This 13th annual poker tourney will bring luck

  Audience members applaud comments by District 233   school board members during a well-attended meeting   Tuesday, April 18. (Photo by Eric Crump/H-F Chronicle) 

An audience of about 150 people gave applause to speakers who admonished those that have caused divisions within the Homewood-Flossmoor High School community the past 10 months and said now is the time for healing.

 At the Tuesday, April 18, board meeting, Don Goens, a 30-year Flossmoor resident, told the crowd, “I’m frankly appalled at the comments and things . . .

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Summer events

Monday, July 4

  • Homewood 4th of July parade. Starts at 10 a.m. from St. Joseph Catholic Church parking lot, then follows Ridge Road to Izaak Walton Nature Preserve, where there will be a community picnic.
  • Flossmoor 4th of July parade. Starts at 10 a.m. at Parker Junior High and ends downtown, where there will be fun activities.

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