Archive for: March, 2018

Timothy Christian baseball team off to 4-0 start. Trojans enjoy myriad contributions out of gates

By Mike Miazga Correspondent Pitching and defense have been the Timothy Christian baseball team’s best friends at the start of the 2018 season. The Trojans jumped out to a hot 4-0 start thanks to strong pitching and equally deft fielding. “We’ve been pitching pretty well,” said veteran Timothy Christian coach […]


York baseball team wins first three games. Pitching depth a strength for Dukes

By Mike Miazga Correspondent   The York baseball team led off the season with a 3-for-3 effort, scoring non-conference victories against Naperville Central, Glenbard East and Waubonsie Valley. York downed Naperville Central 7-5 and scored a 7-1 win at home against Glenbard East before coming from behind to defeat Waubonsie […]


Renny Barnitz places 1st

Renny Barnitz places 1st

Community Calendar

Pick of the Week – The event NOT to be missed…   Park District Egg Hunt Beginning at 9 a.m., come to Wilder Park for pictures with the Bunny, followed by an Egg Hunt, followed then by the Doggie Eggstravaganza. Bring a basket to collect eggs and don’t forget the […]


Elmhurst Police Reports

Elmhurst Police Reports

The Elmhurst Police Department recently reported the following arrests and citations. Readers are reminded that an arrest does not constitute a conviction, and that subjects are considered innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law. Juveniles age 17-or-younger are not named.   Battery   March 21 Police said that […]


Charles “Bob” Robert Palutis

June 12, 1959 – March 6, 2018 Golf courses across the world lost an avid supporter when Charles “Bob” Robert Palutis died unexpectedly in his home on Tuesday, March 6, 2018. A passionate reader who spoke with quick wit and candor, Bob was a good friend to those lucky enough […]


Keith Achepohl, 83

  Keith Anden Achepohl, 83, of Eugene, Oregon, formerly of Elmhurst, passed quietly in his home surrounded by his family on February 24, 2018. He was born April 11, 1934 in Chicago, Illinois, raised his family in Iowa, and lived a rich life as an educator, mentor, artist, traveler and […]


Bond set at $3 million for Lombard woman accused of murdering mother

DuPage County State’s Attorney Robert B. Berlin and Lombard Chief of Police Roy Newton announced last week that bond had been set for a Lombard woman accused of killing her mother. Stephanie DeFalco, 28, of 197 Grace Street, appeared at a bond hearing, where Judge Jeffrey MacKay set bond at […]


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Court orders high school student detained for alleged threat against York High School

Court orders high school student detained for alleged threat against York High School

DuPage County State’s Attorney Robert B. Berlin and Elmhurst Chief of Police Michael Ruth announced last Friday that a 17-year-old female York High School student is now facing a felony charge for a threat she allegedly sent via Snapchat to classmate. The juvenile appeared at a detention hearing last Friday  […]