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Events at Cantigny

Cantigny celebrates Women’s History Month March events include Clara Barton and Alice Paul living history performances. February 22, through March is Women’s History Month and Cantigny Park will mark the occasion with four events at the Robert R. McCormick Museum, 1 S 151 Winfield, Wheaton. All are free to attend […]

 
 

Montini Catholic’s Nicole LaMantia brings home USA Hockey Gold

Montini Catholic’s Nicole LaMantia brings home USA Hockey Gold

Montini Catholic junior, Nicole LaMantia, received a warm welcome from her high school peers upon her return to the U.S. from the Czech Republic earlier this year with a gold medal in hand. Nicole, who has been playing hockey since the ripe age of three, was selected as a member […]

 
 

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Pick of the Week — The event NOT to be missed… Sat. March 4 — The Elmhurst St. Patrick’s Day Parade The 21st annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade will step off from Wilson Street on Spring Road at 12 noon, but there will be music and other entertainment taking place […]

 
 

Community Calendar

Pick of the Week — The event NOT to be missed… Sat. March 4 — The Elmhurst St. Patrick’s Day Parade The 21st annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade will step off from Wilson Street on Spring Road at 12 noon, but there will be music and other entertainment taking place […]

 
 

In Her Own Right exhibit closing on March 12

In Her Own Right exhibit closing on March 12

Show about state’s first woman architect still offers programs Architecture is a subject on the minds of many Chicagoans, and the city’s rich history is closely entwined with its visionary architects. Yet, one of those pioneers has yet to become a household name in a place that puts its architects […]

 
 

PlayStation robbery nets Bolingbrook man 15 years behind bars

PlayStation robbery nets Bolingbrook man 15 years behind bars

DuPage County States Attorney Robert B. Berlin announced today that a Bolingbrook man accused of stealing a PlayStation video game system from a man he met via Craigslist has been sentenced to 15 years in the Illinois Department of Corrections. Jason Taylor, 20 , of 1491 Breezeway, entered a plea […]

 
 

Misericordia dinner seeks to break record

Misericordia dinner seeks to break record

The date of Wednesday March 22 marks the 11th annual fundraiser for the Misericordia Wild Game Dinner sponsored by many local organizations and Elmhurst resident Butch Navarro. Misericordia is a continuum of care and a network of services for persons with mild to profound developmental disabilities, many of whom are […]

 
 

Former District 205 Superintendent passes away

Former District 205 Superintendent passes away

On Friday, Feb 24, the EInhurst Independent learned that Joan Raymond, former Superintendent for School District 205 had passed away at the age of 81. The news was published in the South Bend Tribune, where Raymond was Superintendent after leaving Elmhurst in 2000. She had retired from her position with […]

 
 

Elmhurst Sports Report

Elmhurst Sports Report

York boys swimmers/diver compete at state meet IC Catholic Prep’s Sutton qualifies for 3-point shooting sectional. By Mike Miazga Correspondent The York boys swimming team was well-represented at the recent IHSA state finals meet at New Trier High School. York had four individuals in the meet. Senior diver Peter Barabolak […]

 
 

Timothy Christian girls basketball team reaches regional final

Timothy Christian girls basketball team reaches regional final

Strube, Schruinga named to all-MSC Red team. By Mike Miazga Correspondent The Timothy Christian girls basketball team was close to winning a regional title. “We were about 60 seconds away,” Trojans coach Michele Strube said. Timothy lost 46-43 in overtime to Lisle in the Class 2A Lisle regional final. “It […]