• Off and running
  • A generous gift
  • 2019 Senior Man, Woman of Year named at Senior Fair
  • St. Pius X holds Fall Fest ’19
  • Shooting incident takes place in parking lot of Elmhurst Hospital
  • Special concert at Willowbrook
  • Don’t text and drive
  • Off and running

    Off and running

    CHRIS FOX PHOTO More than 200 people participated in the 12th Annual Just For Fun 5K Run and children’s 1-mile race, which took place in Villa Park on Oct. 5. Both races started and finished along the Illinois Prairie Path near the Rugaard Gazebo. The event honors the memory of […]

  • A generous gift

    A generous gift

    CHRIS FOX PHOTO Mike’s Market of Villa Park is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year. As part of the celebration, Mike’s held special events during each of the five Saturdays in August. The business at 32 S. Villa Ave. served free food to its customers during each of those events. […]

  • 2019 Senior Man, Woman of Year named at Senior Fair

    2019 Senior Man, Woman of Year named at Senior Fair

    JANE CHARMELO PHOTO The 14th annual Senior Fair, sponsored by the Village of Lombard Community Relations Committee, was held Wednesday, Oct. 2, at the Madison Meadow Athletic Center. The fair also included naming the 2019 Senior Man and Senior Woman of the Year. Pictured (left to right) are Lombard Trustee […]

  • St. Pius X holds Fall Fest ’19

    St. Pius X holds Fall Fest ’19

    CHRIS FOX/BARBARA DAWSON PHOTOS St. Pius X Parish in Lombard recently held its Fall Fest ’19. The activities on the final day of he fest included an outdoor Polka Mass, followed by a pig roast. Hundreds of people attended the Sunday Polka Mass, which was held under a large tent. […]

  • Shooting incident takes place in parking lot of Elmhurst Hospital

    Shooting incident takes place in parking lot of Elmhurst Hospital

    Man who allegedly shot daughter turns gun on himself   By Dee Longfellow For The Elmhurst Independent   On Wednesday, Oct. 2 at about 8:30 p.m., the Independent learned that police had been summoned to the parking lot of Elmhurst Memorial Hospital on the report of an alleged shooting incident. […]

  • Special concert at Willowbrook

    Special concert at Willowbrook

    SUBMITTED PHOTOS Willowbrook High School students and staff enjoyed a High School Nation concert outside of the school on Sept. 20. Hollister Co., a division of Abercrombie & Fitch, sponsors the High School Nation Tour. The tour aims to support creative expression among teens through musical festivals and programming. The […]

  • Don’t text and drive

    Don’t text and drive

    STEVE SPODEN PHOTO The perils of distracted driving was an issue that was addressed recently with Glenbard East High School Drivers Ed students. On Sept. 20, Lombard Fire Department Lt. Greg Vazquez was invited to the school to give his “The Right Direction—Don’t Text and Drive” presentation. The 31-year veteran […]

 

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