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August @ the Franklin Park Public Library

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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WESTLAKE HOSPITAL HEALTH EVENTS & SCREENINGS

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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ELMWOOD PARK PARADE INFORMATION

​ 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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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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Other Recent Articles

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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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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July @ the Franklin Park Public Library

| June 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

July 1 – Tween Scene – All month long we will be experimenting, being a little more “Green,” and having fun with food! Ages 9 – 12-years-old. 6:00-7:00pm July 2 – Friendship Quilting Club – Join us for crafting and camaraderie. Whether you are a newcomer or a long-time enthusiast, you are invited to learn [...]

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TRITON CERNAN EARTH & SPACE CENTER HAPPENINGS!

| June 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Cernan Earth and Space Center makes Saturdays ‘super-galactic’ this summer River Grove, Ill. – Saturday nights this summer will be out of this world at Triton College’s Cernan Earth and Space Center! For three nights this summer, families can catch unique shows in one, fun-filled night dedicated to entertaining and informing all ages about galactic [...]

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UPCOMING TRITON COLLEGE YOUTH PROGRAMS

| June 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Triton College programs provide a creative outlet for youth River Grove, Ill. – This summer, from June 16 through July 31, 2014, youth can partake in a number of camps designed to inspire learning, while also developing a child’s creativity and athletic abilities. ATHLETIC CAMPS Basketball Clinic – Compete, learn and gain knowledge of the [...]

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