Archive for October, 2012

Library Celebrates International Games Day

| October 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

Libraries today are more than just books.  Franklin Parkers rely on the library to borrow  movies and music. The Library provides free Wi-fi internet service, access  to  databases for research, test prep, self -improvement, and so much more!  A recent, and important,  development , libraries are becoming  gathering spaces for the community, comfortable and safe […]

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VETERANS DAY OBSERVANCE

| October 31, 2012 | 1 Comment

Veterans Park District’s Veterans Day Observance  Thursday, November 8th, 2012 at 10 a.m. Bulger Park, 1601 Hirsch Street, Melrose Park On this Veterans Day think of how grateful we should be for all the veterans who have sacrificed their lives by fighting for our freedom. For the past seven years, Veterans Park District has observed […]

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Park District of Franklin Park Upcoming Events – November December!

| October 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

 Special Events Halloween Hoot Wednesday, October 31 • 4:00-6:00 p.m. Location: Centre at North Park, 10040 Addison Street Come dressed in your Halloween best! This evening will be full of trickish games and crafts, but don’t be scared. Join us in walking in our annual costume parade and participate in our costume awards. Winners will […]

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President’s Reception November 14th at Triton College

| October 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Triton College Foundation Board of Directors’ President David King  to be honored at President’s Reception on Nov. 14 River Grove, Ill. – Triton College Foundation Board of Directors’ President David King will be honored at the 20th Annual President’s Reception on Wednesday, Nov. 14, in the Student Center (B-Building).  King, who has served as President […]

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Quigley Veterans Bill Signed into Law

| October 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Bipartisan legislation helps veterans gain employment in commercial trucking industry.  October 22nd –  U.S. Representative Mike Quigley (IL-05) announced that the Military Commercial Driver’s License Act of 2012, which he introduced last month with Representatives Larry Bucshon (R-IN) and John Carney (D-DE), was signed into law by President Barack Obama.  The legislation gives active duty military […]

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EARLY VOTING OFF TO STRONG START

| October 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

Nearly 26,000 suburban Cook County voter have applied for Vote By Mail Suburban Cook County voters have already requested nearly as many mail ballots as during the last presidential election, Cook County Clerk David Orr stated. “Mail voting is now available to all Illinois voters, so we anticipated a spike in requests,” Orr said. “Voters […]

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HALLOWEEN SAFETY TIPS from Elmwood Park Police

| October 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

Village offers Trick-or-Treating safety tips, Halloween party Final Farmers Market of the year set for Sunday ELMWOOD PARK, IL — Elmwood Park Police have released a Halloween safety guide to help ensure that families experience a fun and safe holiday. Consistent with prior years, the Elmwood Park Police Department will assign extra officers the evening […]

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VILLAGE OF SCHILLER PARK’S ANNUAL TREASURER’S REPORT – April 30, 2012

| October 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

As published 10-18-12 REVENUE SUMMARY: Property Tax $5,712,350.00 – Road & Bridge Tax $171,159.39 – Income Tax $1,002,519.40 – Sales Tax $3,538,459.02 -PPRT $278,748.90 – Auto Rental Tax $89,608.54 – Local Use Tax $172,119.88 – Cable TV Franchise Fee $72,413.58 – Natural Gas Franchise Fee $20,487.46 – Motor Vehicle Leasing Tax $48,220.76 – Parking Tax […]

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EAST LEYDEN HALLOWEEN INSTRUMENTAL CONCERT

| October 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

HALLOWEEN INSTRUMENTAL CONCERT AT EAST LEYDEN  Leyden High School District 212 presents its annual fall Halloween Instrumental Concert on Thursday, October 25, 2012, at 7:00 p.m. in the auditorium at West Leyden High School, 1000 N. Wolf Rd, Northlake. In keeping with the Halloween holiday, the auditorium will be decorated and the performers will be […]

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IN CASE YOU MISSED IT – Endeavour Space Shuttle

| October 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

Endeavour Makes its Way through the Streets of LA!  Follow the link! http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2012/10/a-space-shuttle-on-the-streets-of-los-angeles/100386  

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