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  • Emerson students help city launch pilot recycling program

    ELMHURST – After two years of hard work by Emerson Elementary students, Elmhurst is rolling out a pilot recycling program by putting six recycling can ...
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 4:31 pm
  • Elmhurst College ranks as one of 'Best Colleges for Your Money'

    ELMHURST – According to a new Best Colleges for Your Money list released by Money magazine, Elmhurst College is near the top.
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 4:28 pm
  • Elmhurst women's group to host annual book sale

    ELMHURST – The American Association of University Women Elmhurst Branch's annual book sale begins Thursday.
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 4:26 pm
  • Take a tour of nine of the area's best golf practice facilities

    In the game of golf, practice makes perfect. The more time spent honing skills, the better the scores will be. Many golf courses have driving ranges, ...
    July 1, 2014 - 6:28 am
  • Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down for Elmhurst

    THUMBS UP: Lucie Gleason, 16, of Elmhurst plans to do more with her driver's license than just go to the mall. The York High School student, who recei ...
    July 1, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Ian Grant: Maximize your golf practice time with a 1-hour routine

    The old adage says practice makes perfect, and the same holds true on the golf course. Practicing is ...
    July 31, 2014 - 4:30 pm
  • Mom's front yard tombstones urge drug overdose awareness

    ELMHURST – For Cheryl Cummings, the tombstones covering her lawn don't simply represent the 100 drug overdose deaths that occur every day across the c ...
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 12:17 pm
  • Wedding proposal, speed highlight Elmhurst Cycling Classic

    ELMHURST – Spectators lined the bicycle race course circling Elmhurst College last week to watch the pros speed past in the Elmhurst Cycling Classic.
    July 31, 2014 - 2:33 pm
  • Police Reports for Elmhurst

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Elmhurst Police Department. Individuals listed in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime ...
    July 31, 2014 - 9:23 am
  • Elmhurst City Council to vote on pilot stormwater mitigation projects

    ELMHURST – Residents thanked members of the Public Works and Buildings Committee on Monday after the committee discussed priorities for stormwater mit ...
    July 31, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Elmhurst residents invited to Rules of the Road review course

    ELMHURST – Secretary of State Jesse White, in cooperation with Elmhurst Park District's The Abbey, is offering a Rules of he Road review course.
    July 30, 2014 - 10:11 am
  • Elmhurst requests horns minimized during railroad maintenance

    ELMHURST – Due to ongoing signal and rail maintenance being performed by Union Pacific, Elmhurst residents may hear train horns sound during overnight ...
    July 30, 2014 - 9:29 am
  • Elmhurst store to host World Trollbead Day

    ELMHURST – The Uptown Shop in Elmhurst will host the first World Trollbeads Day on Friday.Global CEO ...
    July 30, 2014 - 9:07 am
  • Moore: Renovations to make library 'even better'

    Shifts in society and in our community are changing the way you use your library. While we will always be the place for you to discover the latest bes ...
    July 30, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Elmhurst resident, Lombard race chairwoman receives Susan G. Komen award

    ELMHURST – Joan Knippen of Elmhurst recently received the Susan G. Komen Chicagoland Area Promise of One award.
    July 30, 2014 - 10:07 am
  • Q&A with Jim Thome: Former White Sox slugger stays connected to game in retirement

    During a 22-year Major League career that came to a close in 2012, Jim Thome hit over 600 home runs while playing for six different teams, including t ...
    July 29, 2014 - 2:04 pm
  • Elmhurst establishes permanent prescription drop off box

    ELMHURST – Residents can now drop off unwanted prescription medications at a permanent drop box at the Elmhurst Police Department.
    July 29, 2014 - 11:24 am
  • Elmhurst service squad helps prepare thousands of meals

    ELMHURST – Middle-school students volunteered their time to a series of projects during vacation Bible school at St. Peter's United Church of Christ.
    July 29, 2014 - 11:30 am
  • One year later: A look at heroin overdose deaths and community response in DuPage County

    One year ago, DuPage County made headlines across the nation after 11 residents died of heroin overdose in July alone – almost half of the 23 that had ...
    July 28, 2014 - 6:15 pm
  • Elmhurst parents invited to learn about kindergarten program

    ELMHURST – Parents of 4- to 6-year-olds are invited to an informational coffee to learn about the Kindergarten Kapers enrichment program at Courts Plu ...
    July 28, 2014 - 6:18 pm
  • Reader Poll

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