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Rep. Kelly joins gun violence panel in Flossmoor on Saturday

U.S. Rep. Robin Kelly (D-Ill.) will be among the speakers on the Gun Violence Prevention Panel from 1:30 to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 16, at Flossmoor Community House, 847 Hutchison Road, Flossmoor.

The event, sponsored by Action for a Better Tomorrow South Suburban Chapter, will also include Sara Knizhik from the Illinois Council Against Handgun Violence and Chris Patterson, Tara Campbell and Sam Castro from The Institute for Nonviolence Chicago. 

Golden Corn Bake is everyone’s favorite

  Photo by Tom Houlihan/H-F Chronoicle
It’s not really called “corn pone.” But if it’s true that being given a nickname is a sign of affection, Golden Corn Bake is one of the best-loved dishes on our table for holiday dinners.

Rep. Kelly: Gun violence research needed

Rep. Robin Kelly (D-Ill.), vice chair of the House Gun Violence Prevention Task Force introduced the Gun Violence Research Act before Congress.
 
She was joined by Rep. Cedric L. Richmond (D-La.), chair of the Congressional Black Caucus. 

The legislation would:
 

Homewood’s Miracle on Martin holiday fest set for Saturday

The village of Homewood is hosting Miracle on Martin Avenue from 2 to 6 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 16.
 
Village officials said the afternoon program will be a fun, free way to extend the joys of the holiday through a second community event that started Dec. 1 with the lighting of the Christmas tree at Irwin Park and the Holiday Lights festival in downtown Homewood.
 

H-F cheerleaders qualify for state title

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Three cheer teams for Homewood-Flossmoor High School has qualified to compete in the large junior varsity category for the Illinois Cheerleading Coaches Association Championships set for Jan. 6 and 7 in Springfield. 

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