Anew officials hold a $1,300 check from Homewood police officers at a presentation on Monday. (Provided photo)
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Homewood police officers raise more than $1K for Anew

Homewood police officers put their razors down and picked their fundraising up during the past month, raising $1,330 during No Shave November to benefit Anew: Building Beyond Violence and Abuse

Anew officials hold a $1,300 check from Homewood police officers at a presentation on Monday. (Provided photo)

Twenty-seven officers grew a beard during the past month. They start collecting funds in October and concluded with a presentation on Monday, Nov. 14, of a giant check to Anew’s leadership team.  

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Winter events

THURSDAY, DEC. 1

  • Flossmoor Business Association open house, 5 to 7 p.m., downtown Flossmoor.

FRIDAY, DEC. 2

  • Holiday Lights in Homewood, 5 to 9 p.m., Ridge Road and Martin Avenue downtown. Shopping, carousel, mulled wine, cookies, ice sculpture, music, antique car parade.
  • Tree-lighting ceremony with Santa Claus, 7 p.m., Irwin Park.

SATURDAY, DEC. 3

  • Janet Gustafson’s gingerbread village tours, 3 to 6 p.m. Register at flossmoor.org.

 

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