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More criminal charges added following Flossmoor home invasion

A 20-year-old Lynwood man is facing additional felony charges following his arrest for home invasion in Flossmoor in early December. Eric Charleston Hagan, 20, of the 18000 block of Willow Drive in Lynwood is now charged with felony armed home invasion, residential burglary, attempted armed robbery and aggravated unlawful use[Read More…]

Buona Beef proposal clears Flossmoor plan commission

Plans for a Buona Beef restaurant in Flossmoor are moving ahead.At their Jan. 5 meeting, village plan commission members voted to recommend approval of Buona’s proposal to build a restaurant adjacent to the Meijer store at Vollmer Road and Crawford Avenue.  You’ve reached subscriber-only content Register for free to continue[Read More…]

Numerous items stolen while Flossmoor family is out of town

Flossmoor residents returning home following a vacation at the end of 2016 discovered thieves had stolen a number of valuables, including watches, musical instruments, a drone and a handgun. The homeowners reported the thefts to their residence, located in the 1600 block of Brassie Avenue, in the early morning hours[Read More…]

Coyote Run golf fees will hold steady in 2017

Golfers will tell you it’s never too early to think about getting back on the links. Lucky for them, there will not be any additional costs in 2017 at Coyote Run Golf Course. After hearing a report from Tom Denklau, course manager, the Homewood-Flossmoor Park District commissioners on Jan. 3[Read More…]

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Krispy Kreme Doughnut shop opening Jan. 10

  Youngsters watch with anticipation, waiting for the next   batch of doughnuts to start coming down the conveyor   in Homewood’s new Krispy Kreme doughnut shop.   The kids were at the store preview Saturday afternoon    with their parents. (Photos by Eric Crump/H-F Chronicle)   Tuesday, Jan. 10, will be the official opening day for[Read More…]

Explore the Pour 2 set for Jan. 13

Calling all beer lovers! Explore the Pour 2 is happening Friday, Jan. 13. The Homewood-Flossmoor Park District’s “Explore the Pour” of 2016 was so successful that the park district is ready for another great event at The Clubhouse at Dolphin Lake, Governors Highway at 183rd Street. Between 6 and 9[Read More…]

Park district plans overnight trip for seniors to Branson, Mo.

The Homewood-Flossmoor Park District is adding a May 22 through 26 trip to Branson, Mo., for persons 55 and older as part of its spring programming. “We’ve had several seniors requesting to do overnight trips,” said Stephanie Simpson, superintendent of recreation. The park district is working with a tour company[Read More…]

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