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Elmhurst Scout Organizes Tree Planting Project

Graydon Megan Pioneer Press An Elmhurst Scout found a conservation project to earn Eagle Scout status while helping the Elmhurst Park District reforest a ravine on the west side of Salt Creek. Cody Coha, the 17-year-old Eagle Scout candidate, organized a group of volunteers from his Elmhurst Troop 82 Saturday to …

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Elmhurst 2016 Turkey Trot

Elmhurst turns out for 33rd Dan Gibbons Turkey Trot Thanksgiving Day’s overcast and chill didn’t dampen the spirit of thousands of runners, walkers and stroller-pushers gathered in Elmhurst for the 33rd running of the Dan Gibbons Turkey Trot. From first-year participants to seasoned veterans, the event draws thousands — this …

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Recycle Used, Broken Holiday Lights at Park District Locations

Don’t throw away your tangled, broken or burned out holiday lights this year; recycle them! The City of Elmhurst and Elmhurst Park District are partnering with SCARCE for holiday lights recycling. Look for the bins with the “Holiday Lights” stickers at these locations: Wager Community Center – 615 N. West Avenue – …

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MOD Pizza National Campaign to Benefit D205 Foundation

Elmhurst MOD Pizza will be donating $1.00 for every pizza sold to benefit the District 205 Foundation for Educational Excellence from November 22 through 27, 2016. The Foundation joins over 175 non-profits across the U.S. that will be the beneficiaries of the Spreading MODness 2016 Campaign – a week at MOD which …

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