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Peter Noone Performing at The Fest for Beatles Fans Chicago 2014

Peter Noone Performing at The Fest for Beatles Fans Chicago 2014

Last weekend this photographer/videographer made his yearly visit to The Fest for Beatles Fans which is a celebration of the music and times of The Beatles. This year was a celebration of the fifty year anniversary of their arrival in America. Many special guests were here to celebrate, Micky Dolenz of The Monkees, Mike Pender [...]

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Wizard World at The  Stephens Convention Center

Wizard World at The Stephens Convention Center

For all you comic book geeks out there, Wizard World was held this past weekend at the Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL. some of the hi-lights included a discussion with two co-stars from the Marvel film Captain America, The Winter Soldier.  The two stars are Sebastian Stan as James “Bucky” Barnes and Anthony Mackie as [...]

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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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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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BROOKFIELD ZOO

| September 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Find a job and career with the BROOKFIELD ZOO … The Chicago Zoological Society (Brookfield Zoo) employs almost 450 full time Employees. In the busy summer season an additional 1,000 to 1,200 seasonal workers are needed. A talented staff with a variety of skills, background are constantly needed and required to operate the Zoo every [...]

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Betty’s Bites goes to Culinary Nirvana – Mantra

| September 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Mantra 9438 W. Irving Park Road, Schiller Park, Illinois 60176 (847) 260-5777 Mantra is an Indian Cuisine restaurant in Schiller Park which opened just a few months ago. When you walk in, the first thing you notice is the aroma in the air. It is spectacular.   All of the wonderful spices used in Indian food [...]

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September is National Library Card Month!

| August 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

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

| August 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

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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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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