• Sidewalk chalk
  • A pink T-shirt fundraiser
  • Heading north
York graduate Billy Paschen (pictured) and Dukes teammate Christopher Lee will continue their hockey careers at the juniors level with the Cochrane (Ontario) Crunch of the Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League. Both were all-state players while at York.
  • Cullerton indicted
  • History in the making
  • Feds: State senator collected pay and benefits for ‘little or no work’
  • Big Boy No. 4014 draws a crowd
  • Sidewalk chalk

    Sidewalk chalk

    CHRIS FOX PHOTO The Villa Park Community Pride Commission held its annual sidewalk chalk event on Sunday outside of Villa Park Village Hall. Children colorfully decorated the sidewalk squares outside of the building. One photo from Sunday shows Villa Park siblings (left to right) William and Molly Borshell, ages 2 […]

  • A pink T-shirt fundraiser

    A pink T-shirt fundraiser

    STEVE SPODEN PHOTO The public is invited to purchase a pink “Firefighters for a Cure” T-shirt to help Lombard firefighters raise funds again this year to benefit the Bhorade Cancer Center at Good Samaritan Hospital. The annual fundraiser coincides with October as Breast Cancer Awareness month. The T-shirts may be […]

  • Heading north
York graduate Billy Paschen (pictured) and Dukes teammate Christopher Lee will continue their hockey careers at the juniors level with the Cochrane (Ontario) Crunch of the Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League. Both were all-state players while at York.

    York hockey players Paschen and Lee sign Canadian juniors contracts

    All-staters headed to Cochrane, Ontario to continue careers By Mike Miazga CORRESPONDENT Former York hockey players Billy Paschen and Christopher Lee are taking their games to the next level. Paschen and Lee have signed contracts to play for the Cochrane Crunch in the Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League, regarded as […]

  • Cullerton indicted

    Cullerton indicted

    CHRIS FOX FILE PHOTO A federal grand jury indicted Illinois State Sen. Tom Cullerton (D-Villa Park) last week. Cullerton, who represents the 23rd District, was indicted for allegedly receiving about $275,000 in salary and benefits from the Teamsters between 2013 and 2016, while doing little or no work. According to […]

  • History in the making

    History in the making

    STEVE SPODEN PHOTO A special historic photograph was made Aug. 1 by photographer Doug White during the celebration of Lombard’s sesquicentennial anniversary at the Lombard Historical Society Victorian Cottage. During the celebration’s ice cream social event, attendees were invited to gather on the front porch and lawn of the cottage […]

  • Feds: State senator collected pay and benefits for ‘little or no work’

    Feds: State senator collected pay and benefits for ‘little or no work’

    Villa Park Dem Tom Cullerton indicted on 41 counts of embezzlement and false medical statements By REBECCA ANZEL Capitol News Illinois ranzel@capitolnewsillinois.com SPRINGFIELD — An Illinois state senator was formally accused of collecting a salary as well as health and pension benefits from a labor union “for which he did […]

  • Big Boy No. 4014 draws a crowd

    Big Boy No. 4014 draws a crowd

    CHRIS FOX PHOTO A crowd of people lined the area’s Union Pacific Railroad tracks on Friday afternoon to see Union Pacific’s Big Boy No. 4014. The steam locomotive is pictured as it passes Addison Road in Villa Park. Big Boy No. 4014 was delivered to Union Pacific in 1941. It […]

 

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