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Democratic forum for governor’s race candidates July 22 at PSC

Eight candidates running for Illinois governor will appear at a July 22 forum at the Barnes & Noble Auditorium at Prairie State College, 202 S. Halsted St. in Chicago Heights. The program, from 10 a.m. to noon, is hosted by the Democratic Women of the South Suburbs, with participation from Indivisible South Suburban Chicago.Moderator Craig Dellimore of WBBM News Radio 780 will address the candidates using written questions submitted by forum guests. Candidates who have accepted the invitation are: Illinois Sen. Daniel Biss;  Bob Daiber, Madison County schools superintendent; Illinois Rep. Scott Drury; Tio Hardiman . . .

Winter events

THURSDAY, DEC. 1

  • Flossmoor Business Association open house, 5 to 7 p.m., downtown Flossmoor.

FRIDAY, DEC. 2

  • Holiday Lights in Homewood, 5 to 9 p.m., Ridge Road and Martin Avenue downtown. Shopping, carousel, mulled wine, cookies, ice sculpture, music, antique car parade.
  • Tree-lighting ceremony with Santa Claus, 7 p.m., Irwin Park.

SATURDAY, DEC. 3

  • Janet Gustafson’s gingerbread village tours, 3 to 6 p.m. Register at flossmoor.org.

 

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