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At a Re-Entry Collaborative meeting, Elgin police Lt. Rick Ciganek, right, gives his cellphone number to Jermaine Jones, a parolee staying in a halfway house.
Editorial: Elgin's collaborative approach to helping parolees
A Daily Herald editorial is encouraged by Elgin Police Department's new "Re-Entry Collaborative" that partners with nonprofits to help parolees.
Baseball fans react as a young girl receives emergency attention after being hit by a line drive Wednesday at Yankee Stadium in New York.
Editorial: Cubs, White Sox, MLB must protect fans
Jim Cremeens, 69, of Elgin, started driving an ice cream truck in May. He is hoping Elgin drops its ban on ice cream trucks so he can sell close to home.
Editorial: It's time suburbs end their bans on ice cream trucks
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