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Authors to discuss writing process at PWN luncheon

What Is Your Story? An accomplished panel of published authors will discuss how they found their story at the annual Professional Women’s Network Smart Chicks Luncheon on Thursday, Oct. 8.

The event from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Balagio, 17501 Dixie Highway in Homewood.

Panelists include Sara Eckel, author of "It’s Not You: 27 (Wrong) Reasons You’re Single"; Wendy Sand Eckel, author of "Educating Tiger" and "Murder at Barclay Meadow: A Mystery"; Flossmoor resident Amy Sue Nathan, who wrote "Glass Wives" and "The Good Neighbor"; and Jenniffer Weigel, author of "Stay Tuned," "I’m . . .

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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