COVID-19 numbers: Jan. 18

Homewood-Flossmoor defensive back Khadari Kurns decided what he’d study in college in an interesting way. 

“As a kid, I did a lot of building around the house because stuff breaks. As kids, you break it and you try to fix it so parents don’t find out,” the senior safety said. “I had siblings and we used to tear a lot of stuff up.” 

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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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