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2017 Schaumburg Heartbeat Episodes

Below is a list of Schaumburg Heartbeat shows from 2017.

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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