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Franklin Park’s Winterfest at Hammill Square

Franklin Park’s Winterfest at Hammill Square

| February 1, 2019 | 0 Comments

On November 29. 2018 the Village of Franklin Park held their annual Christmas Tree lighting as well as a visit from Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus and entertainment from the students from the District 84 schools.  Here is a short video that I edited from footage that I recorded.

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Mike’s Tech Corner

Mike’s Tech Corner

| December 17, 2018 | 0 Comments

It’s here! It has arrived!  The new iOgrapher Multi Case!  Dave Basulto never ceases to amaze me with his creative genius in designing cases for the iPhone and iPad.  The new iOgrapher Multi Case is very flexible in that it was built for various sizes and models of iPhones and now the big news, Android […]

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Village of Franklin Park and American Legion Post 974 Honor Our Veterans

Village of Franklin Park and American Legion Post 974 Honor Our Veterans

| December 6, 2018 | 0 Comments

This past Veteran’s Day the Village of Franklin Park and American Legion Post 974 honored our Veterans with a beautiful ceremony held at the Franklin Park Police headquarter.  Many people were in attendance and our veterans, both past and present were honored by the placing of the wreath by Mayor Barrett Pedersen.  There was a gun […]

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Mad City  Money at West Leyden High School

Mad City Money at West Leyden High School

| December 6, 2018 | 0 Comments

Leyden Credit Union sponsored Mad City Money at West Leyden High School to teach students how to maintain and keep a household budget.  Here are photos from that event.  See page seven of the December issue of People and Places Newspaper for more information.  

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Mad City Money at West Leyden High School.  Sponsored By: Leyden Credit Union

Mad City Money at West Leyden High School. Sponsored By: Leyden Credit Union

| December 4, 2018 | 0 Comments

Mad City Money is a financial literacy simulation geared to high school students and gives them a taste of the real world. The program teaches them how to cope with family, occupation, children, spouse, salary, student loan debt, credit and medical expenses. Most of all it teaches them how to maintain a balanced household budget. […]

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Mike’s Tech Corner

Mike’s Tech Corner

| December 4, 2018 | 0 Comments

I enjoy music, I play bass, guitar, 5 string banjo and 3 string cigar box guitar.  I also enjoy collecting vinyl records, CD’s and DVD’s.  I like to go to concerts.  When my next door neighbor’s band One Down performed at the Underpass Lounge I took my camera, iPad and iOgrapher to document the event.  […]

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Pickwick Classic Film Series Presents: The Bride of Frankenstein with Sara Karloff

Pickwick Classic Film Series Presents: The Bride of Frankenstein with Sara Karloff

| November 20, 2018 | 0 Comments

On  October 18, 2018  I attended a screening of the classic horror film, The Bride of Frankenstein starring  Boris Karloff, Colin Clive, Valerie Hobson and Elsa Lanchester.  The film is part of the Park Ridge Classic Film Series which takes place in the newly enhanced main theater.  Matthew C. Hoffman is a film historian and […]

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Photos from The 41st. Annual Eddie Biondo Fall Fest Parade 2018

Photos from The 41st. Annual Eddie Biondo Fall Fest Parade 2018

| November 19, 2018 | 0 Comments

It was a damp. cold and rainy day for the 41st. Annual Eddie Biondo Fall Fest Parade and instead of taking my good camera out to photograph and document the parade I used my iPhone 6S and iOgrapher case.  I also video recorded the parade with my Winbook water proof action camera.  You can watch […]

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The 41st. Annual Eddie Biondo Fall Fest Parade 2018

The 41st. Annual Eddie Biondo Fall Fest Parade 2018

| November 19, 2018 | 0 Comments

On September 30, 2018 The 41st. Annual Eddie Biondo Fall Fest Parade kicked off at the corner of Grand Ave. and Scott Street.  Many people and organizations participated in this years parade.  Not only did People and Places Newspaper cover the parade but so did The Larry and Mike Show.  Here is the video that […]

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Prairie State Cat Club Cat Show

Prairie State Cat Club Cat Show

| November 16, 2018 | 0 Comments

After I was finished with my photo shoot for the open house at Franklin Park’s Firehouse #2 I walked across the street to Centre at North Park to take a few photos at the Prairie State Cat Club Cat Show.  Here are a few photos from that event.

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