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Town Hall Meeting

Town Hall Meeting

On June 12, 2017 there was a town hall meeting held in Franklin Park at the Franklin Park Community Center located at 9560 Franklin Avenue.  The event ran from 6:30pm until 8:30pm.  The event was free and open to  the public.  In attendance was Senator Don Harmon, Representative Kathy Willis and Representative Camille Lilly.  Here […]

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The Underpass Lounge Car Show

The Underpass Lounge Car Show

The Village of Franklin Park co-sponsored a car show with the Underpass  Lounge on June 11, 2017.  Many cars were on display for the community to see.  There was also a D. J. to provide  entertainment and delicious  food being served fresh off the grill.  Here are some photos from the event.

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Railroad Day in Franklin Park 2017

Railroad Day in Franklin Park 2017

Here are many photos of Franklin Park’s Railroad Day 2017.

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In Case You Missed It

The Buddy Rich Big Band with Gregg Potter and featuring Cathy Rich

The Buddy Rich Big Band with Gregg Potter and featuring Cathy Rich

Here is a video that I recorded with my #iOgrapher and iPhone of  The Buddy Rich Big Band with Gregg Potter and featuring Cathy Rich.

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The Buddy Rich Big Band with Gregg Potter and featuring Cathy Rich

The Buddy Rich Big Band with Gregg Potter and featuring Cathy Rich

Franklin Park’s Jazz Night also featured The Buddy Rich Big Band with Gregg Potter and featuring Cathy Rich (Buddy Rich’s daughter on vocals).  Here are some photos from that performance.

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Jazz Night in Franklin Park – Bobby Lewis Quintet featuring Olejo Poveda

Jazz Night in Franklin Park – Bobby Lewis Quintet featuring Olejo Poveda

Here are some additional photos from Jazz Night in Franklin Park featuring The Bobby Lewis Quintet with Olejo Poveda.

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Other Recent Articles

Franklin Park’s Memorial Day Ceremony 2017

Franklin Park’s Memorial Day Ceremony 2017

| July 19, 2017 | 0 Comments

Here are more pictures that I took at the Franklin Park Memorial Day Ceremony.

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Mike’s Tech Corner

Mike’s Tech Corner

| July 19, 2017 | 0 Comments

Here is a short video that I created with Apple  Clips.  It corresponds to the article I wrote in the July issue of People  and Places Newspaper.

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Mike’s Tech Corner

Mike’s Tech Corner

| June 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

To coincide with the June 2017 print edition of People and Places Newspaper here is a video of samples of work I  created with IntroMate.

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Interpreter and Translator

| May 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

Find a job and career as an INTERPRETER/TRANSLATOR … Do you speak more than one language? If you speak a language other than English you may be very valuable to the work field. All sorts of institutions need help with languages, courts, social service agencies, customer service centers … to name a few. Typically you […]

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Spend Some Time at Schiller Woods

Spend Some Time at Schiller Woods

| April 26, 2017 | 0 Comments

This spring and summer get out and enjoy the beautiful surroundings of Schiller Woods, part of Cook County’s Forest Preserve.  Here is a video I shot of my last trip  there.

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