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Timothy Christian baseball

The Timothy Christian baseball team split a pair of recent games with Elgin St. Edward and Illiana Christian. In a 14-1 win over St. Edward on senior day at Timothy where seven seniors were honored, the Trojans had 12 hits and benefitted from a 10-run second inning. Harrison Stanton went […]


Freshman Hoogstra among bright spots for Trojans softball team.

By Mike Miazga Correspondent   The Trojans softball team was 0-20 through late last week. Coach Lindsay Slovey has been impressed with the pitching efforts of Lauren Gehrke and Greta Hoogstra. “They have been working hard on the mound,” she said. “Greta has been quite an asset to us this […]


York boys water-polo team reaches sectional final Dukes finish season with 20 wins; Marlott notches 111 goals this spring.

By Mike Miazga Correspondent The York boys water-polo team wrapped up its 2018 season after coming within a game of reaching the state finals tournament. The Dukes opened sectional play with a 12-11 win over St. Patrick and then lost to Fenwick by an 8-6 count in the sectional-championship game. […]


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, had won 10 of its last 12 games. York recently scored a […]


Leonard scored nine goals during two-game stretch for York boy’s LAX.

The York boys lacrosse team was 9-9-1 overall and 3-2 in the West Suburban Conference through late last week. In recent times, York lost 11-9 to Glenbrook North and also defeated St. Ignatius 11-4. David Leonard had five goals against Glenbrook North and four goals against St. Ignatius. Billy Paschen […]


York’s Gill third at state gymnastics on still rings.

By Mike Miazga Correspondent The York boys gymnastics team was busy to say the least at the recent state finals meet at Hoffman Estates High School. The Dukes had multiple competitors in four events at state. On floor exercise, sophomore Charlie Cripe took 16th with a score of 9.250. Senior […]


Dukes’ badminton team competes at state

The York girls badminton team had the maximum of six players competing at the recent IHSA girls state badminton finals in Charleston. In singles, Linnea Dierksheide won two matches. She opened with a 21-10, 21-14 win against Lockport and then lost 21-13, 21-19 to Lake Forest. Dierksheide was a 21-7, […]


York girls qualify multiple people to state track.

The York girls track team will have plenty of presence at this weekend’s Class 3A state finals meet in Charleston at Eastern Illinois University. The Dukes finished 10th at the competitive Class 3A Wheaton-Warrenville South sectional. However, the Dukes qualified a number of competitors for the state meet. The Dukes […]


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A day in the life of a developer…

A day in the life of a developer…

When the Independent published a story about Livia, the new restaurant in town, it was learned Elmhurst’s own Charles Walsh Jr. was one of the business’s silent partners. It seemed like a good reason to catch up with Walsh and see what development endeavors he has been involved with of late