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Adventist LaGrange Birth Center Receives Prestigious Accreditation

Adventist LaGrange Birth Center Receives Prestigious Accreditation

Natural Birth Center which offers customized water birthing certified by Commission for the Accreditation of Birthing Centers.
13 More Awesome Ways Residents Help Build Communities

13 More Awesome Ways Residents Help Build Communities

Patch readers told us who the "Everyday Inspirations" in their communities are, and we're sharing their stories and the work they've done locally.
Video Captures Dramatic Elmhurst Semi-Trailer Fire

Video Captures Dramatic Elmhurst Semi-Trailer Fire

Fire caused $170,000 in damages to semi-trailer.
Elmhurst Cycling Classic Kicks Off Friday in Wilder Park

Elmhurst Cycling Classic Kicks Off Friday in Wilder Park

Professional and amateur bike racing gets underway around Elmhurst in sixth leg of Prairie State Cycling Series from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, July 25.
Elks Club Bartender Skimmed Beer Sales: Cops

Elks Club Bartender Skimmed Beer Sales: Cops

The bartender was selling bottles of beer and keeping the money for herself, police said.
Skinny Old Man With Red Polish on His Pinky Fingernails Bothers Woman, Dog: Cops

Skinny Old Man With Red Polish on His Pinky Fingernails Bothers Woman, Dog: Cops

The skinny old man tried to pick up the dog and stared at the woman, police said.
Police Report Rage on the Roads of Elmhurst

Police Report Rage on the Roads of Elmhurst

One man brandished a billy club and then got pushed around, police said.
NASA: Perseid Meteor Shower “Best of Year” (Catch the 2014 Peak Dates!)

NASA: Perseid Meteor Shower “Best of Year” (Catch the 2014 Peak Dates!)

The Perseids could spawn up to 100 meteors per hour, NASA predicts.
Please Don't Help My Kids

Please Don't Help My Kids

I am not sitting here, 15 whole feet away from my kids, because I am too lazy to get up and help them climb the ladder. I brought them here so they could learn to climb it themselves.
11 Years After 'Heaven,' What Life is Like for the Burpo Family

11 Years After 'Heaven,' What Life is Like for the Burpo Family

The movie, in stores July 22, is about a real-life boy who says he went to Heaven and met Jesus during surgery. We spoke with the family behind the film about how it can help start a discuss
Elmhurst Establishes Prescription Medication Drop Box

Elmhurst Establishes Prescription Medication Drop Box

The drop box will be available 24 hours a day.
Caller Tells Elmhurst Woman Latin Kings Will Kill Her Brother if She Doesn't Wire $2,500

Caller Tells Elmhurst Woman Latin Kings Will Kill Her Brother if She Doesn't Wire $2,500

The Latin Kings really weren't going to kill her brother, as he was actually shopping in Oak Brook.
Elmhurst Man Masturbates in Front of Girl: Cops

Elmhurst Man Masturbates in Front of Girl: Cops

The Elmhurst man was jailed for allegedly standing at his front door and masturbating in front of a child.
Telephone Tough Guy Threatens to Kill Dogs in Elmhurst

Telephone Tough Guy Threatens to Kill Dogs in Elmhurst

The cops tried to track down the threatening caller but were unable to find him.
24 Amazing Ways Residents Inspire Their Communities

24 Amazing Ways Residents Inspire Their Communities

Patch readers told us who the "Everyday Inspirations" in their communities are, and we're sharing their stories and the work they've done locally.
Elmhurst Woman Lies to Cops About Her Pills Getting Stolen: Police

Elmhurst Woman Lies to Cops About Her Pills Getting Stolen: Police

The Elmhurst woman's lie landed her in trouble with the law, police said.
Old Man Brandished Handgun Near Pioneer Park: Police

Old Man Brandished Handgun Near Pioneer Park: Police

The police searched for the old man but couldn't find him.
Another Drunken Elmhurst bicyclist Rides Afoul of the Law: Cops

Another Drunken Elmhurst bicyclist Rides Afoul of the Law: Cops

This one was drinking beer and cough medicine before he crashed and scraped up his face, police said.