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PARCC testing now required in Illinois

More than 180 local senior citizens were given a complementary breakfast, a tour of the new fieldhouse and a chance to join the chorus singing “Happy Birthday” to two centenarians among them. It was all part of the annual Seniors Breakfast hosted by Homewood-Flossmoor High School Wednesday, Oct. 15. Related[Read More…]

Police Reports: Dec. 12, 2014

Flossmoor Station will donate 15 percent of all sales, lunch and dinner, dine-in or carry-out, on Tuesday, Oct. 21, to the HF Orchestra’s Spring Break 2015 performance tour to Spain. To participate, present this flyer when placing an order. During their break, 60 student musicians from HF’s orchestra and choir[Read More…]

Police Reports: Dec. 7, 2014

Diners at Aurelio’s Pizza in Homewood will have an opportunity to help Homewood Boy Scout Troop 342 on Monday, Oct. 20. Present this flyer when you dine a Aurelio’s, 18162 Harwood Ave., from 11:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. and 20 percent of food or drink purchases will benefit the troop.[Read More…]


CN President and CEO Claude Mongeau and Illinois Gov. PatQuinn cut the ribbon officially marking the opening of CN’snew training center in Homewood while Homewood MayorRichard Hofeld, left, U.S. Rep. Robin Kelly, right, state Rep.Napoleon Harris, far right, and other dignitaries look on. (Photo by Eric Crump/The Chronicle) The new[Read More…]

St. Joe’s, IJP Celebrating Catholic Schools Week

The Village of Homewood and other south suburban municipalities did not receive the court ruling they hoped for in a continuing legal battle with the City of Harvey, according to village officials.Homewood and other suburbs that buy water from Harvey have joined the City of Chicago in requesting a third[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