Main Street (Ridge) looking east late teens
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Century-old Funk’s Hall hosted several firsts in Homewood

  Funk's Hall, on the right, as seen in the 1910s looking   east on Ridge Road, then Main Street. (Photos courtesy   of the Homewood Historical Society)

 

Excitement is building in Homewood about the redevelopment of the south side of Ridge Road west of Martin Avenue, where a mixed-use, residential/business building is planned.

One of the buildings involved in the project is 2049-2051 Ridge Road, known for many years as Funk’s Hall, which was Homewood's first movie theater, among other contributions to . . .

Winter events

FRIDAY, DEC. 9

SATURDAY, DEC. 10

  • 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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