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Buona Beef restaurant may be coming to Flossmoor

Buona Beef, a leading purveyor of one of Chicago’s most iconic sandwiches, is planning to build a restaurant adjacent to Flossmoor’s Meijer store. A representative of the restaurant chain will appear before Flossmoor’s plan commission at its Dec. 15 meeting. Scott Bugner, the village’s inspectional services administrator, said Thursday that[Read More…]

Suspect arrested following Flossmoor home break-in

Charges are pending against a person who broke into a Flossmoor home early on Wednesday and ordered a resident and her child to leave the residence, police said. According to an ECOP alert from the Flossmoor police, the person was arrested without incident and was in custody later in the[Read More…]

Tremendous community response to H-F principal search

Consultants helping Homewood-Flossmoor High School find its next principal were pleasantly surprised by the outpouring of responses received from persons at four focus group sessions and through online surveys. Consultants from BWP and Associates told members of the school board’s Personnel Committee on Monday, Dec. 5, that they were stunned[Read More…]

Arrest made in railway guard’s shooting death

An East Hazel Crest man was arrested Sunday night in connection with the shooting death of a railway security guard on Nov. 26 in Harvey. Rashad Williams, 24, was arrested by Harvey police about 9 p.m. in Chicago Heights, according to ABC7 News. Williams reportedly is a convicted felon with[Read More…]

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Speed, experience paying off for H-F boys basketball squad

The H-F Vikings are off to a fast 5-0 start after Friday’s 80-48 victory over Thornridge in a SouthWest Suburban crossover game in Flossmoor. Earlier, H-F swept four straight games in the Chicago Heights Classic, defeating Thornton Fractional South, Englewood, Bloom Township and Marian Catholic in a memorable 74-73 win[Read More…]

Homewood Library site for FCC Preschool PJs for kids collection

The Flossmoor Community Church Weekday Preschool program is collecting pajamas for children in need as part of the national One Million Good Nights project. Through Friday, Dec. 9, the Homewood Public Library will be a collection site for new pairs of pajamas.  Scholastic Book Clubs will give a new book[Read More…]

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