Archive for: February, 2018

Lufkin Pool issue revisited Resolutions to repair, demolish both on agenda.

by Paul DelGuidice for The Villa Park Independent After two votes not to fund repairs of Lufkin Pool in November, followed in the last three months by vociferous calls to ‘Save Lufkin Pool’ from many residents, the Villa Park Board of Trustees revisited the question at their Feb. 26 meeting. […]


Visitation 8th Grade A Boys Basketball wins championship

Visitation 8th Grade A Boys Basketball wins championship

Visitation School’s 8th Grade A Boys Basketball team recently won the Championship for the Suburban Parochial League. The Visitation Vikings faced an undefeated St. Francis Falcons for the third consecutive year, this time coming home with the win. It was a thrilling end to their grade school basketball careers.


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Addison Police Reports

Addison Police Reports

Area police departments recently reported the following arrests and citations. Readers are reminded that an arrest does not constitute a conviction, and that suspects are considered innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law. Juveniles age 17-or-younger are not named. Feb. 12 Jesus Flores-Contreras, 38, of Addison, was charged […]


Community Calendar

Pick of the Week – The event NOT to be missed… Saturday, Feb. 24 – York Boosters annual Green Scene fundraiser From 7 p.m. to 12 midnight, the York Athletic Boosters will hold its Annual Green Scene Fundraiser at Fitz’s Spare Keys in downtown Elmhurst. This event includes bowling with […]



Harold “Harry” Ostling, 80 Harold “Harry” Ostling, of Elmhurst, passed away recently at the age of 80. Beloved husband of Carol, nee Deak; dearest father of Peter (Cynthia), Frank, Craig (Lynn) and Carolyn Suarez; grandfather of Jocelyn (Jared) Pracht, Peter Ostling Jr., Marielle (Samuel) Reach, Samantha Ostling, Jeffrey Ostling, Emilio […]


York girls basketball

By Mike Miazga Correspondent The York girls basketball team recorded a 45-37 win over St. Charles North in one semifinal of the Class 4A Wheaton-Warrenville South regional. York then dropped a 52-34 decision to host Wheaton-Warrenville South in the Class 4A WWS regional final. York’s Matty Stark and Lauren Kjome […]


York boys swimming

By Mike Miazga Correspondent York sophomore Branko Kosanovich qualified for the upcoming IHSA boys swimming finals in a pair of events at the recent Downers Grove North sectional. Kosanovich was third in the 100 butterfly with a state-qualifying time of 50.53 and he took sixth in the backstroke with a […]


Timothy Christian girls basketball team reaches sectional final.

By Mike Miazga Correspondent The Timothy Christian girls basketball team scored a recent 56-36 win over Chicago Carver in a Class 2A sectional semifinal game. Timothy led 15-14 after the first quarter and 32-21 at halftime. The Trojans led 43-30 heading into the fourth quarter. Olivia Schuringa led the Trojans […]