• Scheduled Rock Blasting performed at the Elmhurst Quarry Friday
  • Park Board news…
  • Fenton High School Freshmen Present…
  • Chicago Woman Sentenced to 90 Days in Jail for Death of Family Cat
  • Tree is planted at Sandburg in memory of Annie LeGere
  • Scheduled Rock Blasting performed at the Elmhurst Quarry Friday

    Scheduled Rock Blasting performed at the Elmhurst Quarry Friday

    Elmhurst, IL —  Scheduled Rock Blasting was performed at the Elmhurst Quarry on Friday September 16th at 4:25 p.m. Ludwig Explosives, a contractor who has been hired by the City of Elmhurst, performed the scheduled rock blasting in conjunction with the Walnut/Myrtle/Evergreen Stormwater Improvement Project. The contractor sounded a series of […]

  • Park Board news…

    Park Board news…

    Here’s what’s going on at the Elmhurst Park District… By Chris Fox For The Elmhurst Independent The Elmhurst Park District Board held a regular meeting on Sept. 12 at the district’s administrative building at 375 W. First Street. All seven commissioners attended the meeting. There were no public comments. Lakota […]

  • Fenton High School Freshmen Present…

    Fenton High School Freshmen Present…

     The Emperor’s New Clothes THURSDAY September 15 7:00 PM * FHS Auditorium Admission is FREE (please note that date on previous information was incorrectly listed as September 16)  

  • Chicago Woman Sentenced to 90 Days in Jail for Death of Family Cat

    Chicago Woman Sentenced to 90 Days in Jail for Death of Family Cat

    Judge bans her from owning companion animal for life   WHEATON – DuPage County State’s Attorney Robert B. Berlin announced today that Kelly Palermo, 51, (d.o.b. 9/15/1964) of 5932 N. Ozanam, Chicago, has been sentenced to ninety days in the DuPage County Jail for her role in the stabbing death […]

  • Tree is planted at Sandburg in memory of Annie LeGere

    Tree is planted at Sandburg in memory of Annie LeGere

    By Dee Longfellow For The Elmhurst Independent Following a long process in Springfield spearheaded by State Sen. Chris Nybo (R-Elmhurst), dignitaries at the local and state and county level gathered to celebrate the passage of the Annie LeGere Law by planting a tree at Sandburg Middle School.   The event […]

 

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Obituaries

Sylvia L. Feil Sylvia L. Feil, nee Goebel, a proud lifelong resident of Elmhurst, passed away recently. Beloved wife of the late Eugene Feil; loving mother of Eugene “Gene” (Linda) Feil Jr. and April (Russell) Minton; grandmother of Stephen (Kelly) Feil and Taylor Minton; great grandmother of Megan and Nicholas […]

 
 

Sandra R. Walker, Chi Gong healer, operatic soprano, dead at 68

Sandra R. Walker, Chi Gong healer, operatic soprano, dead at 68

Sandra R. Walker, née Polkow, 68, a Tong Rong therapist and operatic soprano, died suddenly in her sleep on September 8 in her Naperville home. The daughter of late frozen food pioneer Marvin R. Polkow and late nurse Elaine M. Polkow, Ms. Walker was born on December 17, 1947 in […]

 
 

Obituaries

Louise Hamilton, 98 Louise Hamilton, nee Smith, a resident of Elmhurst since 1947, passed away Sept. 15, 2016, at the age of 98. She was married to the late Willis Beatty Hamilton and was his loving companion and the joy of his life for over 73 years. Her memory will […]

 
 

Scheduled Rock Blasting performed at the Elmhurst Quarry Friday

Scheduled Rock Blasting performed at the Elmhurst Quarry Friday

Elmhurst, IL —  Scheduled Rock Blasting was performed at the Elmhurst Quarry on Friday September 16th at 4:25 p.m. Ludwig Explosives, a contractor who has been hired by the City of Elmhurst, performed the scheduled rock blasting in conjunction with the Walnut/Myrtle/Evergreen Stormwater Improvement Project. The contractor sounded a series of […]

 
 

Park Board news…

Park Board news…

Here’s what’s going on at the Elmhurst Park District… By Chris Fox For The Elmhurst Independent The Elmhurst Park District Board held a regular meeting on Sept. 12 at the district’s administrative building at 375 W. First Street. All seven commissioners attended the meeting. There were no public comments. Lakota […]

 
 

Elmhurst Sports Report

IC Catholic Prep football team moves to 4-0 with 72-0 rout of Chicago Christian York girders lose to Hinsdale Central; Dukes’ boys cross-country team victorious. By Mike Miazga Correspondent The IC Catholic Prep football team spread the wealth during its recent 72-0 rout of Chicago Christian in Metro Suburban Conference […]

 
 

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. Assault Sept. 13 Oliver Noel, 20, of Elmhurst, […]

 
 

Community Calendar

Pick of the Week – An event NOT to be missed… Saturday, Sept. 24 Cast, crew of Tony & Tina’s Wedding at K of C Navarro Catering & Events is bringing the professional cast and crew of Tony & Tina’s Wedding to Elmhurst for a one-night-only performance at the Knights of […]

 
 

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