Viking girls take regional basketball round with victory over Bloom

  Dolores Janowiak with one of her many creations.   (Photo by Sharon L. Filkins) Upon entering the main reception area at Sunrise Assisted Living in Flossmoor a visitor’s eyes are immediately drawn to a large, bright, multi-colored block quilt hanging from the two-story domed ceiling. The brightness and beauty of the intricately detailed pattern of the quilt personifies the life of its creator, Dolores Janowiak, a resident at the facility. Janowiak, who is a lively, spirited 85 years old, stated that of all her work, the block quilt piece on . . .

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Summer events

Saturday, July 2

  • Roots + Fire Water grand opening, 11 a.m. at 1941 Ridge Road in Homewood.

Monday, July 4

  • Flossmoor Volunteer Fire Department kids parade, starting at 10 a.m. at Parker Junior High, ending in downtown Flossmoor.
  • Homewood 4th of July parade, staring at 10 a.m. at the St. Joseph Catholic Church parking lot, 17951 Dixie Highway, south to Ridge Road, then east to Izaak Walton Nature Preserve, where there will be a community picnic.

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