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Starved Rock, A Nice Summertime Trip

Starved Rock, A Nice Summertime Trip

This summer I visited Starved Rock State Park located in Utica, IL.  I recommend this to anyone who wants to take in some scenic sites and loves to walk.  The landscape is breathtaking and when you go up to Starved Rock itself you can see the Illinois River.  There are many trails to walk and many beautiful waterfalls inside […]

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Photos From Fischer Farm’s Civil War Reenactment

Photos From Fischer Farm’s Civil War Reenactment

Here are some photos from the Civil War Reenactment that was held at Fischer Farm in Bensenville, IL.

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Mike’s Tech Corner

Mike’s Tech Corner

Here is  another video that  corresponds to my August 2016 Mike’s Tech Corner article.  Be sure to check out the video because it goes into detail on how to use the Margaritaville Bluetooth device.  

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In Case You Missed It

Mike’s Tech Corner

Mike’s Tech Corner

Well, here is a video companion to the August 2016 edition of Mike’s Tech Corner which can be found in the current People and Places Newspaper.  By the way this was recorded and edited using my iPhone.  The wonders of technology!

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Civil War Reenactment at Fischer Farm in Bensenville

Civil War Reenactment at Fischer Farm in Bensenville

I attended a Civil War Reenactment at Fischer Farm in Bensenville which was quite interesting.  They had camps set up for both the Union and Confederate troops, a medical tent, a showcase of items that were used at the time and a showcase of weapons that were used in the war.  Fischer Farm is located at […]

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Trains Coming Through Franklin Park During Railroad Day

Trains Coming Through Franklin Park During Railroad Day

Here is a short video that I shot and edited of various trains coming through Franklin Park during Railroad Day that was held on June 11, 2016.

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BLUECROSS-BLUESHIELD

| August 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Find a job and career with BlueCross BlueShield … BlueCross BlueShield BlueCross and BlueShield Association (BCBSA) serves as the cohesive force that brings 36 independent companies scattered around the USA into one national system. It serves as a trade association for these 36 BCBSA companies while providing national leadership in health insurance. BCBSA is rich […]

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LEGENDARY-ANNUAL-ALL-NIGHTER FLEA MARKET AUGUST 20

| August 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

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ELECTION JUDGES

| July 31, 2016 | 0 Comments

Back in November of 2013 we wrote our article on ELECTION JUDGES. With the coming November 2016 Elections and the local elections in March of 2017 it would only be proper to do this article again … ELECTION JUDGES: Every time there is an election the Board of Elections Commissioners employs thousands of people to […]

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August @ the Franklin Park Public Library

| July 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

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 PM     Saturday: 9 AM – 5 […]

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DISPENSING OPTICIANS

| July 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

Find a job and career as a DISPENSING OPTICIAN … What DISPENSING OPTICIANS DO … Dispensing Opticians help fit eyeglasses and contact lenses following an eye exam from Ophthalmologist and/or Optometrists. They, also, help customers decide which eyeglass frames or contact lenses to buy. Most Dispensing Opticians work in store front offices that sell eyeglasses, […]

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