Consultants study Flossmoor water supply routes

The crew of volunteers at Recyclepalooza this year was about the same as usual, even though event coordinator Carrie Malfeo had hoped for a fewer people in order to maintain more physical distance. 

But everyone who came to Parker Junior High to help on Saturday, Oct. 3, wore masks and gloves and did their best to keep their distance, she said. 

People from around the area also showed up in their vehicles in typical numbers early on. The line stretched about a block along Flossmoor Road as drivers waited their turns to drop . . .

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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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