Communications, test scores and diversity were major topics of discussion at the District 233 school board candidate forum in preparation for the April 4 election. Three incumbents on the Homewood-Flossmoor High School board – Richard Lites, Gerald Pauling and Andy Lindstrom – are facing challengers Steven Anderson, Eric Grant, Beth Larocca and Annette Bannon. The forum on March 20 was sponsored by the Homewood-Flossmoor League of Women Voters, and co-sponsored by the Homewood-Flossmoor Chronicle. About 175 people were in attendance. Lites, Pauling and Lindstrom pointed to their work on the board and how that experience . . .