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Homewood man charged with hate crime will undergo testing

The balloons dropped, a boisterous bit of pandemonium ensued, and area families welcomed 2015 at noon Wednesday in Homewood. The Homewood Community Relations Committee hosted the annual New Years Eve bash in the Homewood-Flossmoor Park District Auditorium. The event began with comedy magician Circus Boy providing a show filled with[Read More…]

Three H-F students selected for state band concerts

Pol Danilov of Homewood will undergo psychological testing in the next month to determine if he is fit to stand trial on a charge of attempted murder of a shopper at a Homewood grocery store, according to Cook County State’s Attorney officials. Pol Danilov Judge Michelle Pitman ordered a fitness report for Danilov[Read More…]

Cook’s Night Out at Flossmoor Station to benefit HF Orchestra’s Spain trip

Three students at Homewood-Flossmoor High School will be performing at the Illinois Music Education Association’s yearly convention as members of the state high school bands. Homewood-Flossmoor HighSchool Band Director SarahWhitlock (right), is delightedto have students (from left)Christopher Mason Riedel,Annie Reilly, Isabel Weberand Brian Mayo participat-ing in Illinois Music Edu-cation Association[Read More…]

Police Reports: Dec. 11, 2014

It came down to the wire, but the Martin Avenue open space and streetscape project contract crossed the finish line just before the expiration of its funding source.  At a special meeting Tuesday, Dec. 30, Homewood trustees approved a bid waiver and awarded a $1.2 million contract for developing the[Read More…]

Global Fusion to host Kwanzaa celebration tonight

59 calls: Traffic Stop (32), Assist Fire Dept. (6), Burglary to Vehicle (1), Burglar Alarm (2), Funeral Escort (1), Check Well Being (4), Request to Speak to Officer (2), Suspicious Subject (2), Traffic Accident with Damage (1), Domestic Disturbance (1), Battery (1), Warrant Service (1), Open Door/Window (1), Suspicious Auto[Read More…]

Pop-Up shops are back

Flossmoor residents are banding together to help south suburban neighbors in need during the 2015 MLK Day of Service on Jan. 19. (Image courtesy of MLK Day of Service and the Village ofFlossmoor) The village’s Human Relations Commission is spearheading the day’s events, which will benefit three area social service organizations – the[Read More…]

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