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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…]

Police Reports: Dec. 25, 2014

Tom Kataras At the end of open session Tuesday, Sept. 9, long-time Homewood Trustee Tom Kataras announced his retirement from the board. The retired businessman has served a total of about 10 years on the board, and he thanks board members and village staff for their service to the community.[Read More…]

Flossmoor Farmers Market canceled for 2015

In a lawsuit filed in Cook County Circuit Court Tuesday, Aug. 26, a Homewood man is alleging the village fraudulently inflated his water bill and is seeking $50,000 in damages. Attorney Paul O. Otubusin said last week that his water bill had been at about $200 per billing cycle for[Read More…]

Preparations continue for ‘Big Box’ opening Saturday

Chris Dewall of HomewoodPublic Works makes prep-arations Tuesday, Nov. 25,for the Saturday unveilingof the mysterious Big Boxat Martin Avenue and RidgeRoad in Homewood. Homewood is thinking outside the Big Box this holiday season with the installation of a large shipping container in its downtown area, according to a news release[Read More…]

Police Reports: Jan. 15, 2015

If a medical cannabis dispensary wishes to begin operation in Homewood, it will need to find a home in the M (industrial) zone. By a 4 to 2 vote Tuesday, Aug. 12, the village board of trustees approved medical cannabis dispensaries as a permitted use in the M zone, which[Read More…]

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