Author Archive: RVP Editor

Thornton’s Gas Station in Elmhurst robbed

Thornton’s Gas Station in Elmhurst robbed

Elmhurst Police are investigating a reported robbery that occurred on September 20th, 2021 at approximately 1:45 PM at the Thornton’s Gas Station located at 476 N. York, Elmhurst, IL.  The offender was described as a light complexion black male approximately 6’4’’ and 25-35 years of age with a small lateral scar […]

 
 

Elmhurst Police Investigate Aggravated Vehicular Hijacking

Elmhurst Police Investigate Aggravated Vehicular Hijacking

On Friday, September 17, 2021 at 8:45 a.m. Elmhurst Police were dispatched to the parking lot of the 7-11 at 572 S. York Street for a vehicular hijacking involving the display of a firearm.  Upon arrival, officers met with the victim who related his vehicle was stolen by two men who […]

 
 

Warriors win title at their own invite

Warriors win title at their own invite
 
 

U.S. Air Force promotes Lombard native

U.S. Air Force promotes Lombard native
 
 

Lombard/Villa Park obituaries—September 9

IRENE M. BATCHELOR Visitation for Irene M. Batchelor, 95, of Naperville, was held Tuesday, Sept, 7, at Williams-Kampp Funeral Home, 430 E. Roosevelt Road, Wheaton. Funeral services were held Wednesday, Sept. 8, with prayers from the funeral home to Mass at Christ the King Catholic Church, 1510 S. Main St., […]

 
 

An Ever-Widening Circle: Elmhurst University at 150; New exhibit at History Museum shares story of institution’s journey

An Ever-Widening Circle: Elmhurst University at 150; New exhibit at History Museum shares story of institution’s journey

On Dec. 6, 1871, Carl F. Kranz and 14 students stepped off a train in the small Illinois prairie town known as Elmhurst. They would be the first students and faculty at a newly formed “proseminary,” a high school for preparing young men to attend the Evangelical seminary or to […]

 
 

Senior Michael Carver receives Montini’s ‘Bumber’s Corner Locker’ honor; Tradition now in its 4th year honoring extraordinary alumnus

Montini Catholic has announced its 2021 ‘Bumber’s Corner Locker’ recipient, named after 1989 Montini graduate and football standout Brad Bumber. This year’s honor went to senior Bronco (LB/FB) Michael Carver. Michael received the news during the football team’s weekly dinner on Thursday evening, Sept. 2.   “Michael truly embodies the […]

 
 

Heritage Foundation’s 6th annual Craft Beer Fest coming Saturday

The Elmhurst Heritage Foundation (EHF) has announced the 6th Annual Elmhurst Craft Beer Fest will take place Saturday, Sept. 18 from 1-6 p.m. on the grounds of the Elmhurst History Museum.        This annual event is held to raise funds for the Elmhurst History Museum, including its family-friendly […]

 
 

Elmhurst U. receives record $3.4 million gift; Funds will support student veterans, military career exploration

Two brothers with multi-generational ties to Elmhurst University are giving the University $3.4 million to implement a comprehensive initiative that will introduce more STEM students to careers in the military while also supporting student veterans on campus. The gift from Robert Jans, of Brookfield; and Elmhurst U. alumnus Tim Jans, […]

 
 

Edward-Elmhurst Health announces merger with NorthShore University HealthSystem; Community investment funds created, totaling $200 million

NorthShore University HealthSystem (NorthShore) and Edward-Elmhurst Health today announced their intention to merge the two healthcare systems under a new parent system, pending regulatory approval. Together, the organizations will extend their focus on community-connected, expert care while serving as a best place to work, learn, practice and receive care.  “NorthShore […]