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Flossmoor prepares for review of Meijer plan

  Surveyors were at work Saturday, Dec. 20, at Ryan’s Funeral Home, 18022 DixieHighway, in preparation for the expected sale of the building to the Village of Homewood. (Photo by EricCrump/The Chronicle) In new business at its regular meeting Tuesday, Dec. 23, Homewood trustees will consider a downtown property purchase and discuss the development of[Read More…]

Police Reports: Dec. 6, 2014

UPDATE: The National Weather Service has revised the snowfall predictions for today. The Homewood-Flossmoor area is now expected to receive about 1 to 2 inches of snow this afternoon. The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a winter storm watch that includes all of Cook County, according to a[Read More…]

Police Reports: Dec. 4, 2013

41 calls: Traffic Stop (23), Burglar Alarm (2), Warrant Service (2), Disturbance (1), Assist Other Agency (1), Assist Fire Dept. (3), Check Well Being (1), Stray Animal (1), Solicitor Complaint (1), Traffic Hazard (1), Found Property (1), Disabled Vehicle (1), Unwanted Subject (1), Suspicious Subject (1), Noise Complaint (1) Traffic[Read More…]

Police Reports: Dec. 3, 2014

Homewood and Flossmoor residents and businesses have enlightened and enlivened the holiday season with a great variety of decorations, from the spectacular avenue of lights on Dartmouth Avenue in Flossmoor, to the giant inflated Santa Claus at Aurelios in Homewood. And holiday yard cards made a comeback this year, thanks to[Read More…]

CN opens new training facility in Homewood

52 calls: Traffic Stop (33), Assist Other Agency (1), Noise Complaint (1), Assist Fire Dept. (3), Lockout (1), Burglar Alarm (4), Juvenile Problem (1), Disabled Vehicle (1), Domestic Disturbance (1), Retail Theft (1), Check Well Being (3), Found Property (1), Lost Property (1) Traffic Stop (33) 12:15 a.m., 1700 Ridge[Read More…]

H-F Board recognizes outstanding sports teams

Artist Ben G. Salus points outfeatures of the original Bubble-opalis painting. (Photo by EricCrump/The Chronicle) What if “normal” people could get a glimpse of what it’s like to be autistic and to appreciate the challenges the condition presents for relationships with others? Homewood artist Ben G. Salus has an idea that might[Read More…]

On the agenda: Homewood trustees to consider property purchase, proposed science center, Halsted building design (UPDATED Dec. 23)

It was a night of resounding applause for outstanding Homewood-Flossmoor High School athletes in fall sports at the H-F school board meeting Tuesday, Dec. 16.  The outstanding efforts of theH-F Girls Swim Team got themto the state tournament thisfall. Coach Tim Caldwell (center)and members (from left)Kelly Morrissey, SusannaReese, Shannon Jordanand[Read More…]

2 local students get special surprise visit at school

The Holiday Angels Program run through Flossmoor Community Church got a big boost this year from students and staff at Homewood-Flossmoor High School.Students collected specific items on the wish lists of 20 needy families selected by local school social workers. The church, acting anonymously, serves as the clearinghouse for distribution[Read More…]

Summer events

Saturday, Aug. 13

  • Doppler on Wheels, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Homewood village hall parking lot, 2024 Chestnut Road.

Friday, Aug. 26

Community Calendar