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Jun 21

New Business Update: FPV Racing Hobbies Hobby Shop Coming to Elmhurst

Posted to Economic Development Updates and Success Stories by Erin Jason

The Economic Development Team is pleased to announce that FPV Racing Hobbies Hobby Shop is coming to 593 N. York. The hobby shop will specialize in custom modified radio controlled vehicles, R/C products, FPV racing drones and custom creations. FPV Racing Hobbies will be the first official Factory Sales & Service Center outside of China for SwellPro and home to the SwellPro USA Drone Racing Team. The hobby shop is scheduled to open in July 2017. 

To learn more about FPV Racing Hobbies visit: FPV Racing Hobbies
Jul 20

City of Elmhurst unveils new fire truck

Posted to Fire Department News by Web Administrator

Elected Officials, city staff and fire department personnel have officially welcomed a new tower ladder fire truck to the City of Elmhurst.

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May 03

Bank Robbery 5/25/16, at 10:30 a.m.

Posted to Police Department News by Madonna Nero

For Immediate Release—Bank Robbery

May 25, 2016


Authority: Chief Michael Ruth




Elmhurst Police are investigating a bank robbery that occurred at Inland Bank, located at 539 S. Spring Rd. on 5/25/16, at 10:30 a.m.  


Police responded to Inland Bank after a male/white, 5'01, 130 lbs., with a blue jacket, black pants and a hat, presented a note and demanded money from the bank teller. The offender fled the scene on foot traveling eastbound toward Montrose. 


Police have recovered a vehicle which is believed to be involved in the robbery and are currently speaking to a person of interest who may have additional information on the robbery.


The offender of the bank robbery currently remains at large.  Elmhurst Police ask anyone with information to contact the Elmhurst Police Department at 630-530-3050