Author: Eric Crump

The Weeks | Jan. 22

THE WEEK > Flossmoor School District 161 Board of Education will meet at 6 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 23, in Normandy Villa, 41 E. Elmwood Drive, Chicago Heights. Flossmoor Community Relations Commission will meet at 7 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 23, in the committee room at village hall, 2800 Flossmoor Road. Homewood[Read More…]

The weeks | Jan. 15

DEMOCRACY WATCH As anti-police-violence protesters at the Flossmoor community meeting last fall shouted out, challenging and interrupting the forum’s moderators, a woman seated next to me confided that she was sympathetic to their cause, “but they are going about it the wrong way.” Tomorrow we celebrate the legacy of Dr.[Read More…]

Benefit fundraiser Jan. 28 supports H-F baseball

The Vikings Baseball Booster Club is hosting its Hot Stove Fundraiser on Saturday, Jan. 28, to support the Homewood-Flossmoor High School baseball program. The event, from 6 to 9 p.m. at Balagio Ristorante, 175th and Dixie Highway in Homewood, will feature guest speaker H-F graduate Laurence Holmes, host of Chicago’s[Read More…]

Hazel Crest board to consider Calumet Country Club TIF study

At the regular board meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 10, the Hazel Crest Board of Trustees will consider a contract with a consultant who will study the feasibility of establishing a tax increment financing district for the Calumet Country Club site. The country club, formerly part of Homewood, is owned by[Read More…]

Rowan Willard-Rose gets a big hug from his dads, J.R., left, and Brandon Willard-Rose. (Mary Compton/H-F Chronicle)

The weeks | Jan. 8

THE WEEK > Flossmoor Public Art Commission will meet at 7 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 9, in the committee room at village hall, 2800 Flossmoor Road. Homewood Board of Trustees will meet at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 10, in the board room of village hall, 2020 Chestnut Road. Flossmoor Public Library[Read More…]

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