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Homewood incumbents make pitch for building on village’s strengths

Homewood's five incumbent candidates for village office made a case for their leadership and promised to build on successes during a candidate forum Saturday, March 18, sponsored by the local League of Women Voters (LWV) chapter and co-sponsored by the Homewood-Flossmoor Chronicle.Two trustee challengers ― Jennifer "Jen" Sjoblom whose name will be on the ballot, and write-in candidate Andre Thames ― were unable to attend.Village President Richard Hofeld and Village Clerk Marilyn Thomas, who are running unopposed, were given two minutes to make statements but were not included in the question-and-answer session.In . . .

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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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