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Illinois tollway drivers can expect traffic angst near Oak Brook as construction intensifies on a major interchange.
York High School hosted the 2023 graduation ceremony in Elmhurst on Sunday, May 21, 2023.
A Broadview man who participated in hijacking a man’s car from a Lombard McDonalds drive-thru has been sentenced to 22 years in prison, authorities said.
An idea for “singing” clothing earned sophomore Venezia Munoz the contest's $1,500 first prize.
The Elmhurst Public Art Commission held a grand opening for the Umbrella Sky Project in Schiller Court on Saturday, April 29, 2023.
Kelly Jensen is a writer for the popular website Book Riot, podcast host of “Hey YA!,” and editor of anthologies, including “(Don’t) Call Me Crazy: 33 Voices Start the Conversation About Mental Health.”
Wilder Park’s open green space will grow following the approval to demolish the former Lizzadro Museum building this summer.
“Superheroes in Wilder Park,” a preview of an upcoming Elmhurst Art Museum exhibit, will feature life-sized superhero sculptures during the outdoor arts festival May 6 and 7.
Two people who officials said led police on a chase through Elmhurst that resulted in three car crashes and 10 injuries Friday are in police custody.
“Yellow Peril: Understanding Asian America through Storytelling," will be presented April 16 at the Elmhurst History Museum.
The AAUW Elmhurst Area Branch offers three scholarships of $3,000 each to women from Elmhurst, Addison, Bensenville, Berkeley, Northlake, Oak Brook, Oakbrook Terrace or Villa Park who need financial assistance to continue education at the undergraduate or graduate level.
Daniel Greene curated “Americans and the Holocaust,” an exhibition for the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington.
The Rev. Dr. John Dorhauer, president of the United Church of Christ, will speak about Christian nationalism and the need for religious leaders and people of faith to openly discuss and confront it.
The Elmhurst Park District hosted an egg hunt just for adults at Wilder Park on Saturday, March 18, 2023.
Devery Anderson will discuss his book, “Emmett Till: The Murder That Shocked the World and Propelled the Civil Rights Movement.” It prompted a television series streaming on Hulu.