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Look back: February 2022

In the February 2022 print edition, the cover story featured the 40+ Double Dutch Club. The group of 40 and over women formed here, holding their first jump rope session on the Homewood-Flossmoor High School parking lot. The group has become a phenomenon, with chapters across the nation and in several other countries. 

Other stories included:

  • The demolition of the home built by NBA player Ken Norman.
  • Dylan Parry’s annual pop tab collection to benefit Ronald McDonald House.
  • Flossmoor created a liquor license for Cork Gaming & Wine.
  • Two H-F High students named Posse Scholars.
  • Latoya Glover announced as winner of Homewood Chevy Cares free car contest.
  • Flossmoor couple appears on TV show “Shark Tank.”
  • An update on H-F Ice Arena repairs.
  • H-F High’s “Pursuing the Dream” program honoring Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy.
  • A photo page capturing scenes from Flossmoor’s MLK Day of Service events.
  • The community’s response to the new Omicron variant of COVID-19.
  • A feature on new shop Blue Pearl Candle.
  • District 153 approves contracts for building improvements.
  • District 233 approves contracts for administrators.
  • H-F High to implement plan to reduce racial disparities in disciplinary matters.
  • Coyote Run breaks the record for rounds of golf played.
  • A feature on H-F High wrestler Vincent Robinson.
  • A feature on H-F High basketball player Lee Marks III.

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