Author: Carole Sharwarko

4/21/2022 | What You Need to Know Today

SPONGEBOB THE MUSICAL – Go underwater with the residents of Bikini Bottom as H-F Theatre presents “SpongeBob the Musical,” with shows at at 7 p.m. today, Friday and Saturday. The story of optimism and teamwork is an all-ages show presented at the Mall Auditorium at H-F High School. Tickets are[Read More…]

4/20/2022 | What You Need to Know Today

CONNECT UP HIGH – It’s the final day to register for Women’s Adventure Day at Irons Oaks Environmental Learning Center. Women 18 and older can climb the ropes course alongside new and old friends from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday. Register with H-F Park District. ANIMAL LICENSE EXTENSION –[Read More…]

4/19/2022 | What You Need to Know Today

SPLASH IN EARLY – Lions Club Pool passes are available at early bird rates of $50 for residents and $75 for nonresidents now through April 30. Pool opening day is June 4. Pool membership also provides discounts for swim lessons and water fitness classes. Register with H-F Park District. TRAVEL[Read More…]

4/15/2022 | What You Need to Know This Weekend

FLOSSMOOR DEADLINE – Today is the deadline for Flossmoor residents to purchase and display a 2022 vehicle sticker. Every vehicle registered to a Flossmoor address must have a village sticker. For more information, contact the village at (708) 798-2300. WEEKLY FIELD TRIPS – Stomping Grounds Summer Camp registration is now[Read More…]

4/14/2022 | What You Need to Know Today

PIES FOR SCIENCE – Orders open at 9 a.m. Friday for key lime pie sales that will benefit scholarship opportunities at Homewood Science Center. Pies cost $25 with delivery in the H-F area by A Piece of the Pie, which will donate the net proceeds of all sales to HSC.[Read More…]

4/13/2022 | What You Need to Know Today

TALKING BERRY LANE DRAINAGE – Flossmoor residents who live along Maryland Avenue, Oakmont Avenue, Bob-O-Link Road and Berry Lane can attend an open house from 5 and 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Village Hall to learn more about the Berry Lane Drainage Improvement Project. Residents can learn details about the project,[Read More…]

4/12/2022 | What You Need to Know Today

PLANT VILLAGE TREES – Join Flossmoor Green Commission’s annual spring tree planting from 8 to 11:30 a.m. on Saturday. Volunteers will meet at village hall and divide into teams to plant trees. Shovels will be provided. Volunteers must be 16 or older. Find a sign up link on Facebook. CHRIST[Read More…]


Health & Wellness 2022: ‘My heart was broken by COVID’

As she continued working as an MRI technologist during the COVID-19 pandemic, Rose Wiley said the job became lonely and politically fraught, with patients refusing to wear masks and even spitting at her. (Carole Sharwarko/H-F Chronicle) You have reached content available exclusively to Homewood-Flossmoor Chronicle digital subscribers. Receive a 3-day[Read More…]