Metra to hold public meeting in Homewood for comments on proposed fare increase, service cuts

  With maps laid out in front of them, students  at James Hart School ask questions of their  mystery class to learn where in the world they are.  (Photos by Marilyn Thomas/H-F Chronicle) 

Can you imagine Homewood students talking with students in Poland or Puerto Rico, or visiting the Edinburgh Zoo in Scotland?

  Naykeya Turner, 12, stands  before a camera on a tripod  so that students can see  and hear her as her James  Hart . . .

You have reached content available exclusively to Homewood-Flossmoor Chronicle digital subscribers.

Receive a 3-day free trial of unlimited digital access.

Already a subscriber? Login here.

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.

Community Calendar