Author Archive: RVP Editor

School Board Capsules

Here’s what’s happening at District 205 By Chris Fox     The Elmhurst Community Unit School District 205 Board held a regular meeting on Sept. 25 at the District 205 Center, 162 S. York St. Board member John McDonough was absent from the meeting.   Hearing held, 2018-19 FY budget […]

 
 

York football loses to Willowbrook

By Mike Miazga Correspondent The York football team lost 28-14 to Willowbrook in a West Suburban Conference crossover game in Elmhurst. Willowbrook scored a touchdown in each of the four quarters. York scored one touchdown in the second quarter and one in the fourth. The loss dropped York to 2-4 […]

 
 

IC Catholic Prep football team punches playoff ticket

By Mike Miazga Correspondent It’s back to the playoffs for the two-time defending state champions. The IC Catholic Prep football team automatically qualified for the playoffs thanks to a 56-0 Metro Suburban Conference Blue Division victory against Aurora Central Catholic in Aurora. The win moved IC Catholic Prep to 6-0 […]

 
 

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.   Assault, battery   Sept. 23 A victim […]

 
 

Eagle Scout project nets one ton of recyclables

Eagle Scout project nets one ton of recyclables

On Saturday, Sept. 8, Boy Scout Joseph Black (front row, 4th from left) from Troop 82 and his fellow Scout volunteers managed to collect almost a full ton of used electronics as his Eagle Scout project. Residents brought printers, laptops, cell phones and other items to the Immanuel Lutheran Church […]

 
 

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.   Criminal damage, criminal defacement Sept. 6-Sept. 7 […]

 
 

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.   Addison   Sept. 20 Police said an officer […]

 
 

Residents form ‘YES for D205’; Kick-off fundraiser deemed successful, garners $16,000

  The YES for D205 New Schools Referendum ballot initiative committee held a fundraising event on Wednesday, Sept. 19 at Cottage Hill Station to kick off its YES for D205 initiative. The Elmhurst CUSD District #205 community was invited to attend and learn more about the school referendum that will […]

 
 

Community Calendar

Tuesday, Oct. 2 At 7 p.m., the City’s Zoning and Planning Commission will hold a public hearing to consider the City’s Draft Subarea Plans at City Hall, 209 N. York Street. The city has determined that five subareas should be updated and the public is invited to provide input to […]

 
 

Lombardian obituaries–September 27

LOIS GALLAGHER Lois (Pelzer) Gallagher of Lombard passed away peacefully on Sept. 13, 2018. Visitation will be held on Saturday, Sept. 29, from 10 a.m. until the time of the Funeral Mass at 11 a.m. at Christ of King Church in Lombard (1501 S. Main St.). A luncheon will follow […]