Archive for: October, 2017

Bond set at $1.5 million for man accused of road rage shooting

Bond set at $1.5 million for man accused of road rage shooting

State’s Attorney praises Elmhurst police for work on case By Dee Longfellow For The Elmhurst Independent On the afternoon of Saturday, Oct. 28, the Independent learned that an incident of apparent road rage took place, resulting in a man being shot in the face by another driver. Police were called […]

 
 

Timothy Christian girls volleyball team reaches regional final

Timothy Christian girls volleyball team reaches regional final

Trojans break 20-win barrier once again; Tracy Westra named MSC Red MVP. By Mike Miazga Correspondent The Timothy Christian girls volleyball team saw its 2017 season come to a conclusion after a 27-29, 25-18 25-21 loss to host Fenwick in the championship match of the Class 3A Fenwick regional. Tracy […]

 
 

York boys soccer team finishes season with 13 wins

York boys soccer team finishes season with 13 wins

Dukes place three on all-conference team; Reinhofer named all-sectional. By Mike Miazga Correspondent Overall, York boys soccer coach Lukasz Majewski can’t complain about what his squad accomplished this season. The Dukes finished the year 13-9 overall, went 3-3 in West Suburban Conference Silver Division play and advanced to a Class […]

 
 

York’s Cartis and Nikoleit finish season at state tennis finals

York’s Cartis and Nikoleit finish season at state tennis finals

Dukes finish with school-record 23 victories; Fonorow goes 31-8 By Mike Miazga Correspondent All in all, it was a highly successful season for the York girls tennis team. The Dukes broke the program record for victories in a season by going 23-12 in dual matches. “I was pleased with the […]

 
 

York High School Player of the Week

York High School Player of the Week

Sean MacGregor York Boys Cross Country MacGregor finished ninth at the recent Class 3A Lake Park sectional to help the York boys cross-country team qualify for yet another state finals meet. MacGregor and the Dukes will run in Peoria in the Class 3A finals Saturday.

 
 

Keeping a routine

Keeping a routine

Sean MacGregor helps York boys cross-country team reach state once again. By Mike Miazga Correspondent When it’s race day, York senior boys cross-country runner Sean MacGregor doesn’t deviate from his routine. “Depending on the meet, I’ll wake up at 7 a.m., and I usually stick with a bagel and maybe […]

 
 

Marion Zimmerman, 97

Marion Zimmerman, 97

Marion Rose Zimmerman (nee Meyer), of Melrose Park, passed away on October 22, 2017, at the age of 97. Marion was born in Quincy on January 6, 1920 and was married to John Zimmerman on June 25, 1938. They were married for 60 years. Marion worked in the offices of […]

 
 

Michael K. Heinzel, 62

Michael K. Heinzel, 62, of Elmhurst, passed away recently at the age of 62.  Beloved husband of Margarita Heinzel; loving father of Christian Heinzel; dear son of Agnes and the late Paul; brother of Ronald (Stephany) Heinzel, Mark (Diane) Heinzel and Beth (Scott Bauer) Rock; uncle of Olivia Zwierski-Moran, Sam […]

 
 

Vera Zikuda, 94

Vera Zikuda nee Slepicka, of Naperville and formerly of Oak Brook, passed away recently at the age of 94. Beloved wife of the late Zdenek; beloved mother of Dennis (Claudia) Zikuda; grandmother of Mike (Nancy) Zikuda; great grandmother of Jennifer (Shawn) Chase and Sara and Nicholas Zikuda; great great grandmother […]

 
 

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Pick of the Week The event NOT to be missed Wilder Holiday Market Friday and Saturday, Nov. 3-4 The 7th annual Holiday Market returns to Wilder Mansion, bringing holiday shoppers a wide selection of one-of-a-kind art, jewelry, handbags, glass, ceramics, fashion, photography, gourmet food and unique holiday gifts. Hours are […]