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Lombard village board approves contract with new village manager
Lombard's next village manager had a chance this week to personally thank the village board for selecting him for the job.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
The Doings Weekly
Holiday Magic at the Brookfield Zoo Saturday December 17, 2011. Scott Hardesty/www.starphotos.us
Want to see the Sugar Plum Fairy float across stage, or Scrooge's joyful change of heart? Or are you looking forward to a concert of your favorite Christmas carols? Our guide lists the concerts, plays, dance productions and other activities for the holiday season.
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Elmhurst Announces Online Applied Geospatial Sciences Graduate Program, MOOC
At Elmhurst College, in suburban Chicago, we're launching a new entirely online Graduate Program in Applied Geospatial Sciences in Fall 2014: both a graduate certificate and full Master's Degree with thesis will be offered.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
He Calls Himself Tex, But He's an Illinoisan Through and Through
Did you know Chicago was named for a wild garlic plant? The only president born in Illinois was Ronald Reagan? The ferris wheel, processed cheese, the game of softball, the fly swatter, the upright silo and the automatic dishwasher were all invented by Illinoisans? You'll find these stories and hundreds more in Roadside History of Illinois , an ... (more)
Consultant Says Lincoln's Hahn Concept a Better Deal for Elmhurst
Of the many factors Elmhurst officials must consider when deciding between two visions for the Hahn Street properties, one major question is, which would be the better investment? Last month, Lincoln and fellow finalist Morningside Group outlined their plans for the 10-acre parcel between York and Addison Avenue, just north of Hahn Street.
Elmhurst Native Set to Take on Role as Village Manager of Lombard
The Village of Lombard named Scott Niehaus its next village manager effective Jan. 21. He currently is village manager of Tinley Park , where he has served since 2003.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Could Whole Foods Be Moving Into Elmhurst Dominick's Location?
Whole Foods is reportedly interested in purchasing seven local Dominick's stores, including the one at 215 S. Route 83 in Elmhurst, according to Crain's Chicago Business.
Expert Financial outlook good in Elmhurst School District 205
Elmhurst Community Unit School District 205 board members heard from the district's outside financial advisory that, while large unknowns loom ahead, district finances are generally healthy and should stay that way over the next several years.
Letter: ARC President Thanks Elmhurst Residents for Aiding Tornado Victims
Often times it requires a human crisis or disaster to bring out the best in us humans, especially when the circumstances create a situation where many people have lost nearly all of their worldly possessions.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Enjoy the 50s While You Can; A Deep Freeze is Coming
Here's the week's forecast for Elmhurst, according to the National Weather Service , and a look at some of the events that might draw you out this week.
Suspicious Package Discovered at Elmhurst Post Office
Elmhurst police were alerted to a suspicious package at the Elmhurst Post Office, 154 W. Park St., at about 3:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 1. Police said a sealed box was placed under the mailbox in front of the post office.
Man Pulled from the Pool at Royal York Subdivision
A man was pulled from the pool at Royal York Condominiums, 110 W. Butterfield Road, at about 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 1, Elmhurst Police Chief Michael Ruth has confirmed.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Brass Knuckles Go With 1 of the 22 DUI Charges Areawide
NOV. 23: Ryan Earley, 24, 510 Gary Ave., Wheaton, was arrested and charged with DUI and possession of brass knuckles after police pulled over his beige Nissan Altima for speeding and driving without headlights at North Avenue and Route 83 at 1:07 a.m. He was also charged with possession of a dangerous weapon.
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Things to do around Burr Ridge this weekend, Nov. 29-Dec. 1
The holiday season is in full swing this weekend. Check out a variety of celebrations and more for the season in our top five picks of things to do around Burr Ridge.
Chicago Man Allegedly Was Carrying Stolen TV While Riding His Bike
Raul Flores, 29, 4822 W. Belle Plaine Ave., Chicago, was arrested and charged with theft after police saw him riding on a bicycle and carrying a TV at York and Fremont 12:43 p.m. Nov. 5. Police said he gave conflicting stories about where he was going and the origin of the TV.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
What's the Best Business in Elmhurst? Give it a Shoutout
Small Business Saturday is just one day out of the year where many people make a point to support local businesses.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Review of Ophthalmology
This candidate must have knowledge of lens materials and styles, enjoy being in our dispensary working with patients and willing to help out in other aspects of the office.
Hit-and-run Driver Plows Into Home on Linden
A driver that plowed into a house on the 100 block of South Linden late Tuesday night fled the scene but was apprehended a short time later, according to Elmhurst Police Chief Michael Ruth.
Elmhurst Police Report Arrests for DUI, Drugs
Thanks to a grant from the Illinois Department of Transportation, Elmhurst police are again stepping up enforcement of DUI and seat belt laws.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Elmhurst Jobs Central: Inside sales, Math Teacher, Triage Nurse and More
We've rounded up a list of local job ads to aid you in your search. The jobs below are listed as being in Elmhurst and posted within the past week.