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Face Time with Tyler Harju

Published: Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014 5:30 a.m. CDT

St. Charles resident Tyler Harju, 21, was at St. Charles Bowl when he answered 11 questions for the Kane County Chronicle’s Brenda Schory.  

Where did you grow up? St. Charles. I graduated from St. Charles North in 2010.

Pets? A soft-coated wheaten terrier named Lily

Who would play you in the movie of your life? Michael C. Hall

First job? A baseball umpire in Wasco

As a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up? An astronaut. I’m going to school for business administration.

A book you’d recommend? “The Purpose-Driven Life” by Rick Warren

Favorite charity? Juvenile Diabetes Foundation

Do you speak another language? Spanish

What game show would you be on? “Family Feud”

Favorite local restaurant? Los Burritos in St. Charles

What is an interesting factoid about yourself? I lived in the Dominican Republic last summer doing missions work. I worked with youth playing baseball.

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