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In Memory of Don Rickles: 1926-2017

Known for being much more acerbic than most comedians, Rickles initially wanted to be an actor but turned to stand-up comedy after he couldn’t get any acting work.  After his career took off, he took the occasional acting job, but it never gave him the level of success that he found with his harsh comedy […]

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In Memory of Chuck Berry: 1926-2017

Known for his highly energetic stage performances, Berry is considered one of the pioneers of rock and roll music.  Born in St. Louis, Berry’s big break came after he moved to Chicago and signed with Chess Records in 1955.  At Chess, he recorded some of his most famous works, including “Maybellene,” “Roll Over Beethoven” and […]

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Now Hiring: Teen Summer Interns

When school’s out for you, the library is a very active place! That’s why we’re hiring two teen interns for for the summer. We are looking for students currently in grade 11 or 12 who love the library, love working with younger kids and teens, have excellent communication skills, and can roll with the crazy-busy […]

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PICK THE WINNERS Winners!

Our annual Oscar Season PICK THE WINNERS contest was once again a success!  We had over 80 submissions, both paper and online.  CONGRATS to the winners! Grand Prize ($30 to Portillos and $30 to AMC Theaters): Jeff K. Honorable Mention ($10 to Portillos and $10 to AMC Theaters): Mollie W. Honorable Mention: Susan K. Honorable […]

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