Elmhurst News

Gail Miller Blubaugh, 67

Gail Miller Blubaugh, 67

Former Elmhurst resident Gail Miller Blubaugh died on November 18, 2022 in Punta Gorda, Florida, at the age of 67. She died from Ataxia-MSAC after a long illness. A memorial service was held at Ahlgrim’s Funeral Home, 567 Spring Road, Elmhurst. Gail was born June 11, 1955, in Greenville, Miss., […]

 
 

Police Reports

The Elmhurst Police Department recently reported the following arrests and citations. Persons charged with domestic battery are not named in order to protect the privacy of victims. Readers are reminded that an arrest does not constitute a conviction, and that subjects are considered innocent unless proven guilty in a court […]

 
 

Obituary

Obituary

Jerome “Jerry” M. Noti II of Elmhurst, age 63. Beloved fiancé of Margaret “Peggy” Basic; loving father of Nick (Emmily) Noti and the late Brian Noti; cherished son of Antoinette “Toni” and the late Jerome Noti; dear brother of Steve (Kathy) and Anthony (Katia); fond uncle of Monica (Mike) Ramaeker, Anthony […]

 
 

Police Reports

The Elmhurst Police Department recently reported the following arrests and citations. Persons charged with domestic battery are not named in order to protect the privacy of victims. Readers are reminded that an arrest does not constitute a conviction, and that subjects are considered innocent unless proven guilty in a court […]

 
 

Richard L. Schmuhl, 60

Richard L. Schmuhl, 60

Services Friday, Saturday Richard L. Schmuhl passed away Friday, Nov. 11, 2022, at home surrounded by his loving family. He was 60 years old. He was born Nov. 15, 1961 in Chicago to the late Robert E. Schmuhl and the late Florence M. Schmuhl (nee Nelson). Richard graduated from Mount […]

 
 

Arnold Clark, 96

Arnold Clark, 96

Arnold Clark, age 96, and 18-year resident of Oak Brook, passed away peacefully November 8, 2022.  He was a long-time member of Visitation Parish in Elmhurst, where he sang in the choir for 45 years. Arnold was the beloved husband of Marilyn Clark for 52 years.  He is survived by […]

 
 

John Peter Robinson, 72

John Peter Robinson, of Elmhurst, died October 24, 2022, at his home, at the age of 72. He was born September 25, 1950, in Iowa City,  to John and Jean (Smith) Robinson. He had a long construction career and when he wasn’t working, he enjoyed golfing and was an avid […]

 
 

Postal carrier charged with stealing checks from those on mail route; Suspect allegedly pocketed 130 checks worth $60,000

On Wednesday, Nov. 9, DuPage County State’s Attorney Robert Berlin and Elmhurst Chief of Police Michael McLean announced that a postal carrier had been charged with identity theft for allegedly stealing more than 100 checks intended for others from his mail route. Keevon Dockery, 22, of the 7500 block of […]

 
 

Results of area races, ballot measures from the Nov. 8 general election

Editor’s note: The following is a list of unofficial results for U.S. House and Senate seats, state-wide and DuPage County-wide races, and ballot measures from the Tuesday, Nov. 8 general elections. This is not a comprehensive list of candidates, races and ballot measures. Results listed here were provided by www.dupageresults.gov, […]

 
 

Time for Oglethorpe to step off! Dan Gibbons Turkey Trot registration closes Nov. 20

By Dee Longfellow FOR THE ELMHURST INDEPENDENT Important dates are coming up to lead into the Thanksgiving morning Elmhurst tradition that is the 39th annual Dan Gibbons Turkey Trot. On Thursday, Nov. 24, almost 4,000 are set to descend onto the streets of downtown Elmhurst, beginning at Park Ave. and […]