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06/14/2022 | What You Need To Know Today

(HIGHER) heat warning The forecast is getting a bit worse, we’re sorry to report. The high temperature today is expected to be 97. Same for Wednesday. On Thursday it will only be 91. Only. The National Weather Service issued a heat advisory for today and tomorrow. Heat indexes could reach[Read More…]

Domestic dispute reported at Foxx home

Flossmoor police were called to the home of Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx about 10 p.m. on June 4 when her husband Kelley said he wanted to report a domestic dispute. The couple met police outside their home. Police took separate statements from Kim and Kelley.  Kelley told police[Read More…]

‘Smiles’ posters losing their grip on local walls

Smiling faces posters on the west side of Ridgewood Tap are starting to peel away from the wall, but the posters were not intended to be long-lasting. (Eric Crump/H-F Chronicle) The big smiles on three local buildings are starting to experience some attrition. The “Smiles Are Contagious” project posters that[Read More…]

6/13/2022 | What You Need to Know Today

Heat warning Cool weather comes to an abrupt end today, with a high of 88, but things get serious Tuesday and Wednesday, according to the National Weather Service, which issued a heat warning for both days. The high is expected to be 97 and 95 respectively. On Thursday the temperature[Read More…]

Summer events

Monday, July 4

  • Flossmoor Volunteer Fire Department kids parade, starting at 10 a.m. at Parker Junior High, ending in downtown Flossmoor.
  • Homewood 4th of July parade, staring at 10 a.m. at the St. Joseph Catholic Church parking lot, 17951 Dixie Highway, south to Ridge Road, then east to Izaak Walton Nature Preserve, where there will be a community picnic.

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