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Paper Shredding Available Saturdays

Two opportunities to shred your documents and other papers will be available Saturdays, Sept. 17 and 24.

Illinois Sen. Anthony DeLuca, D-Chicago Heights, is hosting a document shredding event from 8 to 11 a.m. at Bloom Plaza, 1020 Dixie Highway in Chicago Heights. 

Donors are limited to two boxes per car. Cardboard boxes cannot be left at the event.

US Bank is hosting a shredding event as part of Homewood’s Farmers Market on Saturday, Sept. 24. From 8 a.m. to noon bring your boxes of old receipts, documents . . .

Winter events

THURSDAY, DEC. 1

  • Flossmoor Business Association open house, 5 to 7 p.m., downtown Flossmoor.

FRIDAY, DEC. 2

  • Holiday Lights in Homewood, 5 to 9 p.m., Ridge Road and Martin Avenue downtown. Shopping, carousel, mulled wine, cookies, ice sculpture, music, antique car parade.
  • Tree-lighting ceremony with Santa Claus, 7 p.m., Irwin Park.

SATURDAY, DEC. 3

  • Janet Gustafson’s gingerbread village tours, 3 to 6 p.m. Register at flossmoor.org.

 

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