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  Flossmoor Police Chief Michael Pulec (right)  introduced Officer Elmer "Hank" Bausch to the  community at the July 5 village board meeting.  (Photo by Brittney Ermon/H-F Chronicle) 

Elmer “Hank” Bausch was sworn in as a Flossmoor police officer at the July 5 village board meeting.

Bausch began his employment with the village on June 26 and is undergoing the 13-week field-training phase of his probationary period. 

A graduate of Homewood-Flossmoor High School, Bausch was also a member of the Flossmoor Fire . . .

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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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