• Annual tree lighting comes to Wilder Park Dec. 8
  • Numbers don’t lie
  • Special Kids Day Holiday Party coming Dec. 7
  • Police arrest three for passing counterfeit bills
  • IC Catholic Prep football team wins state championship
  • Annual tree lighting comes to Wilder Park Dec. 8

    Annual tree lighting comes to Wilder Park Dec. 8

    ELMHURST – Join the Elmhurst Park District to kick off the holiday season with the Annual Old-Fashioned Tree Lighting in Wilder Park on Thursday, December 8 at 5:30 p.m. Featuring holiday carols, a special visitor from the North Pole, children’s activities in Wilder Mansion and live reindeer, the tree lighting […]

  • Numbers don’t lie

    Numbers don’t lie

    IC Catholic Prep football team posted some eye-opening statistics this season. By Mike Miazga Correspondent The IC Catholic Prep football team’s run to the Class 3A state championship was an impressive one to say the least. And the Knights have the statistics to back it up. IC Catholic Prep went […]

  • Special Kids Day Holiday Party coming Dec. 7

    Special Kids Day Holiday Party coming Dec. 7

    Those with special needs and their families invited to Wilder Mansion By Dee Longfellow For The Elmhurst Independent On Wednesday, Dec. 7 from 3:30-8 p.m., children with special needs and their families are invited to Wilder Mansion, 211 So. Prospect, for the annual Special Kids Day Holiday Party. The party […]

  • Police arrest three for passing counterfeit bills

    Police arrest three for passing counterfeit bills

    Suspects charged with felony forgery By Dee Longfellow For The Elmhurst Independent On Monday afternoon, Nov. 28, the Independent learned that on November 15 at 8 p.m., the Elmhurst police responded to the 100 block of York Road, where a male subject had attempted to pass a counterfeit $100-dollar bill […]

  • IC Catholic Prep football team wins state championship

    IC Catholic Prep football team wins state championship

    Knights close out perfect campaign with another blowout victory. By Mike Miazga Correspondent Perfection! Domination! Those are the two words that sum up the IC Catholic Prep football team’s 2016 season. The Knights put the bow on a perfect 14-0 season with a 43-0 victory over Carlinville in the Class […]

 

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Annual tree lighting comes to Wilder Park Dec. 8

Annual tree lighting comes to Wilder Park Dec. 8

ELMHURST – Join the Elmhurst Park District to kick off the holiday season with the Annual Old-Fashioned Tree Lighting in Wilder Park on Thursday, December 8 at 5:30 p.m. Featuring holiday carols, a special visitor from the North Pole, children’s activities in Wilder Mansion and live reindeer, the tree lighting […]

 
 

Community Calendar

Pick of the Week – An event NOT to be missed… Saturday, Dec. 10 — Kids go holiday shopping at Wilder Mansion From 1-4 p.m., kids are invited to Wilder Mansion to shop for all their favorite people on their holiday shopping list. Elves are setting up Santa’s Secret Workshop […]

 
 

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 Nov. 30 • Kevin Bradley, 45, of […]

 
 

Numbers don’t lie

Numbers don’t lie

IC Catholic Prep football team posted some eye-opening statistics this season. By Mike Miazga Correspondent The IC Catholic Prep football team’s run to the Class 3A state championship was an impressive one to say the least. And the Knights have the statistics to back it up. IC Catholic Prep went […]

 
 

Obituaries

Susan Penrod Villapiano, 55 Susan Penrod Villapiano, 55, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2016, after a long and courageous battle with breast cancer. By her side were her best friend and husband Phil, the love of her life, her son Michael, her sister Mary, her brother Bob and […]

 
 

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Special Kids Day Holiday Party coming Dec. 7

Special Kids Day Holiday Party coming Dec. 7

Those with special needs and their families invited to Wilder Mansion By Dee Longfellow For The Elmhurst Independent On Wednesday, Dec. 7 from 3:30-8 p.m., children with special needs and their families are invited to Wilder Mansion, 211 So. Prospect, for the annual Special Kids Day Holiday Party. The party […]

 
 

Community Calendar

Pick of the Week – An event NOT to be missed… Friday, Dec. 2 – History Museum presents Jolly Old St. Nick concert From 7-8:15 p.m., the Elmhurst History Museum presents a Jolly Old St. Nicholas Concert at Yorkfield Presbyterian Church, 1099 S. York St. Celebrate Elmhurst’s German roots with […]

 
 

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 or defacement to property/vehicle/criminal trespass to […]

 
 

Obituaries

Karl Zerfoss, 92 Karl Zerfoss, an Elmhurst resident for nearly 50 years, died peacefully November 15, 2016, at the Oakbrook Health Care Center at the age of 92. He had been ailing for the past four years. Karl served as a T 5 radio operator in the 397th Regiment of […]