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Franklin Park Fire Truck #2 Push-In Celebration

Franklin Park Fire Truck #2 Push-In Celebration

Here is a short video that I put together of Franklin Park’s Fire Department Truck #2 Push-In Ceremony.

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Push-In Party For Franklin Park’s New Fire Truck

Push-In Party For Franklin Park’s New Fire Truck

On May 19th Franklin Park’s Fire Department held a Push-In Party for their new fire truck.  By definition a Push-In Party is having the firefighters push the new apparatus into the firehouse. The origin is reported to be from the time of horse drawn equipment which could not be easily be backed into the building […]

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Leyden High School Spring Musical “Once On This Island”

Leyden High School Spring Musical “Once On This Island”

The weekend of May 10, 11 and 12 Leyden High School held their spring musical “Once On This Island” at West Leyden High School’s auditorium.  Here are a few photos from the May 10 opening.

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Reptilefest 2018 held at Northeastern Illinois University

Reptilefest 2018 held at Northeastern Illinois University

Here is a video that I created when I attended Reptilefest at Northeastern Illinois University the weekend of April 14 through April 15, 2018.

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Reptilefest at Northeastern Illinois University

Reptilefest at Northeastern Illinois University

Here are a few photographs from Reptilefest which was held at Northeastern Illinois University the weekend of April 14 through April 15, 2018.

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Snoopy and The Red Baron Exhibit at The Elmhurst History Museum March 23 to June 17.

Snoopy and The Red Baron Exhibit at The Elmhurst History Museum March 23 to June 17.

You still have time to catch the Snoopy and Red Baron exhibit at the Elmhurst History Museum located at 120 E. Park Avenue in Elmhurst, IL. Here are a few photos that I took when I visited the exhibit.

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The Harp Twins Performing at Heroes and Villains Fan Fest / Walker Stalker Convention

The Harp Twins Performing at Heroes and Villains Fan Fest / Walker Stalker Convention

| May 22, 2018 | 0 Comments

Here is a video of the Harp Twins, Camille and Kennerly Kitt, performing a few pieces at Heroes and Villains Fan Fest / Walker Stalker Convention  at the Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL.

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Heroes and Villans / Walker Stalker Convention

Heroes and Villans / Walker Stalker Convention

| May 21, 2018 | 0 Comments

Here are a few photos that I took at Heroes and Villains / Walker Stalker Convention that was held at the Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, Illinois the weekend of April 7th. and 8th, 2018.

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East Leyden High School Groundbreaking Ceremony

East Leyden High School Groundbreaking Ceremony

| May 21, 2018 | 0 Comments

Here are a few photos that I took at the East Leyden High School Groundbreaking Ceremony that was held on March 15, 2018.  

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June 2018 @ the Franklin Park Public Library

| May 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

Franklin Park Public Library District We are located at 10311 Grand Avenue in Franklin Park, IL and offer a range of services and programs for children, teens and adults. Further information is available at www.fppld.org or by calling 847-455-6016. Unless otherwise noted, registration is required for ALL library programs. Hours of Service:     Monday-Friday: 9 am – 9 […]

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May 2018 @ the Franklin Park Public Library

| May 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

Franklin Park Public Library District We are located at 10311 Grand Avenue in Franklin Park, IL and offer a range of services and programs for children, teens and adults. Further information is available at www.fppld.org or by calling 847-455-6016. Unless otherwise noted, registration is required for ALL library programs. Hours of Service:     Monday-Friday: 9 am – 9 […]

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