Lombard News

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. […]


Mattress sale at Glenbard East

Mattress sale at Glenbard East

STEVE SPODEN PHOTO Mattress sale fundraiser Sept. 22 The Glenbard East Music Association is gearing up for its sixth annual mattress sale fundraiser, which will benefit the high school’s music programs and students. The event will be held Saturday, Sept. 22, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., in the school […]


Lombardian obituaries–September 13

KENNETH L. HICKEY Kenneth L. Hickey, of Lombard, passed away Sept. 5, 2018. Memorial services were held Tuesday, Sept. 11, at Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main St., Lombard. Visit www.brustfuneralhome.com or call 888-629-0094 for more information.


Lombardian classifieds–September 13

Lombardian classifieds–September 13

Department heads provide budget requests

Village staff members outline proposals for 2019 budget By Jane Charmelo Lombardian-Villa Park Review Staff Reporter At a special meeting on Monday, Aug. 27, the Village of Lombard Board of Trustees listened as department heads outlined budget requests for their respective departments. According to Finance Director Tim Sexton, the village […]


Lombardian obituaries–September 6

DANIEL F. COURTNEY SR. Daniel F. Courtney, Sr., 91, a 56-year resident of Lombard, passed away to Eternal Glory on Aug. 31, 2018. Daniel was preceded in death by Eleanor, his loving wife of 54 years; and his parents, James and Catherine Courtney. Left to miss his laughter, smile and […]


Lombardian Speak Out–September 6

I was in line at the local Dollar Store waiting to check out. The gentleman behind me in line noticed the things I was buying and asked if I was a teacher. I told him this was the usual beginning of the school year purchase to have extra materials in […]


Lombard/Villa Park police reports–September 6

The Lombard 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 Aug. 25 A complainant in the […]


Out and About–September 6; Lombard boy visits space camp

‘Out of this world’ experience for Lombard boy By Jane Charmelo Lombardian-Villa Park Review Staff Reporter It’s not every day that a 9-year-old gets to go on a “mission” to Mars or be part of a mission to the Moon, but one Lombard boy can make that claim. Max Ito […]