The November/December Newsletter is up
on the Newsletter Page.
"When a burly young man buys a high-revving muscle car new, the last thing he wants is mom hanging around. Bad-boy visions of peeling away in a plume of tire-squealing smoke could be hampered if he knows she's there.
Unless of course, she's buying the exact same car.
That's the story of Ron Baran, who at the age of 26 went to Cee Eddy Dodge in Chicago on May 21, 1969. The leadfoot loved the recent film "Bullit." While most swooned for actor Steve McQueen's Mustang, Baran had to have the henchmen's Charger".
For pictures and ..."the rest of the story" check out Matt Avery's column in the Northwest Daily Herald.
posted: 11/21/2016 6:00 AM in the Northwest Daily Herald Matt Avery's column
Cop's family happens to like fast cars
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An invitation is extended to all of our retirees who are in the area, to please stop in
at the Station and say hello. You have never been forgotten and your names have been engraved on a plaque which stands in the main hallway of the police station.Your names and stories (many exaggerated) still echo in our hallways.
Chief Tony Scarpelli
Mark your calendar and make plans to join us for lunch
of the month
at Johnny's Tap
1740 Milwaukee Avenue
Glenview, Illinois 60025
Phone: (847) 699-9999