Here at the Homewood-Flossmoor Chronicle, we truly believe our namesake communities are excellent places to live and raise families. Tom Houlihan That’s partially because we’re parents who know the enormous benefits to bringing up kids in towns where the schools are the centerpiece of community life, and where diversity and respect for others are always valued. Our feelings about these towns, of course, are more complicated than the simple proclamation in the first paragraph. Maintaining highly livable communities requires constant attention, and a lot of work. We knew that when . . .