• Community senior center comes down
  • Cruise Nights’ summer season is winding down
  • Awards presented to campers
  • New home for Tri-Town YMCA
  • Saint Genesius Productions presents ‘Titanic–the Musical’
  • Civil War reenactment in Lombard
  • Yesfest returns to Elmhurst area; Three days of music, comedy, art, poetry, storytelling coming July 27-29
  • Community senior center comes down

    Community senior center comes down

    STEVE SPODEN PHOTOS And then it was gone A part of Lombard’s history came to an end last week. After serving for over 40 years as the home of the Lombard Community Senior Center, the “White House,” which stood at 205 W. Maple Street, was demolished. St. John’s Lutheran Church—its […]

  • Cruise Nights’ summer season is winding down

    Cruise Nights’ summer season is winding down

    STEVE SPODEN PHOTO Cruising Lombard for 20 years The Village of Lombard’s Cruise Nights and Summer Concerts season is quickly coming to a close, with only three Saturday evenings left to visit the downtown Lombard event “where hot cars are cool.” Cruise Nights are held from 6-10 p.m. along St. […]

  • Awards presented to campers

    Awards presented to campers

    CHRIS FOX PHOTO Award-winning campers The young campers in the Villa Park Parks and Recreation Department’s Junior and Adventure Summer Camp received awards last week. Friday’s camp session featured the Campers’ Choice Awards and talent show. The camp counselors created the awards and called the children onto the stage to […]

  • New home for Tri-Town YMCA

    New home for Tri-Town YMCA

    STEVE SPODEN PHOTO New home for Tri-Town YMCA Thanks to Lombard’s Calvary Episcopal Church and its rector, the Rev. Maureen O’Connor, Tri-Town YMCA has a new home. The Y staff moved during the week of June 25 into its new home in the church, located across the street from the […]

  • Saint Genesius Productions presents ‘Titanic–the Musical’

    Saint Genesius Productions presents ‘Titanic–the Musical’

    CHRIS FOX PHOTO Summer musical at Willowbrook Villa Park’s Saint Genesius Productions presented “Titanic—the Musical” at Willowbrook High School last week. The cast and crew consisted of about 100 area students in grade school, high school and college. The students and an orchestra that included high school and professional musicians […]

  • Civil War reenactment in Lombard

    Civil War reenactment in Lombard

    STEVE SPODEN PHOTO History to come alive this weekend Cannon fire will echo across Lombard again this weekend as Union and Confederate soldiers meet in battle during the Lombard Historical Society’s eighth annual Civil War Reenactment in Lombard’s Four Seasons Park on Saturday, July 28, and Sunday, July 29, from […]

  • Yesfest returns to Elmhurst area; Three days of music, comedy, art, poetry, storytelling coming July 27-29

    Yesfest returns to Elmhurst area; Three days of music, comedy, art, poetry, storytelling coming July 27-29

    Six years ago, a group of self-described “stir-crazy” performers wished they had a festival in Elmhurst where they could perform all the things they loved: original music, comedy, improv, and poetry. “Yesfest is all about creating more spaces for people to do what they love to do,” said Clark Pavlik, […]

 

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Obituary

Obituary

Rosemarie T. Cruger-Parent (Mueller) of Elmhurst, 92 Mother of Hank Cruger, Jack (Kim) Cruger, James (Marie) Cruger, Peter Cruger and Sarah (John) Vasak. Grandmother of Matthew (Brook) Cruger, Kathleen Cruger, Michael (Becky) Vasak, Thomas (Elyse) Vasak, Madeline Cruger, Jacob Cruger, Leah Cruger, Deborah Cruger and Jack Cruger. She was preceded […]

 
 

Community senior center comes down

Community senior center comes down

STEVE SPODEN PHOTOS And then it was gone A part of Lombard’s history came to an end last week. After serving for over 40 years as the home of the Lombard Community Senior Center, the “White House,” which stood at 205 W. Maple Street, was demolished. St. John’s Lutheran Church—its […]

 
 

Two developers vying for prime real estate in Lombard

Village plans to sell land on 100 block of South Main Street By Jane Charmelo Lombardian-Villa Park Review Staff Reporter Two developers made impassioned presentations to the Economic and Community Development Committee (ECDC) Monday night, Aug. 13, as to why they should be chosen to develop the property at 101-109 […]

 
 

Lombardian classifieds–August 16

Lombardian classifieds–August 16
 
 

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Lombard/Villa Park police reports–August 9

Lombard The Lombard 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. Assault, battery July 29 Brandon Tolliver, 24, […]

 
 

Lombard/Villa Park sports–August 9

Lombard/Villa Park sports–August 9

PHOTO COURTESY OF CALVIN COLLEGE Villa Park native receives her college’s highest athletic honor Setter helped Calvin to national volleyball title in 2016 Jenna Lodewyk of Villa Park recently graduated from Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Lodewyk, a standout volleyball player who helped Calvin to the 2016 NCAA Division […]

 
 

Lombardian/Out and About–August 9

Community Read brings parents, students together ‘The Things They Carried’ author to speak Aug. 22 By Jane Charmelo While some students in Glenbard District 87 have been issued a reading assignment over the summer—and others a recommendation to read—they and their parents will no doubt have something in common to […]

 
 

Lombard/Villa Park coming events–August 9

Movie in the Park with York Center Grab your lawn chairs, blankets and gather the kids for a movie night in the park with Disney Pixar’s “Coco.” Ages: all welcome. Date: Saturday, Aug. 18. Time: 8:30 p.m. Admission is free (food is available for purchase). Location: Knolls Park 1502 S. […]

 
 

Lombardian Speak Out–August 9

In the SPEAK OUT of July 26 there were two similar calls on abortion, both pro-life. The first equated the beginning of a human as a life. The second equated the fertilized egg as a person. This terminology is basically a religious position. Of course most think of abortion as […]