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Nuances of nationalism, illusion of diversity must be faced in H-F

With schools closed to help stop the spread of the coronavirus, districts 161 and153 are offering carry out sack lunches. On Tuesday, March 17, from left, Dana Pries, Willow School Principal Melissa Lawson, Lynne Liptak, Mendy Halicky and Churchill School Principal Nikki Kerr were doing double duty, directing voters to the polling place down the hall and serving lunches to students. (Chronicle file photo)

The free breakfast and lunch program for students in Homewood District 153 and Flossmoor District 161 will be extended through April 7 in response to Gov. J.B Pritzker’s stay-at-home order . . .

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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