Author: Noah Johnson

Homewood to receive federal aid to fill ambulance funding gap

The village of Homewood will be provided federal funds to make up for a funding gap that comes out of transporting uninsured Medicaid and other patients by ambulance. That’s thanks to an intergovernmental agreement the board approved Sept. 14 at the village’s regular meeting. Because of the agreement, the village[Read More…]

‘A beautiful communal thing,’ Porch Fest’s return enjoyed by audiences, musicians

Music echoed throughout some Homewood and Flossmoor neighborhoods Saturday during the second annual Porch Fest, where local musicians performed on the porches of seven Homewood families while audience members gathered on their lawns and sidewalks on a sunny 90-degree day.   After each hour-long performance, audience members would travel to[Read More…]

Village auditorium leased to Homewood Arts Council

The Homewood Arts Council will lease the village auditorium for art events and activities starting in the fall. A lease between the village and the HAC was approved at the Aug. 10 board meeting. It will allow the HAC to use the auditorium for one year, furthering its mission in[Read More…]

Flossmoor and partners announce Chamber Night event

A new event is coming to Flossmoor in August.  Chamber Night calls on community members to come together and enjoy live music and a night in downtown Flossmoor.  The event scheduled for Aug.18 kicks off at 5 p.m. and will feature an hour of dining at downtown Flossmoor’s restaurants, which[Read More…]

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Phil Lee believes everyone is a DJ at heart. 

Phil Lee, left, shows Ashley Armstrong how to work the console in preparation for the celebration of Flossmoor Station Restaurant & Brewery’s 25th anniversay celebration on Saturday, July 10. Ashley and her sister, Sarah, were guest DJs for the event. (Eric Crump/H-F Chronicle) That includes Mayor Michelle Nelson, who’s slated[Read More…]

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Angels Athletics named Jr. NBA Program of the Year

Girls in the Angels Athletics program, which recently was named the Program of the Year by Jr. NBA. (Provided photo) A girls basketball program in Flossmoor has been named the 2021 Jr. NBA Program of the Year Powered by Under Armor.  Angels Athletics received recognition from the official youth basketball[Read More…]

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