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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, battery   Dec. 20 A victim […]


Elmhurst Community Calendar

Pick of the Week…   Sugar Creek Chili Golf Open Beginning at 9 a.m., the annual Sugar Creek Chili Golf Open will take place at Sugar Creek Golf Course. Get out the clubs and bundle up for a round of golf in the snow, ice, wind or whatever Mother Nature […]


An icon of Elmhurst banking moves on… Bill Gooch retires after 60+ years in the industry, the local community

An icon of Elmhurst banking moves on…   Bill Gooch retires after 60+ years in the industry, the local community

By Dee Longfellow For The Elmhurst Independent   His tall slender stature and winning smile makes him a larger-than-life part of the Elmhurst community, being a leader not only in local banking but also throughout the community, taking part in organizations like the Elmhurst Chamber of Commerce & Industry, Elmhurst […]


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Lombard/Villa Park obituaries—January 3

GLORIA B. AUBIN Gloria B. Aubin, age 92, of Villa Park, passed away on Dec. 24, 2018. Funeral Mass was held Friday, Dec. 28, at St. Alexander Church, Villa Park. Interment was at Queen of Heaven Cemetery. Arrangements were made by Steuerle Funeral Home, 350 S. Ardmore Ave., Villa Park. […]


Lombardian classifieds—January 3

Lombardian classifieds—January 3

Serving Villa Park

Serving Villa Park

SUBMITTED PHOTOS Jefferson Middle School Builders Club students have been busy elves this holiday season. The group began the season with Salvation Army bell ringing at a local Walgreens. Next, the club members moved indoors for two projects. According to Builders Club Advisor Carolyn Pakeltis, a casserole crew met in […]


Photos of 2018…

Photos of 2018…

STEVE SPODEN PHOTOS A few of the many people and events featured on the pages of the Lombardian during 2018 included: (top row, left to right) long-time Lombard resident Marge Neely, who was named Lilac Parade Grand Marshal; Carol Sink (second from left), who was honored as Lombard Service League’s […]


Lombard/Villa Park obituaries—December 27

JOHN G. ADAMS Funeral services for John “Jack” G. Adams, age 80, of Huntley, formerly of Lombard and Bartlett, were held Sunday, Dec. 23, at Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main St., Lombard. Interment was private. Arrangements were made by Brust Funeral Home. Visit or call 888-629-0094 for information. […]


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