Archive for: April, 2017

PANDAS/PANS Advocacy and Support Holds Fundraiser: The PANDAS Bash!

PANDAS/PANS Advocacy and Support Holds Fundraiser: The PANDAS Bash!

Help Support Families Struggling with PANDAS/PANS On Saturday, April 29, PANDAS/PANS Advocacy and Support (PAS) is hosting The PANDAS Bash! at Fitz’s Spare Keysat 119 N. York St. in Elmhurst, Illinois. The PANDAS Bash! will feature a silent auction, raffles, the ever-popular photo booth and more – including terrific music […]

 
 

Park District holds open house for public input

Park District holds open house for public input

Feedback sought for Vision 2020 Focus on the Future The Elmhurst Park District is hosting two more open house events to garner public input about Vision 2020, Focus on the Future, the Park Board’s in-depth comprehensive and strategic planning process. There will be two events held on Thursday, May 4. […]

 
 

District 205 recognizes recently-elected Board members

District 205 recognizes recently-elected Board members

District 205 recognizes recently-elected Board members On Tuesday, April 25, the newly elected members of the Elmhurst District 205 Board of Education were seated. They include incumbents Jim Collins and Margaret Harrell, as well as newcomer Kara Caforio. You may read about Mr. Collins and Dr. Harrell, as well as […]

 
 

The Nitty Gritty of Marketing Yourself as an Artist

The Nitty Gritty of Marketing Yourself as an Artist

The Nitty Gritty of Marketing Yourself as an Artist The Nitty Gritty of Marketing Yourself as an Artist, is two separate events featuring speakers who will share their professional insight and advice about how to successfully position yourself as a creative artist. The events take place from 4 -5 pm […]

 
 

Elmhurst College awards honorary degrees to radio host, bandleader

Elmhurst College awards honorary degrees to radio host, bandleader

Recognition for Terri Hemmert, Doc Severinsen On Saturday, May 27, during the Elmhurst College commencement exercises, the Board of Trustees will confer honorary doctoral degrees on two people who have spent their lives sharing the gift of music, and who have special connections to the College. They are alumna and […]

 
 

DuPage County Celebrates Arbor Day with YMCA Preschool Program

DuPage County Celebrates Arbor Day with YMCA Preschool Program

DuPage County Celebrates Arbor Day with YMCA Preschool Program  DuPage County officials celebrated Arbor Day by planting a tree with the B.R. Ryall YMCA of Northwestern DuPage County in Glen Ellyn. “The planting and care of trees are among the many strategies set forth in the County’s Cool DuPage program. […]

 
 

“Music as One” released by the York Album Project

“Music as One” released by the York Album Project

The York Album Project will be celebrating the release of their third album “Music as One” 2017 on Saturday, May 6 at 12 noon at Schuba’s Tavern, 3159 N. Southport Ave., Chicago. Several groups from York High School will be performing original music. Tickets are available at the door for […]

 
 

4/27/17 Print Versions

 
 

Former police officer Joe Winkler dies at 81

Former police officer Joe Winkler dies at 81

A release was issued by the office of Police Chief Michael Ruth on Friday, April 21, former Elmhurst Police Officer Joseph R. Winkler passed away on April 19, 2017, following a brief illness. He was 81 years old. Joe joined the police department in Elmhurst in 1958 and served the […]

 
 

Ride the trolley to free fun during the 21st Annual Elmhurst Museum Day on May 21

Ride the trolley to free fun during the 21st Annual Elmhurst Museum Day on May 21

Many Chicago area museum goers don’t realize that Elmhurst is home to three unique museums all within walking distance from one another—the Elmhurst Art Museum, Elmhurst History Museum, and Lizzadro Museum of Lapidary Art. This special connection positions the City of Elmhurst as a cultural arts haven in the western […]