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Taste of Elmwood Park:  Heartache Tonight Performing New Kid In Town

Taste of Elmwood Park: Heartache Tonight Performing New Kid In Town

If you enjoy the music of the Eagles then you will love the sounds of Heartache Tonight an Eagles cover band. They performed at the Taste of Elmwood Park on August 10, 2014.

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September is National Library Card Month!

This September, the Franklin Park Public Library will join libraries across the nation to celebrate the benefits that come from having a library card. Raffle prizes will be drawn weekly and awarded to those who use their Franklin Park Library card to borrow library materials. Entry into the raffle may also be obtained by registering for [...]

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September @ the Franklin Park Public Library

September 3 – Friendship Quilting Club – Join us for crafting and camaraderie. Whether you are a newcomer or a long-time quilting enthusiast, you’re invited to learn new techniques, talk about fabrics and share patterns. 10:00am-12:00pm September 5 – Morning Movers – Let’s sing, play, and read in this storytime for babies and toddlers. Ages [...]

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In Case You Missed It

Crazy but True -Intoxication without drinking?

Man gets drunk without drinking a drop: Is it possible to get drunk without drinking a drop of alcohol?  Yes, it turns out, thanks to a rare and bizarre ailment newly dubbed “auto-brewery syndrome.” As National Public Radio NPR explains, this case involved a Texas man who would get drunk at random times while swearing up and down that [...]

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OCTOBER OBSERVANCES – Familiar and some Funny too!

October Monthly Observances – Some you know, some you don’t Adopt A Shelter Dog Month AIDS Awareness Month (President Reagan) American Cheese Month Antidepressant Death Awareness Month Apple Month Link Bat Appreciation Month Black Speculative Fiction Month  Link Breast Cancer Awareness Month Bullying Prevention Month Link (World) Blindness Awareness Month Link Caffeine Addiction Recovery Month Celiac Disease Awareness Month Celebrating [...]

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Teen Hero – Lancaster, PA.

Teen Hero – Lancaster, PA.

 This is a Feel Good Story,  Kids doing the Right thing.  A story that could have ended tragically.   Lancaster ,PA. –  Temar Boggs, 15, is being praised as a Teen Hero after saving a 5-year-old girl from an attempted abduction. Pennsylvania police say on July 11 the girl, little Jocelyn Rojas, was kidnapped  while  playing  in her Grandmothers front  yard. Temar Boggs and a [...]

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August @ the Franklin Park Public Library

| July 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

August 5 – Lego Club – Build with us during this special Tuesday night Lego Club! All ages. 6:00-8:00pm August 6 – Friendship Quilting Club – Join us for crafting and camaraderie. Whether you are a newcomer or a long-time quilting enthusiast, you’re invited to learn new techniques, talk about fabrics and share patterns. 10:00am-12:00pm [...]

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Writer and Editor

| July 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

If you own a computer being a writer and/or editor may be your ticket to success … WRITER/EDITOR You do not need to be a professional scribe to find work in this arena. Jobs run from copyediting to proofreading, from resume writing to technical editing. If you have the expertise in a particular field, that’s [...]

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WESTLAKE HOSPITAL HEALTH EVENTS & SCREENINGS

| July 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Health Events and Screenings From Westlake Hospital   Wednesday, July 2 Senior Assistance Program Whether you need information about local, state and national resources important to older adults and their families or you need to talk to someone about personal safety concerns and problems, help is available from the professional staff of Solutions for Care. [...]

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VONAGE

| July 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Find a job and career with VONAGE … WORKING WITH VONAGE VONAGE is a telephone service connecting your phone service using your High-speed Internet connection. It does not use the traditional phone line … thus saving the consumer money. At VONAGE their goal is to transform the communications industry. To accomplish this goal they have [...]

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ELMWOOD PARK PARADE INFORMATION

| June 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

​ Parade steps off at 10 a.m. outside of Village Hall Full day of activities planned for Elmwood Park’s Centennial 4th of July ELMWOOD PARK – This year’s Independence Day celebrations will feature a full day of activities for residents, beginning with the annual parade in the morning, followed by a 4th of July festival running [...]

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