Stacy Norris and her band The Instinct have been nominated for a young musicians award. (Provided photo)Stacy Norris needs your vote. No, she’s not running for office, but the 15-year-old freshman at Homewood-Flossmoor High School is the outstanding drummer with the blues band The Instinct that has been nominated for a Chicago Music Award in the ‘most talented teens’ category and they will win through online voting. Instructions on voting are at the top of the band’s home page at Receive a 3-day free trial of unlimited digital access.
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.