Flossmoor Mayor Paul Braun at the wheel of a DeLorean following Saturday's dedication of the new downtown clocks. (Photo by Mary Compton/H-F Chronicle)
Believe it or not, Flossmoor’s downtown clocks had their own “Back to the Future” moment more than 35 years ago.
Mayor Paul Braun said the timepieces in Flossmoor’s clock tower were rendered inoperable during a 1981 thunderstorm.
At 2 a.m. on the night of the storm, the clocks were . . .