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The old Town shopping center in Bloomingdale. Scott Sanders | Staff

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  • Growth With Pride
  • 22,018
  • 1923
  • 1954 was a big year: the village bought its first marked police car; Fire Protection District 1 was founded and village hall got indoor plumbing.
  • 60108
  • 41.94954, -88.082564

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  • Lake Park High School District 108 (High school)
  • www.lphs.org/
  • Marquardt District 15 (Elementary)
  • www.d15.us/

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Notable People

  • Kim Stasiewicz and Chris Laskowski
  • Longtime friends and local hairdressers featured on "Jaywalking" segment of the "Tonight Show;" returned occasionally as red carpet correspondents.
  • Daily Herald archives
  • Marian Hodias
  • Hoidas, a Bloomingdale native, and her boyfriend, Craig Querrey, a Lombard native, fell just 6.2 seconds short of winning the $1 million grand prize on the NBC reality show "Fear Factor" in February 2005.
  • Daily Herald archives
  • Roy Brown
  • Bozo the Clown's sidekick, Cooky, on "Bozo's Circus;" puppeteer for Cuddly Dudley on "Ray Rayner and His Friends." Inducted into the International Clown Hall of Fame in 1993.
  • Wikipedia
  • Sandra Tenuto
  • Daughter of former Bloomingdale Mayor Sam Tenuto was team photographer for Arizona Diamondbacks and Phoenix Coyotes; authored a photography book to raise money for charity.
  • Tenuto's website, Daily Herald archives