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  • Elmhurst gas fire sends one person to burn unit

    ELMHURST – A gas fire Tuesday afternoon sent one person to the Loyola University Medical Center Burn Unit and injured two others.
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 4:46 pm
  • Police: More than 4,600 concealed carry licenses issued in DuPage during 'smooth' rollout

    More than 4,600 concealed carry licenses have been issued in DuPage County as of August, according to the Illinois State Police.
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 9:06 am
  • DuPage County forest preserve board takes third vote to hire executive director

    After three votes on the same appointment in the last month, the Forest Preserve District of DuPage County may finally have its executive director.
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 4:47 pm
  • DuPage Water Commission to make final payment on controversial $70M in bonds

    The DuPage Water Commission dug itself into a hole several years ago and now appears ready to step out from underground.
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 9:41 pm
  • Petitions begin circulation for Elmhurst alderman candidacy

    ELMHURST – Tuesday is the first day for Elmhurst residents seeking an alderman position in the April 7, 2015 election to pick up candidate packets.
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 9:40 am
  • Elmhurst church to host annual 5K

    ELMHURST – Mary Queen of Heaven Catholic Church in Elmhurst will host its third annual 5k Run/Walk.H ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 9:34 am
  • Downtown Elmhurst parking lot closed for resurfacing

    ELMHURST – The parking lot that serves Walgreens and Egg Harbor at Schiller Street and Robert T. Palmer Drive will be closed until 6 p.m. Tuesday.
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 9:30 am
  • Elmhurst College to host human trafficking panel

    ELMHURST –Top law enforcement officials and representatives of social service agencies will examine human trafficking in the Chicago area at a panel h ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 9:28 am
  • Elmhurst offers scholarship for small business classes

    ELMHURST – The city of Elmhurst and Elmhurst College’s corporate training division, Elmhurst Partners, will award free-course scholarships to local bu ...
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 1:27 pm
  • Elmhurst doctor honored by Loyola University

    ELMHURST – Dr. Gregory Gruener of Elmhurst was recently honored by Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine with the award for excellence ...
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 1:20 pm
  • Women accused of keeping place of prostitution in Elmhurst

    ELMHURST – A pair of Chicago women were charged with keeping a place of prostitution in Elmhurst. Ni ...
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 7:22 pm
  • Comedy fundraiser coming to Fitz's Spare Keys

    ELMHURST – Two former Chicagoans have put together a comedy event that will raise money to benefit Down syndrome research.
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 9:43 am
  • District 205 superintendent takes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

    ELMHURST – Jackson Elementary students cheered on a trio of ALS Ice Bucket Challenge participants Friday as they were soaked with ice water.
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 9:34 am
  • Elmhurst man sentenced to 4 years on sexual abuse charge

    ELMHURST – An Elmhurst man was sentenced to four years in prison after pleading guilty to sexually abusing a minor earlier this year.
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 9:31 am
  • Elmhurst Dental celebrates 40 years

    ELMHURST – When Colleen Yaccino, managing partner of Elmhurst Dental, began thinking about how to celebrate the practice’s 40th anniversary, she wante ...
    Sept. 20, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • DuPage forest preserve board to cast third vote to hire new executive director

    As the famous quote from former baseball player Yogi Berra goes, "It's like dčjá vu all over again."
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 4:37 pm
  • Girls cross country previews: Dukes hope current path leads to state meet

    The high school girls cross country season is in its early stages, and as the season progresses, runners will be setting their sights on the state mee ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 10:30 am
  • York on pace for state meet success

    The starting gun has gone off on the boys cross country season with teams hoping to make it to Peoria for the state meet. Here’s the outlook for IC Ca ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 10:00 am
  • Elmhurst explores quarry use for flood mitigation

    ELMHURST – The city is considering flood mitigation for three additional areas in Elmhurst that were not identified in the original 2012 comprehensive ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 9:58 am
  • Recent obscurity prompts Knights to make Tootsie Roll push

    ELMHURST – Jerry Scola remembers his mother fishing in her purse for a dollar when she would see the iconic yellow vests of the Knights of Columbus at ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 9:38 am
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