Volunteers load boxes of household items into truck during Recyclepalooza 2022. (Nick Ulanowski/H-F Chronicle)
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Community members donated electronics, clothes, household items at Recyclepalooza

A steady stream of cars pulled in and out of the Parker Junior High parking lot from 9 a.m. until noon on Saturday, Oct. 7. They were dropping off electronics and other household items that couldn’t be recycled curbside. 

It was the annual Recyclepalooza event organized by the Flossmoor Green Commission. 

Participants were greeted with a sign asking them to stay in their vehicles while volunteers took care of them.

Although some volunteers were adults, most were students from Homewood-Flossmoor High School and Parker Junior High. The student . . .

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  • Nanny Nikki holiday music program at Flossmoor Public Library, 1000 Sterling Ave., at 11 a.m.
  • Miracle on Martin in downtown Homewood, 3 to 6 p.m.



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