Archive for: February, 2017

The Who’s Who in the St. Pat’s parade

The Who’s Who in the St. Pat’s parade

      2012 EAO Queen Mary O’Connor 2013 EAO Queen Bev Krohn 2014 EAO Queen Emeritus Colleen Sutherland 2015 EAO Queen – Charity Ahlgrim 2016 EAO Queen – Gail Robertson 2017 EAO Queen – Who Will it Be? 94.3 K-LOVE Radio Annie LeGere Foundation, Inc. “To the Moon and […]

 
 

Village invites residents to meetings related to referendum question

First meeting set for March 7 The Village of Villa Park will hold a pair of community outreach meetings regarding the sales-tax referendum on the ballot in the April 4 election. The meetings will take place Tuesday, March 7, and Thursday, March 23. Both meetings will begin at 6:30 p.m. […]

 
 

Bulthuis makes his case for village president

Bulthuis makes his case for village president

  Longtime trustee runs in three-way race By Chris Fox Lombardian-Villa Park Review Staff Reporter Villa Park Village Trustee Albert Bulthuis has spent the last decade on the village board. After 10 years as a trustee, he’s hoping to win this year’s election for village president. Bulthuis is running in […]

 
 

Citywide Community Church devoted to inclusivity, peace, social justice

Citywide Community Church devoted to inclusivity, peace, social justice

By Dee Longfellow For The Elmhurst Independent By now, most people realize that the former Lutheran Church on North Avenue a few blocks west of York St. was purchased and transformed into the Masonic Lodge a few years ago. Since that time, the Lodge has found others to share the […]

 
 

Questions about safety still shroud downtown daycare facility

Questions about safety still shroud downtown daycare facility

DPZ Committee members stand by Majority, Minority reports By Dee Longfellow For The Elmhurst Independent It left a number of people scratching their heads at the last City Council meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 21, when the Majority and Minority reports about the Mladenoff Day Care Conditional Use were pulled from […]

 
 

Polar Plungers to jump into frigid waters

Polar Plungers to jump into frigid waters

Oak Brook Bath & Tennis Club on Saturday, March 4,   Register online at www.plungeillinois.com   OAK BROOK, Ill. – Be a fan of brrr-avery! Support Special Olympics athletes by jumping into the waters at Oak Brook Bath & Tennis Club on Saturday, March 4. The funds raised from the Law […]

 
 

Events at Cantigny

Cantigny celebrates Women’s History Month March events include Clara Barton and Alice Paul living history performances. February 22, through March is Women’s History Month and Cantigny Park will mark the occasion with four events at the Robert R. McCormick Museum, 1 S 151 Winfield, Wheaton. All are free to attend […]

 
 

Montini Catholic’s Nicole LaMantia brings home USA Hockey Gold

Montini Catholic’s Nicole LaMantia brings home USA Hockey Gold

Montini Catholic junior, Nicole LaMantia, received a warm welcome from her high school peers upon her return to the U.S. from the Czech Republic earlier this year with a gold medal in hand. Nicole, who has been playing hockey since the ripe age of three, was selected as a member […]

 
 

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Pick of the Week — The event NOT to be missed… Sat. March 4 — The Elmhurst St. Patrick’s Day Parade The 21st annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade will step off from Wilson Street on Spring Road at 12 noon, but there will be music and other entertainment taking place […]

 
 

Community Calendar

Pick of the Week — The event NOT to be missed… Sat. March 4 — The Elmhurst St. Patrick’s Day Parade The 21st annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade will step off from Wilson Street on Spring Road at 12 noon, but there will be music and other entertainment taking place […]