Elmhurst residents Ryan Ohm and Jeremy Marsan wanted to create a platform where independent filmmakers could release their work, so they turned to VHS. Weird Life LTR is a new business in Elmhurst that aims to change the way people watch movies. The concept is simple: people buy movies from the website for $12.99 and receive a VHS tape and a free bag of popcorn. There … [Read more...] about Love VHS? Are you into Indie Movies? An Independent Elmhurst Business is Catering to You!
Lena Germany, 23, of Pittsburgh, Pa., says she had to give her son up for adoption because she couldn't afford a heart transplant that he needed to survive.She was a McDonald's employee, and at the time her son was having medical issues but what she was earning and the benefits she was receiving weren't enough to help him. "We deserve better," Germany said. Germany and … [Read more...] about Day 2 of Minimum Wage Protesting Continues in Oakbrook
During a May 19 COD Board of Trustees meeting, the majority of trustees approved retaining the services of Kenneth Shaw, for a board retreat May 22. His fee is about $6,200, board Chairwoman Deanne Mazzochi said. Voting "no" were trustees Dianne McGuire and Joseph Wozniak, who said they would not be able to attend the retreat because of prior commitments. Wozniak also said … [Read more...] about CoD Trustees are attending a board retreat in order to work more productively