Rep. DeLuca steps back into H-F High as guest principal

As the poet Robert Burns noted in his oft-quoted “To a Mouse,” “foresight may be vain.”

So it proved for Fred Lyon, who provided a full year’s notice of his impending departure from Flossmoor Community Church. The process of finding his replacement and planning the transition was 11 months along when the COVID-19 pandemic disrupted all plans.

Former FCC Pastor Fred Lyon. (Provided photo)

The governor’s stay-at-home executive . . .

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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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