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Elmhurst Police Reports

Elmhurst Police Reports

The Elmhurst 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/sexual assault Jan. 1 An officer […]

 
 

York girls basketball team in midst of busy stretch

  Dukes lost to recent close games to Glenbard East and Downers North. By Mike Miazga Correspondent The York girls basketball team’s 9-8 record through its first 17 games doesn’t tell the entire story. Of the Dukes’ nine losses, eight have been by seven or fewer points and four have […]

 
 

Obituaries

  Lillian Kobilak, 87 Lillian Kobilak, nee Palenik, of Elmhurst and formerly of Oak Lawn and Glen Ellyn, passed away recently at the age of 87. Beloved wife of the late Roy Kobilak; mother of Liane (Rich) Krajewski and Jane (John) Keefe; grandmother of Douglas Krajewski and Tom Keefe; sister […]

 
 

Community Calendar

  Pick of the Week – The event NOT to be missed… Saturday, Jan. 16 Dinosaur Discoveries Day Lizzadro Museum will host its annual “Dinosaur Discoveries” Day. Children become dinosaur detectives using fossils and props to create an awareness of their characteristics. See live animals and how they are related […]

 
 

City’s presentation on Downtown Draft Plan packs the house

City’s presentation on Downtown Draft Plan packs the house

Decorative storefronts, varied building heights, traffic, bicycles discussed By Dan McLeister
For The Elmhurst Independent At a packed-house public presentation in the City Council chambers at City Hall on January 7, city officials presented the new Downtown Draft Plan created by the consulting firm of Housel Levigne. According to Mike Kopp, […]

 
 

Jewel-Osco opens new store in Bensenville

Jewel-Osco opens new store in Bensenville

Bensenville– The Village of Bensenville welcomed a new Jewel-Osco Fresh Market near the corner of Grand Avenue and York Road on January 12. The Village President, Board of Trustees as well as hundreds of residents and guest joined in celebrating the grand opening and ribbon cutting of this new flagship […]

 
 

1/14/16 Print Versions

1/14/16 Print Versions

   

 
 

District 205 releases three statements after marathon Board meeting

District 205 releases three statements after marathon Board meeting

Many parents still concerned about communication By Dee Longfellow For the Elmhurst Independent In a release sent from District 205 on the morning after its January 12th Board meeting, the administration released three statements about topics discussed that evening: 1) the transfer of special needs students from Field School to […]

 
 

1/7/16 Print Versions

1/7/16 Print Versions

   

 
 

Subject charged with Domestic Battery

Subject charged with Domestic Battery

On December 29, 2015 at 12:30 a.m. Elmhurst police received a call for a possible man with a gun at 165 E. North Ave. While details were limited, a third party complainant revealed that a person inside of the house was holding his cousin against his will. The victim told […]