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York girls lacrosse team continues having the hot hand

By Mike Miazga Correspondent The York girls lacrosse team continued its recent turnaround. The Dukes were 10-7 overall and 3-1 in West Suburban Conference play through late last week. York, ranked No. 7 in the state by laxpower.com, had won 10 of its last 12 games. York recently scored a […]

 
 

Addison and Villa Park Police Reports

Addison and Villa Park 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 April 11 Police said an officer responded to […]

 
 

Here’s to your Irish spirit!

Here’s to your Irish spirit!

  Elmhurst Mayor Steve Morley (left) and St. Patrick’s Day Parade Chair Jim O’Connor (right) hoist a glass with Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner, who came to town for the Elmhurst St. Patrick’s Day Parade on Saturday, March 10 . Elmhurst is becoming the governor’s regular stop during the season of […]

 
 

York boys basketball team opens regional play this week. Dukes go to double-overtime against Proviso West; defeat Lyons Township.

By Mike Miazga Correspondent The York boys basketball team wrapped up its regular season with a flurry of recent activity. The Dukes lost to Proviso West 63-52 in a conference game that needed two overtimes to reach a decision. York trailed 9-6 after the first quarter and led 20-19 at […]

 
 

City Centre Holiday Block Party is Sat.

City Centre Holiday Block Party is Sat.

Reminder: City Centre Holiday Block Party is Sat. Elmhurst City Centre has plans in the works for a Hometown Holiday Block Party on Saturday, Dec. 16 from 4 – 8 p.m. in the City Centre Plaza. There will be a live band and a dj, free kiddie train rides, and, […]

 
 

Margaret A. “Peg” Zientara, 79

Margaret A. “Peg” Zientara, nee Burke, of Villa Park, passed away recently at the age of 79. Beloved wife of the late Robert J. Loving mother of Mark (Barb), John (Kim) and Lisa Zientara. Dear grandmother of Caitlyn, Derek, and Brianna and Zach Zientara. Cherished aunt and great aunt of […]

 
 

Addison Trail football week 8 preview

Addison Trail football week 8 preview

Addison Trail football week 8 preview Morton (1-6, 1-3) at Addison Trail (2-5, 0-4) When: Friday, 7:30 p.m. Where: Addison Trail High School, Addison Last week: Willowbrook 56, Morton 6; Hinsdale South 23, Addison Trail 15 Last year: Addison Trail 47, Morton 28 Outlook: After starting the season 2-0, the […]

 
 

Annual Kite Fest takes to the sky Aug. 5

Annual Kite Fest takes to the sky Aug. 5

Make plans to stop by Berens Park in Elmhurst on Saturday, Aug. 5 from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. for Elmhurst Park District’s annual Kite Fest, a day of free fun for all ages! The skies will be alive with kite stunts and tricks as Elmhurst welcomes some of the Midwest’s best […]

 
 

Elmhurst Sports report

Elmhurst Sports report

IC Catholic Prep girls soccer team finishes fourth in state Timothy’s Daniels and Hoogendorn win four matches at state tennis. By Mike Miazga Correspondent The IC Catholic Prep girls soccer capped off a record-breaking season by finishing fourth in the state in Class 1A. The Knights lost 9-0 to Quincy […]

 
 

Police arrest local man for attempted robbery, felony theft

Police arrest local man for attempted robbery, felony theft

Elmhurst Police have charged a local man for Felony Theft which occurred at the Shell Gas Station at 103 W. Third Street on May 3, 2017, at 3:15 a.m. and attempted robbery of the 7- Eleven Store at 572 S. York Rd. A white/male in his 40’s, wearing a White […]