Archive for December, 2013

Catholic Schools Week Open House 1-26-14

| December 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

St. Maria Goretti School Hosts Catholic Schools Week Open House  St. Maria Goretti School is hosting its annual Open House on Sunday, January 26, from 10:00 AM-Noon.  St. Maria Goretti, a Pre-Kindergarten through 8thGradeCatholicSchool, is located at 10050 Ivanhoe Avenue in SchillerPark.  You’ll have an opportunity to meet teachers and parents, visit each classroom, computer […]

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East Leyden Exceptional Eagles

| December 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

EXCEPTIONAL EAGLE BREAKFAST AT EAST LEYDEN The following East Leyden High School students were honored at the EXCEPTIONAL EAGLE BREAKFAST on Thursday, December 12, 2013, at 7:00 a.m. at the school.  The monthly breakfast is held to recognize students for their extraordinary effort, special achievements, and academic excellence.  Parents and nominating teachers also are invited […]

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West Leyden Student of the Month Breakfast

| December 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

WEST LEYDEN STUDENT OF THE MONTH BREAKFAST The following West Leyden High School students were honored at the Student of the Month Breakfast held on Thursday, December 5, 2013, in the Eagle’s Wing at the school.  The monthly breakfast is held to recognize students for their extraordinary effort, special achievements, and academic excellence.  Parents and […]

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Illinois Tollway Prepares for 17.6 Million Vehicles this Holiday Season

| December 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

ILLINOIS TOLLWAY PREPARES FOR 17.6 MILLION VEHICLES THIS HOLIDAY SEASON Tollway offers access to holiday lights, free coffee on Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve DOWNERS GROVE, IL – Holiday revelers looking to make the season a little brighter will find the Illinois Tollway offers convenient access to some of the region’s biggest holiday light displays […]

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“FOOD FOR FINES” Program at Northlake Library

| December 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

NORTHLAKE PUBLIC LIBRARY DISTRICT ANNOUNCES THE LAUNCH OF ANNUAL ‘FOOD FOR FINES’ PROGRAM GOT FINES? Here’s your chance to wipe the slate clean, and help the community at the same time! From now until Saturday, January 4, the Northlake Public Library District (231 N. Wolf Road, Northlake, 60164) will be accepting donations of canned/boxed food […]

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Read with the Franklin Park Library This Winter

| December 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

People of all ages are invited to participate in the Library’s annual Winter Reading Program. The 6-week program runs from January 13 through February 22. Kids, teens, and adults will have the opportunity to win prizes for reading. The more you read, the more chances you have to win! This year, we have some fabulous […]

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January @ the Franklin Park Public Library

| December 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

January 2 – Lego Club – Do you love Legos and Duplos? Are you a master at building spaceships and towers? Come build with us in this exciting program! Ages 4-years-old and up.  6:00 – 7:00pm January 3 – Holiday Movie Marathon – Missing the holidays already? Come celebrate one more time with our all-day […]

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Hampton Direct Inventions

| December 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

You can be an INVENTOR with HAMPTON DIRECT …                                                                                                    HAMPTON DIRECT                                                                                                                                                                                         Do you have a great product idea that started inside your own  home … but don’t know what to do next?  These ideas may improve the World’s consumer if implemented properly.  All you need is help with taking this idea to market.   HAMPTON DIRECT may be your […]

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Opinions – Making it legal doesn’t make it marriage. by Raymond Klaus

| December 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

MAKING IT LEGAL DOESN’T MAKE IT A MARRIAGE! Lower courts in many states including Illinois, have ruled in favor of homosexual marriage.  Same sex marriage is a serious threat to traditional marriage.  There is hardly anything more important than preserving marriage as we know it.  Children do best when they grow up in stable homes […]

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Keeping the Magic of Santa Alive

Keeping the Magic of Santa Alive

| December 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

He had a broad face and a little round belly that shook when he laughed like a bowl full of jelly. He was chubby and plump, a right jolly old elf. And I laughed when I saw him in spite of myself. – “A Visit From St. Nicholas” Christmas just wouldn’t be the same without […]

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