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Independent auditor gives Homewood finances good marks

Homewood trustees approved the village's comprehensive annual financial report (CAFR) on Tuesday after presentations by Finance Director Dennis Bubenik and Matt Beran, a partner in the audit firm Lauterbach & Amen LLP.Beran said his firm gave the village an unmodified opinion."That's the highest opinion that we give," he said. "Basically we're saying that the numbers in here are free of material misstatement, or in other words, the numbers are what they say they are."Beran reviewed some of the notable aspects of the village's finances, drawing trustees' attention to a $9 million deficit . . .

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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