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Homewood Police Reports: Oct. 17, 2014

59 calls: Traffic Stop (30), Burglar Alarm (5), Traffic Accident with Damage (6), Parking Problem (1), Lockout (1), Assist Fire Department (7), Suspicious Subject (1), Suspicious Circumstances (1), Assist Other Agency (1), Unwanted Subject (1), Domestic Disturbance (1), Panic Alarm (1), Loud Party (1), Disturbance (1), Juvenile Problem (1) Traffic[Read More…]

Homewood Police Reports: Oct. 18, 2014

50 calls: Traffic Stop (28), Traffic Hazard (2), Medical Alert Alarm (1), Traffic Accident with Damage (2), Stray Animal (1), Lockout (2), Suspicous Auto (1), Assist Fire Department (2), Burglar Alarm (4), Vehicle Burglary (1), Suspicious Subject (1), Neighbor Problem (1), Customer/Management Dispute (2), Hangup (1), Disabled Vehicle (1) Traffic[Read More…]

H-F’s balanced budgets lead to top financial rating

It’s not easy meeting expenses when revenue is limited, but Homewood-Flossmoor High School District 233, serving 2,800 students, has managed to present balanced budgets the past 12 years. Ken Parchem, H-F business manager, is proud of that accomplishment and the positive impact it has had on the district’s reputation within[Read More…]

Zombies everywhere

Zombies were everywhere in Apollo Park Saturday, Nov. 1, behind trees, around corners, standing right out in the open, even, waiting to pounce on runners participating the the second annual Zombie Fun Run, a benefit for the H-F Orchestra’s spring trip to Spain . . . You have reached content[Read More…]

Homewood to get the jump on 2015 with noon celebration Wednesday

Cathryne Czarnecki (third fromleft) accepts congratulationsas she receives the Award forExcellence. Joining her are(from left) Scott McAlister,principal of James Hart JuniorHigh; Board of EducationPresident Shelly Marks;and Superintendent DaleMitchell. (Photo by MarilynThomas/The Chronicle) The District 153 School Board on Monday honored Cathryne Czarnecki with its Award for Excellence for her outstanding[Read More…]

Fall events


  • Anew: Building Beyond Violence and Abuse Sneaker Ball fundraiser.




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