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Jennifer Hartman will be the new assistant principal at Parker Junior High School.

  Jennifer Hartman

The Flossmoor District 161 Board of Education unanimously voted for her appointment at Monday’s meeting.

Hartman, a Lansing native, was introduced at the meeting by Dana Smith, the incoming superintendent.

“She has a strong background in curriculum and program development,” Smith said.

It’s been a year of administrative comings and goings at Parker.

Hartman replaces Shemeka Fountain as assistant principal. According to Interim Superintendent Michael Popp, “Fountain’s resignation . . .

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Fall events

Saturday, Sept. 24

  • Homewood Fall Fest and Chili Cook-off, noon to 9 p.m. Chili tasting is open to the public for a donation from 3 to 5 p.m. Three live music performances, plus horse-drawn wagon rides, a pumpkin patch, crafts and other activities.

Saturday, Oct. 15

  • Dia de los Muertos in downtown Homewood. Details to follow.

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