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Fandoms Unite Holiday Tree

Joining in the fun of the Holiday Season, fifteen Niles teens decorated the Niles Library Tree for the 5th Annual Festival of Trees in the Center Court of Golf Mill Shopping Center. The theme for the 2014 library tree, Fandoms Unite, was chosen by the Niles Teen Advisory Board. The teens decked the tree with […]

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The Power of Three (…or More)

When the weather is frightful, such as the New Year’s holiday snowstorm and last week’s frigid arctic cold, there are certain movies that will do the trick when you’re stuck at home. And that’s where franchise series movies sweeps in to save the day. For those who prefer to cozy up on the couch, sipping […]

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Everybody’s Fine

This movie got panned in the theatrical release reviews. But, it is a good film. Not the best about families and how family situations change as time goes by, but it’s a strong movie that’s worth while seeing…ESPECIALLY if you are a parent or have middle-aged to older parents. One of the reasons this film […]

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MLK Jr. Day

Monday January 18  is Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.  King’s actual birthday is January 15, but the national holiday falls on the third Monday of January each year. Want to learn more about King? Visit the King Center for photos and videos. Listen to King’s iconic “I Have a Dream” speech, as well as several […]

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Winter Film Program Recap

December *Sat., Dec. 5, 2pm—Angels and Demons, PG-13, 138 min*Thurs., Dec. 17, 2pm—Four Christmases, PG-13, 88 min*Sat., Dec.19, 2pm—Josh Groban in Concert, NR, 60 min January *Sat., Jan. 2, 2pm—My Sister’s Keeper, PG-13, 109 min*Mon., Jan. 4—WATCH TO WIN OSCAR CONTEST begins — see the AV Desk for details.*Sat., Jan.16, 2pm—Gypsy Caravan: When the Road […]

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It’s A Wonderful Life

OK—everyone has seen it. Everyone knows the story. Some people can even recite the dialogue (I would have to confess, I’m in this category). When you get right down to it, this is a great movie. Sad thing is that it gets so over-watched around the holiday season that many people have the “not again” […]

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