Archive for April, 2013

ATTENTION ELMWOOD PARK RESIDENTS OR FORMER RESIDENTS

| April 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

Help make history! Elmwood Park resident and historian Kenneth Knack is seeking images for his forthcoming book, Images of America: Elmwood Park. The book is planned to be released in conjunction with Elmwood Park’s centennial next year. To be considered for inclusion, items must be in by April 30th. All items used will be credited […]

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World Book Night in Franklin Park

| April 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

On April 23, 2013, 25,000 volunteers from Berkeley to Boston and Sitka to Sarasota will give away half a million free books in more than 6,000 towns and cities across the country. World Book Night U.S. is an ambitious campaign to give thousands of free, specially printed paperbacks to light or nonreaders across America on […]

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Prom “shopping” @ your Library

Prom “shopping” @ your Library

| April 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

News From the Library 2nd Annual Once Upon A Prom event held! Again this year, the Franklin Park Library, along with Leyden High Schools and the Northlake Library, held a formal-wear exchange for our local prom goer’s. The event was held Friday evening (April 5) from 5:30 to 8:30 PM.  A bevy of area students […]

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ALL IN FAVOR – APRIL, 2013

| April 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

Schiller Park Village Board Meetings March 12, 2013 Start 8:01 pm Adjourned 8:19 pm – All Present Including Village Manager and Village Attorney from Odelson & Sterk Thomas J. Reif was issued the Oath of Office for Police Officer. Items voted on and approved by the Village Board $31,475.25 paid to Alliance Contractors, Inc. for […]

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PRESCRIPTION DRUG TAKE BACK INITIATIVE DAY

| April 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

NATIONAL PRESCRIPTION DRUG TAKE BACK INITIATIVE DAY The Village of Schiller Park will be participating in the “National Take-Back Initiative” which is a Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) national program aimed at reducing prescription drug abuse and accidental overdoses by encouraging residents to turn-in unneeded prescription pills. The event will take place on Saturday, April 27, […]

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Triton Tax Abatement

| April 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

Triton College Board of Trustees approves tax abatement of $2.4 million River Grove, Ill. – Triton College’s Board of Trustees has approved a tax abatement that will provide relief to households within the college’s district during these struggling economical times. During the March 19 board meeting, the Board of Trustees approved a $2.4 million tax […]

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NEW CUISINE COURSES

| April 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

Triton College and Cantata Adult Life Services explore culture through cuisine with new courses River Grove, Ill. – “Tell me what you eat, and I’ll tell you who you are,” wrote Frenchman Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin. Food can tell us many things about a person’s culture, including the landscape of which they’re from, their religion, or […]

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TRITON EVENTS – APRIL, 2013

| April 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

What’s coming up at Triton College River Grove, Ill. – The following are events coming up at Triton College. All of the events listed are free and open to the public and will take place on Triton’s River Grove campus, located at 2000 Fifth Ave., unless otherwise stated. Through April 19 “My Home is My […]

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PUBLISHER’S MESSAGE – April, 2013

| April 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

Dear Readers,  hope everyone had a very wonderful Easter and although most people are on the hunt to execute the ground hog for his cruel and untrue prediction of an early spring, we endure the cold and only hope our winter coats will hibernate soon. I’m writing this prior to Easter, so I don’t really […]

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PART DISTRICT OF FRANKLIN PARK PROGRAMS

| April 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

PARK DISTRICT OF FRANKLIN PARK: Youth Programs After School Program Monday-Friday, January 7-May 22 • 3:00 -6:00 p.m. Location: Community Center, 9560 Franklin Ave. Are you looking for an affordable, fun and reliable place for your child to go after school? If so, the Park District has what you are looking for. Our After-School program […]

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