12 hrs ago
Best of Craigslist: Wall-E Bounce Castle; Comiskey Park Bleacher Seats
The following items and postings were found on Craigslist for the Elmhurst, Wheaton and Glen Ellyn area.
Fri May 24, 2013
Residents Thankful No One Was Run Over as Getaway Car Careened Down Saylor Friday Afternoon
Residents on Saylor Street in Elmhurst were startled Friday afternoon when a car driven by a woman reportedly trying to escape police came barreling down their street.
Long-awaited Kitchen Eatery is Open for Business at St. Charles and Route 83
It took longer than expected, but Kitchen Eatery is now open for business. What started out as a cosmetic re-do of the old Kopper Kitchen restaurant at St.
Resolution Passed Thursday Clears Elgin-O'Hare Western Access Project for Construction
On Thursday, the Illinois Tollway received the authority needed to begin construction of western access to O'Hare International Airport.
The Business Ledger
Elmhurst College trustee to chair Red Cross diversity council
Business Ledger news services ELMHURST Public affairs expert and business leader Lamell McMorris has been appointed chairman of the National Diversity Advisory Council of the American Red Cross.
Thu May 23, 2013
Elmhurst's Memorial Day Parade, Ceremony Will Honor Those Who Gave The Ultimate Sacrifice
Do you ever wonder what Elmhurst was like 95 years ago? The Wilder family still owned the Wilder Mansion, trains on the Great Western Railway chugged through town.
Decorated Elmhurst Soldier is Memorial Day Parade Grand Marshal
The Grand Marshal for Elmhurst's 95th Memorial Day Parade is U.S. Army Lt. Col. Peter W. Farrell, an Airborne Ranger who served in the Iraq and Afghanistan wars and Battalion Commander of the Chicago ROTC program at University of Illinois-Chicago. Lt.
Drugs and Alcohol Lead to Multiple Arrests in Elmhurst
Driving Under the Influence of Drugs Abigail Fernandez, 23, 2826 W. 21st St., Chicago, was arrested and charged with driving under the influence of drugs and possession of cannabis after police pulled over her gray Pontiac G6 for no seat belt at North and Myrtle at 11:38 p.m. May 16.
Wed May 22, 2013
Get Ready For Some Slow-downs Around I-88 and York Road
Work to begin rebuilding the York Road exit ramp off of the connector road from eastbound Interstate 88 to the southbound Tri-State Tollway , just south of Elmhurst, is scheduled to begin next week.
Vote to Settle Lawsuit, and Deal with Pauli's Marathon Station on City Council Agenda
Elmhurst City Council members will finally be given their new committee assignments at the council's next meeting at 7:30 p.m. Monday, May 20.
Man Seen on Prairie Path With Sword, Powdery Substance Mailed to Water Commission
Elmhurst police encourage residents to report anything strange they might see around town.
Job Central: Elmhurst Memorial, McDonald's, Roundy's
Need a job? Elmhurst Patch is here to help. We've rounded up a list of local job ads to aid you in your search.
City of Elmhurst Buys Pauli Property: 'No Steal, No Killing-A Fair Deal,' Alderman Says
Elmhurst will pay $1.77 million for a parcel of land at the corner of York Road and Hahn Street-the current home of Pauli's Marathon and Auto Repair .
New Construction, Custom Details For $989,000
Address: 619 S. Sunnyside Ave. , Elmhurst Cost: $989,000 Bedrooms: 4 Baths: 5.5 Square footage: 3,715 Built: 2013 Details: Brand new construction built leaving nothing to chance.
Tue May 21, 2013
Your Take: Should DUI Alcohol Limit Be Lowered To 0.05 Percent?
One drink could be the standard for drunken drivingat least for some people if the National Transporation Safety Board has its way.
Sun May 19, 2013
Elizabeth Ainsworth Named to USA Volleyball Great Lakes All Region Team
Elizabeth Ainsworth was named to the USA Volleyball Great Lakes All Region Team for the 2012-13 club volleyball season.
Meet the 'Face' of the Annie Ryan Run: 'He's Way Stronger Than We Are'
In January 2012, Lindsay Slovey got the news no parent ever wants to hear. Her 10-year-old son, Riley, has a an inoperable brain tumor.
Sat May 18, 2013
State Sen. Kirk Dillard's Home Hit in String of Recent Burglaries
The Hinsdale home of state Sen. Kirk Dillard, whose 24th District includes Elmhurst, is among those that have been burglarized this spring and the senator says he's pushing for state legislation that will help local law enforcement investigate such burglaries.
Former Baseball Coach, Arrested in Elmhurst Last Year, Filmed Sex Acts with Player, Lawsuit Alleges
A former Concordia University baseball player claims he was forced to perform sex acts on his coach in exchange for the promise of connections with major league scouts, according to a lawsuit filed Tuesday in Cook County Circuit Court.