Yamilex Monarrez is rather modest about her high school career. The Chamber of Commerce by O’Hare (formerly the Franklin Park/Schiller Park/River Grove Chamber) recently awarded the West Leyden graduate a $1,000 scholarship for college.
Aug. 27 9:33 a.m. |
Governor Quinn signed Illinois Senate Bill 3049, protecting "specified wild birds and wild mammals in the State of Illinois."
Aug. 26 12:04 p.m. |
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Mary Sturgill, principal of John Mills School, 2824 N. 76th Ave., said students were using the gym Aug. 21.
Aug. 26 12:02 p.m. |
Plenty of metal and rubber lined Fullerton Avenue for the Elmwood Park Police Department’s D.A.R.E. Car Show, raising money to help the anti-drug program.
Aug. 26 11:54 a.m. |
Last year’s Taste of St. Celestine was without fried dough, a popular favorite, but it’s coming back this year as part of the Elmwood Park parish’s annual fundraising event.
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Aug. 26 11:50 a.m. |
As the year 2014 carries on, the city of Elmwood Park continues to celebrate its centennial milestone. This fall, Elmcrest will host an Emerald Ball Nov. 9 and the village will be selling a centennial book.
The Elmwood Park police blotter includes four DUI charges, theft and disorderly conduct charges.
For the last few years Frank Bottigliero, a former state director of veterans affairs, has manned the one-person office at the Leyden Township offices, 2501 Mannheim Road.
Aug. 26 8:10 a.m. |
Jamie T. O’Malley, 39, was facing two counts of aggravated DUI and one count of reckless homicide in connection with the July 22, 2012 crash that killed Marcial Marias-Quevedo, according to Pioneer Press and court records.
Aug. 25 7:41 p.m. |
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An Elmwood Park man is in custody after using a gun to motivate his son to go back to school, police say.
Aug. 25 6:15 p.m. |