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2011-09-07 09:00:00

ELGIN, Texas, Sept. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Trikeenan Tileworks is a manufacturer of art tile, ceramic tile and glazed thin-brick with plants in New Hampshire and New York. Elgin Butler is an established and successful manufacturer of structural tile based in Austin, Texas. Also, Elgin Butler is the owner of McIntyre Tile, a premier art-tile manufacturer based in California. After a full year of protection from its creditors under Chapter 11 of the Bankruptcy Code, Trikeenan will...

2010-12-10 00:00:37

On December 8, 2010, Fabric Images, Inc.® moves into its new manufacturing and creative home. Understanding the increase demand for fabric architecture and displays offering Fabric Images, Inc.® responds with the creation of a new 200,00 sq. ft. manufacturing plant to meet the needs of the future. Elgin, IL (PRWEB) December 8, 2010 Fabric Images, Inc.® is announcing the expansion and relocation of its headquarters in Elgin, Illinois. On December 8, 2010, Fabric Images,...

2009-02-04 16:33:00

ELGIN, Ill., Feb. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Because of the economic downturn, the City of Elgin has joined with Congressman Bill Foster, Senator Richard Durbin and other members of its Congressional delegation to urge Washington to pass a public works, infrastructure-based stimulus bill. Its passage could create hundreds of jobs in Elgin alone. The economic crisis is increasingly curtailing the ability of Elgin to proceed with capital projects. Homes in foreclosure have triggered a...

2008-09-19 21:00:15

By Jerry Turnquist One of Elgin's most historic buildings is about to look even more historic. In the next few weeks, the First Congregational Church of Elgin - a church that traces its roots to the city's founder, and whose building has served as a community center equivalent to the Hemmens Cultural Center - will launch a campaign to restore its 1960s wing. This will result in a building that is a better historical fit on the outside, and more functional on the inside. Looking historic...

2008-07-11 21:00:21

By The Observer, La Grande, Ore. Jul. 11--ELGIN -- Mayor Carmen Gentry announced Wednesday that the City of Elgin has received an additional $4,000 in private donations for the Elgin Family Clinic, leaving a balance of $19,500 to raise. Earlier this week, Darrin Larvik of the City Garbage Service contacted the mayor, offering a generous donation toward the clinic fundraising effort. "He said that since City Garbage services Elgin, they wanted to be a partner in helping the community,"...

2008-06-30 21:02:44

By Trish Yerges, The Observer, La Grande, Ore. Jun. 30--ELGIN -- Mayor Carmen Gentry has announced that Oregon Health & Science University will continue providing staff and support to the Elgin Family Clinic through August. "They are extending (their support) to us until the end of August so we can continue to work on getting the last bit of money we need," Gentry said Friday. The city of Elgin has raised $93,500 to date and is actively seeking funding sources for the remaining...

2008-06-24 02:30:14

By Dick Mason, The Observer, La Grande, Ore. Jun. 23--Retired Enterprise educator Larry Christman returned from an Alaskan cruise with his wife Anne last week to learn that the Elgin School District wants him to drop anchor in its waters.There was a message on his answering machine asking if he would be interested in serving as Elgin's interim superintendent for the third time since 2000. Christman is accepting the offer to dive in. On Friday the Elgin School Board named him...

2007-04-19 21:00:27

Each year, the Club Guadalupano of Elgin honors outstanding graduating Hispanic students and two adults who have contributed to the community. Its 13th Annual Latino Awards Banquet was Saturday night. All of these students rank in the high percentages of their high school classes, but also excel in community service. Zoilo Santiago Memorial Awards - Micaela Shawlee, Bartlett High School Service, activities: Coordinated volunteer group of students to work at local pet store to help...