Author Archive: RVP Editor

Timothy’s Jones fifth in the state in triple jump

By Mike Miazga Correspondent   The Timothy Christian boys track team had a pair of entrants in Danardo Jones and freshman Jake Postma at the recent Class 1A state boys track and field meet at Eastern Illinois University. Jones finished fifth in the state in the triple jump with a […]

 
 

York’s 3,200 relay fifth at state; Hill sixth in pole vault

By Mike Miazga Correspondent The York boys track team brought home a pair of state medals recently. York’s 3,200 relay team finished fifth in the state, while pole-vaulter Brendan Hill took sixth in the state. York’s 3,200 team of Daniel Klysh, Ethan Kern, Brian Pratt and Michael Moriarty, all juniors, […]

 
 

Police Reports

The Elmhurst Police Department recently reported the following arrests and citations. Persons charged with domestic battery are not named in order to protect the privacy of victims. Readers are reminded that an arrest does not constitute a conviction, and that subjects are considered innocent unless proven guilty in a court […]

 
 

Villa Park VFW conducts Memorial Day ceremony

Villa Park VFW conducts Memorial Day ceremony

CHRIS FOX PHOTOS Villa Park Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post No. 2801 conducted its annual Memorial Day service on Monday at Cortesi Veterans Memorial Park. Longtime post member and World War II veteran Sid Bergh served as the master of ceremonies. Members of the post are shown placing a […]

 
 

We remembered

We remembered

STEVE SPODEN PHOTOS Lombardians gathered at 10 a.m. Monday for the Village of Lombard’s Memorial Day ceremony at the Veterans Memorial in Lombard Common. The program to honor our nation’s service men and women who gave their lives for our country included featured speaker Lombard VFW Lilac Post 5815 Commander […]

 
 

Lombard/Villa Park coming events—May 30

Garden plots still available in Villa Park Villa Park’s Community Garden plots are available now purchase for the season. Only a few plots remain open. Anyone who has a green thumb or wants to try their hand at gardening is welcome to purchase a plot. Garden plots will be available […]

 
 

Lombard/Villa Park obituaries—May 30

Lombard/Villa Park obituaries—May 30

RAYMOND E. FIEBRANDT Raymond E. Fiebrandt, age 84, of Elmhurst, passed away on May 24, 2019 Visitation is Thursday, May 30, at Steuerle Funeral Home, 350 S. Ardmore Ave., Villa Park, and where services will be held on Friday at 10:30 a.m. Interment is at Queen of Heaven Cemetery, Hillside. […]

 
 

Lombardian classifieds—May 30

Lombardian classifieds—May 30
 
 

Elmhurst Farmer’s Market opens June 5

Elmhurst Farmer’s Market opens June 5

Beginning Wednesday, June 5, from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m., local farmers, bakers and other vendors will be at the municipal lot just east of York on Vallette street to sell fresh fruit, vegetables, bread, pastries, cheese, flowers, honey, soaps and more. An ongoing summer tradition, the York & Vallette […]

 
 

Changes likely coming to cannabis legalization bill

By Jerry Nowicki Capitol News Illinois Some provisions that advocates for recreational marijuana legalization have said are the most important facets of their bill faced the stiffest questions at a legislative hearing May 15. “Throughout all of the work we’ve been doing, there’s been three real themes that have arisen […]