Christy Rickabaugh 20161029_143031_web
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A family of fans

 "I grew up about four miles from Wrigley Field, listened to Harry on the radio all the time and have been going to games since I was a little kid," says Christy Rickabaugh, of Homewood.  "My best friend from childhood has season tickets. We have been watching and going to games together since 1989."  Last Saturday they went to Game 4 of the World Series at Wrigley Field. "It was so emotional just seeing the World Series logo on the field," she says. "Even though we . . .

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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