Archive for October, 2014

From Historic Hospital to One-of-a-kind Homes

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Elmhurst Hospital was the dream of Dr. E. W. Marquardt, a physician and resident of Elmhurst. Up until the mid 1920s, people who needed hospital care were taken to West Suburban Hospital in Oak Park or one of the hospitals in Chicago. In 1920, a group of citizens presented the Elmhurst City Council with a […]

Elmhurst's First Neighborhood – Part 2

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This is our second look at a neighborhood so iconic, as far we can tell no one ever thought to name it. Stretching from St. Charles Road on the North to the Prairie Path on the South and York Street to Spring Road, it was home to estates built for the most important forefathers of […]

The View from 101 York – October 2014

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LW Reedy has been serving the Elmhurst community and surrounding areas since 1951. As the largest locally-owned real estate agency in Elmhurst, we have a passion for local news and events. Here’s our view of the community for this month, from our perch at 101 York in the heart of downtown Elmhurst. October 1 – 10, […]