Plastic is everywhere. It might be hard to avoid, but the cover feature gives local residents an opportunity to share recommendations for environmentally sound alternatives. Also in May, election results, an early glimpse at the Hidden Gem Half Marathon slated for September and news that Robert Ahlf, the patron saint of Izaak Walton Nature Preserve, had died.You have reached content available exclusively to Homewood-Flossmoor Chronicle digital subscribers.
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.