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Photos from Saint Gertrude Church’s Simbang Gabi Mass

Photos from Saint Gertrude Church’s Simbang Gabi Mass

| January 2, 2018 | 0 Comments

Here are a few photos from the Simbang Gabi Mass held at Saint Gertrude Church in Franklin Park on December 23, 2017.  This web post coincides with the  photos found in Around Town of People and Places Newspaper’s print edition.

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Simbang Gabi Mass at Saint Gertrude Church in Franklin Park

Simbang Gabi Mass at Saint Gertrude Church in Franklin Park

| January 2, 2018 | 0 Comments

On December 23, 2017 the Filipino Community from Our Lady of Ransom held a Simbang Gabi Mass at Saint Gertrude Church in Franklin Park.  Afterwards a buffet style dinner was served.  Here is a video from that event.

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Salvation Army Thrift Store Grand Opening in Franklin Park

Salvation Army Thrift Store Grand Opening in Franklin Park

| January 2, 2018 | 0 Comments

On December 8, 2017, The Salvation Army held  a Grand Opening for a new thrift store that is located where the former Savers store was next to Big Lots.  Here are a few photos that I took at this event.  

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Franklin Park’s Christmas Tree Lighting 2017

Franklin Park’s Christmas Tree Lighting 2017

| January 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

On November 30, 2017 The Village of Franklin Park held their annual Christmas Tree Lighting in Hammill Square.  There was caroling, hot chocolate, Mr. and Mrs. Santa Claus and even Miss Illinois.  Here are photos that I took at this fun event.

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Santa and Mrs. Claus visit the children of Franklin Park

Santa and Mrs. Claus visit the children of Franklin Park

| January 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Village of Franklin Park held their Christmas Tree lighting festivities in Hammill Square on November 30, 2017.  On hand were many of Franklin Park’s Trustees as well as Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus.

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Franklin Park Tree Lighting

Franklin Park Tree Lighting

| January 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

On November 30, 2017, The Village of Franklin Park held their annual tree lighting ceremony in Hammill Square at the corner of Belmont and Edgington.  The video shows the students of Franklin Park School District 84 performing a few Christmas Carols.

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Mike’s Tech Corner

Mike’s Tech Corner

| December 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

To coincide with my article in December’s paper, here is a video of the Gentleman Grochowski Show that I assist on by operating audio.  The show can be seen in the western suburbs on Comcast Public Access channel 19 on Saturdays at 7:30pm and on the Chicago airwaves on Channel 62, WJYS  at 11:00pm.

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Franklin Park Manila Lions Club Annual Thanksgiving Dinner for Seniors and the Needy

Franklin Park Manila Lions Club Annual Thanksgiving Dinner for Seniors and the Needy

| December 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

Here are a few photos that I took at the annual Thanksgiving Dinner for senior citizens and the needy which is hosted by the Franklin Park Manila Lions Club and the Village of Franklin Park.

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Paul Revere’s Raiders at The Arcada Theater

Paul Revere’s Raiders at The Arcada Theater

| December 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

Here  are a few photos that I took at The Arcada Theater in St. Charles, IL of Paul Revere’s Raiders with Peter Rivera and Mitch Ryder.

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Manila Lions Club Annual Thanksgiving Dinner for Seniors and the  Needy

Manila Lions Club Annual Thanksgiving Dinner for Seniors and the Needy

| December 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Manila Lions Club in conjunction with The Village of Franklin Park held their annual Thanksgiving Dinner for senior citizens and the needy.  The event was held at the Franklin Park Community Center.  Not only was dinner served but there was line dancing, a raffle, music and a harmonica player.  Everyone who attended had a great […]

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