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2022 CITIZENS’ POLICE ACADEMY

by Dean Porzel

Hits: 4The Orland Park Police Department Citizens’ PoliceAcademy will be held on Saturday, October 15, from 8:00 to 2:00. This class offers an insideperspective into law enforcement within the Village of Orland Park. The class is limited in sizeand is open to adults aged eighteen and older. A criminal history review will be conducted oneach […]

2022 STATE OF ILLINOIS TAX REBATES

by Dean Porzel

Hits: 4One-time individual income and property taxrebates will be issued to taxpayers who meet certain income requirements. You may be able toreceive one or both of the following rebates: Individual Income Tax Rebate and/or Property TaxRebate. For more information, go to tax.illinois.gov/rebates.

“EDUCATION IS OUR BAG” FUNDRAISER “

by Dean Porzel

Hits: 486I am part of a wonderful international women’s philanthropy organization: P.E.O. International. We help women of all ages fund their education through grants and low-cost loans. Women all across the U.S. and Canada contribute to these educational funds through local fundraisers. Our fundraiser is called “Education Is Our Bag”. We collect gently used handbags […]

FAITH IN ACTION

by Dean Porzel

Hits: 41There are hospice patients in your area that would benefit greatly from your companionship and encouragement. VITAS Healthcare is currently looking for knitters, crocheters and sewers for their comfort care hospice program. Volunteers would create blankets, robes, draw string bags, prayer shawls and other needed items for hospice patients. Your volunteer time would suit […]

NOW OPEN: “RELIGIOUS CHANGE AND PRINT, 1450-1700”

by Dean Porzel

Hits: 45NOW OPEN: “RELIGIOUS CHANGE AND PRINT, 1450-1700” Now open to the public through December 27, 2017, plan your visit to the Newberry Library to see this exhibit. Featuring over 150 objects from the Newberry’s collection, “Religious Change and Print, 1450-1700” views the Reformation through the eyes of the people who experienced the social, cultural, […]

ATTENTION VETERANS

by Dean Porzel

Hits: 41Welcome to Orland-Palos VFW 2604! We are looking forward to offering you the many benefits that come with membership in our organization, as well as the camaraderie and friendships you will make. We represent all service branches, and our members have served in all of the nation’s military actions. With your participation we will […]

PATHS TO MEMBERSHIP

by Dean Porzel

Hits: 63   Guests and regular guests are always most welcome here at Christ Lutheran! Recently, some regular guests have asked me about how to formally join the congregation. There are several paths to membership. For those who have current Lutheran membership, a Transfer request letter is asked for and sent from our church office […]

“IS MY GRIEF NORMAL?”

by Dean Porzel

Hits: 31It is really hard losing someone we care about. How that loss is felt and expressed is as unique as we are. Join Chaplain Ron Walker, Bereavement Services Manager of VITAS, on Wednesday, February 22, from 6:00 to 7:30, at VITAS Healthcare (8525 W. 183rd Street, Tinley Park) for “Is My Grief Normal?” The […]