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Abner S. Ganet was mayor of Elmhurst from 1977 to 1985. (Submitted photo)

Abner S. Ganet, former mayor of Elmhurst, dies

Abner S. Ganet, a former two-term mayor of Elmhurst, served in an Army unit that liberated a German concentration camp at the end of World … Read more ›

Ted Kross

Elmhurst retiree spent 11,000 hours as volunteer at historical museum

A lifelong resident of Elmhurst, Theodore H. Kross applied his vast knowledge of his community to his work at the Elmhurst Historical Museum, where he … Read more ›

Amy Martich (Submitted photo)

Father remembers daughter who died in triathlon as ‘strong’ and ‘gregarious’

A photo snapped of Amy Martich just before she entered the waters of the Hudson River to take part in the Nautica New York City … Read more ›

Robert Bartel, 79, of Lombard

Lombard man, owner of service station hit by tornado in ’60s, dies at 79

Everybody at Howard’s Standard hit the floor on that late autumn afternoon in 1965 when a tornado struck the gas station and repair shop at … Read more ›