• Redeemer Lutheran drops a shocker at P&Z Committee meeting
  • City Centre Holiday Block Party is Sat.
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  • York legend Newton dies at 88
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  • Redeemer Lutheran drops a shocker at P&Z Committee meeting

    Redeemer Lutheran drops a shocker at P&Z Committee meeting

    Church officials to modify plan, appear again before Zoning Commission By Dee Longfellow For The Elmhurst Independent In last week’s edition, the Elmhurst Independent ran a story about the Nov. 29th meeting of the neighbors who live around Redeemer Lutheran and their concerns about the church’s upcoming plans to reconstruct […]

  • City Centre Holiday Block Party is Sat.

    City Centre Holiday Block Party is Sat.

    Reminder: City Centre Holiday Block Party is Sat. Elmhurst City Centre has plans in the works for a Hometown Holiday Block Party on Saturday, Dec. 16 from 4 – 8 p.m. in the City Centre Plaza. There will be a live band and a dj, free kiddie train rides, and, […]

  • Community Calendar

    Community Calendar

    Pick of the Week The event NOT to be missed… Saturday, Dec. 16 Sunday, Dec. 17 Beginning at 7 p.m. each evening, Elmhurst Community Choir and Orchestra will present its third annual “Christmas in Elmhurst” concert in York High School’s auditorium.  Doors will open 30 minutes prior to the concerts. […]

  • York legend Newton dies at 88

    York legend Newton dies at 88

    Internationally known cross-country and track-and-field coach touched thousands of lives By Mike Miazga Correspondent Retired York High School coaching legend Joe Newton died early Saturday, Dec. 9 at his home in Goodyear, Ariz. Newton was 88 years old. Newton’s son, Thomas, posted the following message on Facebook page regarding his […]

  • Park Board Capsules…

    Park Board Capsules…

    Here’s what’s going on at the Elmhurst Park District By Chris Fox For The Elmhurst Independent The Elmhurst Park District Board held a regular meeting on Nov. 27 at the district’s administrative office at 375 W. First Street. Commissioner Patricia Morissette-Moll was absent from the meeting. There were no public […]

 

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Marjorie F. Hernandez age, 95

Marjorie F. Hernandez age 95, of Villa Park, IL. Beloved wife of the late Val Hernandez.Loving mother of Mark (Dawn) and Michael (Annette) Hernandez.Dearest grandmother of Rose, Stephanie, Jaime, Joseph and Thomas.Fond sister of the late JoAnn (William) Pedersen. Dear aunt of many. Visitation was on Monday, December 11, 2017  at […]

 
 

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Henry J. Piermattei, 86

Henry J. Piermattei, of Villa Park, passed away recently at the age of 86. Beloved husband of the late Norine nee Elwood, loving father of Janice (the late Edward) Francour and Jill (Dan) Casey, dear grandfather of Kevin and Jillian Francour, Colleen (Reed) Wilcox, fond brother of the late Elaine […]

 
 

Elizabeth “Betty” Gerstner, 100

Elizabeth “Betty” Louise (Cromey) Gerstner, beloved matriarch of four generations, died December 4, 2017, of natural causes at her home in Villa Park. Born December 2, 1917, in North Judson, Ind., one of six children to Frank Cromey and Theresa (Patzke) Cromey, Mrs. Gerstner grew up on a farm in […]

 
 

Arthur Richard Elton, 90

Arthur Richard Elton, a 43-year resident of Villa Park, passed away recently at the age of 90. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, who served during WWII and of the Air Force in the Korean War. Beloved husband of the late Noreen nee Krisky.Loving father of Pamela (Randy) […]

 
 

Redeemer Lutheran drops a shocker at P&Z Committee meeting

Redeemer Lutheran drops a shocker at P&Z Committee meeting

Church officials to modify plan, appear again before Zoning Commission By Dee Longfellow For The Elmhurst Independent In last week’s edition, the Elmhurst Independent ran a story about the Nov. 29th meeting of the neighbors who live around Redeemer Lutheran and their concerns about the church’s upcoming plans to reconstruct […]

 
 

Elmhurst Police Reports

Elmhurst Police Reports

     The Elmhurst Police Department recently reported the following arrests and citations. Readers are reminded that an arrest does not constitute a conviction, and that subjects are considered innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law. Juveniles age 17-or-younger are not named.  Criminal damage to property, criminal trespass to […]

 
 

City Centre Holiday Block Party is Sat.

City Centre Holiday Block Party is Sat.

Reminder: City Centre Holiday Block Party is Sat. Elmhurst City Centre has plans in the works for a Hometown Holiday Block Party on Saturday, Dec. 16 from 4 – 8 p.m. in the City Centre Plaza. There will be a live band and a dj, free kiddie train rides, and, […]

 
 

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Pick of the Week The event NOT to be missed… Saturday, Dec. 16 Sunday, Dec. 17 Beginning at 7 p.m. each evening, Elmhurst Community Choir and Orchestra will present its third annual “Christmas in Elmhurst” concert in York High School’s auditorium.  Doors will open 30 minutes prior to the concerts. […]

 
 

Police Reports

Police Reports

Area Police Departments recently reported the following arrests and citations. Readers are reminded that an arrest does not constitute a conviction, and that subjects are considered innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law. Juveniles age 17-or-younger are not named. Addison Dec. 7 Mark R. Jankiewicz, 49, of Addison, […]