 percent

Geneva Unit District 304 teachers will receive raises averaging 3.92 percent in each of the five years of a new contract approved by the school board Friday morning. Yearly salary increases range from 5.3 percent for newer teachers to 3.6 percent for more experienced teachers, including step and lan

DAILY HERALD - 2018-12-14 21:44:00

Elgin man dies in early morning crash at Route 20. Nesler Road

A 34-year-old Elgin man was killed early Wednesday after police say his semitrailer struck a light pole about 4:58 a.m. Elgin police say the man, who they have not identified, suffered fatal injuries after his truck, which appeared to be carrying junked cars, veered off the road and into the pole ne

DAILY HERALD - 2018-12-12 19:00:00

Funeral home plans to open Elgin's first crematorium

Increasing demand for cremation services has led a longtime family-owned funeral home in Elgin to want to open the city's first crematorium. Dan Symonds, owner of Symonds-Madison Funeral Home, said he and his wife plan to open the crematorium at 1330 Crispin Dr. in an industrial area on the southwes

DAILY HERALD - 2018-12-13 04:45:00

Bomb threats made in Chicago area, nationwide deemed 'not credible,' FBI says

CHICAGO (WLS) -- Several sites in the Chicago area have received bomb threats as authorities investigate a series of other threats made nationwide via email to various targets, including schools, public offices, commercial buildings and news organizations.

ABC7 CHICAGO - 2018-12-13 22:32:22

Library’s Winter Carnival Open to All Ages

A Winter Carnival will take place from 1-4 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 3, in the Program Room of the Schaumburg Township District Library, 130 S. Roselle Rd., Schaumburg. Games, crafts, photo opportunities and a cosmic puppet show will all be included in this free indoor event. No registration is necessary

CHICAGO TRIBUNE - 2018-12-14 16:31:32

District 304 board approves five-year contract with teacher raises totaling 19.6 percent

Geneva Unit District 304 teachers will receive raises averaging 3.92 percent in each of the five years of a new contract approved by the school board Friday morning. Teachers will receive additional compensation for completing additional education as part of the $6.1 million contract, the district s

DAILY HERALD - 2018-12-14 14:15:00

Teachers at District 211 could strike on Dec. 18

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. — Teachers at District 211 in the northwest suburbs could strike next week, affecting thousands of as final exams approach. Conant High School is one of five District 211 high schools, and teachers there could go on strike as early as Dec. 18.

WGNTV.COM - 2018-12-14 00:11:14

Central Illinois cereal maker shuts down

GRIDLEY, Ill. (AP) — A company that’s the largest employer in the small central Illinois village of Gridley has closed because not enough people were buying the cereal it made.

WGEM.COM - 2018-12-14 03:48:23