Archive for November, 2013

Illinois Tollway Prepares for Thanksgiving Travel and Holiday Shoppers

| November 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

Approximately 10 million vehicles expected on the Tollway this Thanksgiving holiday DOWNERS GROVE, IL – Holiday shoppers driving for discounts and motorists traveling for turkey and pumpkin pie during the Thanksgiving holiday will find that each of the four Illinois Tollway roads offers convenient access to area shopping malls, as well as grandma’s house. And, to […]

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UPCOMING HEALTH CLASSES AND EVENTS – WESTLAKE HOSPITAL

| November 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

UPCOMING HEALTH CLASSES AND EVENTS AT WESTLAKE HOSPITAL AND WEST SUBURBAN MEDICAL CENTER LIHEAP Assistance Program For many Illinois households, energy costs place a severe and continuing stress on a senior’s budget.  The Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) is designed to help eligible low income households pay for winter energy service.  Elizabeth Szilagyi from West […]

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Children Discover a Love of Reading with the Help of Franklin Bark Readers

Children Discover a Love of Reading with the Help of Franklin Bark Readers

| November 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Franklin Park Public Library is pleased with the popularity of the new program for children called “Franklin Bark Readers.” This program, which takes place at 11:00am on the first Saturday of each month, targets children who may have problems with reading and need to practice reading aloud. According to research presented in the June […]

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New Franklin Park Library Hours in 2014

| November 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

In an effort to provide our community with better service, the Library’s hours will be changing, effective Wednesday, January 1, 2014. This will allow us to provide access to the Library after school and work hours on Fridays. We will also be able to offer fun and exciting new programs for children, teens, and adults […]

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December @ the Franklin Park Public Library

| November 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Franklin Park Public Library District We are located at 10311 Grand Avenue in Franklin Park, IL and offer a range of services and programs for children, teens and adults.  Further information is available at www.fppld.org or by calling 847-455-6016. Hours of Service:  Monday-Thursday: 9 AM – 9 PM     Friday & Saturday: 9 AM – 5 PM     Sunday: […]

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Senator Mulroe to Host Foreclosure Prevention Workshop

| November 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

Senator Mulroe to host Foreclosure Prevention Workshop CHICAGO—Senator John Mulroe (D-Chicago) will be hosting a foreclosure prevention workshop Saturday, November 16, 2013 from 9am-1pm in the Atrium at Wright College in Chicago (4300 N Narragansett, Chicago, IL 60634).  He will be joined by State Representatives McAuliffe and Martwick and 38th Ward Alderman Cullerton. This free workshop is nearly the […]

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Illinois Tollway Open New Customer Service Center at UIC

| November 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

ILLINOIS TOLLWAY OPENS NEW CUSTOMER SERVICE CALL CENTER AT UIC  What:   The Illinois Tollway and the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) will unveil a new, larger and more modern customer service call center staffed by The Chicago Lighthouse. A tour of the new facility will follow a ribbon-cutting ceremony. When:   Today, November 5, at 10 a.m. Where:  UIC Student […]

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Veterans’ Discounts from Local Retailers

| November 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

Note: Not all franchise locations participate in their national chain’s Veterans Day programs – be sure contact your nearest establishment to make sure they are participating.  Listed are some of the 2012 offerings also, but most likely will be participating this year.  Again, CALL FIRST TO MAKE SURE!  2013 Veterans Day Discounts: Applebees – Veterans and active […]

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Santa Claus Postmark Chosen for 2013 Christmas Season

| November 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

Santa Claus Postmark Chosen for 2013 Christmas Season November 1, 2013 (Santa Claus, Ind.) – The Santa Claus, Indiana, Post Office has selected the 2013 special picture postmark for this Christmas season. The post office is offering the picture postmark to cancel the postage stamps on holiday mail in December again this year. This famous […]

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Make Quick Money: ELECTION JUDGES

| November 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

For extra cash you may consider a job as an ELECTION JUDGE. Every time there is an election the Board of Elections Commissioners employs thousands of people to administer the polling locations.  In each precinct at least one judge representing each political party must  be assigned.  They must be certified as having satisfactorily completed a training […]

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