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Veterans Commission to honor Bales, Korean KIA

Veterans Commission to honor Bales, Korean KIA

Donald J. Bales deceased September 1, 1950, a U.S. Army Korean War veteran, will be honored during the 1 p.m. honor guard ceremony this Sunday, June 11, by having his name placed in the Roll of Remembrance at the Veterans Memorial in Wilder Park. Bales entered the service in 1949 […]

 
 

Georgia Berg, 98

Memorial service June 17 Georgia Berg, a long-time Elmhurst resident, recently passed away peacefully at the amazing age of 98. Her family will host a memorial open house on Saturday, June 17 from 1-3 p.m. in Washington Park in Elmhurst where a memorial tree has been planted. The park is […]

 
 

James G. Webb, 63

James G. Webb, of Elmhurst, passed away recently at the age of 63. Beloved husband of Kim nee Woodman; loving father of Nathan, Alex and Chelsea; dear son of the late Cecil and Elouise Webb; brother of Carol Ives; brother-in-law of Gail (Jim) Gasper; uncle of Erica (Avrom Feinberg) Gallagher, […]

 
 

Ralph “Butch” R. Modlin, 61

Ralph “Butch” R. Modlin, of Elmhurst, passed away recently at the age of 61. Beloved husband of Diane nee Schlitt. Loving father of Jeffrey and Scott Modlin. Cherished son of Edna and the late Ralph H. Modlin. Dearest brother of Linda (Bob) Sibilla. Fond uncle of Allen Sibilla and Jennifer […]

 
 

Brenda L. Wych, 57

Brenda L. Wych, of Villa Park, passed away recently at the age of 57. Beloved wife of George R. Wych, Jr. for 31 years, loving mother of Julie, Nicky, Brandon, Justin, David and the late Nathan. Dear grandmother of 8, Cherished daughter of Roseann and the late Kenneth Roberts, fond […]

 
 

Local lacrosse stars go to Ivy League

Local lacrosse stars go to Ivy League

courtesy photo These local class of 2019 lacrosse players just returned from the US Lacrosse National State Tournament, held at Yale University over Memorial Day weekend. All members of the Lakeshore Lacrosse 2019 team, the girls were ‘Team Illinois’ at the tourney, where they went 3-1 in their division. Left […]

 
 

Shining stars

Shining stars

courtesy photo The Elmhurst Extreme 11U baseball team won the GameDay Stars & Strikes tournament championship over Memorial Day weekend in Milwaukee.  They won the semifinal game 4-3 over the Rawlings Hitters (Racine, WI) and won the title game 7-6 over Victory Baseball (Joliet). Front Row (left to right): Charlie […]

 
 

Blasting into second place

Blasting into second place

Courtesy photo The Elmhurst Explosion 10U baseball team took second place at the Memorial Day Classic baseball tournament in Glen Ellyn. The team won three games to advance to the championship game. Front row (l-r): Brady Lavin, Hans Bjorlin, Luke Pieczynski, Josh Tobin, Brendan Carroll. Back row: Coach Jim Fisher, […]

 
 

IC Catholic Prep softball team reaches Class 2A final eight

IC Catholic Prep softball team reaches Class 2A final eight

Knights place three on all-conference team. By Mike Miazga Correspondent The IC Catholic Prep softball team reached the Class 2A supersectional round where it recently lost to Beecher at Rosemont Stadium, the home of the professional Chicago Bandits softball team. Along the way in the postseason, the Knights won regional […]

 
 

IC Catholic Prep to introduce Godinez as new girls soccer coach

IC Catholic Prep to introduce Godinez as new girls soccer coach

Former coach Schergen reflects on Knights’ breakthrough season. By Mike Miazga Correspondent Just prior to press time, incoming IC Catholic Prep president Tom Schergen announced the school was scheduled to introduce Tony Godinez as its new head girls soccer coach. Godinez will replace Schergen, also the school’s former athletic director, […]