Gourmet popcorn shop opens in downtown Flossmoor

  Nan Wexler releases a curtain to reveal the sign   for the Michael Wexler Theater in the Homewood   Science Center. The theater is named for her late   son. (Photos by Eric Crump/H-F Chronicle) When Homewood Science Center Board President Aimee Matthys and Homewood resident Nan Wexler snipped two wires Tuesday night, June 6, black curtains on either side of the science center stage cascaded to the floor and two colorful signs were revealed: "Homewood Science Center" and "Michael Wexler Theater."The late Michael Wexler would have . . .

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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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