Archive for February, 2015

The View from 101 York – March 2015

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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. March 7, 2015 […]

Elmhurst's Place in Airport History

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In 1923, a Chicagoan named Joe James landed a biplane in a field roughly located at Grand Avenue and Church Street.  Shortly after that, Fred Bouchard and Mr. James named that space  “Eagle Flying Field” and founded the airport that would be incorporated, in 1929, as the Elmhurst Airport,  the first airport for small aircraft […]

What's going on in North Elmhurst?

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The city of Elmhurst has decided that the north side of town needs a little tender loving care. Work has been going on for over a year, including community meetings with both residents and businesses, surveys, research in other towns and internal discussion among city officials. Called the North York  Plan, the area in question […]