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  • Community Calendar

    Community Calendar

    Saturday, Oct. 21 The Lizzadro Museum of Lapidary Art, 220 College Hill Ave., is hosting “Olympic Rocks,” a program that starts at 10:30 a.m. for ages 10-18. Geared for middle and high school students competing in Science Olympiad tournaments, this class delves into the world of rocks and minerals. Hand […]

  • Good news on the horizon for Fly Quiet Runway Tests

    Good news on the horizon for Fly Quiet Runway Tests

    FAA representative shares vision of OMP By Dee Longfellow For The Elmhurst Independent Last week, the Independent reported that the City of Elmhurst had scheduled a public meeting at City Hall to discuss the Chicago Department of Aviation’s Fly Quiet Runway Rotation Program (RRP) on Tuesday, Oct. 3. The public […]

  • EEDC hosts special event for realtors, developers

    EEDC hosts special event for realtors, developers

    Officials offer overview of City’s recent growth, future potential By Dee Longfellow For The Elmhurst Independent A group of about 50 people including commercial and residential realtors, architects, builders and developers were invited to Red Arrow Tap in downtown Elmhurst for a presentation by the Elmhurst Economic Development Commission. “We […]

  • Community Calendar

    Community Calendar

    Pick of the Week — the event NOT to be missed! Saturday, Oct. 14 — Ignite Fitness fundraiser for ECAF From 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., a fitness competition will be held at Ignite Fitness, 263 No. York, for the Marc P. Frontier, a resident who passed away suddenly in […]

  • Ignite Fitness holds Fitness Battle competition to benefit ECAF

    Ignite Fitness holds Fitness Battle competition to benefit ECAF

    For the past three years Nicholas Karavolos, owner of Ignite Fitness located at 263 N. York St. in Elmhurst, has hosted the Marc P. Frontier Memorial Fitness Battle in honor of Marc P. Frontier, a member of the community who passed away suddenly in September of 2015. The fitness competition […]

 

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Ruby M. Lindstrom, 83

Ruby M. Lindstrom, 83

Ruby M. Lindstrom, 83, of Belvidere, IL passed away Friday, October 13, 2017, surrounded by her family. Ruby was born January 21, 1934, in Sturgeon Lake, MN, the daughter of Hartley and Augusta Cunningham Gray.  She married Eldon Lindstrom on September 24, 1955, in Rush City.  He preceded her in […]

 
 

Elmhurst Community Programs – October 2017

Elmhurst Community Programs – October 2017

Programs air on COMCAST Channel 6 and AT&T U-Verse Channel 99 Programs may also be found at ElmhurstTV.com   Celebrating 35 Years of Outstanding Community Programs 1982-2017   Elmhurst Our Kind Of Town #1406 Elmhurst Time Travelers #32 Host: Ken Bartels Special Guest: Brian Bergheger, Director, Elmhurst History Museum Sundays […]

 
 

“It’s 2017, Where is the ERA?”

“It’s 2017, Where is the ERA?”

League of Women Voters welcome speaker from Illinois NOW Join the League of Women Voters of Elmhurst on Thursday, Oct. 26 at 7 p.m. at the Elmhurst Public Library, 125 S. Prospect Ave.,  as Illinois NOW Vice President of Communications Michelle Fadeley presents information on the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) […]

 
 

Boy Scouts now allows girls; local troops anxious to welcome them

Boy Scouts now allows girls; local troops anxious to welcome them

The Boy Scouts of America has announced on October 11 that starting in 2018 they will admit girls into Cub Scouts and in 2019 will add them to Boy Scouts. However, today girls who are at least 10 to 14 years old may join the Elmhurst Exploring Club number 1 […]

 
 

New president named to DuPage County Chiefs of Police Association

New president named to DuPage County Chiefs of Police Association

On Thursday Sept. 28., Bensenville Police Chief, Frank Kosman was named president of the DuPage County Chiefs of Police Association. The oath of office was administered by former Village Attorney and now Law Judge of the 18th Judicial Circuit, Peter Ostling. “I am honored to have this opportunity and look […]

 
 

Addison Community Calendar

Addison Community Calendar

Thursday, Oct. 19 Job Fair at the library From 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., put your job-seeking skills to use and attend a Job Fair at the Addison Public Library. Meet employers looking to fill a variety of positions. Intended for ages 18 and up. Info: call 630-458-3320 or visit […]

 
 

YDAP introduces three Dukes of Distinction

YDAP introduces three Dukes of Distinction

The York Distinguished Alumni Program (YDAP) serves to recognize and honor alumni who have distinguished themselves through significant and/or extraordinary accomplishments, service and/or an outstanding contribution to society. This year, six Dukes of Distinction have been chosen by a panel of York alumni judges and will be honored on the […]

 
 

Former State Rep. arrested for alleged retail theft

Former State Rep. arrested for alleged retail theft

Sandra Pihos released after posting $1500 bond By Dee Longfellow For The Independent Late Sunday afternoon, the Independent learned that former Illinois State Representative Sandra Pihos, a Republican from Glen Ellyn, had been arrested by the Lombard Police Department for alleged retail theft on Tuesday, Sept. 26. According to circuit […]

 
 

School Board Capsules

School Board Capsules

Here’s what’s going on at School District 205 By Chris Fox For The Elmhurst. Independent The Elmhurst Community Unit School District 205 Board held a meeting on Oct. 10 at the District 205 Center, 162 S. York St. All seven board members attended the meeting. Sandburg nurse awarded ’Shining Star’ […]