H-F board president assures community fine arts is a priority

Our cover feature was a tour of Homewood's historical places, including a then-and-now look at several familiar buildings that continue to shape the village's identity.Marilyn Thomas wrote about the Cancer Support Center's 25th anniversary of offering support and comfort to cancer patients and their caregivers. She also reported on the H-F Steppers winning the Youth Step USA National Championship.We included a guest article by Scott Mehaffey about the history of downtown Flossmoor as it was shaped early on by the Illinois Central Railroad and by the construction of the Civic Center . . .

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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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