Preparations continue for ‘Big Box’ opening Saturday

Chris Dewall of HomewoodPublic Works makes prep-arations Tuesday, Nov. 25,for the Saturday unveilingof the mysterious Big Boxat Martin Avenue and RidgeRoad in Homewood.

Homewood is thinking outside the Big Box this holiday season with the installation of a large shipping container in its downtown area, according to a news release from the village.

The “Big Box” on Martin Avenue just north of Ridge Road will open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Small Business Saturday, Nov. 29. It will also be open on Friday, Dec . . .

Winter events



  • Nanny Nikki holiday music program at Flossmoor Public Library, 1000 Sterling Ave., at 11 a.m.
  • Miracle on Martin in downtown Homewood, 3 to 6 p.m.



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