• Lincoln School on soft lockdown after bullet found in restroom
  • Young man, 11, honored for saving 3-year-old sister  Performs “textbook” CPR on drowning victim until assistance arrives
  • York girls lacrosse team off to fast start  Dukes were ranked third in the state earlier last week; Defeats highly touted Montini.
  • Marta Davy loses valiant fight  Philanthropist, volunteer, community leader passes away at 58
  • Bank Robbery
 

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Lincoln School on soft lockdown after bullet found in restroom

Lincoln School on soft lockdown after bullet found in restroom

Classes carry on as police, evidence techs investigate   By Dee Longfellow For The Elmhurst Independent According to the City of Elmhurst, the Elmhurst Police Department was summoned to Lincoln Elementary School on the morning of Friday, April 29, to investigate after a small caliber bullet was found in one […]

 
 

4/28/16 Print Versions

4/28/16 Print Versions
 
 

Young man, 11, honored for saving 3-year-old sister Performs “textbook” CPR on drowning victim until assistance arrives

Young man, 11, honored for saving 3-year-old sister  Performs “textbook” CPR on drowning victim until assistance arrives

  By Dee Longfellow For The Elmhurst Independent The City of Elmhurst and the Elmhurst Fire Department took time at the City Council meeting held on Monday, April 18, to recognize a young man who went above and beyond the call when he was involved in the rescue of his […]

 
 

York girls lacrosse team off to fast start Dukes were ranked third in the state earlier last week; Defeats highly touted Montini.

York girls lacrosse team off to fast start  Dukes were ranked third in the state earlier last week; Defeats highly touted Montini.

  By Mike Miazga Correspondent The high-school lacrosse community’s eyes are wide-open when it comes to the York girls team. Through the first 11 games of the season, the Dukes sported a 9-2 record and also were 1-1 in West Suburban Conference play. Earlier last week, the state had taken […]

 
 

Community Calendar

Pick of the Week – An event NOT to be missed… Wednesday, May 4 – Heritage Foundation hosts Mid-Century Mod Cocktail Party At 7 p.m., the Elmhurst Heritage Foundation is hosting a Mid-Century Mod Cocktail Party at Pints, 112 S. York St. Channel your inner Don or Betty Draper for […]

 
 

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. Battery April 16 Officers were notified of a […]

 
 

Obituaries

John F. Hasser, 69 John F. Hasser, formerly of Fowler, Ind., and long-time Elmhurst resident, passed away on April 15, 2016, at the age of 69. He was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph and Mary Jane nee McIntyre. He is survived by his loving wife, Bettie; siblings Joe […]

 
 

PANDAS/PANS Advocacy and Support Holds Fundraiser: The PANDAS Bash!

Help Support Families Struggling with PANDAS/PANS ELMHURST- On Friday, April 29, 2016 PANDAS/PANS Advocacy and Support (PAS) is hosting The PANDAS Bash! at Fitz’s Spare Keys at 119 N. York St. in Elmhurst, Illinois. The PANDAS Bash! will feature Mike and Joe, “a modern rock cover band widely regarded as […]

 
 

Marta Davy loses valiant fight Philanthropist, volunteer, community leader passes away at 58

Marta Davy loses valiant fight  Philanthropist, volunteer, community leader passes away at 58

  By Dee Longfellow For The Elmhurst Independent Everywhere you turned, she was there. If there was a fight for what’s right, she was there. If there was an endeavor that needed leadership, she was there. Whether it was for local students of District 205 or those far away in […]

 
 

Bank Robbery

Bank Robbery

Elmhurst police are investigating a reported Bank Robbery that occurred on Tuesday, 04/19/16, at approximately 3:42 p.m. at TCF Bank, located within the Jewel Food Store at 153 E. Schiller Street, Elmhurst, Illinois. The offender entered the Jewel Store on Schiller Street and demanded money from the TCF Bank teller. […]