Author: Eric Crump

The weeks | Oct. 17

Week ->  Homewood-Flossmoor District 233 Board of Education will meet at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 18, in the South Building library, 999 Kedzie Ave. in Flossmoor.  Find the agenda here. Highlight: Under old business, the board will discuss renovation bids for the culinary and fashion design programs.

The weeks | Oct. 9

Week -> The District 161 Board of Education will meet at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 11, at Normandy Villa 41 E. Elmwood Drive, Chicago Heights. The full agenda can be viewed here. The meeting will be streamed live and can be viewed here. Highlights:

The weeks | Oct. 2

Week -> Flossmoor Board of Trustees will meet at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 3, in village hall, 2800 Flossmoor Road.  Find the agenda here. Join the meeting remotely here.  ID 867 4878 3877, passcode 60422. Join by phone at 312-626-6799.   Highlights: Consideration of a resolution approving an . . . You have reached content[Read More…]

2 people shot late Wednesday near 175th and Halsted

Two people went to area hospitals after a shooting incident near 175th and Halsted streets late Wednesday, according to Homewood police. Officers responded to the area at about 11:40 p.m. and discovered a 21-year-old woman gunshot victim. Homewood Fire Department paramedics transported her to the hospital. Police said a second[Read More…]

Fall events


  • Celebrate the season in Flossmoor from 3 to 5:30 p.m. Shopping, Santa, singing and more in downtown Flossmoor. Tree lighting ceremony in Flossmoor Park at 5:30 p.m.
  • Small Business Saturday in Homewood and Flossmoor. Holiday shoppers can help local merchants succeed.

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