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Battery power Zastrow, Gifford lead way for Timothy Christian softball team.

By Mike Miazga Correspondent The Timothy Christian softball team is in good hands between the pitching circle and home plate. The Trojans, coming off a 2015 year where it went 6-20 and 2-10 in Metro Suburban Conference East Division play, returns the battery of junior catcher Hope Zastrow and junior […]

 
 

Local election results

Local election results

Ctybd 2 2Yr R R Total Number of Precincts 168 Precincts Reporting 168 100.0 % Vote For 1 Times Counted 25865/102154 25.3 % Total Votes 21546 Richard F. Blass R 7829 36.34% Elaine Zannis R 6847 31.78% Anna Manzo R 3940 18.29% Zachary C. Wilson R 2930 13.60%   Con […]

 
 

Election County, State and National candidates

Election County, State and National candidates

                Republicans in the Primary United States President Donald J. Trump Ted Cruz Marco Rubio John R. Kasich   U.S. Senate James T. Marter Mark Steven Kirk 5th Congressional District No Candidate 8th Congressional District Pete DiCianni State of Illinois State Comptroller Leslie […]

 
 

Independent makes edorsements

Independent makes edorsements

Join the ABT Party… Don’t forget to vote March 15, unless you’re voting for Trump Many community newspapers profile and make endorsements of candidates for political elections, such as the Primary coming up on March 15. Here at the Independent we cover local elections and profile candidates, but we don’t […]

 
 

3/10/16 Print Versions

3/10/16 Print Versions
 
 

York girls track team competes at Fonzino Invite

By Mike Miazga Correspondent The York girls track team finished fifth at its own recent Fonzino Invitational recently. Downers Grove North won the meet. York won the 3,200 relay with a time of 9:49.9. Elizabeth Hagstrom took second in the 3,200 with a time of 11:20.0. Sophia Kilgast was sixth […]

 
 

School Board OKs Bryan detention site, but not York, Jackson Members continue to question dual usage options

School Board OKs Bryan detention site, but not York, Jackson  Members continue to question dual usage options

  By Dan McLeister For The Elmhurst Independent Elmhurst School District 205 wants to wait to see how the Madison School storm water detention project goes before it commits to other properties, according to School Board member John McDonough. At a recent School Board meeting, he said the Madison intergovernmental […]

 
 

Community Calendar

Pick of the Week – The event NOT to be missed… Saturday, March 12 – Elmhurst Lions Club pizza party From 5-7 p.m., the Elmhurst Lions Club will hold its 30th Annual Pizza Party fundraiser at Sandburg Middle School, 345 E. St. Charles Rd., Elmhurst. Tickets are $7 each or […]

 
 

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. Disorderly conduct Feb. 27 Azam Mohammed, 40, of […]

 
 

Patriarch of well-known DuPage family dies at 89 Services for Richard M. Cronin, M.D. take place Thurs. Mar. 10

Patriarch of well-known DuPage family dies at 89  Services for Richard M. Cronin, M.D. take place Thurs. Mar. 10

By Dee Longfellow For The Elmhurst Independent Last week, the Independent learned that Richard Marshall Cronin, M.D. of Elmhurst had passed away peacefully on the evening of Saturday, February 27, 2016, surrounded by his wife Claire, his nine children, and his 38 grandchildren. Married for 64 years to the love […]