Author Archive: RVP Editor

IC Catholic Prep’s Chaidez lauded for her character and hard work

IC Catholic Prep’s Chaidez lauded for her character and hard work

Knights boys cross-country team makes strides this fall. By Mike Miazga Correspondent Talk about a heck of a debut To say the least, IC Catholic Prep freshman girls cross-country runner Frankie Chaidez had herself quite the postseason. Chaidez started the postseason by placing fourth at the Metro Suburban Conference Blue […]

 
 

Timothy Christian boys soccer team wraps up another successful year

Timothy Christian boys soccer team wraps up another successful year

Trojans won 17 games and advanced to sectional championship game. By Mike Miazga Correspondent While the outcome was not what the Timothy Christian boys soccer team had hoped for, the effort and improvement most certainly was. The Trojans finished their 2017 campaign recently with a 3-0 loss to Wheaton Academy […]

 
 

York girls swimming team prepares for sectional

York girls swimming team prepares for sectional

Relays and diving among highlights this season. By Mike Miazga Correspondent The York girls swimming team continues to make preparations for Saturday’s Downers Grove North sectional where berths in the state finals meet will be on the line. The Dukes recently competed in the West Suburban Conference Silver Division meet […]

 
 

York High School Player of the Week

York High School Player of the Week

York Boys Cross-Country Team Congratulations to the York boys cross-country team for finishing sixth in the state at the recent Class 3A finals meet in Peoria at Detweiller Park. Senior Sean MacGregor earned all-state honors in the race after finishing 21st overall.

 
 

Duncan E. Skogsberg passes away at 68

Long-time Jaycee “Rooster,” Rotarian, served on founding Board of ECAF Duncan E. Skogsberg, of Oswego, passed away at the age of 68 on Saturday, October 14, 2017 at Symphony at the Tillers in Oswego. He was born on March 4, 1949 in Chicago, the son of Arthur M. and Corinne […]

 
 

Dentist holds second annual Candy Buy-Back event

Dentist holds second annual Candy Buy-Back event

WANTED: Halloween Candy for CA$H Reward On Thursday, Nov. 2, from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., Elmhurst Dentistry for Kids will be collecting all unwanted wrapped candy and paying $1 per pound (up to 10 pounds) to donors. And where does all this candy end up? The office will work […]

 
 

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 […]