Lombard News

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 […]

 
 

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 […]

 
 

Crop Walk to help end hunger

Crop Walk to help end hunger

STEVE SPODEN PHOTOS The annual Great Prairie Trail CROP Hunger Walk will be held Sunday, Oct. 14, and now is the time to register to participate in the fundraiser sponsored by Church World Service. Walk committee members (top photo, left to right) Hester Bury, Terry Witt and Betsy Swinson invite […]

 
 

Lombardian classifieds–September 27

Lombardian classifieds–September 27
 
 

Kiwanis Peanut Days from Sept. 27-29

Kiwanis Peanut Days from Sept. 27-29

STEVE SPODEN PHOTO Kiwanis Club of Lombard members will be stationed all around Lombard Thursday, Sept. 27, through Saturday, Sept. 29, distributing peanuts and accepting donations during their annual Kiwanis Peanut Days fundraiser. Club representatives Jim Bohan, David Brown and Stephanie Schiszik (pictured left to right) are asking for your […]

 
 

Lombardian classifieds–September 20

Lombardian classifieds–September 20
 
 

Lombardian obituaries–September 20

FLORENCE E. ARONIAN Florence E. Aronian, age 95, of Lombard, passed away Sept. 16, 2018. Visitation will be held Sunday, Sept. 23, from 3-7 p.m. at Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main St., Lombard. Funeral services will be held Monday, Sept. 24, with 9:30 a.m. prayers from Brust Funeral Home […]

 
 

Lombardian Speak Out–Sept. 13

Lombard calling. I know there’s been a campaign over the last few years called “Start Seeing Motorcycles.” I’m all for that, and I do make a conscious effort to be aware when I see motorcycles around me while I’m in traffic. I have friends who are motorcycle enthusiasts. I think […]

 
 

Out and About–Sept. 13; coexisting with coyotes

We can learn to coexist with coyotes, says wildlife ecologist By Jane Charmelo Lombardian-Villa Park Review Staff Reporter It seems residents in Lombard have been mentioning coyotes more often lately—through Facebook, conversations, comparing sightings—with this columnist being no exception. However, according to Forest Preserve District of DuPage County (FPDDC) wildlife […]

 
 

Willowbrook Parent Organization to host 3rd annual Craft Fair

Looking to get a head start on your holiday shopping – or just want to find a unique gift? The Willowbrook Parent Organization (WPO) will host its 3rd annual Craft Fair on Saturday, Oct. 20 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the fieldhouse at the high school, 1250 S. […]