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Shoppers braved the weather to enjoy the warmth of City Centre, where more than 40 merchants offered specials, free gift wrapping, discounts and their own hometown hospitality.
Even though it was cold, cold, cold on Thursday, Dec. 5-with temperatures only in the 20s-lots of Elmhurst families bundled up and headed over to Wilder Park for the Elmhurst Park District's annual tree lighting.
A Hanover Park investment consultant convicted earlier this year on federal charges of swindling clients out of about $4.26 million now has pleaded guilty to forgery.
The village of Oak Lawn and NORCOMM Public Safety Communications have entered into a contract for the latter to provide 911 emergency dispatch services.
Shirley Gray, 56, 271 Green Court, Wood Dale, was arrested and charged with DUI and endangering the life of a child after police pulled over her black Jeep Grand Cherokee for driving without headlights at Wrightwood and York at 9:53 p.m. Police said she had her 13-year-old grandson in the vehicle.
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.
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)
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.
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.
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.
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.