Entrepreneurs of ice

Editor's note: This is the fourth story in a series that takes a look at our water system from various angles. These stories originally appeared in the August 2016 print edition of the Chronicle.

During the 2015 Homewood Public Works open house,Utility Supervisor Harry Hammock describesequipment used to monitor water quality.(Photo by Eric Crump/H-F Chronicle)

Water in Homewood and Flossmoor is safe to drink.The water supply in both communities is routinely tested throughout the year and, according to reports sent to residents, no harmful levels . . .

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Summer events

Saturday, July 2

  • Roots + Fire Water grand opening, 11 a.m. at 1941 Ridge Road in Homewood.

Monday, July 4

  • Flossmoor Volunteer Fire Department kids parade, starting at 10 a.m. at Parker Junior High, ending in downtown Flossmoor.
  • Homewood 4th of July parade, staring at 10 a.m. at the St. Joseph Catholic Church parking lot, 17951 Dixie Highway, south to Ridge Road, then east to Izaak Walton Nature Preserve, where there will be a community picnic.

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