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Volunteers needed for BMW Championship

Golf enthusiasts, you have a chance to be part of the BMW Championship at Olympia Fields Country Club this summer by serving as a volunteer. The event taking place Aug. 15 through 20 will have the top 70 golfers on the PGA Tour playing to win. The BMW Championship is[Read More…]

3.31.23 | What You Need to Know This Weekend

VOTE FOR FVM – Today is the last day to vote for the Flossmoor Veterans Memorial project in the Old National Bank “Choose Your Charity” campaign. FVM could win $5,000, which would help the fundraising campaign top its $100,000 fundraising goal. FVM hopes to break ground on a new veterans memorial this[Read More…]

3.30.23 | What You Need to Know Today

COMMUNITY CLEAN UP DAY – Volunteer to pick up litter in Flossmoor during the annual Chicago Southland Green Committee Community Clean Up Day, 9 a.m. to noon on April 8. Volunteers will work in the vacant lot behind Meijer, 3800 Flossmoor Road. Those younger than 15 should be accompanied by[Read More…]

3.29.23 | What You Need to Know Today

MEET THE CANDIDATES – Know your options when you vote on April 4. At you’ll find candidate-provided profiles plus video interviews conducted by Chronicle editors. It’s like attending a candidate forum from the comfort of your phone or computer. VOTE FOR FLOSSMOOR – Voting has started in the second[Read More…]

Makenzie Russell, right, a senior at Homewood-Flossmoor High School, receives the Keith Magnuson Blackhawk Alumni High School Hockey Scholarship Award from Michelle Morgan, the first female recipient, who received the honor in 2001. (Provided photo)

H-F senior wins college scholarship from the Blackhawks

Makenzie Russell, a senior at Homewood-Flossmoor High School, was awarded the Keith Magnuson Blackhawk Alumni High School Hockey Scholarship Award. The award will give Makenzie $30,000 over her four years in college. She plans to attend Western Michigan University majoring in aviation flight science. Makenzie was selected based on her[Read More…]

Food drive set for April 1 in Homewood

The parish of St. John Neumann is hosting a food donation drive on Saturday, April 1, for the “Neighbors in Need” program sponsored by Catholic Charities. Donations of food will be accepted from 9 to 11 a.m. in the church’s north parking lot at 17951 Dixie Highway in Homewood. This[Read More…]

3.28.23 | What You Need to Know Today

HOMEWOOD POLLING PLACE MOVE – Due to planned power outages, voters whose polling place is Churchill School will instead vote at James Hart School on Election Day, April 4. JOB FIAR & CAREER EXPO – See more than 30 top employers, learn about free training in a number of fields[Read More…]

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