Homewood hires Mesaros as director of economic development

  Valerie Litchfield of Flossmoor, co-founder of Lighthouse,  a support organization for LGBTQ youth, welcomes  the community to the Pride Fest on Wednesday,  June 22. Celebrating with her are Phillip Barker,  a social worker at H-F High School, and Stephanie  Wright, co-founder of Lighthouse. (Photos by   Mary Compton/H-F Chronicle) 

The rainbow came to Flossmoor Wednesday.

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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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