H-F planning virtual prom, graduation for Class of 2020

The high rate of COVID-19 infections for the Homewood-Flossmoor area will keep students from returning to Homewood schools. 

Administrators notified parents on Wednesday that COVID statistics are too high to justify a return to Willow, Churchill and James Hart Schools on Jan. 21. Classes will continue remotely.

The district’s next assessment will be on Jan. 19. If the metrics improve by then, schools will reopen on Feb. 1.

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Summer events

Saturday, June 25

  • Homewood Farmers Market, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Martin Square.
  • Amtrak station rehabilitation ribbon cutting, 8:30 a.m. at the station.

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