Archive for September, 2015

HELP SAVE SOCIAL SERVICES

| September 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

On Thursday, September 24th, the Executive Committee in the Illinois House is scheduled to hear SB 2046 SFA #1. The bill contains funding for health and human services that have not been appropriated for in FY’16. The mental health and addiction services listed in the bill includes: psychiatrist services (psychiatric leadership), community-based addiction treatment services, […]

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Franklin Park Ice Arena Grand Re-opening

Franklin Park Ice Arena Grand Re-opening

| September 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Here is a video that I created using my iPhone 5s and iMovie video editing app for IOS devices.  This was shot at the open skating during the Grand Re-opening of the Franklin Park Ice Arena celebration on September 12, 2015.

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Pumpkin Decorating Contest at the Franklin Park Public Library

| September 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

Help us get in the fall spirit by decorating a pumpkin with your favorite book character! Families may enter our contest by dropping off decorated pumpkins at the Info Desk between 9:00am on Monday, October 26 and 6:00pm on Thursday, October 29. Judging will take place during our Halloween Storytime on October 29 and prizes […]

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October @ the Franklin Park Public Library

| September 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

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-Friday: 9 AM – 9 PM     Saturday: 9 AM – 5 PM     Sunday: CLOSED October 2 – Lego Club – Who […]

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Two Iconic Television Stars Pass

Two Iconic Television Stars Pass

| September 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

For those interested in the 60’s television, two iconic figures passed away Martin Milner passed away at his home in Las Angeles, he was 83.  He was best known for his roles in Route 66 and Adam 12. Also, Judy Carne who played the “sock-it-to-me” girl on Rowan and Martin’s Laugh In,  she was 73.

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Village of Franklin Park to Hold Community Blood Drive

Village of Franklin Park to Hold Community Blood Drive

| September 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Village of Franklin Park will hold a community blood drive on Friday, September 11, from 3:00pm to 7:30pm at the Community Center located at 9560 Franklin Ave.  Please donate and help the life of someone in need.

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A Little More Les

A Little More Les

| September 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

On August 28 I had the opportunity to meet Steve King and Johnnie Putman formerly of WGN radio they were making an in store appearance at Sam Ash Music in Lombard to sell and autograph their new book about legendary guitarist Les Paul.  Also getting her books signed was weather person Tracy Butler of ABC […]

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Wizard World 2015

Wizard World 2015

| September 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

A fun time was had by all who attended Wizard World Chicago 2015 the weekend of August 20 through the 23.  The convention was held at The Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL.  It is one of the biggest comic book, memorabilia, toy and autograph shows around. Many celebrities were on hand for autographs.  One of them […]

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Taste of Saint Gertrude 2015,  Franklin Park, IL

Taste of Saint Gertrude 2015, Franklin Park, IL

| September 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

Here are a few pictures that I took at The Taste of Saint Gertrudes.  A pleasant time was had by all.  There was great ethnic food, games and great entertainment.  For those of you that missed it be sure to come next year!

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School of Rock, Chicago

School of Rock, Chicago

| September 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

Teens from Chicago’s School of Rock performed at The Fest for Beatles Fans the weekend of August 14 through 16, 2015 at The Hyatt Regency Hotel in Rosemont.  Here is  an excerpt of their performance of Help!

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