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2017 Schaumburg Heartbeat Episodes

Below is a list of Schaumburg Heartbeat shows from 2017.

December 2017Burke MacDonald talks with Jeremy Slayton about the TV studio at the Schaumburg Library. Then, Burke reports on the "Honoring Our Veterans" day at Frost Jr. High.

October 2017 - Burke MacDonald visits the 2017 Silver Games.  Then, join Denis De Camp as he chats with Susan E. Cowen, the CEO of the Kenneth Young Center.

September 2017 - Heartbeat visits the Schaumburg Township Disability Picnic, with reporter Bill Eliasek.
Then Toni Higgins-Thrash meets the officers and canines behind the K-9 Unit of the Schaumburg Police Department.

July 2017 - Burke MacDonald chats with genealogist Tony Kierna at the Schaumburg Library. They discuss how to go about tracing family history via both traditional and modern approaches.

June 2017 - Burke MacDonald talks with Herb Demmel, recently named Schaumburg 2017 Volunteer of the Year. Then Burke heads to the Prairie Arts Center, for the 2017 Senior Follies.

April 2017 - Burke MacDonald talks with Winnie and Chuck Christensen. Winnie recounts her childhood in China and her escape, during WW II.

March 2017 - Reporter Bill Eliazek talks with Lauren Perschon about amplified phones. Then, Burke MacDonald traces the life of veteran John Reis, from Hawaii through WW II and beyond.

January 2017 - Burke MacDonald talks with Monica Harris and Jane Rozek, of the Schaumburg Township District Library.




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