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‘Smiles’ posters losing their grip on local walls

Smiling faces posters on the west side of Ridgewood Tap are starting to peel away from the wall, but the posters were not intended to be long-lasting. (Eric Crump/H-F Chronicle)

The big smiles on three local buildings are starting to experience some attrition.

The "Smiles Are Contagious" project posters that appeared June 1 on two Homewood buildings and on Flossmoor village hall were never intended to be permanent, and . . .

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Summer events

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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