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LEYDEN HIGH SCHOOLS HOMECOMING COURT ANNOUNCED

  DISTRICT 212 ANNOUNCES 2016 HOMECOMING COURT FROM BOTH CAMPUSES WEST LEYDEN HOMECOMING COURT GIRLS Carolay Alvarado Cynthia Diaz Noelle Lowther Yesenia Luangkhoth Gianna Lurigio Naomi Martinez Ashley O’Donnell Michayla Radomski Esmeralda Sanchez Xitlalli Solis   BOYS Jose Alvarado Joshua Cubon Jesus Delgado Joselito Delvalle Dominic Fredrickson Jalen Moore Ivan Nunez Alexis Salgado Jose Sanchez […]

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GARAGE SALE – SEPT. 30 & OCT. 1

GARAGE SALE – 2541 & 2527 Silvercreek, Franklin Park, IL  9 am to 5 pm. Tools, Clothing, Fall, Easter and Christmas Items. Some baby items also. Much, Much More!  Don’t miss it.

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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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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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ILLINOIS TAXPAYERS ON THE HOOK FOR PENSION FAILURES

ILLINOIS TAXPAYERS ON THE HOOK FOR PENSION FAILURES

| September 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Every time you turn around, there’s a new mess in Illinois pensions that ends up costing taxpayers billions. Sometimes it’s corrupt double-dipping that lets government workers tap into multiple pensions. Other times, it’s salary spiking that boosts the multimillion-dollar pensions of superintendents and administrators. Most of the time, it’s politicians treating the pension systems as their own political slush funds. And as […]

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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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Civil War Reenactment at Fischer Farm in Bensenville

Civil War Reenactment at Fischer Farm in Bensenville

| August 9, 2016 | 0 Comments

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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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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